Bachelor of General Studies (X3G)

Overview  2017

ATAR

ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

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See entry requirements and prerequisites

 

Duration

Minimum 4 Years, up to a maximum of 9 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school (early), Winter school, Spring school
Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school (early), Winter school, Spring school
Cradle Coast
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school (early), Winter school, Spring school
Distance Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Winter school, Spring school

Course rules     View 2016 information

Duration
Minimum 4 Years, up to a maximum of 9 Years
Entry requirements
ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

: See entry requirements
Course code
Course rules
CRICOS: 085256F
Current students
View 2016 information
Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school (early), Winter school, Spring school
Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school (early), Winter school, Spring school
Distance Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Winter school, Spring school
The Bachelor of General Studies is a flexible, interdisciplinary degree that allows students to design their own course by choosing a combination of units based upon personal preference and career goals. It allows students to try university study in an area of interest before selecting a combination of units within the Bachelor of General Studies, and/or to acquire prerequisite knowledge before articulating into another degree. The Bachelor of General Studies is also suitable for students seeking a supported introduction to university study. The first year of study provides academic foundation knowledge and skills and achievement at introductory level in at least two units. Students who meet the entry requirements for other Bachelor degrees can commence in the second year of the four year Bachelor of General Studies degree.

Students are able to articulate into other Bachelor degrees at the end of each semester, depending on results and units completed. The Diploma of University Studies and Associate Degrees in General Studies, Arts, Engineering and Science are exit points for students who decide to withdraw.

The course will be offered full time or part time at Hobart, Launceston and Cradle Coast and by distance. Note that not all units will be available by distance.

Course structure

For advice on completing the Bachelor of General Studies degree beyond the Foundation Year, please contact the Course Coordinator by email: Julie.Johnson@utas.edu.au.
 
For students wishing to commence in the Foundation Year Pathway of the Bachelor of General Studies, please refer to the individual Pathway course structures below, or contact Predegree.Enquiries@utas.edu.au with any queries. 
 

Entry requirements

Admission Prerequisites

Entry to X3G will be granted by assessment of a student's prior study history and supporting statement, literacy and numeracy assessment and/or personal interview.

The degree is designed for students who have specific requirements in relation to interdisciplinary unit combinations or are unsure of what direction their future study may take.

International applicants must provide an IELTS score with an overall Band of 6 and no band less than 5.5; or a TOEFL score of 550 with a Test of Written English score of no less than 4.5. The test must not be more than 24 months old http://www.international.utas.edu.au/static/admissionRequirements.php.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Fees for Domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

Annual Tuition Fee is inclusive of the compulsory Student Services and Amenities (SSA) fee. The SSA for 2017 is $294 AUD.

International students

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

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Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

How can we help?

Do you have any questions about choosing a course or applying? Get in touch.

Domestic
1300 363 864
International
+61 3 8676 7017
Email
Course.Info@utas.edu.au
Online
Online enquiries

Next steps

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