STUDY GUIDE - FOR INTERNATIONAL YEAR 12 STUDENTS

STUDY GUIDE - FOR INTERNATIONAL YEAR 12 STUDENTS
STUDY GUIDE
                   FOR INTERNATIONAL YEAR 12 STUDENTS




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STUDY GUIDE - FOR INTERNATIONAL YEAR 12 STUDENTS
Find a scholarship
QUT is proud to offer a range of scholarships to recognise and support our international students. If you receive one of these merit scholarships, you will also gain
membership to the College of Excellence. The membership brings together QUT’s best and brightest students and provide opportunities to build a personal and
professional development program that will challenge you to realise your true potential. Visit our website for more information: www.qut.edu.au/international/
undergraduate-scholarships

Scholarship                          Benefits                                                     Eligibility

                                                                                                     •   Be graduating Year 12 in 2019
QUT Excellence Scholarship                                                                           •   Have an OP 1 or 2 (or equivalent) excluding OP/rank adjustments
                                        •   A scholarship valued at $10 000 and $30 000 each
(Academic)                                                                                           •   Be starting university for the first time in 2020
                                                                                                     •   Complete an online application by 15 November 2019



                                                                                                     •   Be graduating Year 12 in 2019
QUT Excellence Scholarship
                                        •   A scholarship valued at $10 000 each                     •   Be starting university for the first time in 2020
(Creative Industries)
                                                                                                     •   Apply for and gain a place in Bachelor of Fine Arts in certain
                                                                                                         majors that have additional entry requirements like an audition
                                                                                                         or portfolio (early QTAC closing date apply. For details visit QTAC
                                                                                                         closing date on www.qtac.edu.au/applications).

QUT Excellence Scholarship                                                                        Note: there is no application process. Automatically awarded to students
                                        •   A scholarship valued at $30 000 each                         who are highest ranked in the additional entry performances
(Elite Visual and Performing Arts)
                                                                                                         (auditions, portfolio, etc.) for the eligible courses.


                                                                                                     •   Be graduating Year 12 in 2019
                                                                                                     •   Have an OP 1 or 2 (or equivalent) excluding OP/rank adjustments
Dean’s Honours Scholarship
                                        •   A scholarship valued at $20 000 each                     •   Be starting university for the first time in 2020
(QUT Business School)
                                                                                                     •   Apply for and gain a place in Bachelor of Business (Dean’s
                                                                                                         Honours)(BS06)

                                        •   A scholarship to cover 25% of your tuition fees for
                                            your first semester of study at QUT
                                        •   An ongoing scholarship to cover 25% of your
                                            tuition fees per semester of study at QUT, provided
International Merit Scholarship             you meet the academic conditions (maintain a
(Science and Engineering                    minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 5.5
Faculty)                                    on the QUT 7-point scale throughout your course       You must be an international student, and:
                                            at QUT)                                                  •   Be graduating Year 12 in 2019
                                     There is unlimited number available. Save up to                 •   Have an OP 1 or 2 or 3 (or equivalent) including OP/rank
                                     AUD$38 000 in tuition fees                                          adjustments
                                                                                                     •   Apply for and be accepted into one of the eligible courses
                                            A scholarship to cover 25% of your tuition fees for          www.qut.edu.au/international/undergraduate-scholarships
Triple Crown Scholarship (QUT           •


Business School)                            your first two semesters of study at QUT              Note: You are not eligible for this scholarship if you receive another QUT
                                        •   An ongoing scholarship to cover 25% of your                  academic scholarship. You don’t need to apply separately for
                                            tuition fees per semester of study at QUT, provided          this scholarship. If you apply for and are accepted into one of the
Creative Industries International           you meet the academic conditions (maintain a                 eligible courses, and you meet the criteria for the scholarship, we
Scholarship (Creative Industries            minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 5.5             will automatically offer you a scholarship.
Faculty)                                    on the QUT 7-point scale throughout your course
                                            at QUT)
                                     There is unlimited number available. Save up to
International Merit Double           AUD$29 900 on business tuition fees and up to
Degree Scholarship                   AUD$34 300 on creative industries tuition fees.


