UoN Newstep

Program Newstep
Institution/Unit University of Newcastle – English Language and Foundation Studies Centre
Contact Ms Beverley Wilson, Coordinator, Newstep ProgramBeverley.Wilson@newcastle.edu.au

Foundation Studies office: (02) 4921 5558

Mode of offer On-campus ONLY Distance Not available
Location of offer Callaghan campus

Ourimbah campus

Full/part-time/length Full-time Semester 1 & 2
Program structure 6 x 10 unit courses1 x 20 unit courses (from Intensive Open Foundation offerings)
Program completion Pass 70 out of 80 units
Academic entry requirements Applicants may have completed the HSC or equivalent or may have left during their senior schooling due to adverse circumstances
Other entry requirements 17 – 20 years of ageAustralian citizen or permanent resident

Completion of HSC or equivalent but not met the requirements for entrance to university or not completed year 12 studies due to adverse circumstances

Tuition fees None
Other fees None
Other program information Program may be completed over two consecutive years
Nature of courses Provide the knowledge and the academic and technical skills required for successful study at undergraduate level in a wide range of disciplines
Certificate Non-award certificate with ATAR-like tertiary entrance score
Other relevant information Successful applicants apply through Universities Admissions Centre on a competitive basis