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2020–2021
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& POSTGRADUATE
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                                                                                                                                 Our global reputation................................................................................4

                                                                                                                                 Life in Perth..................................................................................................6

                                                                                                                                 A unique campus........................................................................................8

                                                                                                                                 UWA student life........................................................................................10

                                                                                                                                 Facilities..................................................................................................... 12

                                                                                                                                 A world-leading course model...............................................................14

                                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Arts.........................................................................................16

                                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Biomedical Science........................................................... 18
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                                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Commerce........................................................................... 20

                                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Science................................................................................. 22

                                                                                                                                 Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)........................................................24

                                                                                                                                 Pathways to professional careers........................................................ 26
                                       “The University of Western Australia
                                        believes in preparing our graduates                                                      Choose your postgraduate degree...................................................... 28

                                        to be the change-makers in society.                                                      Postgraduate courses............................................................................. 30
                                        Our high-quality courses and unique
                                        course structure will equip you with the                                                 Academic entry requirements.............................................................. 38

                                        multidisciplinary skills needed to succeed                                               English language requirements............................................................ 40
                                        and transform the world in which we
                                        live, improving the lives of others and the                                              Help with English language skills..........................................................41

                                        communities we serve.                                                                    How to apply for an undergraduate degree...................................... 42

                                       I welcome you to our community and                                                        How to apply for a postgraduate degree........................................... 44
                                       invite you on an exciting journey to turn
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                                       your ambitions into reality.”

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                                       – Professor Dawn Freshwater, Vice-Chancellor
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                                                                                      ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
                                                                                      The University of Western Australia

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                                                                                      Noongar land and that Noongar
                                                                                      people remain the spiritual and cultural
                                                                                      custodians of their land and continue
                                                                                      to practise their values, languages,
                                                                                      beliefs and knowledge.

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Our global reputation
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                                       Study at an
                                                          Ranked in the
                                                          world’s Top
                                                                                                                                                                         Ranked in
                                                                                                                                                                         the world’s      TOP 50
                                                          100
                                                                                                                                                                         • Agriculture and Forestry           • Ecology

                                       internationally                        Well-established
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                                                                                                                                                                           Anatomy and Physiology
                                                                                                                                                                           Civil and Structural Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Public Health
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Environmental Science
                                                                                                                                             UWA is a member of          • Earth and Marine Science             and Engineering

                                       recognised                             industry partnerships            Globally recognised
                                                                                                               course structure              the Group of Eight –        •
                                                                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                                                                           Mineral and Mining Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                           Psychology
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Marine/Ocean Engineering
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Mining and Mineral Engineering

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                                                                              67% of all majors at UWA
                                                                                                                                             a coalition of the best
                                       university          st   in Western
                                                                Australia
                                                                              incorporate a work-integrated
                                                                              learning component
                                                                                                               aligned with leading
                                                                                                               European, Asian and           research-intensive
                                                                                                                                                                         • Sports-related subjects
                                                                                                                                                                           (QS 2019)
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Agricultural Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Oceangraphy
                                                                                                                                                                         • Biological Science                   (ARWU 2018)
                                                                (ARWU 2018)
                                                                              (Universities Australia, 2018)   North American universities   universities in Australia
                                                                                                                                                                         • Clinical Medicine

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Life in Perth
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                                              Perth is Australia’s fourth-largest city and
                                              capital of the thriving state of Western Australia.
                                              Consistently voted one of the most liveable cities
                                                                                                                                                                                               Shanghai
                                              in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit,
                                              the city offers an inspiring study environment
                                              with sunny weather, a relaxed outdoor lifestyle
                                              and beautiful natural scenery.                                                                                                                      Manila

                                              Perth holds international appeal for its
                                              safety, strong cultural diversity and urban
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                                              sophistication. The city’s cultural scene offers                                                            Singapore
                                              an array of activities, with plenty of festivals,
                                              eateries, modern bars and weekend markets                                                                                   Jakarta
                                              adding flavour to the city and its suburbs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Darwin
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Brisbane
                                                                                                                                                                         Perth                                                         Sydney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Canberra
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Adelaide
                                                                                                                                                                                    GMT +8                                        Melbourne
                                                                                                                                                                                    Same time zone as
                                                                                                                                                                                    60 per cent of the
                                                                                                                                                                                    world’s population.                             Hobart

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                                                                                                                  Language

                                       Cultural                                                        English
                                                                              Perth’s population
                                                                                                                                                       Direct
                                       diversity
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                                                                                                       Democratic                                                                                         One of Australia’s
                                                                                                                                   Weather             flights to
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                                       More than   200 different                             million   government
                                                                                                       (Westminster system)                            Jakarta 4.5 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                          most affordable
                                                                                                                                    Summer 18–32°C                                                        capital cities

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                                       nationalities live, work and                                                                                    Singapore 5.5 hours

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                                                                                                                                    Autumn 13–26°C     Kuala Lumpur 6 hours
                                       study in WA, speaking more
                                                                               Complete                FREE WiFi              GMT +8Winter 9–18°C
                                                                                                                                                       Guangzhou 8 hours                                  (Worldwide Cost of Living Survey 2018,

                                       than   170 languages                    religious freedom       in Perth city                Spring 11–23°C
                                                                                                                                                       Hong Kong 8 hours
                                                                                                                                                       London 17 hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Economist Intelligence Unit)

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←← Socialise with friends at one of the many cafés.
                                                                                                                                                    →→ Enjoy an outdoor cinema experience at
                                                                                                                                                       UWA’s Somerville Auditorium.

                                                                                                                                                                                                          ←← Relax in heritage-listed
                                                                                                                                                                                                             gardens and open
                                                                                                                                                                                                             courtyards.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                             Try different cuisines
                                                                                                                                                                                                             at Guild Village, located
                                                                  A unique campus                                                                                                                            on campus.

                                                                                                                                                     UWA Claremont
                                                        Located by the Swan River and only minutes from                                              Just a few minutes from the main
                                                                                                                                                     Perth campus is the University’s
                                                        Perth’s city centre, UWA is often described as one of
                                                                                                                                                     historic Claremont campus, which
                                                        Australia’s most picturesque campuses.                                                       is home to the UWA Centre for
                                                                                                                                                     English Language Teaching (UWA
                                                                                                                                                     CELT) and Taylors College, which
                                                                                                                                                     provides foundation courses for
                                                                                                                                                     international students.

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                                                                                                                   Experience the atmosphere                                                              UWA Albany
                                                                                                                   at Guild Village, home to
                                                                                                                   shops, food outlets, a medical                                                         UWA has a high-tech education centre
                                                                                                                   centre, bank and other student                                                         in the southwest town of Western
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Australia – a five-hour drive from
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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Perth. Here you can experience all
                                                                                                                ←← Discover the Cultural                                                                  that regional WA has to offer while
                                                                                                                   Precinct, UWA’s cultural hub                                                           studying at university.

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                                                                                                                   that supports music, theatre,

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                                                                                                                   exhibition programs.

