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What we stand for — More than ever, universities have an 5 stars Inside obligation to be at the forefront of — for Overall Quality, Student Retention, Learner Engagement, Learning Resources, contemporary policies and society. Skill Development, Student Support and LIFE AT UOW 2 This is why we are engaged with Teaching Quality1 Wollongong, a university city The campus experience innovation, emergent industries and Top 20 Not just lectures and exams future jobs. Support — 12th best modern university in the world2 Our ambition for our graduates is Highest ranked LIVING AT UOW Accommodation options 9 that they will be agile, ethical and — NSW/ACT university in 9 study areas3 competitive in the global economy. And that their experience will shape Top 2% SYDNEY CAMPUS 12 — their sense of self as well as their of universities in the world4 STUDY OPTIONS 14 future career. 131,859 Choosing your program Choosing your subjects Study areas Our purpose is geared to making an graduates working in 147 countries Admissions requirements How to apply impact at a global level. Top 1% for graduates as rated by global employers5 — We stand for purpose and you are GLOBAL PARTNERS 26 welcome to stand with us. 1. Good Universities Guide 2017 2. QS Top 50 Under 50 — Rankings 2016 3. Quality Indicators for Learning and IMPORTANT DATES 28 Teaching (QILT) 2016 4. 218th QS World University Rankings 2016/2017 5. QS World University Rankings Graduate Employers Survey 2016/2017
Life at Blue Mountains LIFE AT UOW Wollongong, SYDNEY Sydney Airport UOW aw ay Cronulla a university city r ay ou — aw 1h ns rox i 0m App x3 Appro UOW WOLLONGONG Being Australia’s 9th largest city and just over an hour from Sydney, Wollongong is a vibrant city that offers the perfect Australian University of Wollongong University of Wollongong lifestyle. It’s affordable, easy to get around and enjoys a lower cost of 0 30km living than other Australian cities. With 17 patrolled surf beaches, a strong sporting community, a rapidly growing music scene and café culture, Wollongong makes being a student easy. Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 2 3 average max summer 27°C temperature (80.6°F) average annual 22°C temperature (71.6°F) 83KM drive to Sydney (53 miles )
LIFE AT UOW University of Wollongong University of Wollongong SUPERMARKET The DUCKPOND LAWN ON CAMPUS The heart of the campus, Groceries, fruit, vegetables, hosting events and live music. delicatessen and more campus LEARN FROM THE BEST experience eat cash buzz Be inspired by world class educators and researchers — 18 FOOD OUTLETS 2 BANKS & 7 COFFEE SHOPS ON CAMPUS 7 ATMS ON CAMPUS Our Wollongong campus combines send fly doctor modern teaching and study spaces on Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 POST OFFICE TRAVEL AGENT CAMPUS HEALTH 83 hectares (205 acres) of landscaped Australian bushland. At UOW you can study in a clean, healthy environment that clip read snack combines the benefits of an active Australian lifestyle with HAIR & BEAUTY BOOKSHOP & CAMPUS the resources of an international university. SALON NEWSAGENT CONVENIENCE STORE SPORTING LIFE When you want to work together and make new friends you’ll Over 60 UOW sporting teams find yourself in a welcoming community filled with people from over 130 countries. Our campus includes academic support, accommodation, sports, culture and entertainment—everything you need. UOW LIBRARY Study, research, collaborate 4 5 UNIBAR REFUEL Home to local, national and international Over 15 food outlets on campus music as well as parties and events.
LIFE AT UOW Not just lectures and exams University of Wollongong University of Wollongong — During your time at UOW there are endless opportunities to get involved with life on campus. With 100 clubs and societies and 180 live acts on campus each year, it’s just a matter of choosing between them. CLUBS AND SOCIETIES UNIBAR Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 clubs.uow.edu.au unicentre.uow.edu.au/unibar There are over 100 clubs and societies on campus, ranging The UniBar hosts some of the best local, national and from social and recreation to religious and cultural groups. international music, as well as great events to make sure you have fun throughout the year. The UniBar provides CENTRE FOR STUDENT students with a casual, relaxed atmosphere and affordable ENGAGEMENT (CSE) meals and drinks. unicentre.uow.edu.au/getinvolved UNIMOVIES CSE runs a number of leadership, training, community unimovies.uow.edu.au engagement and environmental programs designed to give you the chance to learn new things and apply yourself to Latest release, foreign language and arthouse films are real world challenges. screened in the Uni Hall every Wednesday night during session where for a nominal price movie-goers enjoy a full SPORT AND RECREATION cinema-sized screen and quality surround sound. urac.com.au UOWX 6 7 UOW houses world-class sporting facilities including a uow.edu.au/uowx fully equipped gym, tennis courts, squash courts, 50-metre heated swimming pool, multi-court indoor sports centre, UOWx is about exploring new ideas, gaining experience fitness classes, sports fields, basketball courts and more. and expanding your skills. Get involved with co-curricular opportunities and events to expand yourself outside your Join social and representative team sports competitions coursework, and earn an Interim UOWx Record for your plus a range of outdoor activities. You’re bound to find time at UOW. something you enjoy.
