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Glossary

                                                                                      Advanced coursework                              Major
                                                                                      Taken in the fourth year of a combined           A defined sequence of units of study
                                                                                      Bachelor of Advanced Studies, advanced           (normally 8 units/48 credit points) that
                                                                                      coursework provides you with further             deepens your experience in a field of study.
                                                                                      experience and knowledge of your field.
                                                                                                                                       Minor
                                                                                      Combined degree                                  A defined sequence of units of study
                                                                                      A program in which you complete degrees          (normally 6 units/30 credit points) that
                                                                                      from two different faculties or schools during   develops your expertise in a field of study.
                                                                                      the same period of enrolment. You can
                                                                                      complete two degrees in less time than if        Open Learning Environment (OLE) units
                                                                                      you studied the two degrees separately.          The Open Learning Environment provides
                                                                                                                                       online modules and workshop-supported
                                                                                      Core unit                                        units of study.
                                                                                      A compulsory unit of study
                                                                                      you need to complete to be                       Program
                                                                                      awarded a particular degree.                     A program involves a larger volume of study
                                                                                                                                       than a typical 48-credit-point major. It is a
                                                                                      Degree                                           combination of units of study that develop
                                                                                      A bachelor’s, honours, master’s or PhD           your expertise across several disciplines or
                                                                                      qualification (does not include graduate         a professional or specialist field.
                                                                                      diploma or graduate certificate).
                                                                                                                                       Project-based unit
                                                                                      Double degrees                                   A unit of study offered as part of
                                                                                      A program in which you complete two              your major that provides you with the
                                                                                      separate but consecutive qualifications.         opportunity to work on a real-world
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) is a globally recognised certification overseeing

                                                                                                                                       industry, community or research project.
products are made of woodchips from well-managed forests and other controlled

                                                                                      Electives
all fibre sourcing standards. This provides guarantees for the consumer that

                                                                                      Non-compulsory units of study taken              Unit of study
                                                                                      outside of a major or minor.                     An individual subject that you study as
sources with strict environmental, economical and social standards.

                                                                                                                                       part of your degree.
                                                                                      Honours
                                                                                      Honours differs depending on the course.
                                                                                      It usually involves the completion of a
                                                                                      large project and some advanced-level
                                                                                      coursework or research.

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Welcome to Sydney

We offer three degree paths: liberal studies, professional
and specialist degrees.

If you have decided on a liberal studies degree or a
professional or specialist degree combined with a liberal
studies degree, this guide is for you. It will help you understand
the possibilities available and provide step‑by‑step guidance

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on how to plan your time at Sydney.

   Liberal studies degree                  Professional degrees             Specialist degrees
−− Builds on your depth               −− A specific study pattern     −− A specific study pattern
   of knowledge in one                   that leads to a defined         that leads to a career in
   or more areas.                        career outcome and              a specific field, but which
−− Allows you to design your             possible accreditation.         does not necessarily require
   own degree by combining            −− Degree examples include         industry accreditation.
   studies from a broad                  engineering, law, teaching   −− Degree examples include
   range of disciplines.                 and physiotherapy.              music, design computing,
−− Complete a liberal studies                                            visual arts or economics.
   double degree and you
   will be able to access the
   opportunities available
   in the liberal studies
   degree pathway.
−− Degree examples include
                                                                                                        

   science, arts and commerce.

The combined Bachelor of Advanced Studies
                                                                             To learn more
−− Combine your three-year specialist or liberal studies                 about degree pathways,
   degree with the Bachelor of Advanced Studies and
                                                                         courses and admission
   complete this combination within only four years.
                                                                              criteria, visit
−− Study two disciplinary areas in depth and undertake
   interdisciplinary, problem‑based learning.                               sydney.edu.au/
−− Complete advanced coursework or experiences                             plan-your-degree
   such as real-world projects and internships.
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Steps to planning your liberal studies
                                                 or specialist degree

                                                 As part of a liberal studies or specialist degree, you will need
                                                 to complete a major, a minor or second major, Open Learning
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                                                 Environment (OLE) units and a project-based unit that is usually
                                                 part of your major in third year. Some liberal studies and specialist
                                                 degrees also have compulsory core units.

                                                 It’s important to start planning your degree at the time of
                                                 enrolment. When choosing what to study, consider your favourite
                                                 subjects, hobbies and personal interests, whether you want to
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                                                 focus on a particular discipline or acquire knowledge across many
                                                 subjects, and what you hope to gain from studying at university.