                                                                                                  You must be a holder of one of the following Australian visas:

                                        •   A tuition fee scholarship for the duration of your       •   Bridging Visa ‘E’ (subclass 050)
                                            course                                                   •   Temporary Protection Visa (subclass 785)
QUT Asylum Seeker Tuition Fee                                                                            Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (subclass 790)
                                        •   A guaranteed QUT Equity Scholarship – a                  •
Scholarship
                                            minimum of $3500 for one year
                                                                                                  For further details of the eligibility: www.qut.edu.au/study/fees-and-
                                        •   An Equity computer on commencement at QUT             scholarships/scholarships/qut-asylum-seeker-scholarship
                                                                                                  Complete an online application via above link.
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Find your QUT course
With a balanced mix of theory and practical experience in our world-class courses, you’ll be prepared to hit the ground running in the real world. You’ll gain the
knowledge, skills and connections to thrive in your chosen fields. Our course offerings (including double degree options) can be viewed online at www.qut.edu.au/
international/
You must meet the minimum English language entry requirements for your course: Bachelor programs and Diploma in Health Science (Nursing):
Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority subject English and /or English for ESL with an overall exit assessment of Sound Achievement (or better).
Foundation, Diploma programs - Business, IT, Creative Industries, Engineering, Health Science (Health Studies): As per above, with an overall exit Assessment or
Limited Achievement (or better).
The equivalent Australian interstate senior subjects or International Baccalaureate Diploma studies or the required grade in an accepted English language test may
also meet the minimum English language requirement: www.qut.edu.au/study/applying/international-year-12-students

BUILDING AND PLANNING                                                                                          QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Design (Architecture)                                                                              412372         7          86.95
Bachelor of Design (Landscape Architecture)                                                                    412342         13         70.55
Bachelor of Design - International (Architecture, Landscape Architecture)                                      401392         6          89.00
Bachelor of Property Economics                                                                                 412322         12         74.20    Maths A, B or C
Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours)(Construction Management)                                               412312         12         74.20    Maths A, B or C
Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours)(Quantity Surveying and Cost Engineering)                               412312         12         74.20    Maths A, B or C
Bachelor of Urban Development (Honours)(Urban and Regional Planning)                                           412352         12         74.20
BUSINESS                                                                                                       QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Business (Accountancy; Advertising; Economics; Finance; Financial Planning; Human Resource         413021         9          81.85
Management; International Business; Management; Marketing; Public Relations)                                                                      Maths A, B or C for Accounting, Economics, Finance,
Bachelor of Business (Dean’s Honours)                                                                          413222         2          97.00    Finance Planning and Marketing majors
Bachelor of Business - International                                                                           413402         6          89.00
Diploma in Business                                                                                            Not via QTAC   14         67.95
CREATIVE PRACTICE, COMMUNICATION AND DESIGN                                                                    QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Required Subject
Bachelor of Communication (Advertising and Public Relations)                                                   421242         9          81.85
Bachelor of Communication (Digital Media)                                                                      421202         13         70.55
Bachelor of Communication (Entertainment Industries)                                                           421152         13         70.55
Bachelor of Communication (Journalism)                                                                         421222         9          81.85
Bachelor of Communication (Professional Communication)                                                         421132         13         70.55
Bachelor of Creative Industries (Creative and Professional Writing; Drama and Performance; Entertainment;      421192         13         70.55
Fashion Communication; Interactive and Visual Design; Media and Communication; Music and Sound;
Screen Content Production)
Bachelor of Design (Fashion)                                                                                   421672         11^        76.50^
Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)                                                                         412382         12         74.20
Bachelor of Design (Interaction Design)                                                                        401302         13         70.55
Bachelor of Design (Interior Architecture)                                                                     412362         11         76.50
Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)                                                                      421052         13         70.55
Bachelor of Design - International (Fashion)                                                                   421692         6^         89.00^
Bachelor of Design - International (Industrial Design; Interaction Design; Interior Architecture;              401392         6          89.00
Visual Communication)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Acting)                                                                                 421912         +          +
                                                                                                                                                  Successful completion of Year 12
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)                                                                              421012         10         78.70
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Creative Writing)                                                                       421432         13         70.55
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance)                                                                                  429162         +          +
                                                                                                                                                  Successful completion of Year 12
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance Performance)                                                                      421822         +          +
                                                                                                                                                  Successful completion of Year 12
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drama)                                                                                  421952         13         70.55
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film, Screen and New Media)                                                             421342         9          81.85
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music)                                                                                  421512         +          +
                                                                                                                                                  Successful completion of Year 12
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Technical Production)                                                                   421932         9          81.85
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Arts)                                                                            421782         ^^         ^^
                                                                                                                                                  Successful completion of Year 12
Diploma in Creative Industries                                                                                 Not via QTAC   14         67.95
EDUCATION                                                                                                      QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Required Subject
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)                                                                        404162         13~        70.55~   English, Maths A, B or C, Science *
Bachelor of Education (Primary)                                                                                404202         13~        70.55~   English, Maths A, B or C, Science *
Bachelor of Education (Secondary)                                                                              404492         13~        70.55~   English, Maths A, B or C **
ENGINEERING                                                                                                    QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Chemical Process; Civil Engineering; Computer and Software Systems;         412502         9          81.85    Maths B or C
Electrical and Aerospace; Electrical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Mechatronics; Medical Engineering)
Diploma in Engineering                                                                                         Not via QTAC   14         67.95    Maths B or C
HEALTH AND COMMUNITY                                                                                           QTAC Code      OP Score   ATAR     Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology)                                                                   425081         9          81.85
Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Anatomical Sciences; Cell and Molecular Biotechnology; Human                   418401         9          81.85    Maths B or C, Chemistry, Biology
Biochemistry; Human Physiology; Infection and Immunity)
Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology                                                                       425422         7          86.95    Maths B or C, Chemistry or Physics or Biology
Bachelor of Health Information Management                                                                      425391         12         74.20
Bachelor of Human Services                                                                                     425071         13         70.55
Bachelor of Medical Imaging (Honours)                                                                          418182         1          99.00    Maths B or C, Phyics
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science                                                                         418201         12         74.20    Maths B or C, Chemistry
Bachelor of Nursing                                                                                            425231         7          86.95
Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours)                                                                  425442         2          97.00    Maths B or C, Chemistry

