• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
The Energy and Advanced Materials (Honours) degree at Flinders University prepares you to understand physics and materials at a deeper level, apply scientific principles in a materials context, appreciate experiment design and execution, and use scientific instruments commonly used in physics and materials.
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Overview

Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

Why study the Energy and Advanced Materials (Honours) degree at Flinders University

  • Understand physics and materials at a deeper level
  • Apply relevant scientific principles in a materials context and develop an intuitive knowledge of materials
  • Use your maths ability as a language for physics and applications of materials
  • Operate scientific instruments commonly used in physics and materials
  • Retrieve and present information about physics in a scientific manner, including communicating effectively with a variety of audiences.

Your career

Diverse employment opportunities exist in a range of areas such as optics and photonics, telecommunications, micro-electronics, nano-electronics, instrumentation development, acoustics and geophysics.

Potential occupations include:

  • fibre optics designer
  • electronic device developer
  • focused ion-beam scientist
  • electronics technologist/electronics engineer
  • process validation group scientist.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Duration description

      Part-time only for domestic students.

  • Credits
    108 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • Analysis of Engineering Systems 
  • Engineering Materials 
  • Quantum Concepts 
  • Classical Physics 
  • Thermodynamics and Energy Systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    50

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • To gain direct general admission to an undergraduate course at Flinders, you must have successfully completed a recognised secondary education qualification overseas or in Australia, and satisfy our English language proficiency requirements.

CRICOS: 089672B

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34500 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    8978 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8978 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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