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2019 Prospectus

THE
UNIVERSITY
OF ADELAIDE
COLLEGE
The Preferred Pathway Provider
to the University of Adelaide    college.adelaide.edu.au
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The University of Adelaide College

                                                                                                                                         2019 PROSPECTUS
                                                                                                                                         Contents
                                                                                                                                         2    Why study at the University of Adelaide College

                                                                                                                                         4    The University of Adelaide

                                                                                                                                         6    Campus facilities

                                                                                                                                         8    University pathway guide

                                                                                                                                         10   Foundation Studies Program

                                                                                                                                         14   Health admissions

                                                                                                                                         16   Degree Transfer Program

                                                                                                                                         20   Pre-Master’s Program

                                                                                                                                         24   General Academic English

                                                                                                                                         26   Adelaide
Choosing where to study is one of the biggest decisions you’ll        The University of Adelaide is internationally recognised
make in life, so it’s important to get it right. I’m delighted that   for its academic excellence in learning and research.              30   Student life
you’re considering joining us at the University of Adelaide           Our degrees are world-class, infused with cutting edge
College. I’m proud of the exceptional study programs we               research and technology that encourages critical thinking,         32   Accommodation
have on offer, and the community that we’ve built.                    problem solving, teamwork and communication.
                                                                                                                                         35   Accommodation application form
We’re very privileged to have our special relationship with           We warmly welcome students from over 100 countries to our
the University of Adelaide, a prestigious member of the               University each year creating a vibrant campus community           36   Academic calendar
Group of Eight and one of Australia’s highest performing              amongst outstanding facilities and an academic environment
institutions. Together with the University of Adelaide, we’ve         that pursues excellence, values creativity, and gives graduates    37   Domestic fees and entry requirements
created a range of study options to help students follow their        the opportunity to make a major contribution to the world.
                                                                                                                                         38   International fees and entry requirements
dreams and transition easily into their chosen degree.
                                                                      The University of Adelaide College partners with the
Our goal is to do everything we can to support our students,          University to offer a range of study options designed              40   How to apply
whether they need help with their studies, their preparation          specifically as pathways for students to enter our undergraduate
                                                                                                                                         41   Application form
for University, or their living arrangements. As a result, our        degrees. With the College based near the University’s
students thrive. I’ve been lucky enough to see many young             beautiful North Terrace campus, you could soon be following             Terms and conditions
people pass through our College and go on to be successful            in the footsteps of many great alumni; from Nobel Prize            43
at University and in their chosen careers. I invite you to read       winners to Antarctic explorers and heads of state.
on, so that you too can make an informed decision about
                                                                      I encourage you to make the most of your College
where to begin the next step towards your own future.
                                                                      experience as you prepare for entry into your chosen
Good luck, and I hope to see you on campus one day.                   undergraduate degree at the University of Adelaide.

Andrew Foley                                                          Professor Peter Rathjen
College Director                                                      Vice-Chancellor and President
The University of Adelaide College                                    The University of Adelaide
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WHY STUDY
          WITH US
    Starting a program is a big investment in terms of time and                                                                                           GUARANTEED PATHWAY TO THE UNIVERSITY OF                              CUTTING EDGE FACILITIES
                                                                                                                                                          ADELAIDE DEGREE OF YOUR CHOICE
    money. You want to know that it’s going to be worth it. At                                                                                            As the Preferred Pathway Provider to the University of Adelaide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Due to our special relationship with the University of Adelaide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               you’ll be part of the University and have access to all the
    the University of Adelaide College we’ve got the University                                                                                           our students are given guaranteed entry to their degree of choice,   state-of-the-art facilities they have on offer, including science
                                                                                                                                                          with no further English language requirement on successful           laboratories, the Sports Hub Fitness Centre, computer and
    of Adelaide stamp of quality. Due to our special Preferred                                                                                            completion of their pathway program. Transitioning to your           learning facilities at Hub Central and an extensive library
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of resources.
    Pathway Provider partnership, our institutions work closely                                                                                           dream degree couldn’t be any more seamless.

    to give you the best opportunities possible.                                                                                                          FLEXIBLE COURSE OPTIONS TO SUIT YOUR                                 GRADUATE INTO ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY WITH YOUR FRIENDS
                                                                                                                                                          LIFESTYLE AND DEGREE PATHWAY                                         As a student at the College, you have access to the University of
                                                                                                                                                          With three intakes per year, you’re sure to find a program option    Adelaide campus and you can join any of the clubs and societies
    You know that our study programs are going to be just as exceptional as the degrees they have on offer,
                                                                                                                                                          that works for you. Plus, with the wide variety of subjects and      they offer. You’ll get to form friendships with other students
    because we design them together. But, there are lots of other benefits that you get from studying with us,
                                                                                                                                                          courses on offer, you have the chance to learn content relevant to   on the same pathway, and go through your whole experience of
    that you may not know about.
                                                                                                                                                          your degree before you’re even enrolled.                             University together.

                                                                                                                                                          UNIVERSITY LEVEL EDUCATION                                           LIVE THE ADELAIDE LIFESTYLE
                                                                                                                                                          Our syllabus is kept up to date with the latest content from         Student life isn’t just about study. In Adelaide, you’ve got it all –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               from the Australian beach lifestyle to cosmopolitan city culture.
    OUR BENEFITS                                                                                                                                          courses at the University of Adelaide, so you get the benefits
                                                                                                                                                          of a university level education. With our world-class teachers,      Living in the South Australian capital is safe, affordable, and
                                                                                                                                                          small class sizes and supportive approach, you’re guaranteed the     most importantly a lot of fun.
                                                                                                                                                          highest quality learning.

                                                                                                                                                          ADDITIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE SUPPORT SERVICES
                                                                                                                                                          We have students from all over the world. To make sure that
                                                                                                                                                          everyone has the best chance to reach their potential, a range
                                                                                                                                                          of different language support services are available to assist
    Central                    Guaranteed* pathway                        Preparation for                             Flexible study
                                                                                                                                                          students with their studies across subjects.
    location                    to the University                           University                                   options
                                   of Adelaide

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THE UNIVERSITY
                                                                                                                                                                                            1

                                                                                                                                                                                      Top 1%

    OF ADELAIDE
                                                                                                                                                                                     of universities
                                                                                                                                                                                        globally*

    The University of Adelaide is one of Australia’s
    leading research-intensive universities and
    is consistently ranked among the top 1% of
    universities in the world*.                                                                                                                                                        7,000+
                                                                                                                                                                                  International students
                                                                                                                                                                                   from 100+ countries

    THE UNIVERSITY OF                          GROUP OF EIGHT
                                               The University of Adelaide is a member of the Group of Eight,
    ADELAIDE AT A GLANCE                       a coalition of Australia’s leading research-intensive universities,
                                               which include some of the largest and oldest institutions in
    The University of Adelaide is a world-     the country.
    class research and teaching institution,
    centred on discovering new knowledge,
    pursuing innovation and preparing
                                               GROUND-BREAKING RESEARCH                                                                                                                  100+
                                               With more than 4,500 research staff and students working together,                                                                   Rhodes Scholars
    the educated leaders of tomorrow.          supported by modern infrastructure and an innovative culture,
    As Australia’s third oldest university,    the University of Adelaide has all the ingredients to tackle global
    it has a well-established reputation for   research challenges and deliver positive impacts for our partners.
    excellence and progressive thinking.
    This continues today, with the             AN INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK
    University proudly ranked in the top       The University of Adelaide is strongly committed to international
    one percent, among the world’s elite.      education. Since the University began enrolling international
    The University of Adelaide is committed    students more than 90 years ago, the University’s international
    to developing quality graduates who        student population accounts for approximately 24% of all students.
    are recognised internationally for
    their knowledge, skills, creativity,       GRADUATE ATTRIBUTES                                                                                                                       140+
    global outlook and ability.                The education experience is designed to prepare graduates with the                                                                  Fullbright Scholars
                                               following attributes:
                                               • Deep discipline knowledge
                                               • Critical thinking and problem solving
                                               • Teamwork and communication skills
                                               • Career and leadership readiness
                                               • Intercultural and ethical competency
                                               • Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
                                                                                                                                                                                            5
                                                                                                                                                                                  Nobel Prize winners