LIFE AT UOW Support — University of Wollongong University of Wollongong PEER ASSISTED STUDY SESSIONS HEALTH, MEDICAL AND COUNSELLING (PASS) A range of health services are located on campus, uow.edu.au/student/services/pass including a doctor and dentist. UOW also offers a free, confidential counselling service to all students. Get free academic assistance from current students who have already successfully completed the subjects you are enrolled in. RELIGIOUS SERVICES There are a range of religious services on and off LEARNING DEVELOPMENT CENTRE campus, including a Muslim prayer space, the Omar Mosque near the University, the Nan Tien Buddhist uow.edu.au/student/services/ld Temple in nearby Berkeley and the Sri Venkateswara Free resources, classes and consultations to improve Hindu Temple. There are also a range of student-run your academic performance. religious clubs available to join. Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 STUDENT CENTRAL SAFEZONE uow.edu.au/student/central All students can download SafeZone, the free smartphone app that makes it easy to ask for A one-stop-shop for all assistance for enrolled assistance from UOW Security Services with the students, including enrolment matters, official press of a single button. documents (including transcripts), exams and Living results, and student fee matters. UOW WELLBEING INTERNATIONAL STUDENT uow.edu.au/student/wellbeing PROGRAMS (ISP) Programs, workshops and events to help you live well uow.edu.au/student/services/ISP and perform at your best. at UOW ISP is here to support you in making new friends and CAREERS CENTRAL connecting you to the campus and local Illawarra community. We encourage you to attend and uow.edu.au/careers 8 9 participate. Achieve your career goals and increase your employability as you study. It’s living where home is more than UOW OFFERS A GUARANTEED PLACE four walls and a roof. It’s learning IN UOW ACCOMMODATION TO STUDY with students studying everything ABROAD AND EXCHANGE STUDENTS. from politics to polymers. You will be Conditions apply—for details, see welcomed to campus living and have the uow.edu.au/about/accommodation/guarantee support you need, right down the hall.
LIVING AT UOW SYDNEY Accommodation options Fairy Meadow Station Fairy Meadow 5/10 minute walk to train station Undergraduate accommodation Beach 3 — Postgraduate accommodation FAIRY MEADOW Drive Length of contract (weeks) Meal service (19 per week) Close to popular beaches Close to shops and cafes Free shuttle bus nearby ial Memor Number of beds Science Shared rooms University of Wollongong University of Wollongong Single rooms Centre wy Bathrooms Princes H Mount Ousley Rd Innovation 4 Campus Campus 9 8 1 Northfiel INTERNATIONAL HOUSE 52 222 a a S a a a a a ds Ave Catered 1 NORTH WOLLONGONG 2 Botanical Gardens BANGALAY WEERONA 42 204 a a S a a a a a a COMING 2017 Catered 7 Nth Wollongong 3 Station CAMPUS EAST 42 616 a S a a a a a a a Flexi catered/ North Wollongong Beach Self catered GWYNNEVILLE Princes Hwy 4 KOOLOOBONG VILLAGE 52 & 44 458 a S a a a a Self catered y w Wiseman a Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 ree Beaton Wollongong 5 Park rn F Park Harbour the KEIRAVIEW* 52 46 P a a a a a a F6 Sou 2 Self catered 5 6 MARKETVIEW 42 144 a P a a a a a a WOLLONGONG Self catered 6 7 THE MANOR 52 9 a S a a a a Catered Wollongong Hospital Crown St Postgrad only Mall Wollongong 8 Wollongong City Beach GRADUATE HOUSE 52 78 a P M a a a Princes Hwy Station Self catered units Postgrad, family and mature age 9 BANGALAY 254 Self catered Postgrad, family and mature age KEY 10 11 FREE Route 55 Gong Shuttle FREE Route 9 North Gong Shuttle S = Shared bathroom P = Private bathroom M = Mature undergrad FREE Gwynneville - Keiraville Shuttle All residences feature student development and peer mentor programs, social, sporting and cultural events, and 24/7 student wellbeing care. Utilities, furniture, laundry, car parking and environmentally responsible recycling programs are available at each residence. *Keiraview will not be available in 2018 1 3 5 6 7 9 2 4 8
Sydney campus University of Wollongong University of Wollongong The Sydney Business School Sydney Campus offers BUSINESS SUBJECTS IN: graduate business programs in state-of-the-art –– Accounting –– Applied Finance facilities and a unique learning environment, located –– Economics in the heart of Sydney’s central business district, –– Finance –– Financial Management overlooking Sydney Harbour. The Sydney campus –– Financial Services provides tailored learning and teaching facilities, –– International Business –– Investment and Corporate Treasury together with full administrative support and online –– Logistics links to the main campus, including all electronic –– –– Management Project Management catalogues and databases from the main library. sydneybusinessschool.edu.au Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 12 13
Study STUDY OPTIONS SUBJECT AVAILABILITY Choosing When choosing subjects, note that many subjects at the Wollongong campus are ONLY offered in either Autumn or Spring session. options your subjects Postgraduate business subjects are offered by UOW’s Sydney Business School at the Wollongong and Sydney campuses on a trimester system. Trimesters begin in February, May, and — August. Students enrol in three subjects (18 credit points) per trimester. Students must decide whether they wish to study at the Wollongong or Sydney campus, and only select subjects available at that campus. Students cannot select subjects in a Wollongong or Sydney-based program that includes both Subjects are taught as a mix of lectures, trimesters and semesters. tutorials or seminars, laboratory work ASSESSMENT where appropriate, and individual The assessment details for each subject are available under University of Wollongong University of Wollongong “Subject Information” at uow.edu.au/handbook. study. Study Abroad and Exchange Choosing A comprehensive syllabus outlining assessment and other STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM students are assessed in the same way expectations is provided to students in the first lecture of each The Study Abroad program is designed to welcome students to as Australian