Bachelor of General Studies (Science) Articulated Set

includes:

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)
Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]
Diploma of General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]

Awards

The course includes the following awards:

Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) AssocDegGenStud(Sc)

Bachelor of General Studies (Science) BGenStud(Sc)

Diploma of General Studies (Science) DipGenStud(Sc)

Availability

Bachelor of General Studies (Science) (4409GS)

On Campus - Albury-Wodonga
On Campus - Bathurst
On Campus - Orange
On Campus - Wagga Wagga
Online - Albury-Wodonga

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Diploma of General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]

Full-time: 1.0 year (or part-time equivalent)

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)

Full-time: 3.0 years (or part-time equivalent)

Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]

Full-time: 2.0 years (or part-time equivalent)

Course duration is the effective time taken to complete a course when studied full-time (full-time equivalent duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern to determine length of study. Not all courses are offered in full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)

A completed High School Certificate (or equivalent), with an ATAR of at least 60, inclusive of any eligible adjustment factors.
OR
Successful completion of two university level subjects (AQF level Associate Degree or higher) demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
OR
A completed AQF Certificate III or higher level qualification.
OR
50% completion of an AQF Diploma level qualification.
OR
A completed Tertiary Preparation Course from an Australian University or an accredited provider demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success through the Grade Point Average (GPA) gained in these studies.
AND
STANDARD English Language Proficiency requirements. Refer to http://futurestudents.csu.edu.au/apply/english-language for the specific requirements.

Credit

CSU Credit Policy

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)
CSU Credit Regulations apply.
Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]
CSU Credit Regulations apply
Diploma of General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]
CSU Credit regulations apply.

Articulation

The Bachelor, Associate Degree [Exit Point Only] and Diploma [Exit Point Only] make up an articulated set of courses and credit is given in each higher level course for the subjects completed in the lower.

Graduation Requirement

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 192 points.

Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 128 points.

Diploma of General Studies (Science) [Exit Point Only]

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 64 points.

Course Structure

Bachelor of General Studies (Science)

This course of 192 points duration consists of:

  • Restricted elective subjects (160 points; 20 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from undergraduate subjects offered by the Faculty of Science and the School of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences
  • Elective subjects (32 points; 4 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from any undergraduate subjects offered by Charles Sturt University

Subjects are chosen on the understanding that all subject prerequisite requirements and enrolment restrictions have been met.

Students must complete a minimum of 48 points (6 standard weighted subjects or equivalent) at Level 3, and a minimum of 112 points (14 standard weighted subjects or equivalent) at Level 2 or above.

There are no key subjects in this course.

Associate Degree in General Studies (Science) - exit point only

This exit point only course of 128 points duration consists of:

  • Restricted elective subjects (112 points; 14 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from undergraduate subjects offered by the Faculty of Science and the School of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences
  • Elective subjects (16 points; 2 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from any undergraduate subjects offered by Charles Sturt University

Subjects are chosen on the understanding that all subject prerequisite requirements and enrolment restrictions have been met.

Students must complete a minimum of 48 points (6 standard weighted subjects or equivalent) at Level 2 or above.

There are no key subjects in this course.

Diploma of General Studies (Science) - exit point only

This exit point only course of 64 points duration consists of:

  • Restricted elective subjects (56 points; 7 standard weighted subjects) to be chosen from undergraduate subjects offered by the Faculty of Science and the School of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences
  • Elective subjects (8 points; 1 standard weighted subject) to be chosen from any undergraduate subjects offered by Charles Sturt University

Subjects are chosen on the understanding that all subject prerequisite requirements and enrolment restrictions have been met.

There are no key subjects in this course.

Enrolment Pattern

It is not possible to specify an enrolment pattern. Students will receive on request, written advice from the Course Director about the subjects that best suit their needs and interests. It will be the students responsibility to select subjects based on this advice, subject availability, prerequisites, co-requisites and/or enrolment restrictions.

Contact

For further information about courses and subjects outlined in the CSU handbook please contact:

Current students

Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: September 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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