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Bachelor of Nutrition Science                                                                          425332          12          74.20              Maths B or C, Chemistry
Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)                                                                         418512          10          78.70              Maths B or C, Chemistry
Bachelor of Podiatry                                                                                   425222          8           83.95              Maths B or C, Chemistry
Bachelor of Public Health                                                                              425372          13          70.55
Bachelor of Social Work                                                                                425042          10          78.70
Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science                                                                 425302          13          70.55              Maths B or C, Chemistry or Physics or Biology
Bachelor of Vision Science                                                                             425312          1           99.00              Maths B or C, Chemistry, Phyics
Diploma in Health Science (Health Studies)                                                             Not via QTAC    14          67.95
Diploma in Health Science (Nursing)                                                                    Not via QTAC    14          67.95
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                                                                 QTAC Code      OP Score    ATAR               Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments (Software Technologies; Animation; Game Design)         418102          11          76.50              Maths A, B or C
Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science; Information Systems)                             418801          11          76.50              Maths A, B or C
Diploma in Information Technology                                                                      Not via QTAC    14          67.95
LAW AND JUSTICE                                                                                        QTAC Code      OP Score    ATAR               Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Justice (Criminology and Policing; Policy and Governance)                                  417301          13          70.55
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)                                                                             417601          6           89.00
SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS                                                                                QTAC Code      OP Score    ATAR               Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Mathematics (Applied and Computational Mathematics; Operations Research; Statistics)       418701          6           89.00              Maths B or C
Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Earth Science; Environmental Science; Physics)    418011          13          70.55              Maths B or C
FOUNDATION PROGRAMS                                                                                    QTAC Code      OP Score    ATAR               Assumed Knowledge
Intensive Program                                                                                      Not via QTAC    14          67.95
Standard Foundation Program                                                                            Not via QTAC    20          51.20
Extended Foundation Program                                                                            Not via QTAC    20          51.20


  Education entry requirements:                                                                               Entry requirement for double degrees
  *	You must have passed four semesters at Australian high school level or equivalent                        A double degree combines two bachelor degrees into a single course of study. You can
     in English and Maths A, B or C and at least one of Agricultural Science, Biology,                        complete a double degree in a shorter time than two separate degrees, saving you time
     Chemistry, Earth Science, Marine Science, Marine Studies, Physics or Science 21.                         and money.
  **	You must have passed four semesters at Australian high school level or equivalent in                    You can apply via QTAC, listing the double degree as one of your course preferences, the
      English and Maths A, B or C.                                                                            same as you would for any single degree.
  ~	Relevant score and personal statement addressing suitability criteria.                                   The selection rank threshold for a double degree will be same as the threshold for the more
                                                                                                              competitive of the two single degrees.
  Notes
                                                                                                              www.qut.edu.au/study/study-options/double-degrees
  ^	
          Relevant score and portfolio
  ^^
          Portfolio and interview                                                                             Dislaimer:
  +
          Audition                                                                                            This information is correct and true at time of printing and provided as a guide. Please
                                                                                                              refer to www.qut.edu.au/study/applying/international-year-12-students for the most up
  
  Courses with additional entry requriements (Audition, interview and portfolio) have an                      to date information. You can also view the score conversion tables (including IB scores)
  early QTAC closing date. For more information check the online course information                           online.
  at www.qut.edu.au/study




Pathways to QUT
QUT offers diploma programs that provide direct pathways into the selected bachelor programs with up to one year of advanced standing. Diploma students benefit
from additional academic and language support, small classes and more contact hours to help you succeed in your bachelor program (www.qut.edu.au/study/
pathway-programs).