students. subject. your program UOW from both formally recognised study abroad partners and non-affiliated institutions for one or two semesters. THE GRADING SYSTEM: PLANNING A PROGRAM OF STUDY Study Abroad students pay tuition fees directly to UOW for their High Distinction (HD): 85–100% — program of study at UOW. Study Abroad and Exchange students enrol for one or two sessions Distinction (D): 75–84% as a non-award student at UOW. UOW sessions (semesters) Credit (C): 65–74% INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM commence in Autumn and Spring (February and July). Pass (P): 50–64% If you are studying a postgraduate business program at our Fail (F): 0–49% The University of Wollongong has established formal exchange Technical Fail (TF): 0% Sydney Business School Sydney or Wollongong Campus, your Study Abroad and Exchange programs agreements with a number of leading universities worldwide to study at UOW for one or two semesters. This program allows sessions are trimesters and start in February , May and August. The transfer of grades to your home university varies for each are designed for international a limited number of students to enrol each session. Exchange After receiving your offer letter from UOW, you are required home college or institution. undergraduate or postgraduate students students are not required to pay tuition fees to UOW. Refer to the list of exchange partners on pages 26-27, and contact your home to submit a UOW Study Plan. Your proposed subjects will then be assessed based on your academic background prior to your WORKLOAD Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 who wish to spend one or two semesters university for more information. arrival. Every effort will be made to obtain approval of your Study Abroad and Exchange students must enrol in a minimum selected subjects, however this is not guaranteed. You’ll need in a program of study at the University of BUSINESS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM to be flexible with your subject selection, and be prepared with of 18 credit points (usually equivalent to three subjects) and a maximum of 32 credit points (usually equivalent to four Wollongong and transfer the credits to The Work Integrated Learning subject, COMM391 Business additional subjects choices. Academic advice on your study subjects) per semester (three is the maximum number of program is available from UOW staff during orientation week. subjects per postgraduate business trimester) to meet the their home institution. For application Internship is designed for students undertaking any Business We advise that you bring a current transcript of your academic requirements of a student visa. or Commerce degree, and provides an opportunity for students procedure information see page 25. to integrate and apply their university knowledge in an industry record from your home university or college, as well as subject Your home institution may separately require that you enrol in a outlines and descriptions. It is your responsibility to ensure that context. Students accepted into the Business Internship minimum of four subjects per semester. the proposed program will earn the credits needed to satisfy the Program are required to enrol in at least one other subject from In determining your individual program, you should note that: degree requirements of your home university or college. the Faculty of Business along with COMM391, and one or two other UOW subjects to make up a full-time study load. More –– subjects are offered on a credit point basis CHOOSING SUBJECTS information on the COMM391 Business Internship Program can –– a normal full-time course load is 48 credit points over two be found at business.uow.edu.au/internship The subject information in this prospectus should be used as a sessions, or 24 credit points for one session (in either Autumn guide only. For further information on subjects please go to or Spring session), or 12 credit points in Summer session. VISITING RESEARCH PROGRAM uow.edu.au/handbook and select “Subject Descriptions” from the menu. One credit point has an implied workload of two hours per week. The Visiting Research Program is designed for students Six credit points represents a minimum of 12 hours of work: 14 15 undertaking research at either undergraduate or postgraduate You can choose by the subject codes on pages 17–23, or by this may be three hours of lectures, four hours of reading and level who are currently enrolled full-time at an overseas entering part of a subject name. five hours of personal study or essay writing. Many full-time university and wish to obtain research experience with a UOW Undergraduate students choose subject codes between 100–400 students will spend fewer than 15 hours a week in contact with research team. This program is usually between three and (i.e. 1st – 4th year subjects). lecturers or tutors but will be expected to prepare for these six months in duration and must be a formal requirement for classes with reading and tutorial preparation. the degree at the student’s home university. Securing a UOW Postgraduate students choose subject codes between 800–900. Australian universities require students to be self-directed in academic supervisor is the responsibility of the applicant. You can study postgraduate subjects if you have completed the their study and to submit a considerable amount of written work Participants must contact the relevant UOW faculty or school to recognised equivalent of undergraduate studies at your home in assignments and seminar or tutorial papers. gain the support of member of UOW academic staff to supervise institution. their project. Check for prerequisites as some subjects require that you have TRANSCRIPTS taken an equivalent subject or number of credits from your home Transcripts of your UOW subject results are issued by the university. University at the end of each session, and provide details of the To give yourself some flexibility with timetabling during subjects completed and final mark and grade awarded. Official enrolment, you should obtain approval in advance for five or six transcripts are sent to your home university or program provider subjects per session. for credit transfer.
