1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
CRICOS course code: 082840C
Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas
What to expect
Study a variety of introductory and first-year degree subjects, designed to help you build on core knowledge and foster skills of academic enquiry. You will enrol in a specific study plan created to suit your chosen major. Benefit from support staff dedicated to students of this degree and the award-winning JCU Learning Centre.
Receive the foundational skills and knowledge to enter your target Bachelor degree course. Graduates who successfully complete JCU’s Diploma of Higher Education meet the entry requirements necessary to enter into many JCU Bachelor degrees.
JCU students may be eligible for advanced standing or credit for some of the subjects completed as part of the diploma.
Majors: You will study a range of core subjects, plus choose one major. There are a wide variety of majors to choose from. Before you enrol in this degree, you must speak to a pathways team member to discuss your study plan.
Not all majors can be studied at all campuses.
Develop the necessary skills to become a successful university student. Begin your dream career with a recognised qualification and pathway to your preferred bachelor degree.
The JCU Diploma of Higher Education is a pathway into university if you don’t have the academic entry requirements for your preferred undergraduate course. It also provides an example of what university study will be like prior to enrolling in a full degree.
Some subjects completed as part of this diploma may be eligible for credit towards a subsequent JCU undergraduate degree.
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Cairns City campus36 Shields Street
Smithfield Campus14-88 McGregor Road
James Cook UniversityDouglas campus
Townsville City CampusCity Arcade, 383 Flinders Street
Students are required to complete academic qualification of Australia grade 12 or equivalent. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.
Academic IELTS – 5.5 (no component lower than 5.0) – or equivalent TOEFL or Pearson (PTE Academic) test.