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Study Abroad   Stands
and Exchange   for purpose
2018/19
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What we                                                                                             What struck me the most in the first weeks
                                                                                                    at UOW was how well they cared for us

stand for
                                                                                                    students. That, along with the beautiful
                                                                                                    campus and the enthusiasm of lecturers,
                                                                                                    made UOW a perfect choice for me.

—
                                                                                                    Of course, a semester abroad is about more
                                                                                                    than studying. Wollongong’s awesome
                                                                                                    surf spots and hiking opportunities, food
                                                                                                    markets, along with being just 1 hour from
                                                                                                    Sydney made my time abroad packed with
                                                                                                    memorable experiences.”
                                                                                                    JESPER LINDMARK
                                                                                                    LINKÖPING UNIVERSITY – SWEDEN

The University of Wollongong is        5 stars                                                                     Inside
a global leader in discovery and       for Overall Quality, Student Retention,
                                       Learner Engagement, Learning Resources,
                                                                                                                   —
learning – working to transform        Skill Development, Student Support and
                                       Teaching Quality1                                                           LIFE AT UOW			                  2
people and the world we live in.                                                                                   Wollongong, a university city

                                       Top 20
                                                                                                                   The campus experience
                                                                                                                   Not just lectures and exams
Our ambition for our graduates is      17th best modern university in the world2
                                                                                                                   Support

that they will be agile, ethical and                                                                               —
competitive in the global economy.     Highest ranked                                                              LIVING AT UOW
                                                                                                                   Accommodation options
                                                                                                                                                   9

And that their experience will shape   NSW/ACT university in 9 study areas3
                                                                                                                   —
their sense of self as well as their
future career.                         Top 2%                                                                      SYDNEY CAMPUS 		                12
                                       of universities in the world4                                               —
Our purpose is geared to making an
                                       131,859
                                                                                                                   STUDY OPTIONS		                 14
                                                                                                                   Choosing your program
impact at a global level.              graduates working in 147 countries
                                                                                                                   Choosing your subjects
                                                                                                                   Study areas
                                                                                                                   Admissions requirements
We stand for purpose and you are
                                       Top 1%
                                                                                                                   How to apply

welcome to stand with us.              for graduates as rated by global employers5
                                                                                                                   —
                                                                                                                   GLOBAL PARTNERS		               26

                                       1. Good Universities Guide 2018 2. QS Top 50 Under 50
                                                                                                                   —
                                       Rankings 2018 3. Quality Indicators for Learning and                        IMPORTANT DATES		               28
                                       Teaching (QILT) 2017 4. 232nd QS World University Rankings
                                       2018 5. QS World University Rankings Graduate Employers
                                       Survey 2018
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Life at
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                                                                                                                                            LIFE AT UOW

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                                                                                                UOW             WOLLONGONG                  Being Australia’s ninth largest city and just over an hour from
                                                                                                                                            Sydney, Wollongong is a vibrant city that offers the perfect
University of Wollongong

                                                                                                                                                                                                              University of Wollongong
                                                                                                                                            Australian lifestyle. It’s affordable, easy to get around and
                                                                                                            0       30km                    enjoys a lower cost of living than other Australian cities.
                                                                                                                                            With 17 patrolled surf beaches, a strong sporting community,
                                                                                                                                            a rapidly growing music scene and café culture, Wollongong
                                                                                                                                            makes being a student easy.
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                                           average max summer
                                    27°C   temperature (80.6°F)
                                           average annual
                                    22°C   temperature (71.6°F)

                                    83KM   drive to Sydney (53 miles )
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LIFE AT UOW
University of Wollongong

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            University of Wollongong
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SUPERMARKET

                                    The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ON CAMPUS
                                                                                                   DUCKPOND LAWN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Groceries, fruit, vegetables,
                                                                                                   The heart of the campus,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            delicatessen and more
                                                                                                   hosting events and live music.

                                    campus                                                         LEARN FROM THE BEST

                                    experience                                                                                                     eat               cash           buzz
                                                                                                   Be inspired by world class
                                                                                                   educators and researchers

                                    —
                                                                                                                                                   18 FOOD OUTLETS   2 BANKS &      1 BUBBLE TEA &
                                                                                                                                                   & 1 SUPERMARKET   7 ATMS         7 COFFEE SHOPS

                                                                                                                                                   send              fly            doctor
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                                    Our Wollongong campus combines
                                    modern teaching and study spaces on                                                                            POST OFFICE       TRAVEL AGENT   CAMPUS HEALTH

                                    83 hectares (205 acres) of landscaped
                                    Australian bushland.
                                    At UOW you can study in a clean, healthy environment that                                                      clip              read           snack
                                    combines the benefits of an active Australian lifestyle with                                                   HAIR & BEAUTY     BOOKSHOP &     CAMPUS
                                    the resources of an international university.                                                                  SALON             NEWSAGENT      CONVENIENCE
                                                                                                                                                                                    STORE                               SPORTING LIFE
                                    When you want to work together and make new friends you’ll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Over 60 UOW sporting teams
                                    find yourself in a welcoming community filled with people
                                    from over 130 countries.
                                    Our campus includes academic support, accommodation,
                                    sports, culture and entertainment—everything you need.         UOW LIBRARY
                                                                                                   Study, research, collaborate

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                                                                                                                                                                                          UNIBAR
                                                                                                                                    REFUEL                                                Home to local, national and international
                                                                                                                                    Over 15 food outlets on campus                        music as well as parties and events.
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LIFE AT UOW

                                    Not just
                                    lectures
                                    and exams
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                                    —
                                    During your time at UOW there are endless opportunities to
                                    get involved with life on campus. With 100 clubs and societies
                                    and 180 live acts on campus each year, it’s just a matter of
                                    choosing between them.
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                                    CLUBS AND SOCIETIES                                            UNIBAR
                                    clubs.uow.edu.au                                               pulse.uow.edu.au/unibar
                                    There are over 100 clubs and societies on campus, ranging      The UniBar hosts some of the best local, national and
                                    from social and recreation to religious and cultural groups.   international music, as well as great events to make sure
                                                                                                   you have fun throughout the year. The UniBar provides
                                    UNILIFE                                                        students with a casual, relaxed atmosphere and affordable
                                                                                                   meals and drinks.
                                    pulse.uow.edu.au/unilife
                                    The UnLife Team run events, programs and activities            UNIMOVIES
                                    that add to your total student experience while studying
                                                                                                   unimovies.uow.edu.au
                                    at UOW. Gain skills, make connections, and broaden your
                                    knowledge when you join a club, attend an event or get         Latest release, foreign language and arthouse films are
                                    involved with volunteering.                                    screened in the Uni Hall every Wednesday night during
                                                                                                   session where for a nominal price movie-goers enjoy a full
                                    SPORT AND RECREATION                                           cinema-sized screen and quality surround sound.