                                                                                                                                                                                        *Times Higher and QS ranking 2018

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OUR CAMPUS
       FACILITIES
       As a student at the University of Adelaide
       College you will have access to first class facilities
       at both the College and the University of Adelaide.
                                                                                Innovative teaching space at the College   College resources centre

                                                                                                                                                      COLLEGE FACILITIES:
                                                                                                                                                      • Modern classrooms and study areas
                                                                                                                                                      • Computer suites
                                                                                                                                                      • Student kitchen
                                                                                                                                                      • Student common room
                                                                                                                                                      • Student resource centre

                                                                                                                                                      UNIVERSITY FACILITIES:
                                                                                                                                                      • Hub Central
                                                                                                                                                      • Barr Smith Library
                                                                                                                                                      • Image and copy centre
                                                                                                                                                      • UniBar
                                                                                                                                                      • Sports Hub Fitness Centre
                                                                                                                                                      • University social clubs
                                                                                                                                                         and societies

    University of Adelaide College campus                       College computer room

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Foundation Studies intakes          Degree Transfer intakes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Duration
                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelor degrees                                                               Standard                Accelerated Extended                  Standard              Accelerated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (years)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       FEB         JUL          OCT        MAR           OCT         FEB          JUL       OCT
                                                                                                                                                                        B Innovation and Entrepreneurship                                3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B International Business                                         3             •           •            •          •             •           •            •         •
                                                                                                                                                                        B International Development                                      3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B International Relations                                        3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Languages                                                      3             •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Laws                                                           4             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Liberal Arts and Science                                       3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Mathematical and Computer Sciences                             3             •           •            •

UNIVERSITY PATHWAY GUIDE
                                                                                                                                                                        B Mathematical Sciences                                          3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Marketing                                                      3             •           •            •          •             •           •            •         •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Media                                                          3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Media with B Computer Science (double degree)                  4             •           •            •
With the wide range of degrees on offer at the University of Adelaide you can dream                                                                                     B Media with B Criminology (double degree)                       4             •           •            •

big. When you’ve decided which direction to take, the next step is figuring out how                                                                                     B Media with B Sociology (double degree)                         4             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Medicine and B Surgery                                         6             •*
you want to get there. With our range of flexible university preparation program                                                                                        B Music                                                          3             •*          •*
options on offer, you can design your own pathway into university.                                                                                                      B Nursing                                                        3             •*
                                                                                                                                                                        B Peace and Conflict Studies                                     3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Philosophy, Politics and Economics                             3             •           •            •
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                                                                                                                                                                        B Project Management                                             3             •           •            •
                                                                          Foundation Studies intakes          Degree Transfer intakes
                                                            Duration                                                                                                    B Psychological Science                                          3             •           •            •
    Bachelor degrees                                                      Standard                Accelerated Extended                  Standard         Accelerated
                                                                (years)                                                                                                 B Science                                                        3             •           •            •          •**           •**         •**          •**
                                                                          FEB         JUL          OCT        MAR         OCT           FEB        JUL   OCT
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Animal Science)                                       3             •
    B Accounting                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Animal Behaviour)                                     3             •           •            •
    B Accounting and Corporate Finance                      3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Biomedical Science)                                   3             •           •            •          •             •           •            •
    B Agricultural Sciences                                 3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Biotechnology)                                        33            •           •            •
    B Applied Biology                                       3             •           •            •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Ecotourism)                                           3             •           •            •
    B Architectural Design                                  3             •           •                                                                                 B Science (Honours) (High Performance Computational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         4             •
    B Arts                                                  3             •           •            •                                                                    Physics)
    B Business (Global)                                                                                                                                                 B Science (Marine Biology)                                       3             •           •            •
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Mineral Geoscience)                                   3             •           •            •
    B Business Management                                   3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
    B Business Management and Accounting                                                                                                                                B Science (Space Science and Astrophysics)                       3             •
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
    B Commerce                                                                                                                                                          B Science (Veterinary Bioscience)                                3             •*
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
    B Computer Science                                                                                                                                                  B Science (Wildlife Conservation Biology)                        3 33          •           •            •
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •
    B Corporate Finance                                                                                                                                                 B Science and Entrepreneurship                                   3             •           •            •
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •
    B Creative Arts                                                                                                                                                     B Social Sciences                                                3             •           •            •
                                                            3             •           •            •
    B Criminology                                                                                                                                                       B Sociology                                                      3             •           •            •
                                                            3             •           •            •
    B Dental Surgery                                                                                                                                                    Bachelor of Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Arts                4             •†
                                                            5             •*
                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelor of Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Mathematical
    B Economics                                             3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •     •                                                                               4             •†
                                                                                                                                                                        and Computer Sciences
    B Engineering (Honours) - Flexible Entry                1             •^                                                                                            Bachelor of Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Music               4             •†
    B Engineering (Honours) (Architectural and Stuctural)   4             •           •            •                                                                    Bachelor of Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Science             4             •†
    B Engineering (Honours) (Chemical)                      4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                    Bachelor of Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Arts             4             •†
    B Engineering (Honours) (Civil)                         4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                    Bachelor of Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         4             •†
                                                                                                                                                                        Economics
    B Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic)     4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •
                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelor of Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         4             •†
    B Engineering (Honours) (Environmental)                 4             •           •            •                                                                    Mathematical and Computer Sciences
    B Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical)                    4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                    Bachelor of Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Music            4             •†

    B Engineering (Honours) (Mining)                        4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                    Bachelor of Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Science          4             •†

    B Engineering (Honours) (Petroleum)                     4             •                                               •             •                               B Viticulture and Oenology                                       4             •           •            •          •             •           •            •

    B Engineering (Honours) (Software)                      4             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                   *Other selection criteria and/or quotas may apply for acceptance at the University of Adelaide.
                                                                                                                                                                       **Not all majors are offered. Please inquire for availability.
    B Environmental Policy and Management                   3             •           •            •                                                                   ^Students must transfer into a named Bachelor of Engineering degree at the completion of the first year of the bachelor degree.
    B Finance                                                                                                                                                          Note: Degrees with other entry criteria or quotas cannot be packaged.
                                                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •                   †
                                                                                                                                                                        Accreditation of this program with the Teachers Registration Board of South Australia is pending.
    B Food and Nutrition Science                            3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •
    B Health and Medical Sciences                           3             •           •            •          •           •             •          •
                                                                                                                                                                            For more information on available degrees at the
8                                                                                                                                                                           University of Adelaide visit adelaide.edu.au/degree-finder                                                                                     University Pathway Guide 9
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Areas of Study

         FOUNDATION
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Science and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Agriculture

         STUDIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Architecture,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Business, Economics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and Law

         PROGRAM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Health and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Medical Sciences

         If you want to come to Australia and study the Bachelor                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Education,
         degree of your dreams then our Foundation Studies                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Humanities, Music
         Program (FSP) is perfect for you. Due to our unique                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and Social Sciences
         partnership with the University of Adelaide, all our
         foundation studies graduates are guaranteed entry to their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Engineering, Computer
         choice of the many degrees on offer.*                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and Mathematical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Sciences