                                       →→ Enjoy the scenery of Matilda Bay
                                          and take part in kayaking, rowing or
       8                                  sailing on the Swan River.                                                                                                                                                                                      9
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UWA Student Guild                              The Guild Village                              UWA Sport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       At The University of Western Australia
                                                                                                                         Student life at UWA is dynamic, with           The Guild Village is a hive of activity, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       sport plays a central role in the lives
                                                                                                                         social activities on campus organised          houses shops, food outlets, a medical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of students and promotes a healthy
                                                                                                                         by the representative student                  centre, dentist, bank and other useful
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       campus culture. Whether you’re
                                                                                                                         organisation, the UWA Student Guild.           student amenities such as the Guild
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       training for a gold medal or looking
                                                                                                                                                                        second-hand bookshop (where you can
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       for a spin, dance or Pilates class,
                                                                                                                         With a reputation for being one of the         buy SmartRider reduced-cost travel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       UWA Sport offers programs and
                                                                                                                         most active in Australia, the Guild runs       passes). A regular marketplace that’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       membership options to suit everyone.
                                                                                                                         more than 150 clubs and societies              held in the Guild Village is the place to
                                                                                                                         that cover a range of interest areas,          buy inexpensive, locally made clothes,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Becoming a Fitness Centre member
                                                                                                                         from anime to zoology. These groups            jewellery and more.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       gives you access to more than 50 group
                                                                                                                         have about 15,000 members between
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       fitness classes a week, state-of-the-art
                                                                                                                         them and organise hundreds of events           Leisure and recreation                         equipment, multiple training zones,
                                                                                                                         each year, spanning balls, festivals,
                                                                                                                                                                        The Cultural Precinct                          qualified instructors and free tickets
                                                                                                                         workshops, networking opportunities,
                                                                                                                                                                        The Cultural Precinct is UWA’s                 to our popular training, health, fitness
                                                                                                                         competitions and more.
                                                                                                                                                                        cultural hub, supporting the music,            and wellbeing Masterclasses.
                                                                                                                                                                        theatre, dance, literature and
                                                                                                                         The Guild also provides student
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Up for some healthy competition? You
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                                                                                                                                                                        exhibition programs on campus.
                                                                                                                         representation, with staff on hand to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       can join our interfaculty, intercollege or
                                                                                                                         give extra support to you on academic,
                                                                                                                                                                        • Be inspired by art at the Lawrence           social competitions, or represent one
                                                                                                                         financial or welfare matters affecting
                                                                                                                                                                            Wilson Art Gallery                         of our 27 sport clubs, catering for all
                                                                                                                         your study. The free Guild membership
                                                                                                                                                                        • Discover sculptures around campus            skill levels from amateur to elite.
                                                                                                                         entitles students to great discounts
                                                                                                                                                                        • Be moved by a free lunchtime
                                       UWA student life                                                                  on campus and at restaurants, shops,
                                                                                                                         activities and services around Perth.
                                                                                                                                                                            concert at the Conservatorium of           If you’d like to try something new, sign
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       up for our Recreate Short Courses. With
                                                                                                                                                                            Music
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                                                                                                                                                                        •   Read a new book from UWA                   everything from salsa to surfing, trips
                                                                                                                                                                            Publishing                                 to Rottnest and self-defence classes,
                                                                                                                         The International Students’ Service
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Learn more about Indigenous                there really is something for everyone.
                                                                                                                         (ISS) is part of the Student Guild and
                                                                                                                                                                            culture through the Berndt Museum
                                                                                                                         looks after the welfare of international
                                                                                                                                                                            Collection                                 We also support our elite athletes
                                                                                                                         students studying at the University.
                                                                                                                                                                        •   Book performances at the Octagon           in their academic and sporting
                                                                                                                         ISS also puts on social and educational
                                                                                                                                                                            and Dolphin theatres                       pursuits through the Student Athlete
                                                                                                                         activities such as a trip to Rottnest and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Development Program.
                                                                                                                         Spring Feast.
                                                                                                                                                                        The Cultural Precinct also supports            sport.uwa.edu.au
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                                                                                                                                                                        broader arts and cultural events
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                                                                                                                                                                        that take place throughout the
                                                                                                                                                                        year, including collaborations with
                                                                                                                                                                        the Perth Festival.
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Indian Ocean Marine                           IQX
                                                                                                                                               Research Centre (IOMRC)                       Launched in March 2018, IQX is
                                                                                                                                               UWA houses IOMRC, the largest marine          Western Australia’s most exciting new
                                                                                                                                               research capability in the Indian Ocean       innovation and co-working space,
                                                                                                                                               Rim – a multimillion-dollar facility          powered by the UWA Innovation Quarter
                                                                                                                                               that will enable Australia to expand          and Business Foundations. IQX offers
                                                                                                                                               international research.                       special access to UWA graduate and
                                                                                                                                                                                             alumni-owned enterprises.

                                                                                                                                               J Robin Warren Library                        Opening 2020
                                                                                                                                               Named after Professor (John) Robin            EZONE UWA
                                                                                                                                               Warren, co-recipient of the Nobel Prize
                                                                                                                                               for Medicine in 2005 along with Professor     Featuring a network of flexible teaching,
                                                                                                                                               Barry J Marshall, this facility is a state-   research and industry-engagement
                                                                                                                                               of-the-art hub where researchers,             spaces, EZONE UWA Student Hub
                                                                                                                                               students and medical practitioners can        is designed to deliver outstanding
                                                                                                                                               collaborate, expand their knowledge           graduates and innovative solutions
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                                                                                                                                               and enhance research and teaching             in the fields of engineering and
                                                                                                                                               excellence in Western Australia.              mathematical sciences.

                                                                                                                                                                                             EZONE UWA Student Hub will provide
                                                                                                                                               Oral Health Centre of WA                      students with an unparalleled learning

                                                          Facilities                                                                           In partnership with the Western
                                                                                                                                                                                             experience, embrace new teaching and
                                                                                                                                                                                             interactive learning models, support
                                                                                                                                               Australian Government, UWA has an
                                                                                                                                                                                             our researchers to uncover solutions
                                                                                                                                               oral health centre that offers students
                                                                                                                                                                                             to the world’s greatest challenges,
                                                                                                                                               the most modern teaching and clinical
                                                                                                                                                                                             and create a vibrant, innovative space
                                       UWA brings together heritage architecture and          Barry J Marshall Library                         services available.
                                                                                                                                                                                             for industry, community and alumni
                                       state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities to   This library is UWA’s hub for science                                                          engagement. It is expected to open to
                                                                                              students and researchers. Named after the                                                      students in Semester 1, 2020.
                                       provide you with an ideal learning environment.        University’s Nobel Prize-winning professor,      Reid Library                                  ezone.uwa.edu.au
                                                                                              it has soundproofed study rooms,                 With more than a million books, UWA’s
                                       As a student, you can enjoy a range of recreational    multimedia suites and a café on site.            Reid Library is the largest academic          School of Indigenous Studies
                                       amenities and modern facilities, including lecture                                                      library in Western Australia. If you can’t    A brand-new, purpose-built facility
                                                                                                                                               find what you’re looking for here, there      for students and staff is in the works
                                       and performance theatres, tutorial spaces,             Bayliss Building                                 are several specialist-subject libraries      for the School of Indigenous Studies.
                                       studios, laboratories and more, which ensure you       Home to the School of Molecular Sciences,        around campus, including law, music,          First established on campus in 1988
                                       feel inspired to pursue your personal interests and    this five-storey building is a thriving centre   medical and dental, and more.                 as the Centre for Aboriginal Programs,
                                                                                              for world-class research, with advanced                                                        increased enrolments over the past

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                                                                                              labs on every level. It’s also the largest                                                     decade have caused the School to
                                                                                              building on the UWA campus and features          Rosemarie Nathanson                           outgrow its current accommodation in
                                                                                              an impressive DNA double-helix design.           Financial Markets                             Shenton House.