                                    uniactive.uow.edu.au
                                                                                                   UOWX
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                                    UOW houses world-class sporting facilities including a
                                                                                                   uow.edu.au/uowx
                                    fully equipped gym, tennis courts, squash courts, 50-metre
                                    heated swimming pool, multi-court indoor sports centre,        UOWx is about exploring new ideas, gaining experience
                                    fitness classes, sports fields, basketball courts and more.    and expanding your skills. Get involved with co-curricular
                                                                                                   opportunities and events to expand yourself outside your
                                    Join social and representative team sports competitions
                                                                                                   coursework, and earn an Interim UOWx Record for your
                                    plus a range of outdoor activities. You’re bound to find
                                                                                                   time at UOW.
                                    something you enjoy.
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LIFE AT UOW

                                    Support
                                    —
University of Wollongong

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     University of Wollongong
                                    CAREERS CENTRAL                                           PEER ASSISTED STUDY SESSIONS
                                    uow.edu.au/careers                                        (PASS)

                                    Achieve your career goals and increase your               uow.edu.au/student/services/pass
                                    employability as you study.                               Get free academic assistance from current students
                                                                                              who have already successfully completed the subjects
                                                                                              you are enrolled in.
                                    HEALTH, MEDICAL AND COUNSELLING
                                    A range of health services are located on campus,
                                    including a doctor and dentist. UOW also offers a free,   RELIGIOUS SERVICES
                                    confidential counselling service to all students.
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                                                                                              There are a range of religious services on and off
                                                                                              campus, including a Muslim prayer space, the Omar
                                                                                              Mosque near the University, the Nan Tien Buddhist
                                    INTERNATIONAL STUDENT                                     Temple in nearby Berkeley and the Sri Venkateswara
                                    PROGRAMS (ISP)                                            Hindu Temple. There are also a range of student-run
                                    uow.edu.au/student/services/ISP                           religious clubs available to join.

                                    ISP is here to support you in making new friends and
                                    connecting you to the campus and local Illawarra          SAFEZONE
                                    community. We encourage you to attend and
                                                                                              All students can download SafeZone, the free
                                    participate.

                                                                                                                                                     Living
                                                                                              smartphone app that makes it easy to ask for
                                                                                              assistance from UOW Security Services with the
                                    LEARNING CO-OP                                            press of a single button.

                                    uow.edu.au/student/services/learning-coop
                                                                                              STUDENT CENTRAL
                                    Academic resources and services to help answer

                                                                                                                                                     at UOW
                                    your questions, save you time, build your skills and      uow.edu.au/student/central
                                    improve your chances of success.
                                                                                              A one-stop-shop for all assistance for enrolled
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                                    LGBTIQ SUPPORT                                            documents (including transcripts), exams and
                                                                                              results, and student fee matters.
                                    UOW’s Ally Network provides a visible network of
                                    people who are allies of students and staff who are
                                    LGBTIQ.                                                   UOW WELLBEING
                                    UOW also provides LGBTIQ students and staff with          uow.edu.au/student/wellbeing
                                    inclusive Safe Places where they can feel accepted
                                                                                              Programs, workshops and events to help you live well
                                                                                                                                                     It’s living where home is more than
                                    and included. Students can find UOW’s first dedicated
                                    all-gender toilet facility on campus in Building 25,
                                                                                              and perform at your best.                              four walls and a roof. It’s learning     UOW OFFERS A GUARANTEED PLACE
                                                                                                                                                                                              IN UOW ACCOMMODATION TO STUDY
                                    and Safe Places can be found across the Wollongong                                                               with students studying everything        ABROAD AND EXCHANGE STUDENTS.
                                    campus and in some regional campuses.
                                                                                                                                                     from politics to polymers. You will be   Conditions apply. Learn more about living on campus:
                                                                                                                                                     welcomed to campus living and have the   uow.edu.au/accommodation
                                                                                                                                                     support you need, right down the hall.
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LIVING AT UOW

                                                       SYDNEY
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Accommodation
                                                                                                                                                                                                               options
                                                                                                                                                    Fairy Meadow
                                                                                                                                                       Station

                                                                                                                                                                                              Fairy Meadow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            5/10 minute walk to train station
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Undergraduate accommodation
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Beach

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Postgraduate accommodation
                                                                                                                                               Drive

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Length of contract (weeks)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Meal service (19 per week)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Close to popular beaches
                                                                                                FAIRY MEADOW

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Close to shops and cafes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Free shuttle bus nearby
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Number of beds

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Shared rooms
                                                                                                                                                                       Science
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Catered

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Flexi catered/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Self catered
                                                                                                                                                                                      North Wollongong Beach

                                                                                                                                                                                                               4
                                                                                               GWYNNEVILLE
                                                                                                                                           Princes Hwy
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          KOOLOOBONG VILLAGE                                 52 & 44                          1258              a                              S          a                             a                                                         a                                                                                        a
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          GRADUATE HOUSE                                         52                            78               a                              P          M                             a                                                         a                                                                                        a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Self catered                                                                        units
                                                                                                                                                              WOLLONGONG                                                  Postgrad, family and mature age

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BANGALAY                                               52                           254               a              a              S/P         M                             a                                                         a                                                                                        a
                                                                                                                                                              5                                                           Self catered
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Postgrad, family and mature age
                                                                                                  Wollongong
                                                                                                   Hospital                                                   Mall
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wollongong
                                                                                                                                  Wollongong
                                                                                                                                                                                                  City Beach
                                                                          Princes Hwy                                              Station

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10                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  11
                                        	FREE Route 55 Gong Shuttle

                                        	FREE Route 9 North Gong Shuttle
                                                                                                                                                                                                               S = Shared bathroom             P = Private bathroom             M = Mature undergrad
                                        	FREE Gwynneville - Keiraville Shuttle
                                                                                                                                                                                                               All residences feature student development and peer mentor programs, social, sporting and cultural events, and 24/7 student wellbeing care. Utilities,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               furniture, laundry, car parking and environmentally responsible recycling programs are available at each residence.

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Sydney
                                    campus
University of Wollongong

                                                                                                                                     University of Wollongong
                                    The UOW Sydney Business School Sydney Campus            BUSINESS SUBJECTS IN:

                                    offers graduate business programs in state-of-the-art   ––   Accounting
                                                                                            ––   Applied Finance
                                    facilities and a unique learning environment, located   ––   Economics
                                    in the heart of Sydney’s central business district,     ––   Finance
                                                                                            ––   Financial Management
                                    overlooking Sydney Harbour. The Sydney campus           ––   Financial Services
                                    provides tailored learning and teaching facilities,     ––   International Business
                                                                                            ––   Investment and Corporate Treasury
                                    together with full administrative support and online    ––   Logistics
                                    links to the main campus, including all electronic      ––
                                                                                            ––
                                                                                                 Management
                                                                                                 Project Management
                                    catalogues and databases from the main library.
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Study
                                                                                                                                                      STUDY OPTIONS                                                         SUBJECT AVAILABILITY

                                                                                                                                                      Choosing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            When choosing subjects, note that many subjects at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Wollongong campus are ONLY offered in either Autumn or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Spring session.

                                    options
                                                                                                                                                      your subjects
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Postgraduate business subjects are offered by UOW’s Sydney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Business School at the Wollongong and Sydney campuses on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a trimester system. Trimesters begin in February, May, and

                                                                                                                                                      —
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            August. Students enrol in three subjects (18 credit points) per
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            trimester. Students must decide whether they wish to study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            at the Wollongong or Sydney campus, and only select subjects
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            available at that campus. Students cannot select subjects in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a Wollongong or Sydney-based program that includes both
                                                                                                                                                      Subjects are taught as a mix of lectures,                             trimesters and semesters.

