Fees, Scholarships and Waivers
Domestic Students undertaking units within the Associate Degree in Health and Community Care may be eligible for a HECS scholarship and SSAF exemption on a maximum of two eligible units.
Domestic students* may receive a full HECS (Higher Education Contribution Scheme) scholarship along with a waiver of the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) for the Foundations of Arts and Health unit in 2017. This exemption applies for a maximum of two units of study within the Associate Degree in Health and Community Care. To view current HECS Scholarship eligible units within the Associate Degree in Health and Community Care, click here.
The HECS scholarship and SSAF waiver are automatically applied when you enrol in the Foundations of Arts and Health within the Associate Degree in Health and Community Care, but will not appear on your invoice, accessible via eStudent.
A requirement for all students receiving a HECS Scholarship for this unit is compulsory completion of the eCAF. The eCAF (electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form) is a government form that is available online through eStudent. Completing the form is a requirement for all students. Instructions for how to complete the eCAF form will be included in the Foundations of Arts and Health unit content.
*Domestic students include Australian citizens or students holding Permanent Humanitarian Visas or with Permanent Resident Status. Citizens of countries outside of Australia, including New Zealand, are not eligible to study this unit.