                                                                                                                                               Trading Room
                                                                                                                                                                                             Planning is now under way for a new
                                                                                                                                               As Australia’s largest university
                                                                                              Clinical Training and                                                                          building in the southern precinct of
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                                                                                                                                               trading room, this award-winning              the UWA Perth campus, overlooking
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                                                                                              Education Centre (CTEC)                          facility gives students access to more        Matilda Bay. Once complete, the
                                                                                              CTEC is Australia’s premier medical and          than 400 global markets and features          facility will assist in achieving the

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                                                                                              surgical skills training centre and one of       50 financial terminals, 160 monitors          School’s aim to achieve excellence

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                                                                                              the most advanced medical technology             and access to markets, newsfeeds and          and equity in all aspects of higher
                                                                                              complexes in the world. Students are             even tweets in order to demonstrate           education for Aboriginal and Torres
                                                                                              taught in the interactive hospital-style         and explore how these interact and            Strait Islander people.
                                                                                              setting using cutting-edge simulations.          affect prices.

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Study pathway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Choose your degree

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Arts   Biomedical Commerce       Science    Philosophy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Science

                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Choose one or two majors

                                                                   A world-leading
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                                                                    course model                                                                                                                                                  Select your core units and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       additional units

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Undergraduate
                                       The UWA course model is progressive, personalised and benchmarked against the world’s
                                       leading universities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Graduate with an
                                       You can choose from five bachelor’s degrees: Arts, Biomedical Science, Commerce, Science and Philosophy – and you won’t                                                                                        undergraduate degree
                                       be limited to one major. Our course model means you can major in two areas. Choosing to complete two majors during your                                                         Honours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      prior to honours and/or
                                       three-year bachelor’s degree1 means you’ll broaden your knowledge across multiple disciplines.                                                                                                                 postgraduate study

                                       You also don’t need to confirm your major, or majors, until the end of first year, so you can explore your strengths and
                                       interests without losing time or money. Once you’ve graduated from your first degree, you can go straight into the workforce
                                       or continue on to postgraduate study.                                                                                                                                     High-achieving students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 may choose to undertake an
                                                                                                                                              Complementary units                                                honours specialisation
                                       A postgraduate degree gives                                  Glossary                                                                                                                                               Postgraduate
                                                                                                                                              These units go hand-in-hand with
                                       you advanced knowledge and                                   There are four types of units that make
                                                                                                                                              your major/s and are designed to        Our Future Students team
                                       specialised skills, so you can                               up your degree: core, broadening,
                                                                                                    complementary and elective. A unit
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                                       with a higher qualification than a                           Broadening units add a valuable           Some majors have set core units                                                                         attractive to employers
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DURATION                                                        2019^
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bachelor of Arts 2020–2021
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                                                                                 Bachelor of Arts                                                                                                                        BP001                      003005D                          YEARS
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FEBRUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   AND JULY                  AUD   $31,100
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PER YEAR

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ^ All fees quoted are for 2019 unless specifically stated otherwise. 2020 fees will be available from fees.uwa.edu.au when published.

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                                                             The Bachelor of Arts degree                 Tackle the great challenges facing society
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                                                                                                         with a major in Philosophy, Political          Career-ready                                                                                                                                           “I have always had a natural
                                                             at UWA offers you a unique                  Science and International Relations, or                                                     • Anthropology and Sociology                     •   Italian Studies
                                                                                                                                                        As part of your Arts degree, you                                                                                                                        interest in both political science
                                                             learning experience with                                                                                                                • Archaeology                                    •

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                                                                                                         Anthropology and Sociology. Develop                                                                                                              Japanese Studies                                      and history, so they were natural
                                                                                                                                                        can choose to undertake an arts
                                                                                                         critical cultural engagement with a major                                                   • Architecture                                   •   Korean Studies                                        choices for me to study at uni. I’m
                                                             the flexibility and depth to                                                               practicum. This provides the                     (co-requisite majors)*                       •   Landscape Architecture

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                                                                                                         in History, English and Literary Studies,                                                                                                                                                              enjoying the quality of the lectures
                                                             pursue your passion while                                                                  chance to work on a supervised               •   Asian Studies                                •   Law and Society
                                                                                                         or our range of regional specialisations.                                                                                                                                                              and the content being studied, but
                                                                                                                                                        project in a workplace of your               •   Chinese Studies                              •   Linguistics
                                                             gaining transferable skills                 Make a difference to your community                                                                                                                                                                    my favourite aspect would be the

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                                                                                                                                                        choice, while earning credit towards         •   Classics and Ancient History                 •   Music: Electronic Music
                                                                                                         with a major in Psychology, Human                                                                                                                                                                      excellent facilities here, especially
                                                             for a future-proof career in                                                               your degree. You’ll gain practical           •   Communication and Media Studies                  and Sound Design
                                                                                                         Geography and Planning, or Work and                                                         •   Criminology                                  •   Music General Studies                                 after the recent refurbishment of
                                                                                                                                                        workplace experience and industry
                                                             a diverse range of fields.                  Employment Relations. Or participate                                                        •   English and Literary Studies                 •   Music Specialist Studies**                            Social Sciences and Arts rooms.
                                                                                                                                                        connections, helping you gain the
                                                                                                         in our innovative language programs to
                                                                                                                                                        skills to launch a successful career.        •   Fine Arts                                    •   Music Studies                                         I am also a Vice-President of the
                                                             The UWA Bachelor of Arts is one of          equip you with linguistic skills and an                                                     •   French Studies                               •   Philosophy                                            UWA Politics Club, which is a great
                                                             the most diverse degrees in Western         enhanced cultural understanding.                                                            •   Gender Studies                               •   Philosophy, Politics                                  forum for people who are interested
                                                             Australia, with 35 majors to choose                                                                                                     •   German Studies                                   and Economics (double major)                          in politics. It has a focus on domestic
                                                             from. Spanning music and design to          UWA’s Bachelor of Arts sets you on
                                                                                                                                                      Beyond your degree                             •   History                                      •   Political Science and                                 politics, and hosts a range of events
                                                             law, humanities and social sciences,        the path to becoming a global citizen.       Gaining demonstrable transferable              •   History of Art                                   International Relations                               including debates, quiz nights and
                                                             our Bachelor of Arts gives you the          Study abroad for a semester at a partner     skills and experience via the UWA              •   Human Geography and Planning                 •   Psychology (double major)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                mock parliaments.”
                                                             lifelong skills employers seek, for an      university, or choose from our range of      Bachelor of Arts sets you apart and            •   Indigenous Knowledge,                        •   Psychology in Society
                                                                                                                                                                                                         History and Heritage                         •   Spanish Studies