                                                                                                                                                      tutorials or seminars, laboratory work                                ASSESSMENT
                                                                                                                                                      where appropriate, and individual                                     The assessment details for each subject are available under
University of Wollongong

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  University of Wollongong
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            “Subject Information” at uow.edu.au/handbook.
                                                                                                                                                      study. Study Abroad and Exchange

                                    Choosing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            A comprehensive syllabus outlining assessment and other
                                                                                 STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM                                                 students are assessed in the same way                                 expectations is provided to students in the first lecture of each
                                                                                 The Study Abroad program is designed to welcome students to          as Australian students.                                               subject.

                                    your program
                                                                                 UOW from both formally recognised study abroad partners and
                                                                                 non-affiliated institutions for one or two semesters.                                                                                      THE GRADING SYSTEM:
                                                                                                                                                      PLANNING A PROGRAM OF STUDY
                                                                                 Study Abroad students pay tuition fees directly to UOW for their                                                                           High Distinction (HD):    85–100%

                                    —
                                                                                 program of study at UOW.                                             Study Abroad and Exchange students enrol for one or two sessions      Distinction (D):          75–84%
                                                                                                                                                      as a non-award student at UOW. UOW sessions (semesters)               Credit (C):               65–74%
                                                                                 INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM                                       commence in Autumn and Spring (February and July).                    Pass (P):                 50–64%
                                                                                                                                                      If you are studying a postgraduate business program at our            Fail (F):                 0–49%
                                                                                 The University of Wollongong has established formal exchange                                                                               Technical Fail (TF):      0%
                                                                                                                                                      Sydney Business School Sydney or Wollongong Campus, your
                                    Study Abroad and Exchange programs           agreements with a number of leading universities worldwide
                                                                                 to study at UOW for one or two semesters. This program allows
                                                                                                                                                      sessions are trimesters and start in February , May and August.       The transfer of grades to your home university varies for each
                                    are designed for international                                                                                    After receiving your offer letter from UOW, you are required          home college or institution.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Study Abroad and Exchange 2018/19
                                                                                 a limited number of students to enrol each session. Exchange
                                    undergraduate or postgraduate students       students are not required to pay tuition fees to UOW. Refer to the
                                                                                 list of exchange partners on pages 26-27, and contact your home
                                                                                                                                                      to submit a UOW Study Plan. Your proposed subjects will then
                                                                                                                                                      be assessed based on your academic background prior to your           WORKLOAD
                                    who wish to spend one or two semesters       university for more information.                                     arrival. Every effort will be made to obtain approval of your         Study Abroad and Exchange students must enrol in a minimum
                                                                                                                                                      selected subjects, however this is not guaranteed. You’ll need
                                    in a program of study at the University of   BUSINESS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM                                          to be flexible with your subject selection, and be prepared with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            of 18 credit points (usually equivalent to three subjects) and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a maximum of 32 credit points (usually equivalent to four
                                    Wollongong and transfer the credits to       The Work Integrated Learning subject, COMM391 Business
                                                                                                                                                      additional subjects choices. Academic advice on your study            subjects) per semester (three is the maximum number of
                                                                                                                                                      program is available from UOW staff during orientation week.          subjects per postgraduate business trimester) to meet the
                                    their home institution. For application      Internship is designed for students undertaking any Business
                                                                                                                                                      We advise that you bring a current transcript of your academic        requirements of a student visa.
                                                                                 or Commerce degree, and provides an opportunity for students
                                    procedure information see page 25.           to integrate and apply their university knowledge in an industry
                                                                                                                                                      record from your home university or college, as well as subject
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Your home institution may separately require that you enrol in a
                                                                                                                                                      outlines and descriptions. It is your responsibility to ensure that
                                                                                 context. Students accepted into the Business Internship                                                                                    minimum of four subjects per semester.
                                                                                                                                                      the proposed program will earn the credits needed to satisfy the
                                                                                 Program are required to enrol in at least one other subject from                                                                           In determining your individual program, you should note that:
                                                                                                                                                      degree requirements of your home university or college.
                                                                                 the Faculty of Business along with COMM391, and one or two
                                                                                 other UOW subjects to make up a full-time study load. More                                                                                 –– subjects are offered on a credit point basis
                                                                                                                                                      CHOOSING SUBJECTS
                                                                                 information on the COMM391 Business Internship Program can                                                                                 –– a normal full-time course load is 48 credit points over two
                                                                                 be found at business.uow.edu.au/internship                           The subject information in this prospectus should be used as a            sessions, or 24 credit points for one session (in either Autumn
                                                                                                                                                      guide only. For further information on subjects please go to              or Spring session), or 12 credit points in Summer session.
                                                                                 VISITING RESEARCH PROGRAM                                            uow.edu.au/handbook and select “Subject Descriptions” from
                                                                                                                                                      the menu.                                                             One credit point has an implied workload of two hours per week.
                                                                                 The Visiting Research Program is designed for students                                                                                     Six credit points represents a minimum of 12 hours of work:
14                                                                               undertaking research at either undergraduate or postgraduate         You can choose by the subject codes on pages 17–23, or by                                                                                          15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            this may be three hours of lectures, four hours of reading and
                                                                                 level who are currently enrolled full-time at an overseas            entering part of a subject name.                                      five hours of personal study or essay writing. Many full-time
                                                                                 university and wish to obtain research experience with a UOW         Undergraduate students choose subject codes between 100–400           students will spend fewer than 15 hours a week in contact with
                                                                                 research team. This program is usually between three and             (i.e. 1st – 4th year subjects).                                       lecturers or tutors but will be expected to prepare for these
                                                                                 six months in duration and must be a formal requirement for                                                                                classes with reading and tutorial preparation.
                                                                                 the degree at the student’s home university. Securing a UOW          Postgraduate students choose subject codes between 800–900.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Australian universities require students to be self-directed in
                                                                                 academic supervisor is the responsibility of the applicant.          You can study postgraduate subjects if you have completed the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            their study and to submit a considerable amount of written work
                                                                                 Participants must contact the relevant UOW faculty or school to      recognised equivalent of undergraduate studies at your home
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            in assignments and seminar or tutorial papers.
                                                                                 gain the support of member of UOW academic staff to supervise        institution.
                                                                                 their project.
                                                                                                                                                      Check for prerequisites as some subjects require that you have        TRANSCRIPTS
                                                                                                                                                      taken an equivalent subject or number of credits from your home
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Transcripts of your UOW subject results are issued by the
                                                                                                                                                      university.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            University at the end of each session, and provide details of the
                                                                                                                                                      To give yourself some flexibility with timetabling during             subjects completed and final mark and grade awarded. Official
                                                                                                                                                      enrolment, you should obtain approval in advance for five or six      transcripts are sent to your home university or program provider
                                                                                                                                                      subjects per session.                                                 for credit transfer.
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UOW study areas                                 BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

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                                                                                    At UOW we focus on strong links with industry, business and government to keep our degrees relevant, with a wide range of
                                                                                    professional recognitions. UOW is ranked in the top 200 in the world in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Accounting and Finance and
                                                                                    for Business and Management Studies. The Academic Ranking of World Universities has ranked UOW Hospitality and Tourism in the
                                                                                    top 50 in the world in 2017.
                                    UOW offers subjects in a wide range of study
                                    areas. Study Abroad and Exchange students       UNDERGRADUATE                                          SUBJECT CODE                       POSTGRADUATE **                                       SUBJECT CODE
                                    are welcome to choose any combination of        Accounting                                             ACCY                               Accounting                                            ACCY

                                    subjects from the Subject Descriptions link     Business Information Systems                           CSIT                               Applied Finance                                       FIN

