Study Abroad and Exchange - Stands for purpose

 
Study Abroad and Exchange - Stands for purpose
Stands
               for purpose

Study Abroad
and Exchange
2017/18
Study Abroad and Exchange - Stands for purpose
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
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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
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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

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future career.                         131,859                                                      Choosing your program
                                                                                                    Choosing your subjects
                                                                                                    Study areas
Our purpose is geared to making an
                                       graduates working in 147 countries
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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
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                                                                                                                                            LIFE AT UOW

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                                                                                                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
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                                                                                                                                            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.
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                                           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
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            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
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                                                                                                                                                   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
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                                                                                                                                                                                          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
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                                    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
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                                    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
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                                    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
                                    —
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         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.
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                                    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
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                                    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
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                                                                                                                                                      Fairy Meadow
                                                                                                                                                         Station

                                                                                                                                                                                           Fairy Meadow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               5/10 minute walk to train station
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Meal service (19 per week)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Close to popular beaches

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Close to shops and cafes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Free shuttle bus nearby
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                                        	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

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Sydney
                                    campus
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                                                                                                                                     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
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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
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            “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
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                                    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:
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                                                                                 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
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                                                                                    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
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                                                                                    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
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                                                                                    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
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                                    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
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                                                                                                                                    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
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                                    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
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                                                                                                     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
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                                    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).
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                                    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
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                                    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
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                                    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
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                                    Science and Technology Studies           STS, SCIE
                                    Sports and Movement Science              MEDI, CHEM, SCIE
                                    Additional subject prefixes              SCED, SCIE
STUDY OPTIONS                                                                                                                                                 STUDY OPTIONS

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                                                                                                                               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

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                                                                                                                               your level of English. English classes commence every 6 weeks.

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                                    ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
                                                                                                                                                                                                       APPLY FOR ACCOMMODATION                                   Request your complimentary airport pick-up at
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                                                                                                                                                                                                       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

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                                    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
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                                    ––   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.

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                                    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

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                                    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
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                                    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
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                                                                                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
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                                    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
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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,
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                                    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)
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                                    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
LEARN MORE
uow.edu.au/future/studyabroad
Call +61 2 4221 3170
facebook.com/uowstudyabroad
student-mobility@uow.edu.au
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