         Program benefits:                                                                                                                             Program overview
         • On successful completion of the                               • Packaged Confirmation of Enrolment                                        To complete your Foundation Studies Program and graduate into the
            Foundation Studies Program (FSP),                                (CoE) and visa for entire duration of                                     first year of your chosen bachelor degree at the University of Adelaide,
            you’re guaranteed a direct pathway to                            study issued by the University.                                                                                                                                                                             MY FOUNDATION STUDIES PROGRAM
                                                                                                                                                       you will need to study five subjects over two semesters. For more
            all bachelor degrees at the University
                                                                          • Flexible options for students who                                         information and subject recommendations, refer to page 12.                                                                        WAS JUST FANTASTIC. EVERYONE IN
            of Adelaide, a prestigious Group of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          MY CLASS PERFORMED EXTREMELY
                                                                             have only completed year 11, but
            Eight University.
                                                                             want to jump-start their international                                                                           STANDARD (FSP)                 STANDARD (FSP)                ACCELERATED (FSPX)            WELL WHICH ADDED AN EXTRA
         • Receive individual attention with small                          education.
            class sizes, personal student care and a                                                                                                    Study weeks                           40 weeks                       40 weeks                      34 weeks                      INCENTIVE FOR ME TO KEEP
                                                                          • Students who successfully complete
            supportive learning environment.
                                                                             their Foundation Studies Program
                                                                                                                                                        Intake dates                          11 Feb 2019                    29 Jul 2019                   14 Oct 2019                   IMPROVING. THE TEACHERS ARE
         • University relevant subjects, high                               are not required to supply evidence                                        English entry requirements            IELTS 5.5 (all bands 5.0 or above) or equivalent                                           GREAT, THEY ARE FUN BUT ALSO VERY
            quality course content and                                       of IELTS to satisfy the University’s                                                                             General Academic English completion
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         EFFICIENT AND APPROACHABLE.
            exceptional teaching.                                            English requirements.                                                      Academic entry requirements           Australian Year 11 or equivalent (see academic entry requirements page 35-37)

                                                                                                                                                        Contact hours                         20 hours per week              20 hours per week             25 hours per week

                                                                                                                                                        Compulsory subjects                   Critical Thinking                                                                          Clarence Ming Zhi Chua, Malaysia
                                                                                                                                                                                              English for Academic Purposes                                                              Foundation Studies pathway
         Foundation Studies pathway                                                                                                                     Other available subjects              Accounting                     Design Studies^               Music Appreciation            to Bachelor of Law
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and Practice^
         Upon successful completion of your Foundation Studies Program, you may progress                                                                                                      Australian Studies^            Economics
         into the first year of your selected undergraduate degree at the University of Adelaide.†                                                                                                                                                         Nutrition^
                                                                                                                                                                                              Biology                        Maths Methods
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Physics
                                                                                                                                                                                              Chemistry                      General Mathematics
         The University of Adelaide College                                                         The University of Adelaide                                                                                                                             Specialist Maths
                                                                                                                                                                                              Computing and                  Musicianship^
                                                                                                                                                                                              Information Systems
             Foundation Studies Program (FSP)
                                                                                                                                                       Students must also complete 20 - 25 hours per week of independent learning scheduled into a negotiated study plan.
             2 semesters, 9-11 months                                                                   1st Year           2nd Year         3rd Year   ^ Subject available in the February and July intakes only.
             Progression: Min. 70% pass, English: no IELTS required                                                                                    Students who successfully complete their Foundation Studies Program are not required to supply evidence of IELTS to satisfy the
                                                                                                                                                       University’s English requirements.

                       semester 1                                 semester 2                                         undergraduate degree

     *
         Subject to satisfying the University’s entry requirements.                                                                                            Visit college.adelaide.edu.au/foundation-studies for more
     †
         Excludes progression to B Medicine and B Surgery where other selection criteria is required.                                                           information about at the Foundation Studies Program

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Required progression

FOUNDATION STUDIES CURRICULUM
                                                                                                                                                                  Discipline            Bachelors degree (First year entry)                                                        Intakes             Recommended subjects
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            score from College
                                                                                                                                                                  Teaching              B Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Arts                                    74%             Feb
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Mathematical and Computer
                                                                                                                                                                                        Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Music
You will study five subjects over two semesters that are relevant to your chosen degree and                                                                                             B Teaching Middle with Bachelor of Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       S ee required subjects associated with specific
will be required to receive standard grades in order to progress. The University of Adelaide                                                                                            B Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bachelor destinations.
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Economics
College will help you choose the correct, compulsory subjects for your chosen degree path.                                                                                              B Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Mathematical and
                                                                                                                                                                                        Computer Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Music
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE                                                    THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE COLLEGE                                                                        B Teaching Secondary with Bachelor of Science
                                                                              Required progression
 Discipline           Bachelors degree (First year entry)                                            Intakes         Recommended subjects                         Faculty of the Professions
                                                                              score from College
                                                                                                                                                                  Architecture and      B Architectural Design                                                     74%             Feb, Jul            • Design Studies
 Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                  Design                                                                                                                               • Maths Methods OR General Mathematics
 Computer Science    B Computer Science                                              70%             Feb, Jul, Oct   •   Computing and Information Systems                                                                                                                                             • Computing and Information Systems OR
                     B Mathematical and Computer Sciences                                                            •   Maths Methods                                                                                                                                                                    Australian Studies
                                                                                                                     •   Specialist Maths                                                                                                                                                             • Critical Thinking
                                                                                                                     •    Critical Thinking                                                                                                                                                            • English for Academic Purposes
                                                                                                                     •    English for Academic Purposes                                B Commerce                                                                 74%             Feb, Jul, Oct       • Economics
                                                                                                                                                                  Business
 Engineering         B Engineering (Honours)(Electrical and Electronic)              77%             Feb, Jul, Oct   •   English for Academic Purposes                                                                                                                                                 • Maths Methods OR General Mathematics
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Accounting
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Software)                                                               •   Maths Methods                                                                                                                                                                 • Accounting OR Computing and
                                                                                                                     •   Specialist Maths                                               B Accounting and Corporate Finance                                                                               Information Systems
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Environmental)                                                          •   Critical Thinking                                                                                                                                                             • Critical Thinking
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Business (Global)
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Civil)                                                                  •   Chemistry OR Physics OR Biology                                                                                                                                               • English for Academic Purposes
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Business Management
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Mining)
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Business Management and Accounting
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Mechanical)
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Corporate Finance
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Flexible Entry)                                         Feb
                                                                                                                                                                                        B International Business
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Petroleum)
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Marketing
                     B Engineering (Honours)(Chemical)                                               Feb, Jul, Oct
                                                                                                                                                                  Economics             B Economics                                                                70%
                     B Engineering (Honours) (Architectural and Structural)
                                                                                                                                                                  Finance
 Mathematical        B Mathematical Sciences                                         77%             Feb, Jul, Oct   • Physics OR Critical Thinking                                     B Finance
 Sciences                                                                                                            • Maths Methods                              Innovation and        B Innovation and Entrepreneurship                                          70%
                                                                                                                     • Specialist Maths                           Entrepreneurship
                                                                                                                     • Computing and Information Systems OR      Law                   B Laws                                                                     80%             Feb, Jul, Oct       • Computing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and Information Systems OR
                                                                                                                        Chemistry                                                                                                                                                                        Maths Methods OR General Mathematics
                                                                                                                     • English for Academic Purposes                                                                                                                                                   • Australian Studies
 Faculty of Health Sciences                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Economics
 Health Sciences     B Dental Surgery*                                               83%             Feb             •   Chemistry                                                                                                                                                                     • Critical Thinking
                                                                                                                     •   Maths Methods OR General Mathematics                                                                                                                                         • English for Academic Purposes
                     B Health and Medical Sciences                                    77%            Feb, Jul, Oct
                                                                                                                     •    Physics OR Biology OR Nutrition
                     B Medicine and B Surgery*                                       83%             Feb             •     Critical Thinking                      Project               Bachelor of Project Management                                             70%             Feb, Jul, Oct       •   English for Academic Purposes
                     B Nursing*                                                      70%                             •     English for Academic Purposes          Management                                                                                                                           •   Critical Thinking
                     B Psychological Science                                         74%             Feb, Jul, Oct                                                                                                                                                                                     •   Computing and Information Systems
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       •   Maths Methods OR General Mathematics
 Faculty of Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       •   Accounting OR Economics
 Arts,               B Arts                                                          70%             Feb, Jul, Oct   •Australian Studies (Feb and July)           Faculty of Sciences
 Humanities and                                                                                                      •Computing and Information Systems
 Social Sciences     B Creative Arts                                                                                                                              Science               B Agricultural Sciences                                                    70%             Feb, Jul, Oct       • Chemistry
                                                                                                                     • Critical Thinking
                     B Criminology                                                   74%                                                                                                B Applied Biology                                                          74%                                 • Maths Methods OR
                                                                                                                     • English for Academic Purposes                                                                                                                                                      General Mathematics
                     B Environmental Policy and Management                           70%                              One of:                                                           B Food and Nutrition Science                                               70%                                 • Physics OR Biology OR Nutrition
                                                                                                                     Maths Methods OR General Mathematics
                     B International Development                                                                     OR Economics OR Biology OR Nutrition                               B Science                                                                                                      • Critical Thinking
                     B International Relations                                                                       OR Chemistry                                                                                                                                                                      • English for Academic Purposes
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Animal Science)                                                 77%             Feb
                     B Languages                                                                     Feb                                                                                B Science (Animal Behaviour)                                               74%             Feb, Jul, Oct
                     B Liberal Arts and Sciences                                                     Feb, Jul, Oct                                                                      B Science (Biomedical Science)
                     B Media                                                                                                                                                            B Science (Biotechnology)
                     B Media with B Criminology (double degree)                                                                                                                         B Science (Ecotourism)
                     B Media with B Sociology (double degree)                                                                                                                           B Science (Honours)(High Performance Computational Physics)                77%             Feb
                     B Peace and Conflict Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Marine Biology)                                                 74%             Feb, Jul, Oct
                     B Philosophy, Politics and Economics
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Mineral Geoscience)
                     B Social Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Space Science and Astrophysics)                                 74%             Feb
                     B Sociology
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Veterinary Bioscience)*                                         83%
                     B Media with B Computer Sciences (double degree)                                                •   Maths Method
                                                                                                                                                                                        B Science (Wildlife Conservation Biology)                                  74%             Feb, Jul, Oct
                                                                                                                     •   Specialist Maths
                                                                                                                     •   Computing and information Systems                              B Science and Entrepreneurship
                                                                                                                     •   Critical Thinking                                              B Viticulture and Oenology
                                                                                                                     •   English for Academic Purposes
 Music               B Music*                                                        70%             Feb, Jul        •Musicianship                               *Other selection criteria or quotas may apply for acceptance at the University of Adelaide.
                                                                                                                     •Music Appreciation and Practice            Some elective subjects may not be offered in every intake and are subject to demand. Students must consult the University of Adelaide’s Degree Finder,
                                                                                                                                                                 www.adelaide.edu.au/degree-finder for the full list and exact pre-requisite subjects for their preferred degree. Note: There are some double degree options available.
                                                                                                                     •Critical Thinking
                                                                                                                                                                 Advanced bachelor degrees are available in some disciplines dependent upon meeting the required progressive score from the University of Adelaide College.
                                                                                                                     •English for Academic Purposes
                                                                                                                      One of:
                                                                                                                     Australian Studies OR Economics OR                 See college.adelaide.edu.au/foundation-studies for more information regarding intakes and subject availability.
                                                                                                                     Computing and Information Systems OR
                                                                                                                     Maths Methods OR General Mathematics