UOW study areas BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS — At UOW we focus on strong links with industry, business and government to keep our degrees relevant, with a wide range of professional recognitions. UOW is ranked in the top 150 in the world in the QS 2016 subject rankings for Accounting and Finance and top 200 in for Business and Management Studies. UOW offers subjects in a wide range of study UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE ** SUBJECT CODE areas. Study Abroad and Exchange students are Accounting ACCY Accounting ACCY welcome to choose any combination of subjects Business Information Systems e-Business CSIT CSCI, ISIT Applied Finance Economics FIN ECON from the Subject Descriptions link on the Economics ECON Finance FIN Course Handbook website. Finance FIN Financial Management FIN University of Wollongong University of Wollongong Financial Planning FIN Financial Services FIN uow.edu.au/handbook Human Resource Management MGNT Human Resource Management MGNT International Business ECON, MGNT International Business MGNT, FIN, OPS, BUS In the following pages you will find lists of Management MGNT Investment and Corporate Finance FIN Marketing and Advertising MARK Logistics OPS subject areas available for Study Abroad and Public Relations MARK Management MGNT Exchange students to choose, along with Supply Chain Management/Logistics OPS Marketing MARK the corresponding subject codes. For more Additional subject prefixes See also under Mathematics and Statistics BUS, COMM Project Management OPS, MGNT information on how to choose your subjects see page 25. ** Postgraduate subjects are offered at both the Wollongong and Sydney Campus. Human Resources Management and Marketing subjects are only offered at the Wollongong Campus. COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 At UOW, we place a strong emphasis on industry links to ensure our programs are relevant and our graduates are well positioned to be leaders in their respective fields. UOW is ranked in the top 250 in the world in the QS 2016 subject rankings for Computer Science and Information Sciences. The Academic Ranking of World Universities (2015) ranked UOW in the top 200 in the world in Computer Science. UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Big Data CSCI, ISIT Computer Science CSCI Business Information Systems CSIT, ISIT Enterprise Networking ISIT Computer Science CSIT, CSCI Health Informatics ISIT, HAS Cyber Security CSCI, ISIT ICT Strategic Planning ISIT Digital Systems Security CSCI Information Systems Development ISIT, MTS eBusiness OPS, ISIT Information Technology ISIT, MTS Enterprise Systems Development CSCI Information Technology Management ISIT, MGNT Mobile Computing CSCI Intelligent Systems CSCI 16 17 Multimedia and Games Development CSCI IT Strategic Management ISIT Network Design and Management ISIT, CSCI Multimedia and Visual Processing CSCI Software Engineering ISIT, CSCI Programming and Software MTS Web Design and Development ISIT Software Engineering CSCI
CREATIVE ARTS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Be inspired to do your best at a university that understands With our main campus nestled between the rainforest and the sea, these diverse environments open a world of study UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE what it means to be creative. Your studies will be balanced - opportunities, and will give you balance in your studies, spending as much time in the classroom as out in the field. UOW Creative Writing CACW spending lots of time in the studio creating and refining your is ranked in the top 100 in the world in the QS 2016 subject rankings for Geography, and in the top 250 for Environmental Graphic Design CAGD technique, then exploring the theory, history and meaning of Sciences. your chosen discipline in the classroom. Music CAMS Photography CAVA Theatre CAPA, CAPF UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Visual Arts CAVA Biological Sciences BIOL Earth and Environmental Science EESC, ENVI Additional subject prefixes CACS, CAOS, CST Conservation Biology BIOL Environmental Biology SCIE, BIOL Earth and Environmental Science EESC Environmental Engineering ENVE Environmental Engineering ENVE University of Wollongong University of Wollongong EDUCATION Environmental Science BIOL, EESC, SCIE, ENVI Geology EESC Our range of education degrees provide you with authentic learning experiences and prepares you to work with young Physical Geography and Environmental EESC, GEOG children, parents, families, communities and other professionals. UOW is ranked in the top 150 in the world in the QS 2016 Geosciences subject rankings for Education and Training. Land and Heritage Management EESC, GEOG Marine Science MARE, BIOL UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Physical Geography EESC, GEOG Early Childhood EY** Adult and Vocational Education EDGH Science and Technology Studies STS, SCIE Education for Change ED**, HAS Educational Leadership EDGL Health and Physical Education ED, EDPE Health and Physical Education EDGP Primary Education Additional subject prefixes ED** ED** Higher Education Information and Communication EDGH EDGI HEALTH AND MEDICINE Technology in Education At UOW we ensure our students can practise their skills on real people, in the real world. You’ll be taught by staff who know Literacy EDGR how to prepare you for the challenges you’ll face in the industry because they work in it, and undergraduate and postgraduate Primary Education EDMP qualifications from UOW carry a wide range of professional recognitions. UOW is ranked in the top 400 in the world in the Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Secondary Education EDMS QS 2016 subject rankings for Medicine. Special