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                                                             immediate competitive edge in the           short international study units. You can     prepares you for the future. As an Arts                                                                                                                    Ian Tan – Politics and History
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                                                             employment market. This is evidenced        also learn a language, with four Asian and   graduate, you are equipped with a
                                                             by the fact that our graduates enjoy the    four European languages to choose from.      well-rounded education in addition
                                                             highest average starting salaries for                                                    to excellent communication, research      *
                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Architecture co-requisite majors are two majors that must be taken together.
                                                                                                                                                                                                **
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Can be taken as a second major only in conjunction with the Music Studies degree-specific major.
                                                             Bachelor of Arts graduates in Australia     Why study Arts?                              and technical skills that allow you to
                                                             (University Rankings Australia, 2018).                                                   enter many different careers. You
                                                                                                         Studying Arts equips you for every
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                                                                                                         aspect of life. It enables you to discover
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                                                             Studying the Bachelor of Arts at UWA                                                     postgraduate studies to pursue a
                                                             allows you to take courses from a range     your talents, interests and abilities,       professional career or to give you a
                                                             of subjects, from the earliest days of      and develop them fully. You’ll acquire       competitive edge in a rapidly changing
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                                                                                                         thinking, communication, reasoning and                                                                                                  IN WA FOR                             AVERAGE
                                                             Classics and Ancient History, to cutting-                                                include politicians, ambassadors,
                                                                                                         problem-solving. These proficiencies                                                             UNIVERSITIES 1                                                               STARTING SALARY 3
                                                             edge technologies of performance and                                                     authors, composers, journalists,                                                        PERFORMING ARTS 2
                                                             creativity in Music Studies, Architecture   are all highly sought-after and valued       anthropologists, historians, policy
                                                             or Communication and Media Studies.         by employers and will provide you with       advisers and teachers, to name a few.     1 For History, Law, Sociology (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018).
                                                                                                         many future career opportunities.                                                      2 QS World Rankings by Subject 2018
                                                                                                                                                                                                3 Our graduates enjoy the highest average starting salaries for Bachelor of Arts graduates in Australia (University Rankings Australia 2018).
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2020-2021 UNDERGRADUATE & POSTGRADUATE MINI GUIDE INTERNATIONAL
Bachelor of Biomedical Science 2020–2021
                               Mini Guide Bachelor of Biomedical Science

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   DURATION                                                       2019^
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     UWA COURSE                                                                                    INTAKE                     TUITION FEES

                                                                                     Bachelor of Biomedical Science                                                                                                                    CODE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    CRICOS CODE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   095001B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        3                         FEBRUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       BP006                                                        YEARS                         AND JULY                  AUD  $37,800
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FULL TIME                                                     PER YEAR

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                                                                           The Bachelor of Biomedical                  Why study Biomedical                       Beyond your degree

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                   You can major in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 “Initially I wasn’t too sure what career path to go down. I found
                                                                           Science is an exciting                      Science?                                   Graduates can seek employment in                 • Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing                                              Population Health and Management both led to a number

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                                                                           undergraduate degree                        The Bachelor of Biomedical Science is      a range of health-related industries,            • Anatomy and Human Biology                                                    of career options and really complemented each other. The
                                                                                                                       a practical degree that equips students    including research, pharmaceuticals,             • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology                                           further into my degree I got, the more I realised the changing
                                                                           designed to meet growing

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                                                                                                                       with the essential knowledge and skills    public health and medical                        • Exercise and Health                                                          demands of the Australian health system and the need for
                                                                           global demand for graduates                 to impact the health of people and         technology. Preventive healthcare                • Genetics                                                                     strong leadership and management within the health sector.
                                                                                                                                                                  opportunities will continue to grow              • Humanities in Health and Medicine

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                                                                           with health expertise. You                  populations. You will first gain a sound                                                                                                                                   I believe UWA produces well-educated, confident graduates
                                                                                                                       understanding of how the human body        as the populations of countries                  • Medical Sciences 1                                                           who are passionate about solving real-world problems
                                                                           can specialise in one or two                functions in healthy and diseased          such as Australia, Japan and those               • Microbiology and Immunology                                                  and it has a great environment for fostering future leaders.
                                                                           of the majors available in                  states, barriers to healthcare and         in many parts of Europe increase in              • Neuroscience                                                                 Studying Population Health and Management at UWA has
                                                                                                                       methods for treatment. This degree         age. Students wishing to become                  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine                                            truly set me apart from other graduates, while providing me
                                                                           this degree, or combine a                                                              practitioners in their related disciplines       • Pharmacology
                                                                                                                       could lead you to a career developing                                                                                                                                      with a first-class education.”
                                                                           Biomedical Science major                    public health policy, or designing         will need to complete further                    • Physiology
                                                                                                                                                                  postgraduate studies.                            • Population Health
                                                                           with a major from Arts,                     medicines to alleviate symptoms or                                                                                                                                          Lucy Tillotson – Population Health and Management
                                                                                                                       vaccines to prevent diseases.                                                               • Science Communication (second major only)
                                                                           Commerce or Science, in line
                                                                           with your unique interests                                                                                                                 The Medical Sciences major requires a 94 ATAR. Quota restrictions
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      apply for this course.
                                                                           and career goals.                             Career-ready

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                                                                                                                         You’ll be given the opportunity
                                                                           As a Biomedical Science student, you’ll       to participate in community
                                                                           be taught by world-class researchers          engagement through structured
                                                                           in cutting-edge laboratories and              visits to health organisations,
                                                                           tutorial rooms at UWA’s main campus           voluntary work experience
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                                                                           and at the Queen Elizabeth II Health          programs, field trips and
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                                                                           Campus (QEII). After graduating, you          assignments linked with the                                                                  UWA HEALTH
                                                                           could pursue a career or further study        health sector. You’ll also gain
                                                                                                                         critical skills in laboratory practice
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                                                                           in areas as diverse as clinical practice,                                                                                                     SURROUNDED BY

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                                                                                                                         and research.                                                                               WORKING HOSPITALS AND                   IN THE WORLD FOR                       WITH AN ULTRA-MODERN                     MEDIAN GRADUATE
                                                                           medical technology, medical research                                                                                                                                                                                     MEDICAL TEACHING AND
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED                 CLINICAL MEDICINE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1 2                                                              STARTING SALARY 3
                                                                           or public health.                                                                                                                             ORGANISATIONS                                                                LEARNING FACILITY

                                                                                                                                                                                                               2 ARWU 2018.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               3 Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2018. Expected salary may be higher on completion of postgraduate study.

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Mini Guide Bachelor of Commerce

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bachelor of Commerce 2020–2021
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                                                                             Bachelor of Commerce                                                                                                                     CODE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CRICOS CODE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 003006C
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3                         FEBRUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      BP002                                                       YEARS                         AND JULY                  AUD  $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 FULL TIME                                                     PER YEAR

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                                                                 Real-world experiences                     Why study Commerce?                                                                    You can major in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “I graduated with a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine in 2012 with an academic award,
                                                                 are at the heart of the                    The Bachelor of Commerce focuses              Career-ready                             • Accounting                                           but I didn’t enjoy that work so I made the career (and life-changing) decision to

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                                                                 Bachelor of Commerce.                      on the factors that drive economic            Apply your business knowledge            • Business Law                                         study accounting at UWA in 2015. This was not an easy decision to make as I was
                                                                 This degree develops                       behaviour at both an individual and           to real-world situations by              • Economics                                            filled with a lot of doubt as to what the outcome was going to be and whether I

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                                                                                                            organisational level. Your studies            undertaking a business                   • Finance
                                                                 your analytical,                           will equip you with the analytical,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          would enjoy it, especially having made a complete U-turn from the medical side
                                                                                                                                                          practicum or by taking                   • Human Resource Management                            to business. UWA’s Business School has provided me with a very positive student
                                                                 communication and

