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18800 AUD/year
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About

The Wine Science certificate from the University of Southern Queensland suits those who wish to upgrade their knowledge of recent advances in wine science and university graduates working in the wine industry. 

Overview

  • Do you have dreams of growing your own grapes or producing wine in Burgundy, Margaret River or the Granite Belt? Do you want to be an important part of an exciting and growing industry?
  • Highly applied and analytical, the course is suitable for those of you looking for a career change. 

Career outcomes 

  • As a graduate of the Wine Science certificate from the University of Southern Queensland  you will have the skills to work in the vineyard, the winery, or both. There are also a variety of exciting opportunities to be found in the broader agricultural sciences that support our grape and wine producers.
  • Careers may include viticulturist and vineyard management, grower liaison, agronomy, plant and soil health, wine making, cellar management, laboratory management, wine sales and cellar door management, wine marketing, distribution, imports and exports, wine warehousing, vineyard and winery supply sales, wine journalism and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Skills                      
  • Grape and Wine Production     
  • Wine Production                 
  • Chemistry 
  • Viticultural and Winemaking Practice
  • Wine Biochemistry and Microbiology   
  • Industry Placement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place

Credits

4 alternative credits

units

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 069701A  

  • 3-year Bachelor degree from an Australian university or equivalent.
or
  • equivalent professional work experience, as determined through the Credit and Exemption procedure.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18800 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    14800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 4008
  • International Online: AUD 18800

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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