Enabling Studies

Entrance level

The normal minimum entry requirement is completion of an Australian Year 12 Special entry is available for domestic students who have not completed Year 12 where circumstances of hardship have occurred.


26 weeks – standard program

13 weeks – accelerated program

Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes are comparable to Australian Year 12, in terms of developing the academic skills and knowledge necessary for higher education study.

Exit standard

Enabling Studies courses create eligibility to apply for entry to Degrees, Associate Degrees and undergraduate Diplomas in ways specified by individual faculties and approved by the Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Committee in the context of admission requirements for the relevant awards. Normally the Enabling Studies Course does not qualify students for advanced standing into the programs they enter.


Enabling Studies courses are University qualification categories and the award is a Certificate of Achievement