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                                                                                                            communication, problem-solving                part in national and                     • Management                                           experience and every opportunity to succeed in the real world. More importantly,
                                                                 problem-solving skills,                    and transferable skills to effectively        international competitions               • Marketing                                            my experience taught me an important life lesson: if things do not go to plan, never
                                                                 providing you with a                       identify issues, source information           run by leading organisations.            • Professional Economics                               be afraid to make the change because better prospects may await you.”
                                                                                                            and find efficient and practical
                                                                 global perspective on                                                                                                                 (double major)
                                                                                                            solutions. The course has been                                                                                                                 Karishma Mehta – Accounting
                                                                 business and preparing                     tailored in consultation with                 Internships at UWA
                                                                 you to pursue a career                     representatives from leading local and
                                                                                                                                                          Gain real workplace experience
                                                                 within the business,                       international organisations, ensuring
                                                                                                                                                          as part of your degree with a
                                                                 government or not-for-                     you graduate with an industry-
                                                                                                                                                          range of internships based in
                                                                                                            relevant degree.
                                                                 profit sectors.                                                                          WA, Australia or even overseas.
                                                                                                                                                          Give yourself a professional
                                                                                                            With a multitude of Business School

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                                                                 high-level industry networks and                                                         placement, corporate project or
                                                                                                            professional development, networking
                                                                 graduate with a degree that can take                                                     community initiative
                                                                                                            and social events, all while taking part
                                                                 you anywhere in the world. UWA’s                                                         that combines theory with
                                                                                                            in a student-managed investment
                                                                 internationally accredited Business
                                                                 School celebrates strong links with
                                                                                                            fund, leading a social entrepreneurship
                                                                                                            project or launching your own start-up.
                                                                                                                                                          industry practice.
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                                                                 the business community, allowing for                                                                                                     ACTIVE                                                                                                             WORLD’S
                                                                                                                                                       Beyond your degree
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                                                                 insights into leading industry practice.                                                                                                                                   CORPORATE                              ACCOUNTING 3                              TOP 100 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                         STUDENT                            SUPPORTERS
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                                                                                                                                                       As a Commerce graduate, you’ll have
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                                                                                                                                                       of the greatest challenges facing the
                                                                 careers-related event or attending
                                                                                                                                                       world. You could find yourself working     1 Including the Economics and Commerce Student Society, Student Managed Investment Fund, UWA Consulting Society,
                                                                 an exclusive lunch with corporate                                                                                                  and Marketing and Management Association of UWA.
                                                                                                                                                       at a global advertising agency, starting   2 Recent corporate supporters include BHP, EY, KPMG, Perth Energy, Wesfarmers, Woodside and more.
                                                                 executives, you can confidently apply
                                                                                                                                                       your own social enterprise or entering     3 QS World University Ranking by Subject 2018.
                                                                 your skills in real-world situations.                                                                                            4 For Business and Management (QS World University Ranking by Subject 2018).
                                                                                                                                                       the world of corporate finance, among
                                                                                                                                                       many other career destinations.

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Bachelor of Science 2020–2021
                               Mini Guide Bachelor of Science

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DURATION                                                       2019^
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                                                                            Bachelor of Science                                                                                                          CODE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       CRICOS CODE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      068914G
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           3                         FEBRUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                                        BP004                                                          YEARS                         AND JULY                  AUD  $37,800
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      FULL TIME                                                     PER YEAR

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                                                                A key focus of the Bachelor     Why study Science?                        Beyond your degree                         You can major in

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           “I chose to study at UWA
                                                                of Science is understanding     Depending on your major, you’ll           The skills you gain when studying          • Agricultural Science                                   •   Marine Science                                            because it is a great
                                                                and improving the natural       investigate the big issues confronting    the Bachelor of Science form the           • Anatomy and Human Biology                              •   Mathematics and Statistics                                university that is also close to

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                                                                                                our planet, including climate change,     foundation of a great science              • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology                     •   Microbiology and Immunology                               my family in Singapore. UWA
                                                                world through systematic        diagnosis and treatment of disease,                                                  • Botany                                                 •   Natural Resource Management
                                                                                                                                          education and are highly valued                                                                                                                                   academics are leaders in their

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                                                                observation, experimentation,   healthy lifestyles, food sustainability   and sought-after by employers.             • Chemistry                                              •   Neuroscience                                              respective fields. My honours
                                                                modelling and calculation.      and conserving biodiversity. The          These include reason, logic,               • Computer Science                                       •   Physics                                                   research supervisors inspired

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                                                                                                importance of science in determining      observation, analysis, resourcefulness,    • Conservation Biology                                   •   Physiology                                                me to push the boundaries
                                                                                                the wellbeing of our society is           communication, creativity, imagination     • Data Science                                           •   Psychological Science                                     of my research and I was
                                                                The Bachelor of Science         recognised by industry, business          and experimentation. Science               • Engineering Science                                    •   Psychology (double major)                                 also given opportunities
                                                                gives you the opportunity       and government.                           graduates are in demand worldwide,         • Environmental Science                                  •   Science Communication                                     to present my research at
                                                                                                                                          with job opportunities across a            • Exercise and Health                                        (second major only)                                       international events.”
                                                                to harness the skills and                                                                                            • Genetics                                               •   Sport Science
                                                                                                                                          wide range of sectors. If you choose
                                                                knowledge necessary to                                                    to pursue further study, such as a         • Geographical Sciences                                  •   Sport Science, Exercise and Health                         Ferrer Ong – BSc (Hons)
                                                                make a real contribution to
                                                                                                   Career-ready                           master’s degree by research or a           • Geology                                                    (double major)
                                                                                                   You may be eligible for Work           Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), it will                                                                 •   Zoology
                                                                the global challenges                                                     enable you to move into a career in
                                                                                                   Integrated Learning (WIL)
                                                                facing humanity.                   opportunities depending on             scientific research.
                                                                                                   your chosen course of study.

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                                                                                                   Science practicums provide
                                                                                                   hands-on learning within a
                                                                                                   workplace. Students also
                                                                                                   have access to valuable
                                                                                                   networking opportunities with
                                                                                                   industry professionals.
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                                                                                                                                                                                    1 For Anatomy and Physiology, Sports-related subjects (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2018), and for
                                                                                                                                                                                      Agricultural Sciences and Environmental Science and Engineering (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018).
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                                                                                                                                                                                    3 Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2017. Expected salary may be higher on completion of postgraduate study.

