Graduate Studies Choices
UWA has developed the Graduate Studies Choices program in response to a growing need for a multi-disciplinary postgraduate degree.
In the modern world, many professions require knowledge and skills in more than one discipline. With the Graduate Certificate in Studies and a Master of Studies you can select postgraduate units from multiple disciplines which meet your individual professional and personal interests.
Graduate Certificate in Studies (00200)
Course Length: Six months of full-time study (or equivalent part-time) which is equivalent to 24 points of taught study.Further information
Master of Studies (00500)
After completing four units (24 points) you nominate an area or discipline in which you take a minimum of four ‘core’ units (24 points). This may include a research-based project. Other units may be selected from multiple disciplines to inform study in this area. In total a minimum of 12 units must be completed.
Course Length: Two years of full-time study (or equivalent part-time) which is equivalent to 96 points of taught study. Credit is available for up to 24 points for previous university study.
Units must be chosen in consultation with a course advisor. Recommended units in all disciplines are available to select from. In special circumstances, other units can be selected, provided you fulfil all the prerequisites.
A three-year bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Students who hold overseas qualifications must provide evidence of English Language competence equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0.
Frequently asked questions
- Can I choose any combination of units?
- What areas can I study?
- Which units can I consider?
- What are the recommended units?
- Can I enrol in units not on the recommended list?
- What if the unit has a prerequisite?
- Do I have to choose all of my units at once?
- Can I study part-time?
- Which course should I enrol in?
- How do I enrol?
- Can I receive credit for prior study?
- Can I enrol if I am an international student?