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                                                 Do you want to                            Choose a primary major or program
                                                 supercharge your degree                   Primary major                           You need to choose your major
                                                 or complete honours                       A major allows you to build a           at the time of enrolment. You may
                                                                                           degree tailored to your areas of        be able to change your selection
                                                 The Bachelor of Advanced Studies
                                                                                           interest and career goals.              later but it could impact the length
                                                 is a combined degree taken
                                                                                           Majors provide substantial              of your degree.
                                                 in combination with another
                                                                                           disciplinary training, including a
                                                 three‑year liberal studies or
                                                                                           project unit, and comprise eight        Program
                                                 specialist degree. This means you
                                                                                           units of study (48 credit points).      Programs offer even more depth
                                                 will study for one additional year
                                                                                                                                   in your chosen area. They require
                                                 and graduate with two degrees.
                                                                                           Find out more at:                       the completion of 10 or more units
                                                                                           −− sydney.edu.au/handbooks              and include at least one recognised
                                                 For example, if you are interested
                                                                                                                                   major in a field of study.
                                                 in History and Data Science, you
                                                                                           Once you understand the units of
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                                                 may choose to major in these two
                                                 areas within the Bachelor of Arts/        study that will make up your degree,
                                                 Bachelor of Advanced Studies.             you can choose a primary major
                                                                                           from a specific list (see pages 8-9).
                                                 If you decide to take the Bachelor
                                                 of Advanced Studies, you need to
                                                 select this course at the time of
                                                 submitting your university course
                                                 preferences with the Universities
                                                 Admissions Centre (UAC).*
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                                                 * N
                                                   ot all courses can be combined with
                                                   the Bachelor of Advanced Studies. For
                                                   details, check sydney.edu.au/courses
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                                                                                                          Plan your liberal studies or specialist degree
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                                                      Do you want to
                             yes                 supercharge your degree                no
                                                  or complete honours?

          Combine your degree with the                                           Liberal studies or
          Bachelor of Advanced Studies                                         specialist single degree

                                         2   Choose your primary major or program

                             3     Choose 12 credit points of Open Learning Environment units

                                         4   Choose your second major or a minor

                         5        Choose your project-based units and international experience

                      Continue your                                                Study for three
                        studies                                                        years
                                                                                                          

     6                                                      6
                             or
Choose your                                             Consider
 advanced                                          undertaking honours
coursework                                           research study

                                                        Graduate
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3                                                            5

                                                 Choose 12 credit points of                                   Choose your project-based units
                                                 Open Learning Environment units                              and international experience
                                                 It’s best to decide on the timing for completing             Project-based units
                                                 Open Learning Environment (OLE) units during your            Typically completed in your fourth year of study as part
                                                 degree planning. There are more than 100 to choose           of the Bachelor of Advanced Studies, project‑based
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                                                 from (see pages 12-13).                                      units give you the opportunity to work across cultural,
                                                                                                              disciplinary or professional boundaries and may
                                                                                                              be offered as placements, internships or mobility
                                                                                                              experiences. Your second year of study is a good time
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                                                                                                              to plan what your major project will be.
                                                 Choose your second major or a minor
                                                                                                              International experience
                                                 In addition to your primary major, you can choose to         Typically taken in your second-last year, global
                                                 take a second major or a minimum of one minor. Check         opportunities include overseas field schools, global
                                                 your degree requirements, because you will need to           professional placements, and short-term, semester
                                                 complete a second major as part of a four‑year degree
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                                                                                                              or year-long exchanges with more than 300 partner
                                                 and it may be compulsory to complete a second major          universities worldwide.
                                                 for some other degrees as well.

                                                 In most degrees, you may take a minor from a wide
                                                 pool of subject areas from across the University.
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                                                 A minor consists of six units of study (36 credit points).
                                                                                                              Choose advanced coursework or honours
                                                 You can select a minor that is closely related to your
                                                 major field, supports your career goals or provides          If you are studying the combined Bachelor of
                                                 balance and variety to your studies.                         Advanced Studies, in your fourth year you will have
                                                                                                              the opportunity to strengthen your entrepreneurial
                                                 Shared pool of majors and minors                             and leadership skills through advanced coursework
                                                 If you’re doing the combined Bachelor of Advanced            and projects, or apply to study a traditional
                                                 Studies, you have the option to choose a second major        honours program.
                                                 from the primary majors list (see pages 8-9) or shared
                                                 pool of majors list (see pages 10-11).                       −− Advanced coursework may also be offered as
                                                                                                                 placements, internships and mobility experiences.
                                                 The shared pool gives you the opportunity to                 −− Honours offers an opportunity to conduct
                                                 choose subjects from a variety of disciplines outside           independent research and become a subject
                                                 your home faculty or school.                                    matter expert. It is an ideal pathway to a PhD.