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Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DURATION                                                       2019^
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                                               Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)                                                                                                   CODE
                                                                                                                                                                                                             CRICOS CODE

                                                                                                                                                                                                            068916E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 4                         FEBRUARY
                                                                                                                                                                                 BH005                                                       YEARS                         AND JULY                 AUD   $40,400
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            FULL TIME                                                     PER YEAR

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                                       The Bachelor of Philosophy         Why study the Bachelor of                 academic expectations of this degree        Entry requirements                                Beyond your Bachelor of
                                                                                                                    as well as give you the opportunity to
                                       (Honours) is a challenging,        Philosophy (Honours)?                     meet other students in the course. In       Entry to this course is extremely                 Philosophy (Honours)
                                       research-oriented, four-year       The Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)      your first semester, you will complete      competitive. The entry requirement                Graduates will have a wealth of
                                                                          course ensures you develop high-level     the first-level unit — Global Challenges,   is an Australian Tertiary Admission               opportunities upon graduation. You
                                       degree. The course offers                                                                                                Rank (ATAR) of at least 98.00 in
                                                                          research and communication skills         Research and Leadership — and take                                                            can choose to complete postgraduate
                                       an innovative curriculum           that prepare you for the challenges       part in a group research project. This      most cases. Before nominating your                study by coursework and/or research,
                                                                                                                                                                degree-specific major (and second
                                       with an individually               of achieving the highest international    forms the basis of your subsequent                                                            including courses leading to professional
                                                                          standards of excellence.                  research training.                          major where relevant) you must have               qualifications, or you may prefer to enter
                                       designed academic program,                                                                                               satisfied any specified prerequisites             the workforce directly after completing your
                                       focusing on your chosen            While many graduates will choose          Throughout your course you will             for the major.                                    undergraduate degree.
                                       area of specialisation.            to pursue further studies or a career     participate in collaborative and
                                                                          in research, the intensive focus of       interdisciplinary research projects,        The BPhil Residence is a requirement
                                                                          the degree on developing analytical,      work closely with a research mentor         of this course and all students are
                                       In addition to innovative          teamwork and communication skills         from your chosen field of study,            expected to attend.
                                       research project work, the         will ensure you are highly employable     develop your own research project
                                       course includes a scholarship-     upon graduation.                          with an academic supervisor, present
                                       supported study-abroad                                                       your research orally, produce a
                                       experience, academic                                                         research dissertation, undertake an
                                       mentoring, high-level              What can I study?                         overseas study experience, and have

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                                                                                                                    the opportunity to meet international
                                       professional skills development    The Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)
                                                                                                                    research leaders visiting the University.
                                       and an on-campus residential       gives you the freedom to choose a
                                       experience prior to the start of   major from any field of study within
                                       your first semester (usually in    Arts, Biomedical Science, Commerce
                                       the week before orientation).      or Science. It is an integrated honours
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                                       This highly competitive course     throughout the four-year course and
                                       is unique in Western Australia     the opportunity to learn a language.
                                       and represents an exciting

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                                       and distinctive experience for     The BPhil Residence, held prior to
                                       high-achieving students.           the start of your first semester, is
                                                                          an integral part of the course and
                                                                          is designed to introduce you to the

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Pathways to professional careers
                                       Pursuing one of our professional pathways                                               A Direct Pathway gives you an assured place in one of our
                                                                                                                               postgraduate professional courses and, in some cases,
                                       will further your studies and increase your                                             reduces the length of your postgraduate course. Direct
                                       career opportunities in professional areas                                              Pathways also exempt you from sitting and passing
                                       such as medicine, law, dentistry, teaching,                                             certain exams for entry into a postgraduate course.
                                                                                                                               Some Direct Pathways will still require you to meet certain
                                       architecture and more.                                                                  entry requirements, such as the ISAT for entry into medicine
                                                                                                                               and dentistry.
                                       There are two pathways you can choose from.
                                                                                                                               Direct Pathways require a higher ATAR than our bachelor’s
                                       Direct Pathways                                                                         degrees. To study one of our Direct Pathways, you’ll need to
                                       If you already have a professional career in mind, our Direct                           meet the ATAR for the specific pathway.
                                       Pathways combine your undergraduate and postgraduate
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                                       •       Architecture 92.00 ATAR                                                         Graduate pathways
                                       •       Landscape Architecture 92.00 ATAR                                               If you don’t meet the ATAR requirement for a Direct
                                       •       Engineering 80.00 ATAR                                                          Pathway, you can still study in the same area using the
                                       •       Juris Doctor (Law) 96.00 ATAR                                                   professional (or graduate) pathway. This involves entering
                                       •       Dental Medicine 96.00 ATAR                                                      your flexible three-year undergraduate degree (ATAR of
                                       •       Medicine 96.00 ATAR                                                             80.00 required), maintaining satisfactory grades and then
                                       •       Pharmacy 94.00 ATAR                                                             applying for your postgraduate degree in the last year of
                                       •       Podiatric Medicine 94.00 ATAR                                                   your bachelor’s degree.
                                       •       Social Work 92.00 ATAR
                                       •       Teaching (Secondary, Primary, Early Childhood)
                                               92.00 ATAR
                                       •       Translation Studies 90.00 ATAR

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                                       We offer a range of options for postgraduate study. From professional and coursework degrees to
                                       independent research, you’ll find a style of learning to match your needs.

                                                                                                           Coursework degrees include
                                       Postgraduate professional degrees                                   • Graduate certificates
                                       A postgraduate professional degree is a master’s or                 • Graduate diplomas
                                       doctorate-level course, taken upon completion of a                  • Master’s by coursework
                                       bachelor’s degree (or equivalent). Upon successful                  • Master’s by coursework and dissertation
                                       completion, it qualifies you to enter a profession. UWA offers      • Clinical doctorates
                                       a range of postgraduate professional degrees, including:            • Professional doctorates

                                       Accounting Master of Professional Accounting                        Research degrees                                                   More information
                                       Architecture Master of Architecture
                                                                                                           Students keen to contribute knowledge and develop
                                       Audiology Master of Clinical Audiology or                                                                                              Professional and coursework degrees
                                                                                                           important skills or explore an area of personal interest
                                       Master of Clinical Audiology/PhD
                                                                                                           may consider a research degree. These involve a project            For information on application closing dates and
                                       Dentistry Doctor of Dental Medicine                                                                                                    how to lodge your application for these degrees, visit
                                                                                                           of supervised but independent enquiry at an advanced               study.uwa.edu.au/postgraduate.
                                       Engineering Master of Professional Engineering
                                       Landscape Architecture Master of Landscape Architecture
                                                                                                           level, resulting in the submission of a research thesis (or
                                       Law Juris Doctor
                                                                                                           equivalent), which is examined by experts in the field.
                                                                                                                                                                              Research degrees
                                       Medicine Doctor of Medicine
                                       Pharmacy Master of Pharmacy                                         Research degrees include                                           For information on becoming a UWA research
                                       Podiatric Medicine Doctor of Podiatric Medicine                     • Master’s by thesis and coursework                                student, visit study.uwa.edu.au/research/

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                                       Psychology Master of Clinical Psychology/PhD; Master
                                       of Clinical Neuropsychology/PhD; Master of Industrial               • Professional doctorates
                                       and Organisational Psychology; Master of Industrial and             • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
                                       Organisational Psychology/PhD                                       • Master of Research                                             An example of articulation between postgraduate degrees
                                       Social Work Master of Social Work
                                       Teaching Master of Teaching (Early Childhood); Master of Teaching
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                                       Translation Master of Translation Studies                           Articulation may be available within certain sets of courses.    Graduate Certificate
                                                                                                           It is a sequence of related postgraduate courses in a specific   Usual duration: one semester or six months
                                       Coursework degree                                                   discipline area, offering progression from one course