                                    on the Course Handbook website.                 e-Business
                                                                                    Economics
                                                                                                                                           CSCI, ISIT
                                                                                                                                           ECON
                                                                                                                                                                              Economics
                                                                                                                                                                              Finance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ECON
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    FIN
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                                    uow.edu.au/handbook                             Financial Planning                                     FIN                                Financial Services                                    FIN
                                                                                    Human Resource Management                              MGNT                               Human Resource Management                             MGNT
                                    In the following pages you will find lists of   International Business                                 ECON, MGNT                         International Business                                MGNT, FIN, OPS, BUS

                                    subject areas available for Study Abroad and    Management                                             MGNT                               Investment and Corporate Finance                      FIN

                                    Exchange students to choose, along with the     Marketing and Advertising
                                                                                    Public Relations
                                                                                                                                           MARK
                                                                                                                                           MARK
                                                                                                                                                                              Logistics
                                                                                                                                                                              Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    OPS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MGNT
                                    corresponding subject codes.                    Supply Chain Management/Logistics                      OPS                                Marketing                                             MARK
                                                                                    Additional subject prefixes                            BUS, COMM                          Project Management                                    OPS, MGNT
                                                                                    See also under Mathematics and Statistics

                                                                                    ** Postgraduate subjects are offered at both the Wollongong and Sydney Campus. Human Resources Management and Marketing subjects are only offered at the Wollongong Campus.
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                                                                                    COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
                                                                                    At UOW, we place a strong emphasis on industry links to ensure our programs are relevant and our graduates are well positioned to be
                                                                                    leaders in their respective fields. The Times Higher Education World subject ranking for 2018 has ranked UOW Technology in the top
                                                                                    100 in the world.

                                                                                    UNDERGRADUATE                                          SUBJECT CODE                       POSTGRADUATE                                           SUBJECT CODE
                                                                                    Big Data                                               CSCI, ISIT                         Computer Science                                       CSCI
                                                                                    Business Information Systems                           CSIT, ISIT                         Enterprise Networking                                  ISIT
                                                                                    Computer Science                                       CSIT, CSCI                         Health Informatics                                     ISIT, HAS
                                                                                    Cyber Security                                         CSCI, ISIT                         ICT Strategic Planning                                 ISIT
                                                                                    Digital Systems Security                               CSCI                               Information Systems Development                        ISIT, MTS
                                                                                    eBusiness                                              OPS, ISIT                          Information Technology                                 ISIT, MTS
                                                                                    Enterprise Systems Development                         CSCI                               Information Technology Management                      ISIT, MGNT
                                                                                    Mobile Computing                                       CSCI                               Intelligent Systems                                    CSCI
16                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       17
                                                                                    Multimedia and Games Development                       CSCI                               IT Strategic Management                                ISIT
                                                                                    Network Design and Management                          ISIT, CSCI                         Multimedia and Visual Processing                       CSCI
                                                                                    Software Engineering                                   ISIT, CSCI                         Programming and Software                               MTS
                                                                                    Web Design and Development                             ISIT                               Software Engineering                                   CSCI
CREATIVE ARTS                                                                                                                                              ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
                                    Be inspired to do your best at a university that understands                                                                                               With our main campus nestled between the rainforest and the sea, these diverse environments open a world of study opportunities,
                                                                                                                                   UNDERGRADUATE                             SUBJECT CODE
                                    what it means to be creative. Your studies will be balanced -                                                                                              and will give you balance in your studies, spending as much time in the classroom as out in the field. UOW is ranked in the top 200 in
                                                                                                                                   Creative Writing                          CACW
                                    spending lots of time in the studio creating and refining your                                                                                             the world in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Geography.
                                                                                                                                   Graphic Design                            CAGD
                                    technique, then exploring the theory, history and meaning of
                                    your chosen discipline in the classroom. UOW is ranked in the                                  Music                                     CAMS
                                                                                                                                   Photography                               CAVA              UNDERGRADUATE                             SUBJECT CODE               POSTGRADUATE                               SUBJECT CODE
                                    top 150 in the world in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Art
                                                                                                                                   Theatre                                   CAPA, CAPF        Biological Sciences                       BIOL                       Earth and Environmental Science            EESC, ENVI
                                    and Design.
                                                                                                                                   Visual Arts                               CAVA              Conservation Biology                      BIOL                       Environmental Biology                      SCIE, BIOL
                                                                                                                                   Additional subject prefixes               CACS, CAOS, CST   Earth and Environmental Science           EESC                       Environmental Engineering                  ENVE
                                                                                                                                                                                               Environmental Engineering                 ENVE
                                                                                                                                                                                               Environmental Science                     BIOL, EESC, SCIE,
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                                    EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                  Geology                                   EESC
                                                                                                                                                                                               Physical Geography and Environmental      EESC, GEOG
                                    Our range of education degrees provide you with authentic learning experiences and prepares you to work with young
                                                                                                                                                                                               Geosciences
                                    children, parents, families, communities and other professionals. UOW is ranked in the top 150 in the world in the QS 2017
                                                                                                                                                                                               Land and Heritage Management              EESC, GEOG
                                    subject rankings for Education.
                                                                                                                                                                                               Marine Science                            MARE, BIOL
                                                                                                                                                                                               Physical Geography                        EESC, GEOG
                                    UNDERGRADUATE                                               SUBJECT CODE                        POSTGRADUATE                             SUBJECT CODE      Science and Technology Studies            STS, SCIE
                                    Early Childhood                                             EY**                                Adult and Vocational Education           EDGH
                                    Education for Change                                        ED**, HAS                           Educational Leadership                   EDGL
                                    Health and Physical Education
                                    Primary Education
                                                                                                ED, EDPE
                                                                                                ED**
                                                                                                                                    Health and Physical Education
                                                                                                                                    Higher Education
                                                                                                                                                                             EDGP
                                                                                                                                                                             EDGH
                                                                                                                                                                                               HEALTH AND MEDICINE
                                    Additional subject prefixes                                 ED**                                Information and Communication            EDGI              At UOW we ensure our students can practise their skills on real people, in the real world. You’ll be taught by staff who know
                                                                                                                                    Technology in Education
                                                                                                                                                                                               how to prepare you for the challenges you’ll face in the industry because they work in it, and undergraduate and postgraduate
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                                                                                                                                    Literacy                                 EDGR
                                                                                                                                                                                               qualifications from UOW carry a wide range of professional recognitions.
                                                                                                                                    Primary Education                        EDMP
                                                                                                                                    Secondary Education                      EDMS
                                                                                                                                    Special Education                        EDGS
                                                                                                                                                                                               UNDERGRADUATE                             SUBJECT CODE               POSTGRADUATE                               SUBJECT CODE
                                    **These subject prefixes apply to a large range of subjects. Please see the subject database
                                                                                                                                    TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of   EDGT              Epidemiology                              HAS                        Clinical Exercise Physiology               EXSC
                                    at solss.uow.edu.au/owa/sid/CAL.PUBLIC_VIEW1 for a full search of subjects
                                    available.                                                                                      Other Languages)                                           Exercise Science and Rehabilitation       MEDI, EXSC                 Dementia Care                              SNPG
                                                                                                                                                                                               Health Administration                     HAS                        Health Informatics                         ISIT, HAS
                                                                                                                                                                                               Health Promotion                          HAS                        Health Leadership and Management           SNPG

