Pathways to University

Studying a Diploma at TAFE SA may provide a connected and successful pathway towards a university degree.

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TAFE SA has many credit transfer agreements with universities for TAFE SA graduates. Gaining university credit for the related study you have undertaken at TAFE SA can  reduce the time and fees usually required to complete a Bachelor Degree.


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Dual offer courses

Dual Offer courses give you the option to apply for a TAFE SA qualification and a connected university program at the same time.

You are guaranteed entry into the university degree upon successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification.

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Flinders University Foundation Studies

The Flinders Foundation Studies program provides a pathway into a Flinders University degree and is available to eligible applicants at no cost.
The Foundation Studies Program is delivered across a number of metropolitan and regional TAFE SA campuses, providing students with the opportunity to commence studies at a location that best suits their needs.  

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Pathways to TAFE SA

You can use your previous study at a university or other registered tertiary education provider to gain credit or recognition towards a TAFE SA award course.

You can access the formal credit agreements or you may request to have previously gained knowledge, skills and experience assessed on a case-by-case basis through a recognition of prior learning process.

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Degrees at TAFE SA

TAFE SA delivers higher education programs, both independently and through partnership with other higher education providers. In fact, TAFE SA has delivered Bachelor Degrees and Associate Degrees in specialised areas since 1997.

These degrees have provided students with the opportunity to study applied vocationally based higher education qualifications in a more facilitated learning environment. TAFE SA Associate Degrees are also designed to give you full credit into a related Bachelor Degree at a University.

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