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                                                                                                           level to another with credit granted for all units passed to     Usual duration after successful completion of Graduate Certificate: one semester or six months
                                       Our postgraduate coursework degrees help you
                                                                                                           the appropriate standard in the previous level. Graduate
                                       develop a thorough understanding of an area of study,
                                                                                                           certificates, graduate diplomas and/or master’s degrees          Masters: Four semesters or two years
                                       diversify your educational background or obtain specific                                                                             Usual duration after successful completion of Graduate Diploma: two semesters or 12 months
                                                                                                           may form part of this sequence. See table to the right for
                                       vocational training.
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Postgraduate courses                                                                                                                                                  Duration   Study      English language                         Course
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Fees
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (yrs)      mode       requirements               Intake        code     CRICOS    Per Yr

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Social Impact (Graduate Certificate)       0.5        C           6.5 – no band below 6.0   Jan/May/Aug   40260    N/A       $18,900
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fees      School of Design
                                        Faculty of Arts, Business, Law                     Duration      Study      English language                                     Course                         (AUD$)
                                        and Education                                      (yrs)         mode       requirements                     Intake              code          CRICOS           Per Yr    Architecture (Master)                      2–3.5      C           6.5 – no band below 6.0   Feb/Jul       25520    084738G   $36,700
                                        Business School                                                                                                                                                           Architecture (Design) (Master)             2          R           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             25760    058203K   $34,700
                                        Applied Finance (Master)                           1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             42560         083270B          $39,900   Architecture (Design) (Doctor)             3          R           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             25920    058202M   $34,700
                                        Business (Graduate Certificate)                    4 months      C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Jan/May/Aug         41210         089264G          $24,500   Building Information Modelling (Master)    1          C           6.5 – no band below 6.0   Feb/Jul       25540    094494F   $34,700
                                        Business Administration Flexible (Master)          1.5–3         C          7.0 – no band below 6.5          Jan/May/Aug         42520         046894K          $49,000   Curatorial Studies in Fine Arts (Master)   2          R           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             25770    077500K   $34,700
                                        Business Administration Intensive (Master)         1–1.5         C+D        7.0 – no band below 6.5          Jan                 43520         081415F          $73,500   Design (Doctor of Philosophy)              4          T           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             00810    003321C   $45,500
                                        Business Analystics (Graduate Certificate)1        1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             42270         N/A              To be     Design (Master of Philosophy)              2          T           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             00710    078213J   $45,500
                                                                                           time)                                                                                                        advised
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Design (Master of Research)                1–2        T           6.5 – no band below 6.0   Jan           00720    097180M   $45,500
                                        Business Information and Logistics                 1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41270         N/A              $18,900
                                        Management (Graduate Certificate)                  time)                                                                                                                  Fine Arts (Master)                         2          R           6.5 – no band below 6.0   A             25740    013801D   $33,100

                                        Business Information and Logistics                 1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41670         064935A          $38,300   Landscape Architecture (Master)            2–3        C or C+D    6.5 – no band below 6.0   Feb/Jul       25550    074759G   $34,700
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Urban Design (Graduate Certificate)        0.5        C          6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       25210    058209D   $17,350
                                        Commerce (Graduate Certificate)                    0.5           C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41280         089265F          $18,900
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Urban Design (Graduate Diploma)            1          C          6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       25310    058210M   $34,700
                                        Commerce (Master)                                  1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41680         083272M          $38,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Urban Design (Master)                      2          C+D        6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       25530    074757J   $34,700
                                        Commerce and Translation Studies                   2.5–3         C or C+D   6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             12590         0100157          $43,000
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                                        Economics (Graduate Certificate)                   0.5           C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             42230         N/A              $18,900   Education (Master)                         1.5        C+T        7.5 – no band below 6.5    Feb/Jul       31700    003029G   $31,600

                                        Economics (Master)                                 1.5–2         C or C+D   6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             42620         003091A          $37,800   Education (Master)                         1          C+D        7.5 – no band below 6.5    Feb/Jul       30580    003029G   $31,600

                                        Entrepreneurship and Innovation                    1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Jan/May/Aug         41230         N/A              $18,900   Education (Doctor)                         3          C+T        7.0 – no band below 6.5    Feb           30810    015857E   $34,200
                                        (Graduate Certificate)                             time)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education (Master of Philosophy)           2          T          7.0 – no band below 6.5    A             00710    078267F   $45,500
                                        Finance (Graduate Certificate)                     1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41250         N/A              $19,950
                                                                                           time)                                                                                                                  Education (Doctor of Philosophy)           4          T          7.0 – no band below 6.5    A             00810    003318J   $45,500

                                        Human Resources and Employment                     1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41260         N/A              $18,900   Education (Master of Research)             1–2        T          6.5 – no band below 6.0    Jan           00720    097189B   $45,500
                                        Relations (Graduate Certificate)                   time)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Educational Leadership (Master)            1          C+D        7.0 – no band below 6.5    Feb/Jul       30520    003088G   $31,600
                                        Human Resources and Employment                     1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41660         083269F          $37,800
                                        Relations (Master)                                                                                                                                                        Educational Leadership (Master)            1.5        C+T        7.0 – no band below 6.5    Feb/Jul       31650    064891G   $31,600

                                        Leadership (Graduate Certificate)                  1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Jan/May/Aug         41220         N/A              $24,500   Studies (Graduate Certificate)             0.5        C          6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       00200    089507D   $18,650
                                                                                           time)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Studies (Master)                           1.5–2      C or C+D   6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       00500    089501K   $37,300
                                        Marketing (Graduate Certificate)                   1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41290         N/A              $18,900
                                                                                           time)                                                                                                                  Teaching (Master)                          1.5–2      C          7.5 – no band below 7.0    Feb           31520    077502G   $31,600
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in reading and writing
                                        Marketing (Master)                                 1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             41690         018133F          $37,800                                                                    and 8.0 in listening and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   speaking
                                        Minerals Energy and Management                     1 (part       C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             43200         N/A              To be

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                                        Philosophy (Doctor)                                4             T          6.5 – no band below 6.0          A                   00810         003319G          $45,500                                                                    and 8.0 in listening and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   speaking
                                        Philosophy (Master)                                2             T          6.5 – no band below 6.0          A                   00710         078212K          $45,500
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tertiary Teaching (Graduate Certificate)   1 (part    C          6.5 – no band below 6.0    Feb/Jul       30250    N/A       $12,500
                                        Professional Accounting (Master)                   1.5–2         C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             40610         063104D          $41,500                                              time)

                                        Public Policy (Graduate Certificate)               1             C          6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul (part       42280         095760G          $18,900
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                                        Public Policy (Master)                             1.5–2         C or C+D   6.5 – no band below 6.0          Feb/Jul             42580         093562G          $37,800

                                        Research (Master)                                  1–2           T                                           Jan                 00720         097188C          $45,500