                                    ENGINEERING                                                                                                                                                Indigenous Health                         HAS                        Medical Radiation Physics                  PHYS
                                                                                                                                                                                               Medical and Health Sciences               MEDI, MHSA                 Nursing                                    SNPG
                                    In recognition of the quality of our teaching, research, and facilities, UOW is a Group of Eight Engineering Associate. UOW is ranked                      Medical and Radiation Physics             PHYS                       Nutrition and Dietetics                    MEDI, DIET
                                    in the top 50 in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Mineral and Mining Engineering, top 150 in the world for Civil and Structural                            Medical Biotechnology                     MEDI, CHEM, BIOL           Occupational Health and Safety             SNPG, HAS
                                    Engineering, and top 200 for Mechanical Engineering. The Times Higher Education World subject ranking for 2018 has ranked UOW                              Medicinal Chemistry                       CHEM                       Public Health                              HAS
                                    Engineering in the top 100 in the world.
                                                                                                                                                                                               Nursing                                   NMIH
                                                                                                                                                                                               Nutrition and Dietetics                   DIET, MEDI, HAS
                                    UNDERGRADUATE                                               SUBJECT CODE                        POSTGRADUATE                             SUBJECT CODE      Population Health                         HAS, EESC, GEOG
18                                  Civil Engineering                                           CIVL                                Asset Management                         ENGG
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               19
                                                                                                                                                                                               Pre-Medicine                              MEDI, CHEM, BIOL
                                    Computer Engineering                                        ECTE                                Civil Engineering                        CIVL              Public Health                             HAS
                                    Electrical Engineering                                      ECTE                                Computer Engineering                     ECTE
                                    Environmental Engineering                                   ENVE                                Electrical Engineering                   ECTE
                                    Materials Engineering                                       MATE                                Engineering Management                   ENGG, MGNT
                                    Mechanical Engineering                                      MECH                                Environmental Engineering                ENVE
                                    Mechatronic Engineering                                     ECTE, MECH                          Innovative Manufacturing                 MECH
                                    Mining Engineering                                          MINE                                Materials Engineering                    MATL
                                    Telecommunications Engineering                              ECTE                                Mechanical Engineering                   MECH
                                    Additional subject prefixes                                 ENGG                                Mechatronic Engineering                  ECTE, MECH
                                                                                                                                    Mining Engineering                       MINE
                                                                                                                                    Telecommunication Engineering            ECTE
HUMANITIES                                                                                                                   MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
                                    In humanities studies at UOW, you will learn critical thinking                                                               Mathematics and statistics are the basis for successful decision-making and problem solving in every industry.
                                                                                                     UNDERGRADUATE                           SUBJECT CODE
                                    and analysis skills applied to real world issues to inform
                                    thinking and practice in business, government and not for        Chinese (Mandarin) for Character        MAND
                                                                                                     Background Students                                         UNDERGRADUATE                          SUBJECT CODE              POSTGRADUATE                           SUBJECT CODE
                                    profit sectors. UOW is ranked in the top 200 in the world
                                                                                                     Chinese (Mandarin) for Non-Chinese      MAND                Applied Statistics                     STAT                      Financial Mathematics                  MATH, FIN, STAT
                                    in the QS 2017 subject rankings for English Language and         Background Students
                                    Literature.                                                                                                                  Financial Mathematics                  INFO                      Mathematics                            MATH
                                                                                                     English Literatures                     ENGL
                                                                                                                                                                 Mathematical Economics                 MATH, INFO, ECON          Statistics                             STAT
                                                                                                     French                                  FREN
                                                                                                                                                                 Mathematics                            MATH
                                                                                                     History                                 HIST
                                                                                                                                                                 Quantitative and Computational         MATH, FIN, STAT, CSCI
                                                                                                     Indigenous Studies                      INDS, AUST          Trading
                                                                                                     Italian                                 ITAL                Quantitative Corporate Finance and     MATH, FIN, STAT, CSCI
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                                                                                                     Philosophy                              PHIL                Risk Management and Insurance          FIN, STAT

                                                                                                     Politics                                POL, INTS
                                                                                                     Science and Technology Studies          STS
                                                                                                     Sociology                               SOC                 MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS
                                                                                                     Spanish                                 SPAN
                                                                                                     Writing and English Literatures         ENGL, CACW
                                                                                                                                                                 At UOW, you’ll enter a hands-on, intensive learning environment that encourages you to develop a wide range of creative,
                                                                                                                                                                 technical and conceptual skills. You’ll communicate with broad audiences to influence their behaviour and acquire skills
                                                                                                     Additional subject prefixes             CST
                                                                                                                                                                 that are in demand. UOW is ranked in the top 200 in the world in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Communications and
                                                                                                                                                                 Media Studies.

                                    INTERNATIONAL STUDIES                                                                                                        UNDERGRADUATE                          SUBJECT CODE
                                                                                                                                                                 Digital Media and Communication        MEDA, BCM, DIGC
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                                    Our international studies program will connect you with a changing world: the rise of social media, fluctuations in the
                                                                                                                                                                 Global Media and Communication         BCM, CST
                                    economy, multicultural complexity, a shifting climate and revolutions in how we work and play. UOW prepares flexible,
                                                                                                                                                                 Journalism and Professional Writing    JRNL
                                    analytical graduates who are ready to thrive in this world.
                                                                                                                                                                 Marketing Communication and            MARK
                                                                                                                                                                 Advertising
                                    UNDERGRADUATE                              SUBJECT CODE          POSTGRADUATE                            SUBJECT CODE
                                    Global Sustainable Development             INTS                  International Studies                   MIST
                                    International Relations                    INTS
                                                                                                                                                                 PSYCHOLOGY
                                    Also search the subject database under “Global”, “Asia”
                                    and “Europe”                                                                                                                 Our psychology courses are accredited by the Australian Psychological Accreditation Council, so our staff are constantly
                                                                                                                                                                 working to ensure our courses meet the evolving needs of students and industry.

                                    LAW, MARITIME LAW AND POLICY                                                                                                 UNDERGRADUATE                          SUBJECT CODE             POSTGRADUATE                            SUBJECT CODE
                                                                                                                                                                 Psychology                             PSYC, PSYS               Psychology (clinical)                   GHMC, PSYP
                                    Our unique approach to legal education will provide you with a critical and questioning attitude, broad perspectives and
                                    skills and knowledge valuable in a diverse range of legal careers. Postgraduate students with an interest in ocean law and
                                    policy will enjoy access to UOW’s Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS). UOW is ranked
20                                  in the top 200 in the world in the QS 2017 subject rankings for Law. The 2018 Times Higher Education World Subject Ranking                                                                                                                                     21
                                    places UOW Law in the top 100 in the world.