                                                 You need to choose your second major at the
                                                 time of enrolment. You may be able to change this
                                                 later, but it could impact the length of your degree.
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What could your degree look like?

Think about where you would like to be in the future
and create a degree tailored to your needs. Here are

                                                                                                                        What could your degree look like?
some examples of ways to structure your degree.

Indicative course structure: three-year degree

  Year    Semester   Units of study

              1      Major 1                   Core/elective             Core/elective               Major 2 or minor
    1
              2      Major 1                   Core/elective             Core/elective               Major 2 or minor

              1      Major 1                   Elective                  OLE                         Major 2 or minor
   2
              2      Major 1                   Elective                  OLE                         Major 2 or minor

              1      Major 1                   Major 1                   Major 2 or elective         Major 2 or minor
   3
              2      Major 1                   Major 1                   Major 2 or elective         Major 2 or minor

Indicative course structure: combined three-year degree and Bachelor of Advanced Studies

  Year    Semester   Units of study

              1      Major 1                   Core/elective             Core/elective               Major 2
    1
              2      Major 1                   Core/elective             Core/elective               Major 2

              1      Major 1                   OLE                       Elective                    Major 2
   2
              2      Major 1                   OLE                       Elective                    Major 2
                                                                                                                        

              1      Major 1                   Major 1                   Elective                    Major 2
   3
              2      Major 1                   Major 1                   Elective                    Major 2

                     Project                   Advanced coursework       Advanced coursework         Major 2
              1
   4
              2      Project                   Advanced coursework       Advanced coursework         Major 2
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Please note: all of the course structures in this guide are indicative only and subject to change.
What could your degree look like?

                                                 Meet Daphne
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                                                 Daphne has a keen interest in global affairs as well
                                                 as a passion for creative writing and literature. She is
                                                 interested in international politics and curious about
                                                 how data works. She wants a career in international
                                                 relations but would also like to keep her options open.
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                                                 Daphne can:
                                                 −− specialise through majors in international
                                                    relations and data science within the
                                                    Bachelor of Arts combined with the
                                                    Bachelor of Advanced Studies, and
                                                    take creative writing and literature
                                                    electives from the English major
                                                 −− take majors, minors or electives
                                                    within the Bachelor of Arts
                                                    or Bachelor of Science
                                                 −− develop her world view by using her
                                                    Open Learning Environment units
                                                    to study Asian cultures and build
                                                    her skills in cultural competency
                                                 −− complete community, industry and
                                                    interdisciplinary projects through
                                                    the combined Bachelor of Advanced
                                                    Studies, which opens up opportunities
                                                    for research (including honours).
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Meet Simon
Simon wants to study business and travel to Europe.

                                                      What could your degree look like?
He is investigating career opportunities across the
corporate, public and not-for-profit sectors, from
financial planner to policy adviser.

Simon can:
−− specialise through a double major as
   part of the Bachelor of Commerce
−− choose from a range of industry projects
   and experiences in Australia or overseas
   as part of the Bachelor of Commerce
−− deepen his studies (for example,
   with honours, a research project,
   entrepreneurship or industry project)
   through the combined Bachelor of
   Advanced Studies, and take a major
   from the shared pool in Economics or
   French and Francophone Studies.
                                                      