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Areas of Study

     HEALTH                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bachelor of Medicine and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Bachelor of Surgery

     ADMISSIONS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bachelor of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Dental Surgery

     Thinking of studying a specialised Medicine or Health
     Sciences degree at the University of Adelaide? The
     University of Adelaide is one of Australia’s best education
     providers in the area of medicine, producing some of the
     world’s best doctors and surgeons. If this is the pathway
     you want, there’s a few things you need to know.

     Entry to some Bachelor degrees at the        Additional selection criteria                                                                              Application timeline
     University of Adelaide are not only based                                                      mandatory progression scores from the
                                                  There are three main types of
     on academic results, but will require                                                          University of Adelaide College; and                                                                     INVITATIONS FOR      INTERVIEW / ORAL
                                                  assessments for students wanting to                                                                                                        PQA
     meeting additional criteria. These include                                                     interviews or oral assessments.                             APPLICATIONS CLOSE                         INTERVIEW / ORAL         ASSESSMENT
                                                  enter into these degrees. These may                                                                                                    BEGINNING OF
     the following degree destinations:                                                                                                                            END OF JUNE                                ASSESSMENT         LATE SEPTEMBER /
                                                  include; Personal Qualities Assessments;                                                                                                 AUGUST
                                                                                                                                                                                                          END OF SEPTEMBER         EARLY OCTOBER
     • Bachelor of Medicine and
       Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)                                                  B MEDICINE AND B SURGERY          B DENTAL SURGERY                                                                                                                    I DECIDED TO STUDY DENTISTRY
     • Bachelor of Dental Surgery                 MINIMUM AVERAGE GRADE IN FSP     83%                               83%                                     Helping you graduate into                                                                   OVERSEAS, AND WAS FAMILIAR WITH
                                                   PQA                             Yes                               Yes                                     your chosen degree                                                                          THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE’S
                                                                                                                                                             Going through the selection process          Workshops and exam preparation help
                                                   INTERVIEW / ORAL ASSESSMENT     Yes                               Yes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         INTERNATIONAL REPUTATION IN THIS
                                                                                                                                                             for degrees such as Medicine can be a        • Workshops on critical thinking for your
                                                                                                                                                             little daunting, but you don’t have to         PQA exam and oral assessment.                AREA. THE COLLEGE’S FOUNDATION
                                                                                                                                                             do it alone. We’ve designed a range of       • Assistance with PQA and UMAT exam            STUDIES PROGRAM WAS THE IDEAL
                                                                                                                                                             different services to help our students
                                                                                                                                                             gain admission to their degree of
                                                                                                                                                                                                            preparation.                                 BRIDGING COURSE FOR ME TO
                                                  Personal Qualities Assessment (PQA) Interview or oral assessment                                                                                        Individual help
                                                                                                                                                             choice. At the College, we also offer:                                                      TRANSITION FROM HIGH SCHOOL IN
                                                  The PQA is a written test, designed             Students who are successful in the PQA                                                                  • Help practicing mock interviews.
                                                  to assess a range of personal qualities         will then be invited for an interview,                     Information and training sessions                                                           MACAU TO UNIVERSITY STUDY
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Links to industry and volunteering
                                                  considered to be important for the              also known as an ‘oral assessment.’ The                    • An initial information session, with         opportunities to strengthen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         IN AUSTRALIA.
                                                  study and practice of medicine and              interview gives your teachers a chance                       guest speakers and alumni.
                                                  dental surgery. You will answer                                                                                                                            your application.
                                                                                                  to get to know you, and to ask some                        • An online how to apply tutoring session.
                                                  questions grouped into three                    important questions that will be relevant                                                               • Work experience support through the          Sim Lam Wong, Macau
                                                  sections, measuring cognitive skills            to your career in Health Sciences.                                                                        Work Experience Agreement.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Foundation Studies pathway
                                                  and relevant personality traits.                                                                                                                        • Personal guidance in transitioning to the
                                                                                                  Your interviewers will be interested in                                                                                                                to Bachelor of Dental Surgery
                                                                                                                                                                                                            University of Adelaide.
                                                         For more information, please visit the   learning about your commitment to the
                                                         PQA website pqa.net.au                   health profession, your ability to work
                                                                                                  with others, solve problems and to think
                                                                                                  laterally. They will also want to be sure                  Does the College provide ‘packaged
                                                                                                  that you know what your course involves                    offers’ to all Health Science degrees?
                                                                                                  and you’re ready for all the hard work.                    The College does not provide packaged         DEGREE DESTINATION   COLLEGE PACKAGED OFFER
                                                                                                                                                             offers for all degrees. Instead of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                          B MEDICINE AND        B Science
                                                                                                                                                             standard ‘packaged offer’, students who      B SURGERY (MBBS)      (Biomedical Science)
                                                                                                                                                             want to enrol in these degrees will be
                                                                                                                                                                                                           B DENTAL SURGERY     B Health and
                                                                                                                                                             offered an alternative ‘packaged offer,’                           Medical Sciences
                                                                                                                                                             requiring them to apply through the PQA
                                                                                                     Visit college.adelaide.edu.au for more information     and interview process.
                                                                                                      about studying at the University of Adelaide College

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Areas of Study
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          DEGREE
           Science
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          TRANSFER
           Business, Economics
           and Finance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PROGRAM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Did you miss out on direct entry to the degree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          you wanted at the University of Adelaide?
           Health and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     No problem. Upon successful completion of
           Medical Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          our Degree Transfer Program (DT), you’re
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          guaranteed entry straight into the second year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          of your degree of choice.
           Engineering, Computer
           and Mathematical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          You study the same courses as you would in first year, plus
           Sciences                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       you get all the support you need to have a smooth transition.