                                    UNDERGRADUATE                              SUBJECT CODE          POSTGRADUATE                            SUBJECT CODE
                                    Law                                        LAW, LLB              Law                                     LAW
                                                                                                     Fisheries Policy                        CMP
                                                                                                     Maritime Policy                         CMP
                                                                                                     Maritime Studies                        CMP
PUBLIC AND POPULATION HEALTH                                                                                                         SOCIAL SCIENCE
                                    Societies all over the world face huge disease burdens including chronic disease and lifestyle related conditions, such as           Social Scientists are tasked with improving the lives of not just individuals but whole communities. UOW social science
                                    obesity. Preventing these illnesses, injuries and disabilities is the core business of public health. You will learn the skills to   students engage in interdisciplinary study about human behaviour, including subjects in psychology, human geography and
                                    work with communities and populations to improve health outcomes, and contribute to an equitable, healthy and sustainable            social determinants of health and wellbeing.
                                    global community.
                                                                                                                                                                         UNDERGRADUATE                                             SUBJECT CODE                         POSTGRADUATE                                               SUBJECT CODE
                                    UNDERGRADUATE                            SUBJECT CODE              POSTGRADUATE                              SUBJECT CODE            Criminology                                               HAS                                  Psychology                                                 GHMC, PSYP
                                    Epidemiology                             HAS                       Psychology                                GHMC, PHYS, PSYP        Education for Change                                      ED**, HAS                            Public Health                                              HAS

                                    Health Administration                    HAS                       Public Health                             HAS                     Human Geography                                           GEOG
                                                                                                                                                                         Indigenous Studies                                        INDS
                                    Health Promotion                         HAS                       Workplace Health & Safety                 HAS
                                                                                                                                                                         Psychology                                                PSYC, PSYS
                                    Indigenous Health                        HAS
                                                                                                                                                                         Public Health                                             HAS
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                                    Population Health                        HAS, EESC, GEOG
                                                                                                                                                                         Public Health Nutrition                                   HAS, MEDI
                                    Psychology                               PSYC, PSYS                                                                                  Social Marketing                                          HAS, MARK
                                    Public Health                            HAS                                                                                         Social Policy                                             HAS, SOC
                                    Public Health Nutrition                  HAS, MEDI                                                                                   Sociology                                                 SOC

                                    SCIENCE                                                                                                                              SOCIAL WORK
                                    UOW is ranked in the top 150 universities in the world in QS 2017 subject rankings for Materials Science and Chemistry, and in the   Studying social work at UOW will give you theoretical and practical knowledge to pursue your passion, while working with
                                    top 200 for Earth and Marine Sciences. The Academic Ranking of World Universities has ranked UOW Energy Science in 2017 in the       leading experts in the field who share your passion.
                                    top 50 in the world.

                                                                                                                                                                         UNDERGRADUATE
                                    UNDERGRADUATE                            SUBJECT CODE              POSTGRADUATE                              SUBJECT CODE
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                                                                                                                                                                         Social Work                                               SOWK
                                    Biological Sciences                      BIOL                      Biotechnology                             SCIE, BIOL
                                    Chemistry                                CHEM                      Chemistry                                 SCIE, CHEM              **These subject prefixes apply to a large range of subjects. Please see the subject database at https://solss.uow.edu.au/owa/sid/CAL.PUBLIC_VIEW1 for a full search of subjects available.
                                    Conservation Biology                     BIOL                      Earth and Environmental Sciences          EESC, ENVI
                                    Earth and Environmental Science          EESC                      Environmental Biology                     SCIE, BIOL
                                    Environmental Engineering                ENVE                      Medicinal Chemistry                       MEDI, CHEM
                                    Environmental Science                    BIOL, EESC, SCIE, ENVI    Medical Radiation Physics                 PHY, PHYS
                                    Geology                                  EESC                      Environmental Engineering                 ENVE
                                    Materials                                MATE
                                    Medical Biotechnology                    MEDI, BIOL
                                    Medical and Radiation Physics            PHYS
                                    Nuclear Science and Technology           PHYS
                                    Physical Geography and Environmental     EESC, GEOG
                                    Geosciences
                                    Physics                                  PHYS
                                    Science and Technology Studies           STS, SCIE
                                    Sports and Movement Science              MEDI, CHEM, SCIE
22                                  Additional subject prefixes              SCED, SCIE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    23
STUDY OPTIONS                                                                                                                                                 STUDY OPTIONS

                                    Admission                                                                                                                                                     Apply now:
                                    requirements                                                                                                                                                  a step-by-step guide
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                                    STUDY ABROAD & INTERNATIONAL
                                    EXCHANGE PROGRAM
                                                                                                                               ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAMS
                                                                                                                                                                                                  1    SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Visit uow.edu.au/future/studyabroad/apply                  4   CONFIRMATION OF ENROLMENT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      & VISA
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                                                                                                                               ENGLISH FOR ENTRY TO UOW                                                Create a Student Mobility Online (SMO) account and             The UOW Office of Global Student Mobility will email
                                                                                                                                                                                                       complete your online application.                              you an electronic confirmation of enrolment (eCOE)
                                    ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS :                                                                    Students who do not meet the direct entry requirements for                                                                             once you have accepted your offer and your payment
                                    –– Completion of at least one year of study at a university or                             Study Abroad and Exchange may choose to enrol in a period               You will be asked to upload the following                      has been processed. You will use this eCOE when
                                       other recognised tertiary institution                                                   of intensive English through UOW College (located on the                documentation in your online application:                      applying for your Australian student visa (visa sub
                                    –– A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.7 or higher on a                            Wollongong campus). Courses are offered for 6, 12 or 18 weeks                                                                          class 500 Non Award).
                                                                                                                               with the option of adding additional weeks of study depending on        –– An original copy of your academic transcript
                                       4.0 scale

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                                               your level of English. English classes commence every 6 weeks.          –– An original copy of your English language results
                                                                                                                                                                                                          (if applicable)                                             APPLY FOR AIRPORT PICK-UP
                                    ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT                                                                                                                                       –– A Study Abroad and Exchange Supporting
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Statement Form completed by your home                       Request your complimentary airport pick-up at
                                                                                                                               ENGLISH PLUS UNI
                                    IELTS                                                                                                                                                                 university                                                  uowairportpickup.com.au
                                                                                                                               Offered through UOW College, English Plus Uni is for students
                                    –– Academic overall 6.0, and 6.0 in reading and writing.                                                                                                           You will also be asked to submit your study plan as part
                                                                                                                               who do not have English as their first language, and have not

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                                                                                                                               met the required level of English to undertake a formal semester        of the online application. For more information on how
                                    TOEFL                                                                                                                                                              to select the subjects you will study at Wollongong,
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                                                                                                                               program.                                                                                                                               ENROL ONLINE
                                    ––   550 paper                                                                                                                                                     please see Planning your Semester Program at
                                    ––   213 computer                                                                          Students audit one or two university subjects and at the same           uow.edu.au/future/studyabroad/yourprogram                      Six weeks prior to the commencement of your
                                    ––   4.0 TWE/Essay Rating                                                                  time take part-time English language classes. Students study                                                                           program, you will receive instructions on how to enrol

                                                                                                                                                                                                  2
                                    ––   79 internet-based with not less than 20 in writing, 18 in                             English for 14 hours per week and attend their chosen university                                                                       as a UOW student and how to enrol in the subjects that
                                         reading, 17 in listening and 16 in speaking.                                          subject(s) for 3–6 hours per week.                                      APPLY FOR ACCOMMODATION                                       have been approved on your Study Plan. You will also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      receive your UOW username and password and your
                                    Applicants who have studied in a country where English is the                              Students receive a transcript from UOW College for their                If you wish to live in a UOW residence then you MUST           UOW email address.
                                    medium of instruction may be exempted—this includes studies                                studies. Home universities may choose to offer credit for this          apply to UOW Living by:
                                    in English-speaking countries, as well as completion of schooling                          program.                                                                                                                               Keep checking your personal emails regularly though
                                                                                                                                                                                                       –– October 31 for Autumn (February)                            for important pre-arrival information.
                                    in Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore, and examination
                                                                                                                                                                                                       –– May 1 for Spring (July)
                                    results in high school English subjects in some European and