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Primary majors

                                                 Bachelor of Arts                                                              Bachelor of Commerce
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                                                 Most of the majors on this list can also be taken as minors. In addition,     Most of the majors listed below
                                                 you can study minors in Australian Literature, Celtic Studies, Criminology,   can also be taken as minors.
                                                 Diversity Studies, Sanskrit, Social Policy and Writing Studies.
                                                                                                                               oo Accounting
                                                 oo Agriculture and                     oo History                             oo Banking
                                                     Resource Economics                 oo Indigenous Studies                  oo Business Analytics
                                                 oo American Studies                    oo Indonesian Studies                  oo Business Information Systems
                                                 oo Ancient Greek                       oo International and Comparative       oo Business Law
                                                 oo Ancient History
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                                                                                            Literary Studies
                                                                                                                               oo Finance
                                                 oo Anthropology                        oo International Relations
                                                                                                                               oo Industrial Relations and
                                                 oo Arabic Language and Cultures        oo Italian Studies                        HR Management
                                                 oo Archaeology                         oo Japanese Studies                    oo International Business
                                                 oo Art History                         oo Jewish Civilisation,                oo Management
                                                 oo Asian Studies                           Thought and Culture
                                                                                                                               oo Marketing
                                                 oo Biblical Studies and                oo Korean Studies
                                                     Classical Hebrew                   oo Latin
                                                 oo Chinese Studies                     oo Linguistics
                                                 oo Cultural Studies                    oo Modern Greek Studies
                                                 oo Digital Cultures                    oo Music
                                                 oo Economic Policy                     oo Philosophy
                                                 oo Economics                           oo Political Economy
                                                 oo Econometrics                        oo Politics
                                                 oo English                             oo Socio-Legal Studies
                                                 oo European Studies                    oo Sociology
                                                 oo Film Studies                        oo Spanish and Latin
                                                 oo Financial Economics                     American Studies

                                                 oo French and Francophone              oo Studies in Religion
                                                     Studies                            oo Theatre and
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                                                 oo Gender Studies                          Performance Studies

                                                 oo Germanic Studies                    oo Visual Arts
                                                 oo Hebrew (Modern)
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Bachelor of Science
Most of the majors on this list can also be taken as minors. In addition, you can study minors
in Immunology, Pathology, Plant Science, Virology and Wildlife Conservation.

oo Agroecosystems (program)            oo Financial Mathematics               oo Nutrition Science
oo Anatomy and Histology                   and Statistics                     oo Pharmacology
oo Animal Health, Disease              oo Food Science                        oo Physics

                                                                                                              Primary majors
    and Welfare                        oo Genetics and Genomics               oo Physiology
oo Animal Production                   oo Geography                           oo Plant Production
oo Applied Medical Science             oo Geology and Geophysics              oo Psychological Sciences
oo Biochemistry and                    oo History and Philosophy              oo Quantitative Life Sciences
    Molecular Biology                      of Science
                                                                              oo Software Development
oo Biology                             oo Immunology and Pathology
                                                                              oo Soil Science and Hydrology
oo Cell and Developmental Biology      oo Infectious Diseases
                                                                              oo Statistics
oo Chemistry                           oo Information Systems
oo Computer Science                    oo Marine Science
oo Data Science                        oo Mathematics
oo Ecology and Evolutionary            oo Medicinal Chemistry
    Biology                            oo Microbiology
oo Environmental Studies               oo Neuroscience

                                                                                                              
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Shared pool of majors and minors

                                                 The shared pool of majors and minors allows you to
                                                 choose subjects from a variety of disciplines outside
                                                 your home faculty or school.
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                                                 Architecture, design              oo Diversity Studies*              oo Jewish Civilisation,
                                                 and planning                      oo Economic Policy (not                Thought and Culture
                                                 oo Design                            available for Bachelor          oo Korean Studies
                                                                                      of Economics students)          oo Latin
                                                 Arts and social sciences          oo Economics                       oo Linguistics
                                                 oo Agricultural and               oo Econometrics
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                                                                                                                      oo Modern Greek Studies
                                                    Resource Economics
                                                                                   oo English                         oo Philosophy
                                                 oo American Studies
                                                                                   oo European Studies                oo Political Economy
                                                 oo Ancient Greek
                                                                                   oo Film Studies                    oo Politics
                                                 oo Ancient History
                                                                                   oo Financial Economics             oo Sanskrit*
                                                 oo Anthropology
                                                                                   oo French and Francophone          oo Social Policy*
                                                 oo Arabic Language and Cultures      Studies
                                                                                                                      oo Socio-legal Studies
                                                 oo Archaeology                    oo Gender Studies
                                                                                                                      oo Sociology
                                                 oo Art History                    oo Germanic Studies
                                                                                                                      oo Spanish and Latin
                                                 oo Asian Studies                  oo Hebrew (Modern)                     American Studies
                                                 oo Australian Literature*         oo History                         oo Studies in Religion
                                                 oo Biblical Studies and           oo Indigenous Studies              oo Theatre and Performance
                                                    Classical Hebrew
                                                                                   oo Indonesian Studies                  Studies
                                                 oo Celtic Studies*
                                                                                   oo International and Comparative   oo Visual Arts
                                                 oo Chinese Studies                   Literary Studies                oo Writing Studies*
                                                 oo Criminology*                   oo International Relations
                                                 oo Cultural Studies               oo Italian Studies
                                                 oo Digital Cultures               oo Japanese Studies
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Shared pool of majors and minors
Business                            Medicine and health                 oo Ecology and Evolutionary
oo Accounting                       oo Anatomy and Histology                Biology

