Pathways and credit transfer opportunities
Swinburne offers courses across a number of qualification levels from Foundation to PhD. This allows you to progress between different course levels, or gain maximum benefit from any previous studies – whether at TAFE or university, within Australia or overseas.
Foundation and UniLink pathwaysSwinburne College delivers Foundation Studies and UniLink Diplomas which prepare you for direct entry into a bachelor degree at Swinburne.
TAFE pathwaysTAFE courses are another degree pathway, offering independent learning with a focus on workplace and practical skills.
Diploma or advanced diploma graduates can pathway into a Swinburne undergraduate degree course, subject to academic performance requirements.
Find information on Foundation, UniLink and TAFE pathways relating to courses within the following areas of study:
- Business, Entrepreneurship and Management
- Design and Film & TV
- Engineering and Aviation
- Health and Community Services
- Hospitality, Tourism & Event Management
- Information and Communication Technologies
Credit transfer is a central component of pathways, and can lead to exemptions from certain course requirements.