                                    Program overview                                                                                                           Program benefits:
                                    To complete your Degree Transfer Program (DT) and graduate into the second                                                 • Enjoy a seamless transition and                                 • Our fees are lower compared to first                               • You get to study alongside and
                                    year of study of your chosen bachelor degree at the University of Adelaide, you will                                          guaranteed entry to year 2,                                        year university fees, and our English                                 take your exams with university
                                    need to study four DT courses plus the required Language for Study course each                                                upon graduation.                                                   language requirements are flexible.                                   students, on campus.
                                    semester. For more information and course recommendations, refer to page 18.
                                                                                                                                                               • Study a wide variety of courses,                                • Students who successfully complete                                 • We offer a degree transfer pathway
THE COURSES PROVIDED AT THE                                                  DTE                        DTS                           DTX                         identical to those offered by                                      their Degree Transfer Program are                                     to programs like engineering and
                                                                                                                                                                  the University of Adelaide and                                     not required to supply evidence of                                    science, which are difficult to access at
COLLEGE WERE REALLY HELPFUL IN       PROGRAM LENGTH                          15 months                  12 months                     9 months
                                                                                                                                                                  sometimes taught by their staff.                                   IELTS to satisfy the University’s                                     most Group of Eight universities.
PREPARING ME FOR UNIVERSITY.                                                 1 bridging semester
                                                                             + 2 semesters
                                                                                                        2 semesters                   2 semesters
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     English requirements.
                                                                                                                                                               • Our class sizes are small, plus you get
I THINK THE BRIDGING SEMESTER        INTAKE DATES                            18 Mar 2019                25 Feb 2019                   8 Oct 2019                  individual guidance and support.
                                                                             28 Oct 2019                22 Jul 2019
IS IMPORTANT FOR INTERNATIONAL
                                     ENGLISH ENTRY REQUIREMENTS              IELTS 5.5 overall          IELTS 5.5 overall             IELTS 5.5 overall
STUDENTS TO UNDERSTAND THE NEW                                               (all bands 5.0 or          (speaking and writing         (speaking and writing
                                                                             above) or equivalent       band 5.5 or above with        band 5.5 or above with
ACADEMIC STRUCTURE, AS STUDYING                                                                         no band below 5.0) or         no band below 5.0) or    Degree Transfer pathway
                                                                                                        equivalent                    equivalent
IN A NEW COUNTRY CAN BE DIFFERENT                                                                                                                              Successful completion of the Degree Transfer Program at the University of Adelaide College is equivalent to completing the first year of
                                                                             General Academic English completion                                               the chosen undergraduate degree with the University. Students may progress into the second year of their degree at the University
AND SOMETIMES OVERWHELMING.          ACADEMIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS             Australian Year 12 or equivalent                                                  of Adelaide.
                                                                             (see academic entry requirements page 35-37)
                                     CONTACT HOURS                           Bridging semester          Depends on choice of          Depends on choice of                              The University of Adelaide College                                                                The University of Adelaide
                                                                                                        bachelor degree               bachelor degree
Rohit Kumar, India                                                           20 hours per week

Degree Transfer pathway                                                      Semester 1 and 2                                                                                                            Degree Transfer Extended (DTE)

                                                                                                                                                                                         Bridging
to Bachelor of Computer Science                                                                                                                                                                          1 bridging semester, 15 weeks + 2 semesters, 15 months                                       2nd Year                                     3rd Year
                                                                             Depends on choice
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Progression: Min. 50% pass, English: no IELTS required†
                                                                             of bachelor degree
                                     STREAMS                                 Business                   Business                      Business
                                                                             Computer Science           Computer Science              Economics                                                          Degree Transfer Standard (DTS)
                                                                             Economics                  Economics                                                                                        2 semesters, 12 months                                                                       2nd Year                                     3rd Year
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Progression: Min. 50% pass, English: no IELTS required†
                                                                             Engineering                Engineering
                                                                             Finance                    Finance
                                                                             Health Science             Health Science                                                                                               Degree Transfer Accelerated (DTX)
                                                                             Science*                   Science*                                                                                                     2 semesters, 9 months                                                            2nd Year                                     3rd Year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Progression: Min. 50% pass, English: no IELTS
                                    * Not all majors offered for Science intakes in March and July. Please inquire for availability.                                                                                 required†
                                    Note: University entry requirements vary depending on the bachelor destination selected. English
                                    entry requirements may be higher for selected degrees e.g. Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences.
                                    Students who successfully complete their Degree Transfer Program are not required to supply evidence of IELTS                                                                          semester 1                       semester 2                                            undergraduate degree
                                    to satisfy the University’s English requirements.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    †
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Students who successfully complete their Foundation Studies Program are not required to supply evidence of IELTS to satisfy the University’s English requirements.
                                                                                                  Visit college.adelaide.edu.au/degree-transfer for more
16                                                                                                 information about the Degree Transfer Program                                                                                                                                                                                   Degree Transfer Program 17
DEGREE TRANSFER CURRICULUM
You will study five courses each semester. Four University courses are selected
according to your personal study plan, plus an additional course called Language
for Study, which you will complete an additional course called Language for
Study, which focuses on improving your academic English and study skills.

                                                                                                                                                       THE UNIVERSITY                                                                                                                                                                        THE UNIVERSITY
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE COLLEGE                                                                                                                                                    THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE COLLEGE
                                                                                                                                                       OF ADELAIDE                                                                                                                                                                           OF ADELAIDE
 Discipline      Intakes          Bridging semester     Degree Transfer Program courses (Semester 1 and 2)                                             Bachelor degree                 Discipline      Intakes           Bridging semester       Degree Transfer Program courses (Semester 1 and 2)                                           Bachelor degree
                                  (DTE only)            Students must complete five courses each semester                                              destinations                                                      (DTE only)              Students must complete five courses each semester                                            destinations
                                                                                                                                                       (Year 2 entry)                                                                                                                                                                         (Year 2 entry)

 Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences                                                                                                                            Faculty of the Professions
 Computer        DTE Mar, Oct     Programming           • I ntroduction to Programming                •   Statistical Practice                        B Computer Science              Business        DTE Mar, Oct      Accounting              •    Principles of Economics                  •   Commercial Law 1                           B Accounting
 Science                                                   Level 1 elective                            •   Introduction to Software Engineering                                                                                                  •    Data Analytics                           •   Managing Organisations & People
                 DTS Feb, Jul     Core Maths                                                                                                                                                           DTS Feb, Jul      Economics                                                                                                            B Accounting and
                                                        • Puzzle Based Learning                        •   Maths for Information Technology 1                                                                                                    •    Introductory Accounting                 •   Business Finance                           Corporate Finance
                                  Computing                                                                                                                                                            DTX Oct           Commercial Law
                                                        • Scientific Computing                         •   Object Oriented Programming                                                                                                           •     Introduction to Marketing               •   Professional Practices                     B Business (Global)
                                  Statistics                                                                                                                                                                             Statistics
                                                        • Language for Study                           •   Language for Study                                                                                                                    •     International Business Environment      •   Language for Study                         B Business Management
                                  Academic English                                                                                                                                                                       Academic English
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 •     Language for Study                                                                     B Business Management
 Engineering     DTE Mar, Oct     Computing OR          •   Maths 1A                                   •       Maths 1B                                B Engineering (Honours)                                                                                                                                                                and Accounting
                 DTS* Feb, Jul    Programming OR        •   Physics 1A                                 •   Physics 1E                                                                                                                                                                                                                         B Commerce
                                                                                                                                                       Chemical
                                  Biology
                                                        •   Chemistry 1A                               •   Chemistry 1B                                Civil                                                                                                                                                                                  B Corporate Finance
                                  Core Maths
                                                        •   Biology 1: Molecules, Genes and Cells      •   Biology 1: Human Perspectives              Electrical and Electronic                                                                                                                                                              B International Business
                                  Engineering Maths
                                                        •   Analog Electronics                         •    Professional Practice 1                    Mechanical                                                                                                                                                                             B Marketing
                                  Physics OR
                                  Chemistry             •   Introduction to Petroleum Geosciences     •    Digital Electronics                       Mining                          Economics       DTE Mar, Oct      Accounting              • Data Analytics                             • Commercial Law 1                             B Economics
                                                             and the Oil Industry                      •     Civil and Environmental Engineering 1A
                                  Academic English                                                                                                     Petroleum                                       DTS Feb, Jul      Economics               • Introductory Accounting                     • Principles of Economics
                                                        •    Introduction to Process Engineering       •      Engineering Modelling and Analysis 1A
                                                                                                                                                       Software                                        DTX Oct           Commercial Law          • Introduction to Financial                  • Professional Practices
                                                        •    Engineering Mechanics – Statics           •       Engineering Mechanics – Dynamics                                                                                                     Mathematics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Statistics                                                            • International Financial Institutions
                                                        •    Geology for Engineers                     •       Introduction to Mining Engineering                                                                                                • Managing Organisations & People                and Markets
                                                        •    Engineering Planning and Design 1A                                                                                                                          Academic English
                                                                                                       •       Introduction to Process Modelling                                                                                                 • Language for Study                          • Language for Study
                                                        •    Introduction to Mechanical Engineering   •       Introduction to Petroleum Engineering                                   Finance         DTE Mar, Oct      Accounting              •    Principles of Economics                  • I nternational Financial Institutions       B Finance
                                                        •     Introduction to Programming            •       Materials 1                                                                                                                                                                        and Markets
                                                                for Engineers                                                                                                                          DTS Feb, Jul      Economics               •    Data Analytics                                                                          Finance (International)
                                                                                                       •       Design Graphics and Communication                                                                                                 •    Introductory Accounting                 • Applications of Quantitative
                                                        •       Electronic Systems                                                                                                                                       Core Maths                                                               Methods in Finance                          Finance
                                                                                                       •       Object Oriented Programming                                                                               Statistics              •     Introduction to Financial Mathematics
                                                        •       Statistical Practice                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Business Finance
                                                                                                       •       Introduction to Software Engineering                                                                                              •     Language for Study
                                                        •       Language for Study                                                                                                                                       Academic English                                                      • Professional Practices
                                                                                                       •       Language for Study
                                                         ote: course choices are dependent on
                                                        N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Language for Study
                                                        which bachelor destination is chosen            ote: course choices are dependent on
                                                                                                       N
                                                                                                       which bachelor destination is chosen.                                                                                                                                                   *Note: elective choices are dependent on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                which bachelor destination is chosen
 Faculty of Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                       Faculty of Health Sciences
 Science         DTE Mar, Oct     Biology               •    Chemistry 1A                              •    Chemistry 1B                               B Science
                 DTS Feb, Jul     Chemistry             •    Biology 1: Molecules, Genes and Cells     •    Biology 1: Human Perspectives                                              Health and      DTE Mar, Oct      Biology                 • Chemistry 1A                                • Chemistry 1B                                 B Health and
                                                                                                                                                       Biomedical Science
                                                                                                                                                                                       Medical         DTS Feb, Jul      Chemistry               • Human Biology 1A                            • Human Biology 1B                             Medical Sciences
                                  Core Maths            •    Physics: Physical Aspects of Nature       •    Statistical Practice 1                     Science                         Sciences
                                                        •    Earth Systems                             •    Earth's Interior                                                                                             Computing               • Health and Illness in Populations           • Saving lives or respecting rights?
                                  Computing                                                                                                            Agricultural Sciences                                                                                                                      An introduction to health ethics
                                                        •    Food and Nutrition I                      •    Practical Food Production I                                                                                  Statistics              • Create. Communicate. Connect
                                  Academic English                                                                                                     Food and Nutrition Science                                                                   with Health Sciences                       • Statistical Practice 1
                                                        •    Introduction to Food Technology I         •    Biology I: Organisms                                                                                         Academic English
                                                                                                                                                       Viticulture and Oenology                                                                  • Language for Study                          • Language for Study
                                                        •    Foundations of Wine Science I             •    Soils and Landscapes 1
                                                        •    Agricultural Systems IA                   •    Agricultural Systems IB                    Note: chemistry at Year 12
                                                                                                                                                       level or equivalent, is a      Access to DT courses may vary depending on time of intake and bachelor degree choice. Courses offered by the University of Adelaide College may change based on the
                                                        •    Language for Study                        •    Language for Study                         prerequisite.                  University of Adelaide requirements. The Degree Transfer (Health and Medical Sciences) pathway also provides students with the option to apply for entry into first year of
                                                            Note: course choices are dependent on         Note: course choices are dependent on                                     the Bachelor of Nursing degree upon completion of the Degree Transfer Program (DT). For Bachelor of Nursing, strict quotas apply. The standard cut-off is the minimum
                                                             which bachelor destination is chosen           which bachelor destination is chosen                                      academic threshold, above which, applications will be ranked on merit. In addition to academic performance, other selection criteria may affect merit ranking.

18                                                                                      *For intake availability of Engineering specialisation refer to pathway guide page 8 and 9.         See college.adelaide.edu.au/degree-transfer for more                                                                                          Degree Transfer Curriculum 19
                                                                                                                                                                                            information regarding intakes and subject availability.
Areas of Study

     PRE-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Arts

     MASTER’S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Arts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Business^
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Applied

     PROGRAM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Economics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              aster of Finance and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             M
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Business Economics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Applied Finance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Finance
     The College is the first education provider in Australia to                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Accounting
     offer a post-graduate bridging course to a Group of Eight                                                                                                                                                                                                                aster of Accounting and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             M
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Finance
     University. After the completion of the Pre-Master’s Program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              aster of Professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             M
     (PMP), you’re guaranteed entry into the postgraduate degree                                                                                                                                                                                                             Accounting
     of your choice at the University of Adelaide.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Health Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Master of Public Health

     Program benefits:                                    What does a Pre-Master’s                                               Program overview
     • Flexible entry and English language               Program involve?                                                       To complete your Pre-Master’s Program and graduate into the second semester of
        requirements mean you can gain access to          The Pre-Master’s Program is taught                                     your chosen Master’s degree at the University of Adelaide, you will need to study
        an exclusive Group of Eight university.           over two semesters. In the first Bridging                              5 courses in the Bridging semester and 4 courses related to your chosen masters                                                   I CHOSE THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
                                                          semester, you’ll develop your study and                                degree in the Pre-Master’s semester.
     • Our Bridging to Pre-Master’s semester
                                                          research skills, and English academic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   TO STUDY AND WAS EXCITED TO
        model means you begin your master’s
        subjects after just one semester, and then        language in writing, reading, listening                                 PRE-MASTER’S PROGRAM                                                                                                             DISCOVER THE COLLEGE OFFERED
        progress straight into second semester.           and speaking.                                                           PROGRAM LENGTH                2 semesters                                        1 semester                                      THE FIRST GROUP OF EIGHT PRE-
     • You receive extra support in developing           By the second Pre-Master’s semester, you’ll                             PROGRAM STRUCTURE             1 Bridging semester +                              1 Pre-Master’s semester
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MASTER’S PATHWAY. I STUDIED MY
                                                          begin studying university subjects that are                                                           1 Pre-Master’s semester
        your English and academic study skills.
                                                          part of your chosen master’s program. On                                INTAKE DATES                  18 Mar 2019                                        25 Feb 2019                                     UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE IN THE UK
     • With all the preparation, you still only add      successful completion of the Pre-Master’s                                                             28 Oct 2019                                        22 Jul 2019                                     BUT FOUND THE CRITICAL THINKING
        an additional four months to your degree.         Program, you’ll receive credit for these                                ENGLISH ENTRY                 IELTS 5.5 overall (all bands 5.0 or                IELTS 6.0 overall (all bands 5.5 or above) or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   SUBJECT HAS TAUGHT ME TO NOT
                                                                                                                                  REQUIREMENTS                  above) or equivalent.                              equivalent, dependent upon qualifications.
                                                          subjects and jump straight into the second
                                                          semester of your degree.                                                ACADEMIC ENTRY                Successful completion of a Bachelor degree or equivalent.                                          ONLY GIVE MY OPINION BUT TO ALSO
                                                                                                                                  REQUIREMENTS                  See academic entry requirements on page 38.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   PROVIDE EVIDENCE TO BACK IT UP.
                                                                                                                                  CONTACT HOURS                 Bridging semester                                  Pre-Master’s semester
                                                                                                                                                                20 hours per week                                  Depends on master’s degree destination
                                                                                                                                                                Pre-Master’s semester
     Pre-Master’s pathway                                                                                                                                       Depends on master’s degree destination
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Jiayun Liao (Jenny), China
     Upon successful completion of your Pre-Master’s Program at the University of Adelaide College, you                           COMPULSORY SUBJECTS           Bridging semester                                  Pre-Master’s semester                           Pre-Master’s pathway
     are guaranteed progression to the second semester of a Master’s degree at the University of Adelaide.                                                      Study and Research Skills                          4 University courses*                           to Master of Applied Finance
                                                                                                                                                                Intercultural Studies                              Academic English B
     The University of Adelaide College                                     The University of Adelaide                                                          Quantitative Skills
                                                                                                                                                                Critical Thinking
        Bridging
                      Pre-Master’s semester                                         1st Year                                                                    Academic English A
       semester                                                                                                       2nd Year
       4 months       Pre-Master’s semester 1, 5 months                            Semester 2                                                                   Pre-Master’s semester
                                                                                                                                                                4 University courses*
                                                                                                                                                                Academic English B

