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Not For Degree study

Broaden your knowledge and skills

Broaden your knowledge and skills

Not-for-degree study is ideal for extending your knowledge without having to complete an entire degree. There’s a wide choice of units and something to suit every interest and passion.

    This type of study is ideal for:

  • sampling different subjects to see what you like
  • broadening your education
  • learning a language
  • studying at your own pace.

Admission criteria

If you choose to progress your study, the results from your not-for-degree unit could help you gain eligibility for an award course in a related study area. It may also provide credit towards your chosen award course.

There are no formal admission criteria for not-for-degree study, however your application may require approval. If you are an international onshore student studying on a student visa, you may need additional approval before undertaking not-for-degree study.

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