oo Banking**                        oo Applied Medical Science          oo Environmental Studies
oo Business Analytics               oo Health                           oo Financial Mathematics
                                                                            and Statistics
oo Business Information Systems     oo Hearing and Speech
                                                                        oo Food Science
oo Business Law                     oo Immunology and Pathology**
                                                                        oo Genetics and Genomics
oo Finance**                        oo Immunology*
                                                                        oo Geography
oo Industrial Relations and Human   oo Infectious Diseases
   Resource Management                                                  oo Geology and Geophysics
                                    oo Neuroscience
oo International Business                                               oo History and Philosophy
                                    oo Pathology*
                                                                            of Science
oo Management                       oo Pharmacology
                                                                        oo Marine Sciences
oo Marketing                        oo Physiology
                                                                        oo Mathematics
Education and social work           Music                               oo Medicinal Chemistry
oo Education                        oo Music                            oo Microbiology
                                                                        oo Nutrition Science
Engineering and information         Science, agriculture, environment   oo Physics
technologies                        and veterinary science
                                                                        oo Plant Production
oo Computer Science                 oo Animal Health, Disease
                                                                        oo Plant Science*
oo Information Systems                 and Welfare
                                                                        oo Psychological Sciences
oo Project Management               oo Animal Production
                                                                        oo Quantitative Life Sciences
oo Software Development             oo Biochemistry and
                                       Molecular Biology                oo Soil Sciences and Hydrology
                                    oo Biology                          oo Statistics
                                    oo Cell and Developmental Biology   oo Virology*
                                                                                                         

                                    oo Chemistry                        oo Wildlife Conservation*
                                    oo Data Science
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                                                                        * Available as a minor only
                                                                        ** Available as a major only
Open Learning Environment (OLE) units

                                                 These are short courses supported by online resources and learning
                                                 activities that provide the opportunity to build new skill combinations
                                                 and extend your knowledge by exploring other fields. You can complete
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                                                 any of the OLE units to make up your 12-credit-point requirement
                                                 (most OLE units are worth two credit points).

                                                 Arts and social sciences       oo Fundamental                        oo World Cultural Heritage
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                                                 oo Aboriginal Sydney               Communication Skills              oo Writing a Literature Review
                                                 oo Australian Perspectives:    oo Global Ethics: Migration           oo Writing for the Digital World
                                                    Rugby League                    and Nation
                                                                                                                      oo Writing with Wikipedia
                                                 oo Community Engagement        oo Global Ethics: Philosophy
                                                    for Change                  oo Global Ethics: The                 Business
                                                 oo Cultural Competence:            Great Barrier Reef                oo Business Entrepreneurship
                                                    Fundamentals                oo How Economic Policy                oo Business Entrepreneurship:
                                                 oo Culture and Urban               Remade Australia                      Bootstrap Finance
                                                    Environmental Design        oo (Im)Politeness in Global Society   oo Business Entrepreneurship:
                                                 oo Cultures of Food: Europe    oo Indigenous Histories                   Business Models
                                                 oo Digital Influence through   oo Power and Identity                 oo Business Entrepreneurship:
                                                    Social Media                    in a Global Era                       Guerrilla Tactics
                                                 oo Disability Awareness        oo Presentation Skills:               oo Business Ethics
                                                    and Inclusivity                 Public Speaking                   oo Business Ethics:
                                                 oo Economic Strategy           oo Presentation Skills:                   Interactive Cases
                                                    and Negotiation                 Speaking in Class
                                                 oo Economics of the Everyday   oo Professionalism in                 Engineering and information
                                                 oo Ethnographic Research           the Workplace                     technologies
                                                    Methods                     oo Sacred Feasts: Ritual              oo Beginner Programming
                                                 oo Experience China                Food and Drink                        for Data Analysis