                                               Credit for prior learning                                                                                         Duration remaining to
Successful completion of:                                                                             Bachelor Program
                                               (advanced standing)                                                                                               complete Bachelor
Diploma in Business                            96 credit points (equivalent to 1 year)                Bachelor of Business                                        2 years (4 semesters)

Diploma in Engineering                         96 credit points (equivalent to 1 year)                Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)                           3 years (6 semesters)

Diploma in Information                                                                                Bachelor of Information Technology
                                               96 credit points (equivalent to 1 year)                                                                            2 years (4 semesters)
Technology                                                                                            Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments
                                                                                                      Bachelor of Creative Industries
Diploma in Creative Industries                 96 credit points (equivalent to 1 year)                Bachelor of Communication                                   2 years (4 semesters)
                                                                                                      Bachelor of Design (selected majors)
Diploma in Health Science                                                                                                                                         2 years (5 semesters including a
                                               84 credit points (7 units)                             Bachelor of Nursing
(Nursing)                                                                                                                                                         summer semester) (Feb entry)
Diploma in Health Science                                                                             Pathway into a range of Health Bachelor                     3-4 years depending on the chosen
                                               Up to 48 credit points (equivalent to 0.5 year)
(Health Studies)                                                                                      programs                                                    degree
*Visit www.qut.edu.au/study/pathway-programs for more information
 After applying for your main Bachelor course via QTAC, you can request a pathway Diploma or Foundation offer by emailing qut.intadmission@qut.edu.au or alternatively, you will automatically
 receive a pathway offer if required, after your results are released.
STUDY GUIDE - FOR INTERNATIONAL YEAR 12 STUDENTS
Apply to QUT
  1        Choose a course                                                           5         Release of Year 12 results
           Visit www.qut.edu.au/study/international
                                                                                               When your final Year 12 results are released, check that you
                                                                                               have met all the requirements for your offer.

                                                                                               Selection rank adjustment will be applied at this point (refer to
                                                                                               Year 12 subject scheme below).
  2        Apply via QTAC
           S ubmit your application through the Queensland Tertiary                           Should you wish to change an offer to a different course
            Admissions Centre (QTAC) www.qtac.edu.au                                           after your Year 12 results are released, please email
                                                                                               qut.intadmission@qut.edu.au




  3        Receive a conditional offer                                               6         Completed a VET program?
            UT will issue you a conditional Letter of Offer for your
           Q                                                                                   If you completed a VET program (Certificate III,
           highest nominated QUT course from late August. Offers will                           Certificate IV or Diploma), please email the results to
           be conditional on course academic and English language                               qut.intadmission@qut.edu.au
           requirements.




  4        Change of preference                                                      7         Accept your offer
           If you wish to request an offer for a different course before                       nce the conditions of your offer have been confirmed as
                                                                                               O
            or after your year 12 results are released please email                            met, finalise your acceptance by complete and return the
            qut.intadmission@qut.edu.au                                                        following to qut.intadmission@qut.edu.au:
                                                                                                     •   Accepting of Offer Form (attached on your offer)
                                                                                                     •   Student Declaration Form (attached on your offer)
                                                                                                     •   Acceptance payment Confirmation (screenshot of
                                                                                                         your payment)



For more information visit the Year 12 website: www.qut.edu.au/study/applying/international-year-12-students




Year 12 subject scheme
We offer adjustment schemes that can help you get into the course you want. This provides an adjustment to your selection rank (or OP equivalent).
You can receive up to a maximum of 8 selection rank adjustments.
You’ll need to have completed the equivalent of four semesters at senior school level (Years 11 and 12) with a passing exit grade in Mathematics C,
Physics, Languages other than English (LOTE), Aerospace Studies or Engineering Technology (for students who apply to study a QUT Bachelor of
Engineering or related double degree) or university units (e.g. through START QUT).

You don’t need to apply separately for the Year 12 subject scheme, QUT will calculate it automatically.

