Start Date

City West

0.5 year(s) full-time


Program Code

Study as
Full-time or part-time

Entry Requirements
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Assumed Knowledge


The Undergraduate Certificate in University Studies provides an alternative pathway to bachelor level study for students. Students will study academic literacy as well as foundation discipline specific courses to prepare for success in their preferred bachelor degree. Students who successfully complete the standard six month program of study will be able to use their qualification for entry into a bachelor program of their choice.

Content & Structure

The program consists of 18 units of study. Students select from a range of electives to tailor the program specifically to their needs to support their future bachelor studies in one of the following discipline areas:

  • Accounting
  • Architectural Studies
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Communication and Media
  • Contemporary Arts
  • Creative Industries
  • Criminal Justice
  • Design
  • Digital Media
  • Education: Early Childhood, Primary or Secondary
  • Film and Television
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Interior Architecture
  • Journalism
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Property
  • Psychology and Social Sciences
  • Real Estate Practice
  • Sport and Recreation Management
  • Social Work
  • Tourism and Event Management

UniSA’s competitive, high demand Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree programs will accept strictly limited numbers of students who complete the Undergraduate Certificate each year. Selection will be based on GPA and results earned within their Undergraduate Certificate studies.

What courses you'll study

Course name Area and cat no. Units Reference  
Second Semester (Study Period 4, 5, or 6)
Critical Thinking: Media and Academia LANG 1002 4.5
Elective 1 4.5 Note(s): 1
Elective 2 4.5 Note(s): 1
Elective 3 4.5 Note(s): 1

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