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                                       • Recognition of prior learning and/or application for credit
                                         (advanced standing) will be assessed by the University on a                        Coursework                        C           Clinical Masters                   CM
                                                                                                                            Coursework and dissertation       C+D         Professional practice              PP
                                         case-by-case basis at the time of application.                                     Coursework and thesis             C+T         Thesis                             T
                                                                                                                            Coursework or coursework                      Anytime during the academic year   A
                                         1 2020 tuition fees were not available at time of printing. Any fee                and dissertation                  C or C+D    Check with Faculty                 *
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              (yrs)            mode              requirements                                                       code               (AUD$)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Per Yr
                                                                                      Duration     Study   English language                 Intake              Course        CRICOS          Fees
                                                                                      (yrs)        mode    requirements                                         code                          (AUD$)       Humanities (Doctor of Philosophy)                                   4                 R                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       00810    003320D    $45,500
                                                                                                                                                                                              Per Yr
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Humanities (Master of Research)                                     1–2               T                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Jan                     00720    097179D    $45,500
                                        Law School
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Translation Studies (Graduate Certificate)                          0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12220    089965M    $16,550
                                        Commercial and Resources Law (Master)           1              C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            20560          047155D         $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Translation Studies (Master)                                        1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/July                12520    079540G    $33,100
                                        International Law (Graduate Diploma)            0.5            C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb                21320         083851C          $18,650
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Conservatorium of Music
                                        International Law (Master)                      1              C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21520         083868E          $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Music (Research) (Master)                                           1                 R                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       10720    083361K    $33,100
                                        International Relations and International       2–2.5          C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21540         086296A          $35,200
                                        Law (Master)                                                                                                                                                       Musical Arts (Doctor)                                               3                 R                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       10940    059611G    $33,100

                                        International Commercial Law                    0.5            C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb                21310         083849G          $18,650     Music (Master of Philosophy)                                        2                 T                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       00710    078217E    $45,500
                                        (Graduate Diploma)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Music (Doctor of Philosophy)                                        4                 R                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       00810    003320D    $45,500
                                        International Commercial Law (Master)           1              C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21510         083854M          $37,300
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                                        Commerce (Master) and International             2–2.5          C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            43550         088011C          $37,500
                                        Commercial Law (Master)                                                                                                                                            Asian Studies (Graduate Certificate)                                0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 13280    093275C    $15,800

                                        Law, Policy and Government                      0.5            C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21340         083852B          $18,650     Asian Studies (Graduate Diploma)                                    1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb                     13380    093276B    $31,600
                                        (Graduate Diploma)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Asian Studies (Master)                                              1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12580    093277A    $31,600
                                        Law, Policy and Government                     1               C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21530         083871K          $37,300
                                        (Master)                                                                                                                                                           Fieldwork Practice (Graduate Certificate)                           0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jun                 12270    N/A        $16,550
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                                        Mining and Energy Law (Master)                 1               C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            20550         091153G          $37,300     Forensic Anthropology                                               0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 72280    093805D    $19,650
                                                                                                                                                                                                           (Graduate Certificate)
                                        Natural Resources Law (Graduate                0.5             C    7.0 – no band below 6.5          Feb/Jul            21360         095412E          $18,650
                                        Diploma)                                                                                                                                                           Forensic Anthropology                                               1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 72380    093806C    $39,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           (Graduate Diploma)
                                        Taxation Law (Graduate Diploma)                0.5             C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Feb/Jul            21350         088238F          $18,650
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Forensic Anthropology (Master)                                      2                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb                     72580    093807B    $39,300
                                        Taxation Law (Master)                          1               C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Feb/Jul            21550         088236G          $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Heritage Studies (Graduate Certificate)                             0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12230    083845A    $15,800
                                        Legal Practice (Master)                        2               C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Jan                21560         098378M          $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Heritage Studies (Graduate Diploma)                                 1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12330    083848J    $31,600
                                        Law (Graduate Diploma)                         0.5             C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Feb/Jul            20320         026880D          $18,650
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Heritage Studies (Master)                                           1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12530    083864J    $31,600
                                        Laws (Master)                                  1               C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Feb/Jul            20500         003308M          $37,300
                                                                                                                                                                                                           International Relations                                             0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12280    069309J    $16,550
                                        Business Administration (Master) and           2               C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Jan                43530         088010D          $49,000     (Graduate Certificate)
                                        Laws (Master)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           International Relations                                             1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 11380    069310E    $33,100
                                        Business Administration (Master) and           2               C   7.0 – no band below 6.5           Jan                43540         088011C          $49,000     (Graduate Diploma)
                                        International Commercial Law (Master)
                                                                                                                                                                                                           International Relations (Master)                                    1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 11580    069311D    $33,100
                                        Juris Doctor                                   3               C   7.5 – no band below 7.5           Feb/Jul            20820         089786C          $42,400
                                                                                                           in reading and writing;                                                                        International Relations (Master) and                                 2                 C or C+D          6.5 or 7.0*                              Feb/Jul                 21540    086296A    $35,200
                                                                                                           no band below 7.0 in                                                                           International Law (Master)
                                                                                                           listening and speaking
                                                                                                                                                                                                          International Development (Master)                                   1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 71550    083850D    $36,200
                                        Law (Master of Philosophy)                     2               R   7.5 – no band below 7.5           A                  00710         078210A          $45,500
                                                                                                           in reading and writing;                                                                        Social Research Methods                                              0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12260    084022K    $16,550
                                                                                                           no band below 7.0 in                                                                           (Graduate Certificate)
                                                                                                           listening and speaking
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Social Research Methods                                              1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12360    084023J    $33,100
                                        Juridical Science (Doctor)                     3               R   7.5 – no band below 7.5           Feb/Jul            20810         024815G          $49,700    (Graduate Diploma)

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                                                                                                           in reading and writing;
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Social Research Methods (Master)                                     1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12560    084024G    $33,100
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                                                                                                           listening and speaking
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Strategic Communication                                              0.5               C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12240    083874G    $16,550
                                        Law (Doctor of Philosophy)                     4               R   7.5 – no band below 7.5           A                  00810         003316M          $45,500    (Graduate Certificate)
                                                                                                           in reading and writing;
                                                                                                           no band below 7.0 in                                                                           Strategic Communication                                              1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12340    083876E    $33,100
                                                                                                           listening and speaking                                                                         (Graduate Diploma)

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Strategic Communication (Master)                                     1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 12540    083878C    $33,100
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                                        Law (Master of Research)                       1–2             T   6.5 – no band below 6.0           Jan                00720         097194E          $45,500
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                                        School of Humanities                                                                                                                                              Public Policy (Graduate Certificate)                                 1                 C                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul (part           42280    095760G    $18,900
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            time)
                                        Arts (Creative Writing) (Master)               2               R   6.5 – no band below 6.0           A                  10710         024827C          $33,100
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Public Policy (Master)                                               1.5–2             C or C+D          6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Feb/Jul                 42580    093562G    $37,800

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                                        Humanities (Master of Philosophy)              2               T   6.5 – no band below 6.0           A                  00710         078217E          $45,500

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Social Sciences (Master of Philosophy)                               2                 T                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       00710    078217E    $45,500

                                                                                                                   STUDY MODE ITEMS                                                                       Social Sciences (Doctor of Philosophy)                               4                 R                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  A                       00810    003320D    $45,500
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                                                                                                                   Coursework and dissertation       C+D         Professional practice              PP    Social Sciences (Master of Research)                                 1–2               T                 6.5 – no band below 6.0                  Jan                     00720    097179D    $45,500
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                                       • Recognition of prior learning and/or application for credit               Coursework or coursework                      Anytime during the academic year   A
                                                                                                                   and dissertation                  C or C+D    Check with Faculty                 *
                                         (advanced standing) will be assessed by the University on a               Not applicable                    N/A         Non-standard semester              NS
                                         case-by-case basis at the time of application.                            Research                          R                                                   * Students who complete 48 points of credit towards the Master of International Relations are not required to meet the IELTS of 7.0 for the Master of International Law.

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