This scheme applies to 2019 Year 12 students applying for entry in 2020.

Visit www.qut.edu.au/study/applying/adjustment-schemes for more info.
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Hear from our students



ZOE ZHAN, China                                   SEOHYUN YOON, South Korea                         KIRILL PLETNEV, Russia
Bachelor of Nursing (2nd year)                    Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (3rd year)      Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of
Completed Year 12 at Balmoral State               Completed Year 12 at John Paul College            Engineering (2nd year)
High School                                                                                         Completed Year 12 at Saint Stephen’s College
                                                  QUT has been a perfect place for me
After exploring QUT on Open Day and QUT           academically, socially and culturally. I’ve had   One of the main reasons I decided to study
International High School Day, I was very         various opportunities including working as a      at QUT is its worldwide network of partners
impressed by QUT’s teaching and learning          QUT ambassador and volunteering at QUT            with institutions and industries. QUT is
dynamic. By the end of year 12, I was sure        events which helped me make a lot of new          passionate about connecting students and
that QUT would be the university for me.          friends and be active in everyday life.           industry partners which helps to create strong
                                                                                                    networks leading to employment.
In my current nursing degree, I enjoy and         I’m very happy that I choose QUT as I feel
benefit from the practical skills I learn. Many   like I’m constantly developing my skills and      What we discuss during the classes are
of these skills prepare us to meet and exceed     knowledge and evolving my way of thinking,        based on real-world examples, about real
the expectations of the nursing industry,         not only as a student, but also generally in      organisations and real problems. Connecting
giving us the confidence to do our best at our    personal growth.                                  business interests and technological solutions
placements.                                                                                         is my passion and studying at QUT provides
                                                                                                    the best practical experiences to get there.




Meet our students

Meet Science and Engineering                      Follow the journey of two                         A day with Emily, a Creative
Faculty students Nicole, Rafael                   international students through                    Industries student from Taiwan
Ramos, Ian Ngiam and Yu Koga and                  their studies at QUT. http://bit.ly/              http://bit.ly/creative_industries
hear why they are studying STEM at                international_student_life
QUT. http://bit.ly/stem_at_qut


For more student videos check out our QUTube channel (www.youtube.com/TheQUTube)
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2019 events
                                                                                          QUT OPEN DAY
                                                                                          Sunday 28 July, 9am–3pm
                                                                                          Gardens Point (city) campus
                                                                                          Start preparing for your bright future at QUT Open
                                                                                          Day. It’s your best chance to chat with staff and
                                                                                          students from all faculties and study areas, and find
                                                                                          the answers to all your questions about courses,
                                                                                          careers and uni life.
                                                                                          https://www.qut.edu.au/study/events/qut-open-day




   QUT INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL DAY
   Monday 21 October, 9.30am–3pm
   (Pupil Free Day)
   Gardens Point (city) campus
   We welcome international students studying
   Year 11 and 12 in Australia to participate in fun
   and hands-on activities for a day! This is your
   opportunity to meet your future university friends,
   speak to current QUT international students and
   consult with faculty staff about your courses of your
   interest. www.qut.edu.au/events/high-school-day




Stay connected with us
Phone: +61 7 3138 2862 | Email: brisinternational@qut.edu.au | www.qut.edu.au/international

      	www.facebook.com/QUTBrisbane                       Instagram: @qutinternational              	blogs.qut.edu.au/student-life-in-brisbane
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Make QUT your first preference
  For the last three years
                                                               QUT
             CHOICE
                                                                  100
  QUT is the
university of                                                  IS RANKED

                                                               TOP
 with more Year 12 students
                                                               WORLDWIDE
                                                                       for Business and
    choosing to study at                                               Economics in the 2019
    QUT than at any other                                              Times Higher Education
                                                                       World University
   Queensland university.                                              Rankings by subject




                              1st
                               IN AUSTRALIA
                               FOR COMMUNICATION
                               AND MEDIA STUDIES
                               AND 16TH GLOBALLY
                                    (QS World University
                                  Rankings by Subject 2019)




  GRADUATES
  IN DEMAND                                                    QUT
                                                               PHARMACY
       97.9%
    of QUT graduates of
                                                               GRADUATES
                                                               achieved 100% full-time
 undergraduate education                                       employment - highest
courses were employed four                                     in Australia
  months after graduation.




                              QUT RANKED
                                      51-100
                                      in the QS World
                                      University Rankings
                                      by Subject 2018 for
                                      Architecture and Built
                                      Environment
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