                                                 oo Experience Germany          oo Social Protest in a Digital Age    oo Coding Literacy
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                                                 oo Experience Indonesia        oo Statistical Data Visualisation     oo Interactive Web Pages
                                                                                oo The Global Economy in Australia        with JavaScript
                                                 oo Experience Italy
                                                                                oo Thinking Critically                oo Managing and Analysing
                                                 oo Experience Japan
                                                                                                                          Data with SQL
                                                 oo Experience Korea            oo Understanding Creativity
                                                                                                                      oo Managing Your Project
                                                 oo Experience the Arab World   oo Understanding Critical
                                                                                    Reflection                        oo Project Management
                                                 oo Experience the                                                        for Research
                                                    French‑speaking World       oo Understanding Europe
                                                                                                                      oo Understanding Web
                                                 oo Experience the              oo Understanding the Arab World
                                                                                                                          Skeletons and Skins
                                                    Spanish‑speaking World      oo Understanding the USA
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Open Learning Environment (OLE) units
Medicine and health                 Science, agriculture, environment   oo Health Literacy for Better Lives
oo Cancer Survivorship              and veterinary science              oo How to Estimate Anything
oo Chronic Disease Prevention       oo Analysing and Plotting           oo How We Make Decisions
                                        Data: Python
oo Evolution, Health and Disease                                        oo Numbers and Numerics
                                    oo Analysing and Plotting Data: R
oo Global Challenges:                                                   oo Pseudoscientific Thinking
   Planetary Health                 oo Anxiety and its Disorders
                                                                        oo Psychology of Crime
oo Health Challenges:               oo Astronomy: from Big
                                                                        oo Quality of Life Research
   Allergy/Autoimmunity                 Bang to Darkness
                                                                            Principles
oo Health Challenges:               oo Astronomy: from Earth
                                                                        oo Reading and Writing
   Cardiovascular Disease               to Exoplanets
                                                                            Mathematics
oo Health Challenges: Diabetes      oo Astronomy: from Stars
                                                                        oo Research at Large
                                        to Black Holes
oo Health Challenges: Oral Health                                           National Facilities
                                    oo Communication in STEM
oo Health Challenges:                                                   oo Research Data Management
   Pain and Society                 oo Cultural Competence
                                                                        oo Shark Bites and Other
                                        in Natural Science
oo Health Challenges:                                                       Data Stories
   Physical Inactivity              oo Data Science in
                                                                        oo STEMM in the Workplace
                                        Astronomy: Algorithms
oo Health Challenges: Sleep                                             oo Symmetry
                                    oo Data Science in
oo Presenting Your Research                                             oo The Science of Health
                                        Astronomy: Analysis
oo Radiological Interpretation:                                             and Wellbeing
                                    oo Fact or Fake News?
   the Chest
                                        Evaluating Sources
oo Student Leadership:                                                  Music
                                    oo Field Notes: Interdisciplinary
                                                                                                              

   Community Engagement                                                 oo Digital Skills: Sound
                                        Methods
oo Student Leadership: Core                                             oo Music Theory and
                                    oo GIS: Geographic
oo Student Leadership:                  Information Systems                 Notation Essentials
   Peer Mentoring                                                       oo Presentation Skills:
                                    oo GIS: Problem Solving
oo Student Leadership:                                                      Speaking Formally
                                    oo GIS: Thinking Spatially
   Representation
                                    oo Going beyond Google:
oo Toxicological Evaluation
                                        Search Basics
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My degree plan

                                                 I am enrolling in a Bachelor of .....................................................................................................................................

                                                 I enjoy (subjects, hobbies etc)......................................................................................................................................
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                                                 When I graduate, I would most like to.........................................................................................................................
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                                                 My major or program will be.........................................................................................................................................

                                                 My minor or second major will be ...............................................................................................................................

                                                 I will complete OLE units in these areas.....................................................................................................................

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                                                 I will complete the following electives........................................................................................................................

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                                                 I will complete project-based or advanced coursework units in..........................................................................

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                                                 Create your own degree                                                                Learn more
                                                 plan using the template                                                               For further information, visit

                                                 on page 15.                                                                           −− sydney.edu.au/plan-your-degree
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Degree planning template

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