Education EDGS **These subject prefixes apply to a large range of subjects. Please see the subject database at solss.uow.edu.au/owa/sid/CAL.PUBLIC_VIEW1 for a full search of subjects TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of EDGT available. Other Languages) UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Epidemiology HAS Clinical Exercise Physiology EXSC Exercise Science and Rehabilitation MEDI, EXSC Dementia Care SNPG ENGINEERING Health Administration Health Promotion HAS HAS Health Informatics Health Leadership and Management ISIT, HAS SNPG In recognition of the quality of its teaching, research and facilities, UOW is a Group of Eight Engineering Associate. UOW is Indigenous Health HAS Medical Radiation Physics PHYS ranked in the top 100 in the QS 2016 subject rankings for Mineral and Mining Engineering, top 150 in the world for Civil and Medical and Health Sciences MEDI, MHSA Nursing SNPG Structural Engineering, top 200 for Mechanical Engineering and in the top 250 for Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Medical and Radiation Physics PHYS Nutrition and Dietetics MEDI, DIET The US News Global Universities subject ranking for 2017 has ranked UOW Engineering 257 in the world. Medical Biotechnology MEDI, CHEM, BIOL Occupational Health and Safety SNPG, HAS Medicinal Chemistry CHEM Public Health HAS UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Nursing NMIH 18 19 Civil Engineering CIVL Asset Management ENGG Nutrition and Dietetics DIET, MEDI, HAS Computer Engineering ECTE Civil Engineering CIVL Population Health HAS, EESC, GEOG Electrical Engineering ECTE Computer Engineering ECTE Pre-Medicine MEDI, CHEM, BIOL Environmental Engineering ENVE Electrical Engineering ECTE Public Health HAS Materials Engineering MATE Engineering Management ENGG, MGNT Mechanical Engineering MECH Environmental Engineering ENVE Mechatronic Engineering ECTE, MECH Innovative Manufacturing MECH Mining Engineering MINE Materials Engineering MATL Telecommunications Engineering ECTE Mechanical Engineering MECH Additional subject prefixes ENGG Mechatronic Engineering ECTE, MECH Mining Engineering MINE Telecommunication Engineering ECTE
HUMANITIES MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS In humanities studies at UOW, you will learn critical thinking Mathematics and statistics are the basis for successful decision-making and problem solving in every industry. UOW is ranked UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE and analysis skills applied to real world issues to inform in the top 400 universities in the world in QS 2016 subject rankings for Mathematics. thinking and practice in business, government and not for Chinese (Mandarin) for Character MAND Background Students profit sectors. UOW is ranked in the top 200 in the world Chinese (Mandarin) for Non-Chinese MAND UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE in the QS 2016 subject rankings for English Language and Background Students Applied Statistics STAT Financial Mathematics MATH, FIN, STAT Literature. English Literatures ENGL Financial Mathematics INFO Mathematics MATH French FREN Mathematical Economics MATH, INFO, ECON Statistics STAT History HIST Mathematics MATH Indigenous Studies INDS, AUST Quantitative and Computational MATH, FIN, STAT, CSCI Italian ITAL Trading University of Wollongong University of Wollongong Japanese JAPA Quantitative Corporate Finance and MATH, FIN, STAT, CSCI Philosophy PHIL Investments Politics POL, INTS Risk Management and Insurance FIN, STAT Science and Technology Studies STS Sociology SOC Spanish SPAN MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS Writing and English Literatures ENGL, CACW At UOW, you’ll enter a hands-on, intensive learning environment that encourages you to develop a wide range of creative, Additional subject prefixes CST technical and conceptual skills. You’ll communicate with broad audiences to influence their behaviour and acquire skills that are in demand. UOW is ranked in the top 150 in the world in the QS 2016 subject rankings for Communications and Media Studies. INTERNATIONAL STUDIES UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Our international studies program will connect you with a changing world: the rise of social media, fluctuations in the Digital Media and Communication MEDA, BCM, DIGC economy, multicultural complexity, a shifting climate and revolutions in how we work and play. UOW prepares flexible, Global Media and Communication BCM, CST Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 analytical graduates who are ready to thrive in this world. Journalism and Professional Writing JRNL Marketing Communication and MARK UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Advertising Global Sustainable Development INTS International Studies MIST International Relations INTS Also search the subject database under “Global”, “Asia” and “Europe” PSYCHOLOGY Our psychology courses are accredited by the Australian Psychological Accreditation Council, so our staff are constantly working to ensure our courses meet the evolving needs of students and industry. UOW is ranked in the top 200 universities LAW, MARITIME LAW AND POLICY in the world in QS 2016 subject rankings for Social Sciences. Our unique approach to legal education will provide you with a critical and questioning attitude, broad perspectives and UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE skills and knowledge valuable in a diverse range of legal careers. Postgraduate students with an interest in ocean law and Psychology PSYC, PSYS Psychology (clinical) GHMC, PSYP policy will enjoy access to UOW’s Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS). 20 21 UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Law LAW, LLB Law LAW Fisheries Policy CMP Maritime Policy CMP Maritime Studies CMP
