Engineering & Transport

Mining Exploration

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Diploma of Applied Geosciences/Bachelor of Science (majoring in Geophysics and Applied Geology) – Uni of Adelaide Pathway

Study pathway:
Duration Up to 3 years Full Time
TAFE SA CodeDP10008
Course TypePackage of courses
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FacultiesMining, Engineering and Transport
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Course Admission Requirements

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    Selection criteria is only used when there are more applicants for the course than places available. Applicants will be ranked in the following order:

    1. CSPA score

    Uni Dual Offer Course

    • You will receive an offer to both TAFE SA and University, with the University offer being conditional on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification.
    • You can rest assured you have secured your University offer, pending successful completion of the TAFE SA award.
    • No further application will be required.
    • You will receive credit for TAFE SA studies allowing you to complete two awards dependant on the pathway selected.
    • If accepted, you will receive an offer to TAFE SA and-on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification-an offer to University with no further application required.
    • View our Uni Dual Offer Courses list

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • Please note that fees listed apply to the TAFE SA qualification only. Check the University website for Bachelor fees.
    • Students commencing the Certificate III in Semester 2 may require up to 6 months additional time to complete both awards compared to those commencing in Semester 1.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Employers include petroleum or mineral exploration companies, mining companies, geological or geophysical consulting firms or government organisations.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Applied Geosciences (10263NAT)
    You will graduate from this diploma as a geotechnician, able to undertake various paraprofessional geological duties in the field and office. 26 units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    Fees

    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.