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Shan Shan Fang, China, University Foundation Studies (Arts)

"I like to study here because the timetable at UWSCollege is flexible. It is also because of the multiculturalism. Besides that, I find it easy to get used to living in Australia because I feel like Australia is just similar to my own country.”



Available Diplomas

Fast Track Program (two terms)

UWS Course Code: 7009
CRICOS Course Code: 068984D

Standard Program (three terms)

UWS Course Code: 7003
CRICOS Code: 063567F

Note: Both options may not be available for all intakes. For further information, visit the Academic Intake Dates section of the website.

You will need to satisfy the requirements below to be eligible for entry.
  1. Academic entry requirements

    Minimum entry requirements are successful* completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent or UWSCollege University Foundation Studies or equivalent.

    Students are also assumed to have completed study in Mathematics at senior high school level.

    For students who have completed UWSCollege University Foundations Studies, the entry requirements are:
    • Standard (three terms) — a Grade Point Average of 5.5 or higher
    • Fast Track (two terms) — a Grade Point Average of 6.0 or higher and a “C” result in any University Foundation Studies mathematics unit if enrolling in Analysis of Change.
    For information on country-specific entry requirements, see UWS International **Academic Requirements (PDF, 226Kb).

  2. English entry requirements

    International students must satisfy one of the following language requirements:
    • IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each sub-band
    • completion of UWSCollege EAP 4 course with a 50% pass in all assessments
    • completion of UWSCollege EAP 5 course with a 50% pass in all assessments
    • a “C” result in the University Foundation Studies English unit
    • a result in the UWSCollege entrance test of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

* Successful completion means gaining a 50% pass in all required units.

** The information in the publication is correct as at 18 October 2012. The University of Western Sydney reserves the right at all times to vary information within this publication.

The University of Western Sydney is a registered provider under the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS). Provider Number 00917K. UWSCollege (CRICOS Code 02851G) is a wholly-owned entity of the University of Western Sydney (CRICOS Code 00917K). UWSCollege Academic Pathway programs are delivered by UWSCollege under arrangement with the University of Western Sydney.