PUBLIC AND POPULATION HEALTH SOCIAL SCIENCE Societies all over the world face huge disease burdens including chronic disease and lifestyle related conditions, such as Social Scientists are tasked with improving the lives of not just individuals but whole communities. UOW social science obesity. Preventing these illnesses, injuries and disabilities is the core business of public health. You will learn the skills to students engage in interdisciplinary study about human behaviour, including subjects in psychology, human geography and work with communities and populations to improve health outcomes, and contribute to an equitable, healthy and sustainable social determinants of health and wellbeing. The US News Global Universities subject ranking for 2017 has ranked UOW Social global community. The US News Global Universities subject ranking for 2017 has ranked UOW Social Sciences and Public Sciences and Public Health 193 in the world. The Academic Ranking of World Universities has ranked UOW in 2016 field of Health 193 in the world. study in the top 200 in the world in Sociology. UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE Epidemiology HAS Psychology GHMC, PHYS, PSYP Criminology HAS Psychology GHMC, PSYP Education for Change ED**, HAS Public Health HAS Health Administration HAS Public Health HAS Human Geography GEOG Health Promotion HAS Workplace Health & Safety HAS Indigenous Studies INDS University of Wollongong University of Wollongong Indigenous Health HAS Psychology PSYC, PSYS Population Health HAS, EESC, GEOG Public Health HAS Psychology PSYC, PSYS Public Health Nutrition HAS, MEDI Public Health HAS Social Marketing HAS, MARK Public Health Nutrition HAS, MEDI Social Policy HAS, SOC Sociology SOC SCIENCE UOW is ranked in the top 150 universities in the world in QS 2016 subject rankings for Materials Science, in the top 150 SOCIAL WORK for Chemistry, top 200 in Earth and Marine Sciences and in the top 250 for Environmental Studies. The US News Global Studying social work at UOW will give you theoretical and practical knowledge to pursue your passion, while working with Universities subject ranking for 2017 has ranked UOW 93 in the world in Materials Sciences, 147 in Geosciences and 183 leading experts in the field who share your passion. UOW is ranked in the top 200 universities in the world in QS 2016 subject in Chemistry. rankings for Sociology. UNDERGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE POSTGRADUATE SUBJECT CODE UNDERGRADUATE Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Biological Sciences BIOL Biotechnology SCIE, BIOL Social Work SOWK Chemistry CHEM Chemistry SCIE, CHEM **These subject prefixes apply to a large range of subjects. Please see the subject database at https://solss.uow.edu.au/owa/sid/CAL.PUBLIC_VIEW1 for a full search of subjects available. Conservation Biology BIOL Earth and Environmental Sciences EESC, ENVI Earth and Environmental Science EESC Environmental Biology SCIE, BIOL Environmental Engineering ENVE Medicinal Chemistry MEDI, CHEM Environmental Science BIOL, EESC, SCIE, ENVI Medical Radiation Physics PHY, PHYS Geology EESC Environmental Engineering ENVE Materials MATE Medical Biotechnology MEDI, BIOL Medical and Radiation Physics PHYS Nuclear Science and Technology PHYS Physical Geography and Environmental EESC, GEOG Geosciences Physics PHYS 22 23 Science and Technology Studies STS, SCIE Sports and Movement Science MEDI, CHEM, SCIE Additional subject prefixes SCED, SCIE
STUDY OPTIONS STUDY OPTIONS Admission Apply now: requirements a step-by-step guide — — STUDY ABROAD & INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAMS 1 UBMIT YOUR COMPLETED UOW S APPLICATION 5 CONFIRMATION OF ENROLMENT & VISA University of Wollongong University of Wollongong ENGLISH FOR ENTRY TO UOW Ensure that your application includes: The UOW Office of Global Student Mobility will email you an electronic confirmation of enrolment (eCOE) ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS : Students who do not meet the direct entry requirements for –– An original copy of your academic transcript once you have accepted your offer and your payment Study Abroad and Exchange may choose to enrol in a period –– An original copy of your English language results –– Completion of at least one year of study at a university or has been processed. You will use this eCOE when of intensive English through UOW College (located on the if applicable other recognised tertiary institution applying for your Australian student visa (visa sub –– A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.7 or higher on a Wollongong campus). Courses are offered for 6, 12 or 18 weeks To apply visit class 500 Non Award). 4.0 scale with the option of adding additional weeks of study depending on uow.edu.au/future/studyabroad/apply 6 your level of English. English classes commence every 6 weeks. 2 APPLY FOR AIRPORT PICK-UP ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT APPLY FOR ACCOMMODATION Request your complimentary airport pick-up at ENGLISH PLUS UNI IELTS uowairportpickup.com.au If you wish to live in a UOW residence then you MUST Offered through UOW College, English Plus Uni is for students –– Academic overall 6.0, and 6.0 in reading and writing. apply to UOW Living by: who do not have English as their first language, and have not 7 TOEFL met the required level of English to undertake a formal semester –– October 31 for Autumn (February) program. –– May 1 for Spring (July) ENROL ONLINE –– 550 paper –– 213 computer Students audit one or two university subjects and at the same You should apply for accommodation by the above You will be advised by email of your subject approvals Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 –– 4.0 TWE/Essay Rating time take part-time English language classes. Students study dates to guarantee your accommodation placement from your Study Plan and provided with instructions –– 79 internet-based with not less than 20 in writing, 18 in English for 14 hours per week and attend their chosen university apply-accom.uow.edu.au on how to enrol online. You will also get your UOW reading, 17 in listening and 16 in speaking. subject(s) for 3–6 hours per week. email address. 