                      Pre-Master’s semester                                         1 Year
                                                                                     st
                                                                                                                                 ^ Courses available in the February and July intakes.
                                                                                                                      2nd Year
                      Pre-Master’s semester 1, 5 months                            Semester 2                                    *University courses will vary depending on Master’s degree destination.
                                                                                                                                 Students must also complete 20 - 25 hours per week of independent learning scheduled into a negotiated study plan. Students
                                                                                                                                 who successfully complete their Pre-Master’s Program are not required to supply evidence of IELTS to satisfy the University’s
                                                                                                                                 English requirements.
                                                                                                postgraduate degree
                                                                                                                                        Visit college.adelaide.edu.au/pre-masters for more
20                                                                                                                                       information about Pre-Master’s Program                                                                                                      Pre-Master’s Program 21
IN ADELAIDE THERE IS PLENTY OF
                                                                                                                                                                                  CHOICE IN EXTRA-CURRICULAR
                                                                                                                                                                                  ACTIVITIES. I HAVE JOINED THE
                                                                                                                                                                                  COLLEGE SOCIAL CLUB AND THE

PRE-MASTER’S CURRICULUM
                                                                                                                                                                                  UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS CLUB. IT’S
                                                                                                                                                                                  A GREAT WAY TO MEET PEOPLE AND
                                                                                                                                                                                  MAKE NEW FRIENDS.
The table below shows the likely PMP courses students complete before                                                                                                             Tapiwa Gladmore Hwata,
progressing to the second semester of their chosen master degree.                                                                                                                 United Kingdom
                                                                                                                                                                                  Foundation Studies pathway to
The University of Adelaide College provides guidance on the necessary                                                                                                             Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences
‘study plan’ and destination degree.

                                                                                                                                               THE UNIVERSITY
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE COLLEGE                                                                                                             OF ADELAIDE
 Discipline        Intakes         Bridging semester                       Pre-Masters Program courses                                          Master degree destinations
                                                                           Students must complete five courses each semester
 Faculty of Health Sciences
 Public Health     PMPE Oct        Study and Research Skills               •   Introductory to Epidemiology (3 units);                          M Public Health
                   PMP Feb         Intercultural Studies                   •   Introduction to Biostatistics (3 units);
                                   Quantitative Skills for                 •   Promoting Health in Individuals and Populations (3 units);
                                   Postgraduate Studies                    •   Environmental and Occupational Health (3 units);                                                                                             THE TEACHERS WERE
                                   Critical Thinking for
                                   Postgraduate Studies
                                                                           •   Academic English B                                                                                                                           EXTREMELY HELPFUL AND
                                   Academic English A                                                                                                                                                                       ALWAYS TREATED ME WITH
 Faculty of the Professions                                                                                                                                                                                                 KINDNESS AND CARE. IN
 Accounting        PMPE Mar, Oct   Study and Research Skills               •   Accounting Concepts and Methods (M)                              M Accounting                                                                PARTICULAR, I APPRECIATE HOW
 and Finance                                                               •   Principles of Finance (M)
                   PMP Feb, Jul    Intercultural Studies
                                                                           •   Quantitative Methods (M)
                                                                                                                                                M Accounting and Finance                                                    PATIENT THEY WERE ESPECIALLY
                                   Quantitative Skills for
                                   Postgraduate Studies                    •   Economic Principles (M)                                          M Professional Accounting                                                   WHEN I FIRST ARRIVED AND
                                                                           •   Academic English B
                                   Critical Thinking for
                                   Postgraduate Studies                                                                                                                                                                     STRUGGLED TO COMMUNICATE.
                                   Academic English A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Jeneafer Yee, Malaysia
 Economics         PMPE Mar, Oct   Study and Research Skills               •   Intermediate Econometrics IID                                    M Applied Economics
                                   Intercultural Studies                   •   Economics for Public Policy                                                                                                                  Foundation Studies pathway to
                   PMP Feb, Jul
                                   Quantitative Skills for                 •   Intermediate Microeconomics IID                                                                                                              Bachelor of Nursing
                                   Postgraduate Studies                    •   Intermediate Macroeconomics IID
                                   Critical Thinking for                   •   Academic English B
                                   Postgraduate Studies
                                   Academic English A
 Finance           PMPE Mar, Oct   Study and Research Skills               •   Accounting Concepts and Methods (M)                              M Finance
                   PMP Feb, Jul    Intercultural Studies                   •   Principles of Finance (M)
                                                                                                                                                M Applied Finance
                                   Quantitative Skills for                 •   Quantitative Methods (M)                                                                           AS A COLLEGE STUDENT I GO TO THE
                                                                           •   Economic Principles (M)                                          M Finance and Business
                                   Postgraduate Studies
                                                                           •   Academic English B                                               Economics                         BARR SMITH LIBRARY QUITE OFTEN. I
                                   Critical Thinking for
                                   Postgraduate Studies                                                                                                                           CAN BORROW THE BOOKS I NEED AND
                                   Academic English A
                                                                                                                                                                                  IT’S A QUIET PLACE TO STUDY. THERE IS
 Faculty of Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                  A SHUTTLE BUS THAT GETS ME HOME
 Arts              PMPE Oct        Study and Research Skills               •   Research Design and Methods (6 units);                           M of Arts (Environmental
                   PMP Feb
                                   Intercultural Studies                   •   Introduction to Urbanisation (3 units);                          Studies)                          SAFELY, NO MATTER WHAT TIME I LEAVE.
                                   Quantitative Skills for                 •   Engaging Communities: Techniques and Analysis (3 units);
                                   Postgraduate Studies                    •   Academic English B                                                                                 Weiqiang Zhu, China
                                   Critical Thinking for Postgraduate      •   Approaches and Issues in International Studies (6 units);
                                   Studies
                                                                                                                                                M Arts (International             Foundation Studies pathway to
                                                                           •   Research Design (3 units);                                       Relations)
                                   Academic English A
                                                                                                                                                                                  Accounting and Corporate Finance
                                                                           •   Research Communication (3 units);
                                                                           •   Academic English B

                                                                                       Access to PMP courses may vary depending on time of intake and Master’s degree choice.
                                                             Courses offered by the University of Adelaide College may change based on the University of Adelaide requirements.

