About the course

About the course

The Diploma in Automotive Technology will teach you the skills and knowledge required to diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify automotive electrical and mechanical systems. It is suitable for those working in the automotive service and repair industry at the forefront of the implementation of new technologies.

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Intake Dates & Course Length


January and July

Full time: 6 months (if you have a Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology and Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or equivalent)

If you are an inbound international student, you may wish to apply for a package offer. The package offer is 2 years and includes the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology, Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis and the Diploma of Automotive Technology.

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Career Outcomes


This course will prepare you for advancement within your organisation or provide a pathway to higher skilled employment opportunities. You will gain advanced skills and knowledge in the areas of diagnostics, environmental, business/management and systems analysis.

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Entry and Academic Requirements


International students must have successfully completed theCertificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology,  and Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, or equivalent.

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course, you may apply for the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology,  and Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis with this course as a package offer.

PLEASE NOTE: Box Hill Institute only accept enrolments from international students who are 18 years of age or above at the time of course commencement.

English Language Requirements


A minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 (Academic). A minimum TOEFL score of 530 for paper examination; 179 for computer based and 71 for internet based, or approved equivalent.

For other accepted tests, please visit the English Language Requirements page.

Applying


International students please apply through:

  1. an authorised representative in your country
  2. a Box Hill Institute booth at an education exhibition
  3. or direct to Box Hill Institute

See how to apply or contact the international office for more information.

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Pathways & Accreditation


After successful completion, you may wish to apply for entry into a relevant advanced diploma qualification.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5

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Tuition Fee$8,365
Service Fee$160
Material Fee$0
Retain Course Items$0
Estimated Fee$8,525

Retain Course Items are purchased once by the student prior to commencing. Those items then become the property of the student. Fees listed are at 2020 rates and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. The student tuition fees listed are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

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