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                                    Scandinavian countries.                                                                    STUDY TOURS AND GROUP PROGRAMS                                          You should apply for accommodation by the above
                                                                                                                               UOW College offers customised study tour programs for groups            dates to guarantee your accommodation placement                ARRIVE AT UOW!
                                                                                                                               of students. Study tours can be held at any time of the year,           apply-accom.uow.edu.au
                                    INDICATIVE TUITION FEES (2018 FEES)                                                        and consist of English language training and/or academic

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                                    Tuition A$9,600 per semester (4 subjects)                                                  components and/or leisure and social research activities.
                                            A$7400 per trimester (3 subjects)                                                  Students are typically accommodated in homestay.                        RETURNING YOUR OFFER
                                            A$9600 per trimester (4 subjects)                                                  For all or some of the study tour components, the home                  ACCEPTANCE (ATTACHMENT A)
24                                  Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) $404 (per semester –                                  university may choose to grant credit towards studies at the            Successful applicants will receive an Offer of                                                                              25
                                    single cover)# (2017 rate, likely to increase)                                             home university.                                                        Admission letter to the UOW Study Abroad &
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Exchange Program via email.
                                    Student Services and Amenities Fee A$149 (per semester)**
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Accept your offer through your Student Mobility
                                    Additional full-time English language course (if required to
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Online (SMO) account by uploading your signed offer
                                    reach entry) – $510 per week
                                                                                                                                                                                                       acceptance document – ‘Attachment A’ and make
                                    As for English Plus Uni - $565 per week                                                                                                                            any required payments as outlined in your Offer of
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Admission letter (tuition, OSHC and SSAF).

                                    # Not applicable to Swedish or Belgian students; subject to change without notice by the
                                    Australian government. Some Norwegian students may also be exempted.
                                    ** Not applicable to exchange students; fee for other students subject to change
Global partners
                                                                                                                             AGREEMENT TYPES                            INSTITUTION                        TYPE   INSTITUTION                      TYPE   INSTITUTION                          TYPE
                                                                                                                             Student Exchange Agreement                 LATVIA                                    SOUTH KOREA                             UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
                                                                                                                             Study Abroad Agreement                     Latvijas Universitate, Riga               Chung-Ang University                    Alma College
                                                                                                                             Utrecht Network (Exchange Program)                                                   Daejin University                       American Institute for Foreign
                                                                                                                                                                        LIECHTENSTEIN                             Keimyung University                     Study
                                                                                                                                                                        Universität Liechtenstein                 Kyung Hee University                    Arcadia University
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Seoul National University               Ball State University
                                                                                                                                                                        LITHUANIA                                                                         Beloit College
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sogang University
                                                                                                                                                                        Viliniaus Universitetas                   Woosuk University                       Boise State University
                                    INSTITUTION                          TYPE   INSTITUTION                           TYPE   INSTITUTION                         TYPE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Butler University, IFSA
                                                                                                                                                                        MALAYSIA                                  SPAIN
                                    AUSTRIA                                     Wuhan University                             HONG KONG                                                                                                                    California State University, Chico
                                                                                                                                                                        INTI International University &           Universidad Complutense de
                                    Karl-Franzens-Universität, Graz             Zhejiang Normal University                   City University of Hong Kong                                                                                                 California State University, Long
                                                                                                                                                                        Colleges                                  Madrid
                                                                                                                             Hong Kong Baptist University                                                                                                 Beach
                                                                                Zejiang Yuexiu University of                                                            Universiti Sains Malaysia                 Universidad de Almeria
                                    BELGIUM                                     Foreign Languages                            The Hong Kong Polytechnic                                                                                                    California State University,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Universidad de Leon                     Monterey Bay
                                    Universiteit Antwerpen                                                                   University                                 MALTA
                                                                                DENMARK                                                                                                                           Universidad de Deusto                   Colgate University
                                                                                                                             The Hong Kong Institute of                 Università ta’ Malta
                                    BRAZIL                                      Aarhus Universitet                           Education                                                                            Universidad de Oviedo                   Colorado School of Mines
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                                    de Campinas                                                                              HUNGARY                                                                                                                      Business School)
                                                                                University of Southern Denmark                                                          Instituto Panamericano De                 SWEDEN
                                    Pontificia Universidade Catolica                                                         Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)                                                                                              Goucher College
                                                                                                                                                                        Alta Direccion De Empresa,
                                    Do Rio De Janeiro (PUC-Rio)                 ESTONIA                                                                                 Universidad Pamamericana                  KTH Royal Institute of                  Hanover College
                                    Universidade de Brasila                                                                  ICELAND                                                                              Tecchnology                             Indiana University of Pennsylvania
                                                                                Tartu Ülikool                                                                           Tecnológico de Monterrey
                                    Universidade de Sao Paulo                                                                Háskóli Íslands                            Guadalajara Campus                        University of Lund                      Indiana University, Bloomington
                                    Universidade Federal                        FINLAND                                                                                 Universidad Iberoamericana                Umeå University                         Kalamazoo College
                                    de Santa Catarina                                                                        INDIA                                                                                Karlstads Universitet                   Kansas State University
                                                                                University of Eastern Finland
                                                                                Helsingin Yliopisto, Helsinki                Pandit Deendayal Petroleum                 NETHERLANDS                               Uppsala Universitet                     Keene State College
                                    CANADA                                                                                   University                                 Arnhem Business School (HAN                                                       Lebanon Valley College
                                    Concordia University                        FRANCE                                                                                  University)                               SWITZERLAND
                                                                                                                             INDONESIA                                                                                                                    Marist College
                                    HEC Montreal                                Audencia Business School                                                                Universiteit Maastrich                    Universität Basel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Michigan State University
                                    McMaster University                                                                      Universitas Gadjah Mada                    Hogeschool voor de Kunsten                University of Lucerne
                                                                                Université Catholique de Lille                                                                                                                                            Molloy College
                                    University of Alberta                       (IÉSEG School of Management)                                                            Utrecht                                   University of St Gallen
                                                                                                                             IRELAND                                                                                                                      Montana State University
                                    University of British Columbia              École Catholique d’Arts et Métiers                                                      Radboud Univeristy
                                                                                                                             University College Cork                                                              TAIWAN                                  North Carolina State University,
                                    University of Calgary                       (ECAM Lyon)                                                                             Universiteit Utrecht                                                              Raleigh
                                                                                École Catholique d’Arts et Métiers           University of Limerick                                                               Chang Gung Institute of
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                                    University of Manitoba                                                                                                                                                                                                Northern Arizona University
                                                                                (ECAM Strasbourg)                                                                       NEW CALEDONIA                             Technology
                                    University of Montreal                                                                   ITALY                                                                                                                        Occidental College
                                    University of Toronto                       École Internationale des Sciences                                                       University of New Caledonia               MingDao University
                                                                                                                             Politecnico di Milano                                                                                                        Pacific University
                                                                                du Traitement de I'Information                                                                                                    National Pingtung Institute of
                                    University of Victoria                                                                                                                                                                                                Roger Williams University
                                                                                École Spéciale de Mécanique et               Università di Bologna                      NORWAY                                    Commerce
                                    University of Waterloo                                                                                                                                                                                                Smith College
                                                                                D'Electricité (ESME – Sudria)                Università di Cagliari                     VID Specialized University                National Taiwan University of
                                                                                The IGS Group (Including The                 Università G. D. Annunzio Di               The University College of                 Science and Technology (Taiwan          Springfield College
                                    CZECH REPUBLIC
                                                                                American Business School, Paris)             Chieti-Pescara                             Southeast Norway                          Tech)                                   State University of New York at
                                    Masarykova Univerzita, Brno                                                                                                                                                   Soochow University                      Plattsburgh
                                                                                Institut National des Sciences               Università degli studi di Ferrara          Lillehammer University College
                                                                                Appliquees de Lyon (INSA Lyon)               Università degli studi di Genova                                                     Southern Taiwan University of           Univeristy at Albany,
                                    CHINA                                                                                                                               Norwegian University of Science
                                                                                Institut Polytechnique LaSalle                                                                                                    Technology                              State University of New York
                                    Beihang University                                                                       Università degli studi di Napoli           and Technology (NTNU)
                                                                                Beauvais                                     Federico II Dep of Economics and                                                     Tatung University                       University of Arizona
                                    Beijing Institute of Technology                                                                                                     Universitetet i Bergen
                                                                                SUPELEC                                      Statistics                                                                           Tunghai University                      University of Colorado (Boulder)
                                    (BIT)                                                                                                                               University of Oslo
                                                                                Université d'Orléans                         Università degli studi di Molise                                                                                             University of Connecticut
                                    Beijing Jiaotong University                                                                                                         University of Stavanger
                                                                                University of Pau and Pays de                Università per Stranieri di Siena                                                    THAILAND                                University of Denver
                                    Central China Normal University             l'Adour                                                                                                                           Assumption University                   University of Hartford
                                                                                                                                                                        POLAND
                                    China Univeristy of Miniing                 Université de Lille                          JAPAN                                                                                Chiang Mai University                   University of Illinois, Urbana-
                                    Technology (CUMT Beijing)                                                                                                           Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Kraków
                                                                                Université de Strasbourg                     Aichi Prefectural University                                                         Kasetsart University                    Champaign
                                    China Univeristy of Miniing                                                                                                                                                                                           University of Kansas, Lawrence
                                                                                Université François-Rabelais, Tours          Aoyama Gakuin University                   PORTUGAL
                                    Technology (CUMT Xuzhou)                                                                                                                                                      TURKEY
                                                                                Université de Montpellier                    Dokkyo University                          Universidade de Coimbra                                                           University of Maine
                                    Guangdong University of Foreign
                                    Studies                                                                                  Doshisha University                        Instituto Superior Tecnico                Bogaziçi University                     University of Massachusetts,
                                                                                GERMANY                                      Doshisha Women’s College of                                                          Koç University                          Amherst
                                    Jinan University (Guangdong)                                                                                                        Universidade da Madeira
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                                    Jinggangshean University                    Erlangen-Nürnberg                                                                                                                 UNITED KINGDOM
                                                                                                                             Gunma University                           ROMANIA                                                                           University of Nebraska, Lincoln
                                    North China University of                   Fachhochschule Kiel                                                                                                               Cardiff University
                                    Technology                                                                               Hiroshima Shudo University                 Universitatea ‘Alexandru Ioan                                                     University of North Carolina,
                                                                                Julius Maxmilian University of               J.F. Oberlin University                    Cuza’, Iasi                               Lancaster University                    Chapel Hill
                                    Shanghai University of                      Wurzburg
                                    International Business and                                                               Kindai University                                                                    Queen’s University of Belfast           University of North Carolina,
                                                                                Leibniz Universität Hannover                 Kobe University                            SLOVAKIA                                  University of East Anglia               Asheville
                                    Economics (SUIBE)
                                                                                Ruhr-Universität Bochum                      Kwansei Gakuin University                  Univerzita Komenského v                   University of Exeter                    University of North Carolina,
                                    Shanghai International Studies
                                    University (SISU)                           SRH University Heidelberg                                                               Braislave                                 University of Hull                      Wilmington
                                                                                                                             Kyorin University
                                                                                Technische Universität München                                                                                                    University of Leeds                     University of North Florida
                                    Tongi University                                                                         Meio University
                                                                                University of Applied Sciences,                                                         SLOVENIA                                                                          University of Oklahoma
                                    University of Electronic Science &                                                       Nagoya Institute of Technology                                                       University of Liverpool
                                    Technology of China (UESTC)                 Kiel                                                                                    Univerza v Ljubljani                      University of Sheffield                 University of Redlands
                                                                                                                             Oita University
                                    University of Jinan (Shandong)              Universität Mannheim                                                                                                              University of Surrey                    University of Scranton
                                                                                                                             Otaru University of Commerce               SINGAPORE
                                    University of Science &                     Universität Leipzig                                                                                                                                                       University of Texas, Dallas
                                                                                                                             Senshu University                          Nanyang Technological University
                                    Technology Beijing                                                                                                                                                                                                    Western Michigan University
                                                                                GREECE                                       Shinshu University
                                    University of Science &                                                                                                                                                                                               Wheaton College
                                                                                Aristotéleio Panepistimio of                 Sophia University
                                    Technology of China
                                                                                Thessalonikis                                University of Electro-
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                                    Autumn (Feb) Session 2018                                          Applications for university residences must be made online at
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                                                                                                                                                                       experience
                                    Classes commence                  26 February                      In order to guarantee a place in the residences, application
                                    End of Autumn session             21 June                          must be submitted by:
                                                                                                       31 October         for studies commencing in February
                                    Spring (July) Session 2018
                                                                                                       May 1              for studies commencing in July
                                    Orientation                       16 July
                                    Classes commence                  23 July