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Program benefits

     GENERAL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Experienced teaching
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           professionals

     ACADEMIC
     ENGLISH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Member of English
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Australia

                                                                                                                              PROGRAM OVERVIEW
     Do you want to study a degree in Australia, but you feel                                                                  Intakes                                                                         Contact hours               Class size
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Quality endorsed
                                                                                                                               Correspond with chosen FSP, DT or PMP Program entry                             20 hours per week           Maximum 18
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           by NEAS
     as though your lack of English practice is standing in your
     way? Our General Academic English (GAE) program is                                                                       All applications will be assessed on an individual basis. IELTS or an equivalent score in an alternative English
                                                                                                                              test is required.

     your perfect solution.
                                                                                                                              RECOMMENDED STUDY DURATION
     Designed and taught by highly qualified and experienced English language teaching                                        Students are required to complete the recommended program duration according to their
     professionals, the quality of our course is recognised through its English Australia                                     current English level. Your English levels will be assessed before you begin your General
     membership and National English Language Teaching (ELT) Accreditation Scheme                                             Academic English course.
     (NEAS) endorsement. Your level of English is assessed before you begin your general                                       English level                                                                   Recommended GAE duration
     Academic English course so that your study duration is matched to your particular needs.
                                                                                                                               IELTS                                   iBt TOEFL score                         FSP / DTE          DTS / DTX        PMP*
                                                                                                                               IELTS 4.5 overall                       36 overall                              30 weeks           Not              Not
                                                                                                                               (two bands of 4.0 and one               11 or above in speaking                                    available        available
     Program benefits:                                                                                                         band of 4.5) or equivalent              and writing

     • Learning is made fun! Improve your                        • We offer a variety of assistance and                      IELTS 4.5 overall                       40 overall                              25 weeks           Not              Not
                                                                                                                               (three bands of 4.5 or higher)          11 or above in speaking                                    available        available
        language skills in speaking, listening,                      counselling services for international                    or equivalent                           and writing
        reading and writing while learning                           students. You will be looked after.
        about Australia.                                                                                                       IELTS 5.0 overall                       43 overall                              20 weeks           Not              20 weeks
                                                                  • Take advantage of our extracurricular                     (no more than one band of               12 or above in speaking                                    available
                                                                                                                               4.0) or equivalent                      and writing
     • Cover essential academic skills such                         activity program with a variety of
        as communication and collaboration,                          activities tailored to enhance after class                IELTS 5.0 overall                       46 overall                              15 weeks           Not              15 weeks
                                                                                                                               (no more than two bands of              12 or above in speaking                                    available
        critical and creative thinking, research                     student experience.                                       4.5) or equivalent                      and writing                                                                             WHEN I ARRIVED IN ADELAIDE I WAS
        and presentations.
                                                                  • On successful completion of the GAE                       IELTS 5.0 overall                       48 overall                              10 weeks           Not              10 weeks    COMFORTABLE WITH MY DAY TO DAY
                                                                                                                               (no more than one band of               13 or above in speaking                                    available
     • You get individual attention with our                        program, you’re guaranteed entry to                       4.5) or equivalent                      and writing                                                                             ENGLISH, BUT GAE HELPED ME TO
        small class sizes, and you’ll be assessed                    Foundation Studies, Degree Transfer
        weekly to monitor progress.                                  and Pre-Master’s programs.
                                                                                                                               IELTS 5.0 overall
                                                                                                                               (all bands 5.0 or above) or
                                                                                                                                                                       50 overall
                                                                                                                                                                       14 or above in speaking
                                                                                                                                                                                                               5 weeks            Not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  available
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   5 weeks     LEARN THE VOCABULARY NEEDED FOR
                                                                                                                               equivalent                              and writing                                                                             UNIVERSITY STUDY.
                                                                                                                               IELTS 5.5 overall                       50 overall                              Not               10 weeks         Not
                                                                                                                               (all bands 5.0 or above) or             15 or above in speaking                  required                            required
                                                                                                                               equivalent                              and writing
     General Academic English pathway                                                                                          IELTS 5.5 overall                       50 overall                              Not               5 weeks          Not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Yihan Yang (Allen), China
     Upon successful completion of General Academic English students will be able to                                           (speaking or writing band 5.5           16 or above in speaking                  required                            required   General Academic English followed by
                                                                                                                               or above with no band below             and writing
     communicate with confidence and obtain the essential language skills necessary for                                        5.0) or equivalent                                                                                                              Foundation Studies pathway to Architecture
     academic study in Australia.                                                                                              IELTS 5.5 overall                       50 overall                              Not                Not              Not
                                                                                                                               (speaking and writing band              16 or above in speaking                 required           required         required
                                                                                                                               5.5 or above with no band               and writing
     The University of Adelaide College                The University of Adelaide                                              below 5.0) or equivalent
                                                                                                                               IELTS 6.0 overall                       57 overall                              Not                Not              Not
                                                                                                                               (all bands 5.5 or above) or             17 or above in speaking                 required           required         required
                                                           Foundation Studies /                                                equivalent                              and writing
        General Academic English                                                                           The University
                                                            Degree Transfer /
                                                                                                            of Adelaide
                                                          Pre-Master’s Program                                                *Only applicable to Pre-Master’s Program with length of 9 months.
                                                                                                                              For Pre-Master’s Program, English language requirements will depend on Master’s program and
                                                                                                                              academic qualifications.
       For Pre-Master’s Program, English language requirements will depend on Master’s program and academic qualifications.

                                                                                                                                       Visit college.adelaide.edu.au for more information about
                                                                                                                                        studying at the University of Adelaide College

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ADELAIDE
     A PERFECT STUDENT CITY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Safest city
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in Australia1

     When you’re a student coming to study in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Multicultural2
     Australia, there are certain things you need in a                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         27% of students in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Adelaide are international
     city. There are the practical elements, like safety
     and affordability. Then, there’s also the lifestyle.
     When you move to a new city to study, you want to have a good life, as well
     as a good education. Fortunately for you, there’s no need to choose between
     the two. You can have both. Adelaide is the perfect student city.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Most Liveable3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               city in The World

         A DAY IN YOUR LIFE AS A STUDENT IN ADELAIDE
         It’s a warm summer day. You’ve been studying hard lately, so you
         decide you deserve an afternoon off. As soon as class finishes, you
         and your new friends from the Social Club head straight to the
         tram stop on King William Street, a short walk from the College.
         In half an hour, you’re at the beach, eating gelato and splashing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Affordable4
         around in the clear water.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Most affordable
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Australian mainland city
         As the sun starts to set over the ocean, you decide it’s time for
         some dinner. But, where to eat? Your new friends come from all
         over the world, and they want to try different things. There are
         so many different restaurants to choose from: Italian, Mexican,
         Japanese, Chinese, or Ethiopian, to name a few. In the end, you
         decide to go get some of the delicious (and cheap!) dumplings at a
         favourite Korean restaurant.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Accessible5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Free public transport
         After dinner, one of your Aussie friends suggests heading to the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       within Adelaide CBD
         Garden of Unearthly Delights to see some music acts. The Garden
         looks magical, lit up with lanterns, and you spend the evening
         talking, laughing and dancing. Years later, you’ll look back on that
         afternoon and smile.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Darwin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1.3 Million6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Population

        Cost of living
        Typical weekly budget for a student living out of home in Adelaide.^

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Brisbane                                           Mediterranean7
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    climate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Adelaide                                                                         Maximum Average
                                                                                                                                                                                       Perth                                                                                                                       Temperature:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Sydney                                                   Summer 29 |
              Rent*                 Food            Electricity + Gas               Public transport                Phone / Internet                        Other                                                                                                                                                   Winter 16
                                 $100 - $135                                              $25 - $35                       $25 - $40
                                                                                                                                                  (entertainment, clothes, etc)                                                                         Canberra
            $145 - $385                                  $40 - $55†
                                                                                                                                                             $55+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Melbourne
                                                                                                                         Total: from $390 ($20,290 annually)                                                                                                                                   1,5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   StudyAdelaide.com 2 StudentCities.com.au
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         3,4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Economist Intelligence Unit Global Liveablilty Ranking 2017
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Australia Bureau of Statistics 2018 7 Climate - bom.gov.au
                                                                                                                                                                                          For more information visit www.cityofadelaide.com.au       Hobart
                                                       ^This should be viewed as a guide only for a single student.*Based on single room. Accommodation costs can vary significantly
                                                                                                                                                                                          or www.studyadelaide.com.au
26                                                             based on location, type and arrangement. † Gas and electricity often included in University-managed accommodation.                                                                                                            Adelaide: a perfect student city 27
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