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UniPrep Accelerate

Course code C74

UniPrep Accelerate is an intensive and challenging version of 888电子游戏官网’s successful university preparation program, UniPrep.

The course is a fee-free program for near miss ATAR students to prepare themselves well for university studies in a supported learning environment. For eligible students, the program will bridge the gap between secondary and university studies by providing academic skills development, university experiences, and an accessible pathway to university study.

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Course overview

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Entry requirements

55 Indicative ATAR

888电子游戏官网 admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

C74

Fees

Entry Pathway courses are typically free to domestic students, who are usually eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place.

See Fees and Scholarships for further information.

Duration

Students will complete all units over a 4 week period in January.

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Availability & Campus

Semester 1 Semester 2
Joondalup FT
Mount Lawley
South West
Online
FT - Full-time PT - Part-time

Entry requirements

888电子游戏官网 admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

C74

Fees

See Fees and Scholarships for further information.

Duration

Students will complete all units over a 4 week period in January.

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

  • The following course-specific admission requirements are mandatory and must be satisfied by all applicants. These requirements are in addition to or supersede the minimum requirements outlined within the Academic admission requirements band section below.

    All applicants are required to be a Year 12 ATAR school leaver with an ATAR between 55-69.95.

    Entry requirements for this course can vary depending on your circumstances. Please contact our Future Students team to discuss your best option.

    • Year 12 completion or equivalent.
  • English competency requirements may be satisfied through completion of one of the following:

    • Year 12 General English grade C or better;
    • Special Tertiary Admissions Test; or*
    • Other tests, courses or programs defined on the English Proficiency Bands page.

    * Further information can be found on the Study course entry page.

Applications for this course are not accepted through 888电子游戏官网's Experience Based Entry Scheme.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup

Semester availability

This course is not offered on-campus or online to international students.

Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
UPU0007Accelerate Learning Skills15
UPU0008Accelerate Academic Writing15
UPU0009Accelerate Humanities15

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

Student handbook

Course notes

Important course notes

Course Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply academic skills and techniques appropriate for the university environment.
  2. Communicate effectively in one or more discipline contexts in preparation for an undergraduate degree.
  3. Use digital technologies and literacies to access, analyse and synthesise relevant information from multiple sources to solve discipline specific problems.

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Our future student events include a mix of on-campus and online sessions designed to help you decide what to study at 888电子游戏官网.

Fees and Scholarships

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Fees

Entry Pathway courses are typically free to domestic students, who are usually eligible for a Commonwealth Supported Place. For more information please go to Commonwealth Support for Pathway courses.

Scholarships

888电子游戏官网 has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Related courses

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Quick guide to uni-speak

    • ATAR is the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank, the primary criterion for entry into most undergraduate university courses in Australia. The ATAR is a percentile score which denotes a student's ranking relative to their state-wide peers upon completion of their secondary education.

    • CRICOS is the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students. A CRICOS code is allocated to education institutions (like 888电子游戏官网) who are approved to recruit, enrol and deliver education to overseas students. Courses with a CRICOS code are available to international students who meet the entry requirements.

    • A major, or unit set, is your chosen area of in-depth study in an undergraduate course. It usually involves 8 units of study, or one-third of the units in a 3-year degree. Talk to your Student Information Office if you need help choosing a major subject.

    • Minors include between 4 and 6 study units in a specific discipline. Not all courses require you to complete a minor. Your minor subject doesn't appear on your printed degree (parchment), but is part of your academic transcript.

    • If you're enrolled in 3 or more units in a semester this is considered full-time study. To complete most 3-year degrees studying full-time you'll need to complete 4 units per semester, i.e. 24 units over 3 years.

    • If a course is available to study part-time you can generally expect it to take twice as long to complete as it would in full-time mode. Part-time students are enrolled in 1 or 2 units maximum per semester.

      Note: International students who hold a student visa can only choose the full-time study option for our courses. This is to ensure the course is completed within the duration of the student visa.

    • Most courses start in Semester 1 each year, usually in the last week of February. Some courses can be started in Semester 2 (we call this mid-year). There's a week of Orientation before each semester to help you get used to uni life.

    • A lot of our courses start in Semester 2 each year, usually in the last week of July. We call this mid-year. There's a week of Orientation beforehand to help you get used to uni life.

    • We use a points system to make it easier for you to understand your study progress. Most Bachelors degree study units are allocated 15 credit points. If you're studying a 3-year full-time degree you'll need to successfully complete 360 credit points - that's 24 units x 15 points per unit.

    • These are compulsory units you have to successfully complete as part of your course.

    • An elective is a unit you choose to study that counts towards your course requirements, but isn't compulsory. For some courses we recommend elective units. In some situations, a course coordinator may approve an elective unit as a replacement for a compulsory one.

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The Important Things

Things you should know about if you're thinking about studying here.

Course Entry

There's more than one admission pathway into an 888电子游戏官网 course. It depends on what you've studied already, or your work or life experience.

Fees & Scholarships

Course tuition fees can change, but we can give you an estimate of your costs. If you’re eligible, a scholarship or student loan can help too.

Applying

Applying for a course is a fairly simple process, especially if you have scanned copies of qualifications, your resume or other paperwork, ready to upload.

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