                                                                                                                                                                       awaits.
                                    End of Spring session             15 November                      ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSE DATES

                                    Autumn (Feb) Session 2019                                          For entry to        Length of
                                                                                                                                                 Start date
                                    Orientation                       19-21 February                   UOW session         study required
                                    Classes commence                  25 February                                          18 weeks              26 February 2018
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                                    End of Autumn session             21 June
                                                                                                       Spring 2018         12 weeks              9 April 2018
                                    Spring (July) Session 2019                                                             6 weeks               21 May 2018
                                    Orientation                       15 July                                              18 weeks              2 October 2018
                                    Classes commence                  22 July
                                    End of Spring session             15 November                      Autumn 2019         12 weeks              12 November 2018

                                                                                                                           6 weeks               7 January 2019
                                    SYDNEY BUSINESS SCHOOL – SYDNEY AND                                                    18 weeks              25 February 2019
                                    WOLLONGONG INNOVATION CAMPUS
                                                                                                       Spring 2019         12 weeks              8 April 2019
                                    Trimester 1–2018 (February-April)
                                                                                                                           6 weeks               20 May 2019
                                    Enrolment/Orientation             30-31 January (Sydney)
                                                                      1-2 February (Wollongong)
                                    Lectures Commence                 5 February
                                    End of Session                    27 April

                                    Trimester 2–2018 (May-August)
                                    Enrolment/Orientation             8-9 May (Sydney)
28                                                                    10-11 May (Wollongong)
                                    Lectures Commence                 14 May
                                    End of Session                    3 August

                                    Trimester 3–2018 (August-November)
                                    Enrolment/Orientation             14-15 August (Sydney)
                                                                      16-17 August (Wollongong)
                                    Lectures Commence                 20 August
                                    End of Session                    15 November

                                    Trimester 1-2019 (February-May)
                                    Enrolment/Orientation             5-6 February 2019 (Sydney)
                                                                      7-8 February 2019 (Wollongong)
                                    Lectures Commence                 11 February 2019
                                    End of Session                    3 May 2019
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