3 Students receive a transcript from UOW College for their 8 Applicants who have studied in a country where English is the studies. Home universities may choose to offer credit for this SUBMIT YOUR STUDY PLAN medium of instruction may be exempted—this includes studies in English-speaking countries, as well as completion of schooling program. ARRIVE AT UOW! Study Plans should be submitted by the below dates: in Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore, and examination results in high school English subjects in some European and –– November 1 for Autumn (February) Scandinavian countries. STUDY TOURS AND GROUP PROGRAMS –– April 1 for in Spring (July) UOW College offers customised study tour programs for groups Study Plans are submitted at uow.edu.au/future/ of students. Study tours can be held at any time of the year, studyabroad/yourprogram INDICATIVE TUITION FEES (2016 FEES) and consist of English language training and/or academic 4 Tuition A$9,400 per semester (A$7200 per trimester) components and/or leisure and social research activities. Students are typically accommodated in homestay. RETURNING YOUR OFFER Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) $389 (per semester – single cover)# For all or some of the study tour components, the home ACCEPTANCE (ATTACHMENT A) university may choose to grant credit towards studies at the Return the formal acceptance of the offer 24 25 Student Services and Amenities Fee A$147 (per semester)** home university. (Attachment ‘A’ of your Offer Letter) with payment Additional full-time English language course (if required to as outlined in your offer acceptance (tuition, OSHC reach entry) – $495 per week and SSAF). # Not applicable to Swedish or Belgian students; subject to change without notice by the Australian government. Some Norwegian students may also be exempted. ** Not applicable to exchange students; fee for other students subject to change
Global AGREEMENT TYPES INSTITUTION TYPE INSTITUTION TYPE INSTITUTION TYPE Student Exchange Agreement SOUTH KOREA SINGAPORE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Study Abroad Agreement Chung-Ang University Nanyang Technological University Arcadia University Daejin University Ball State University partners Utrecht Network (Exchange Program) Kyung Hee University SPAIN Beloit College Seoul National University Universidad Complutense de Boise State University Sogang University Madrid Butler University, IFSA Woosuk University Universidad de Almeria California State University, Chico Universidad de Leon California State University, Long LATVIA Universidad de Deusto Beach Latvijas Universitate, Riga Universidad de Oviedo California State University, Universitat de València Monterey Bay LIECHTENSTEIN Colgate University Universität Liechtenstein SWEDEN Colorado School of Mines KTH Royal Institute of Emory University (Goizueta LITHUANIA Tecchnology Business School) INSTITUTION TYPE INSTITUTION TYPE INSTITUTION TYPE Viliniaus Universitetas University of Lund Goucher College University of Wollongong University of Wollongong University of Jinan (Shandong) Umeå University Hanover College AUSTRIA University of Science & GREECE MALAYSIA Karlstads Universitet Indiana University of Pennsylvania Karl-Franzens-Universität, Graz Technology Beijing Aristotéleio Panepistimio of INTI International University & Uppsala Universitet Indiana University, Bloomington University of Science & Thessalonikis Colleges Kalamazoo College BELGIUM Technology of China Universiti Sains Malaysia SWITZERLAND HONG KONG Kansas State University Wuhan University Universität Basel Universiteit Antwerpen MALTA Keene State College Zhejiang Normal University City University of Hong Kong University of Lucerne Hong Kong Baptist University Università ta’ Malta Lebanon Valley College BRAZIL University of St Gallen DENMARK The Hong Kong Polytechnic Marist College Pontificia Universidade Catolica MEXICO Michigan State University Aarhus Universitet University TAIWAN de Campinas Københavns Universitet The Education University of Tecnológico de Monterrey MingDao University Molloy College Pontificia Universidade Catolica Hong Kong Guadalajara Campus National Pingtung Institute of Montana State University Do Rio De Janeiro (PUC-Rio) ESTONIA Universidad Iberoamericana Commerce North Carolina State University, Universidade de Sao Paulo HUNGARY Tartu Ülikool National Taiwan University of Raleigh Universidade Federal NETHERLANDS Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) Science and Technology (Taiwan Northern Arizona University de Santa Catarina FINLAND Arnhem Business School (HAN Tech) Occidental College ICELAND University) Soochow University Pacific University CANADA University of Eastern Finland Helsingin Yliopisto, Helsinki Háskóli Íslands Universiteit Maastrich Southern Taiwan University of Roger Williams University Concordia University Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Technology Smith College HEC Montreal Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 FRANCE INDIA Utrecht Tunghai University McMaster University Springfield College Université Catholique de Lille Pandit Deendayal Petroleum Universiteit Utrecht State University of New York at University of Alberta University THAILAND (IÉSEG School of Management) Plattsburgh University of British Columbia NEW CALEDONIA École Catholique d’Arts et Métiers Assumption University Univeristy at Albany, State University of Calgary IRELAND University of New Caledonia (ECAM Lyon) Chiang Mai University University of New York University of Manitoba University College Cork École Catholique d’Arts et Métiers Kasetsart University University of Arizona University of Montreal (ECAM Strasbourg) University of Limerick NORWAY University of Colorado (Boulder) University of Toronto École Internationale des Sciences VID Specialized University TURKEY ITALY University of Connecticut University of Victoria du Traitement de I'Information The University College of Bogaziçi University University of Denver University of Waterloo École Spéciale de Mécanique et Politecnico di Milano Southeast Norway Koç University University of Hartford D'Electricité (ESME – Sudria) Università di Bologna Lillehammer University College CZECH REPUBLIC University of Illinois, Urbana- Institut National des Sciences Università degli studi di Ferrara Norwegian University of Science UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Champaign Masarykova Univerzita, Brno Appliquees de Lyon (INSA Lyon) Università degli studi di Genova and Technology (NTNU) University of Wollongong in Dubai University of Kansas, Lawrence Institut Polytechnique LaSalle Università degli studi di Napoli Universitetet i Bergen CHINA Beauvais University of Maine Federico II Dep of Economics and University of Oslo UNITED KINGDOM Beihang University Université d'Orléans Statistics University of Massachusetts, University of Stavanger Cardiff University Amherst Beijing Institute of Technology University of Pau and Pays de Università degli studi di Molise Lancaster University (BIT) l'Adour POLAND University of Miami Università per Stranieri di Siena Queen’s University of Belfast Beijing Jiaotong University Université de Lille University of Nebraska, Lincoln Università degli studi Roma Tre Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Kraków University of East Anglia University of North Carolina, 26 27 Central China Normal University Université de Strasbourg University of Exeter Chapel Hill China University of Mining and Université François-Rabelais, Tours JAPAN PORTUGAL University of Hull University of North Carolina, Technology (CUMT Beijing) Université de Montpellier Dokkyo University Universidade de Coimbra University of Leeds Asheville China University of Mining and Doshisha University Instituto Superior Tecnico Technology (CUMT Xuzhou) GERMANY University of Liverpool University of North Carolina, Gunma University Universidade da Madeira Wilmington Guangdong University of Foreign Friedrich-Alexander-Universität University of Sheffield Hiroshima Shudo University University of North Florida Studies Erlangen-Nürnberg ROMANIA University of Surrey J.F. Oberlin University University of Oklahoma Jinan University (Guangdong) Fachhochschule Kiel Kindai University Universitatea ‘Alexandru Ioan Julius Maxmilian University of University of Scranton North China University of Meio University Cuza’, Iasi Technology Wurzburg University of Texas, Dallas Oita University Western Michigan University Shanghai University of Leibniz Universität Hannover SLOVAKIA International Business and Otaru University of Commerce Wheaton College Ruhr-Universität Bochum Univerzita Komenského v Economics (SUIBE) Senshu University SRH University Heidelberg Braislave Shanghai International Studies Shinshu University Technische Universität München University (SISU) Sophia University SLOVENIA Universität Mannheim Tongi University Tokyo Metropolitan University Univerza v Ljubljani Universität Leipzig University of Electronic Science & University of Electro- Technology of China (UESTC) Communications
Important dates University of Wollongong University of Wollongong WOLLONGONG CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION APPLICATIONS Spring Session–2017 (July–November) Applications for university residences must be made online at Your UOW apply-accom.uow.edu.au Orientation 17 July Lectures Commence 24 July In order to guarantee a place in the residences, application End of Session 16 November must be submitted by: Summer Session–2017/2018 (November-February) 31 October for studies commencing in February May 1 for studies commencing in July Lectures Commence 4 December experience End of Session 9 February Autumn Session–2018 (February-July) ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSE DATES Orientation 20-22 February 2018 Lectures commence 26 February 2018 For entry to Length of Start date End of session 21 June 2018 UOW session study required Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 Study Abroad and Exchange 2017/18 awaits. 18 weeks 27 February 2017 Spring Session–2018 (July–Nov) Spring 2017 12 weeks 10 April 2017 Orientation 17 July 2018 (Tentative) Lectures commence 23 July 2018 6 weeks 22 May 2017 End of session 15 November 2018 18 weeks 3 October 2017 Autumn 2018 12 weeks 13 November 2017 SYDNEY BUSINESS SCHOOL – SYDNEY AND 6 weeks 8 January 2018 WOLLONGONG INNOVATION CAMPUS 18 weeks 26 February 2018 Trimester 1–2017 (February-May) 12 weeks 9 April 2018 Spring 2018 Enrolment/Orientation 31 January – 1 February 6 weeks 21 May 2018 Lectures Commence 6 February End of Session 28 April Trimester 2–2017 (May-August) 28 29 Enrolment/Orientation 9-10 May Lectures Commence 15 May End of Session 4 August Trimester 3–2017 (August-November) Enrolment/Orientation 15-16 August Lectures Commence 21 August End of Session 16 November Trimester 1-2018 Enrolment/Orientation To be confirmed Lectures Commence 5 February 2018 End of Session 27 April 2018
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