Course summary

The Undergraduate Qualifying Program (UQP) prepares International students for undergraduate study in a range of business and tourism degrees offered by Southern Cross University. It assists students to develop the skills necessary for success at the undergraduate level.

The course combines English language and academic skills development with academic, content-based studies. It is designed for international students whose academic qualifications and/or English proficiency levels are slightly below Southern Cross University's entry requirements for undergraduate degrees.

The Undergraduate Qualifying Program (UQP) prepares International students for undergraduate study in a range of business and tourism degrees offered by Southern Cross University. It assists students to develop the skills necessary for success at the undergraduate level.

The course combines English language and academic skills development with academic, content-based studies. It is designed for international students whose academic qualifications and/or English proficiency levels are slightly below Southern Cross University's entry requirements for undergraduate degrees.

English Language Proficiency (General English + English for Academic Purposes) and two units from undergraduate degrees offered by the School of Business and Tourism. Topics could include accounting, finance, economics, business law, statistics, marketing, management, ethics and sustainability.


Course overview

Course code

9509921

Course abbreviation

UQP

Credit points

24

Equivalent units

4

Duration

0.5 years full-time

Duration

0.5 years full-time

Availability details

International

Location Teaching period Annual Fees CRICOS
Gold Coast Session 3 $10,130 ($2,533 per unit) 091558G
Lismore Session 3 $10,130 ($2,533 per unit) 091558G

Course requirements

See the University’s Rules Relating to Awards, in conjunction with the Specific Award Rules listed below.

  1. To meet the requirements of this program you must complete 4 units comprising:
    1. all units in Part A and
    2. 2 units from Part B

Schedule of units

Title Level of learning Note
UQP students must successfully complete Part A and Part B concurrently.

Part A

All UQP students must complete both English Units in sequence.
ENG10001 - General English Introductory
ENG10002 - English for Academic Purposes Introductory Note 1

Part B

Select 2 units from the following:
EDU10010 - Language and Learning in your Discipline Introductory
MAT10706 - Quantitative Methods with Economics Introductory
ACC10707 - Accounting and Finance for Business Introductory
MKT00075 - Marketing Principles Introductory

Notes

Note 1: English for Academic Purposes 2