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FAQs: Distance education (online) study

Start your study in 2017. Session 2 classes commence 10 July 2017.

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Q: What is distance education study?

A: Students may receive a combination of podcast or video-linked lectures, electronic study materials, workshops, online discussion forums and virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.

Some units may require attendance at university or workshops for a set period of time, such as a week or weekend during the session. To find out more, contact the Future Students Team.

Q: How do I apply to study by distance education?

A: Applications to study by distance education are made directly to SCU. From a course sheet check that the course is offered by Distance Education (this is shown under Locations in the domestic course summary) To apply, go to the How to Apply tab and click the Apply Online button.

For details see the how to apply page.