The Course Enrolment Guide is designed to help you enrol in the right units for your course
How to select units and enrol
Make sure you have read your course rules in the Handbook and that you are familiar with the rules and structure of your course. You should refer to the entry for the year you commenced your course. The Handbook provides detailed information about requirements for completion, exit points, any available majors, minors or specialisations, core curriculum units and descriptions of units. It is your responsibility to ensure you enrol in the correct units for your course.
Decide on your major, minor or specialisation (if applicable). Check below to see if there are any special requirements for this course.
Read the course map (link below). Maps may vary depending on the campus and the year you started your course so make sure you refer to the correct map.
Next up, check the elective units offered at your campus this year. Pay attention to prerequisite requirements. These are noted in your course map and in the Handbook. If there are any additional unit requirements for your course they will be listed below. Not all courses have elective units.
In your Student Portal click on My Account, then My Enrolment to see step-by-step instructions on how to enrol in your units. You must enrol for the whole academic year if you commence in Semester 1 or if you are re-enrolling. You can change your enrolment up until the census date for each semester or professional term. See the for key dates.
There are no Special Requirements for this course
Students enrolled in the Certificate in Liberal Arts should select four units from the Arts Major, Minor and Elective Units list below.
Choose your electives from the first year units available in the majors or minors in Bachelor of Arts degree on your campus. The list below provides you with information on the majors and minors that are taught on the different campuses and the semesters where units in those areas are available. First-year units will have a 1 in the first part of the number COMM102; HIST106 etc
Please note that study modes and unit availability are subject to change and not all units are on offer at all times. You can enrol in any offered mode of a unit (Attendance, Multi-mode or Online), regardless of how or where you are enrolled in your course.
Minimum enrolment numbers apply to all units. The University reserves the right to cancel units with low enrolment numbers. Students will be advised of cancellations prior to the start of semester and offered an alternative unit if one is available.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University may need to cancel or change the campus or study modes of unit offerings, possibly at short notice. Please ensure you check your student email account regularly and refer to your timetable to confirm delivery method.
Credit / recognition of prior learning
If you have already studied at university or have significant relevant work experience, you can apply for credit towards your ACU course. Credited units replace units you would otherwise study, so you might be able to finish your course earlier. You can apply for credit towards your ACU course by completing anform. The form should be submitted no later than the census date in the first semester of your enrolment in the course. The census date is the last day you can make changes to your student enrolment before you become committed to your fees.
Credit may only be granted for study completed within the last 10 years.
For all general enquiries, or questions regarding your enrolment, fees, timetabling, results or graduation please contact AskACU.