Postgraduate Course Transfer Information

Current postgraduate students of the University are eligible to apply for transfer to a new course under the 'Variation provisions of the General Course Rules.

For information on how to apply, consult the relevant School information below, and general information on the Course Transfer Information page.

Please submit your application with supporting documentation to askuow@uow.edu.au.

School Course Transfer Requirements

Nested courses

Transfer between nested courses is possible with full credit. Credit transferred from outside nested sequence is assessed on a case by case basis.

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Graduate Certificate in Autism 2116 No Autumn 24 50 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.
Master of Autism 460 No Autumn 24 65
Master of Education (Special Education) 422 Yes Autumn 24 65

 

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Graduate Certificate in TESOL 1164 Yes Autumn 24 50 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.
Graduate Diploma in TESOL 669 Yes Autumn 24 65
Master of Education (TESOL) 422 Yes Autumn 24 65
Master of Education Advanced (TESOL) 1441 Yes Autumn 24 65

 

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Graduate Diploma in Adult and Vocational Education 2601 Yes Autumn 24 65 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.
Master of Education (Adult and Vocational Education) 422 Yes Autumn 24 65

Other courses

Credit from previous study is assessed on a case by case basis.

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Master of Education (ICT in Education & Training) 422 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65 Transfer on basis of WAM, complete CP and prior qualifications
Master of Education (Educational Leadership) 422 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65
Master of Education Advanced (Educational Leadership) 1441 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65
Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching and Learning Practices 2102 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 50 N/A

Master of Teaching

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Master of Teaching (Primary) 1642 Yes N/A N/A N/A Transfers to the Master of Teaching are not permitted. If you wish to study the Master of Teaching please make a new course application. The only intake is Autumn each year.
Master of Teaching (Secondary) 1643 Yes N/A N/A N/A

Nested courses

Transfer between nested courses is possible with full credit. Credit transferred from outside nested sequence is assessed on a case by case basis.

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Graduate Certificate in Health Promotion 1183 No Autumn, Spring 24 50 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.
Graduate Certificate in Public Health 1130 No Autumn, Spring 24 50
Master of Public Health 438 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65
Master of Public Health Extension 439 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65

 

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Graduate Diploma in Work, Health and Safety* 627 Yes Autumn 24 65

Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.

 * Inward transfers only permitted for students who commenced in the nested sequence prior to 2020. Where possible, transfer to related Occupational Hygiene or Health and Safety courses.

Master of Work, Health and Safety* 1645 Yes Autumn 24 65
Master of Work, Health and Safety Advanced* 455 Yes Autumn, Spring (HP only) 24 65

 

 

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther

Graduate Certificate in Occupational Hygiene

3042 No Autumn 24 50 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.

Master of Occupational Hygiene

3041 Yes Autumn 24 65

Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

3045 No Autumn 24 50 Transfer within this nested sequence on basis of WAM and complete CP. Transfer from outside nested sequence also on basis of prior qualifications.

Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

3046 Yes Autumn 24 65

Master of Occupational Health and Safety

3043 Yes Autumn 24 65

Master of Occupational Health and Safety Extension

3052 Yes Autumn, Spring (HP only) 24 65

 

 

Other courses

Credit from previous study is assessed on a case by case basis.

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionMin. Credit PointsMin. WAMOther
Master of Social Work (Qualifying) (Wollongong) F459 Yes Autumn 24 65 Transferring students must meet the standard admission requirements including English.
Master of Social Work (Qualifying) (South West Sydney) SW459 Yes Autumn, Spring 24 65

Nested courses

Entry to postgraduate Psychology courses is competitive and capped. Students seeking transfer to or between courses should make a new application for admission, following the instructions on the School of Psychology website. Please note the closing date for applications (usually mid-October each year).

CourseCourse CodeHas CRICOS?Transfer SessionOther
Master of Professional Psychology 442 Yes Autumn Transfers to or between courses not permitted – make a new application for admission.
Master of Psychology (Clinical) 599 Yes Autumn
Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology) 209 Yes Autumn