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UniSA Foundation Studies is a free, one-year program for students with no previous qualifications, or for school leavers without an ATAR.
You will get a taste of university and learn the skills you need to study for your degree, including:
how UniSA works
how to write academic assignments
how to referencehow to manage your time
As a Foundation Studies student you will take courses on campus and will have access to our full range of support services. Flexible study options are available, such as full-time or part-time and external (online) studies, depending on your course selection. Upon successful completion, you can use your grade point average (GPA) to apply for any UniSA degree (a competitive GPA is required).
Education, Arts and Social Sciences
Engineering and the Environment
Upon successful completion, you can use your grade point average (GPA) to apply for any UniSA degree (a competitive GPA is required).
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