To apply for this program for 2021, you must:
- not have an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or not have achieved an adequate ATAR or equivalent for entry to ACU
- have completed Year 11 and be at least 18 years of age by the census date
- not have completed other eligible qualifications that meet the minimum entry requirements for entry to ACU.
All ACU students are subject to the Policy on Admission to Coursework Programs Policy.
How to apply
You can apply to ACU’s Foundation Studies program via UAC. Applications for Semester 1 2021 are open now.
Course structure and term dates
The course is offered over three 10-week terms. Each term is followed by an exam week and a break week.
2021 term dates
Term 1: 29 March – 11 June 2021
Term 2: 21 June – 3 September 2021
Term 3: 13 September – 26 November 2021
Term 1 and 2: 14 hours on campus per week (plus 11 hours online study)
Term 3: 13 hours on campus per week (plus 9 hours online study)
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