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Occupational Credit Linkages to SCU

SCU provides a range of occupational pathways to university for people who have attained related professional standing or paid/voluntary industry experience and expertise.

These Occupational Credit Linkages provide entry (admission) and/or credit for prior learning into a range of SCU courses for any person that is able to provide evidence of having acquired the appropriate amount of relevant experience and expertise.

View the current All Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages documents for specific credit details approved into a range of SCU undergraduate and postgraduate courses:
PDF All Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages

These Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages are also listed below by SCU study discipline and course:

Social Work and Social Welfare

View the current Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages for Social Work and Social Welfare document for specific credit details into the Bachelor of Social Welfare and the Master of Social Work (Professional Qualifying):
PDF Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages for Social Work and Social Welfare

Business Management, Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Gaming and Hotel Management

View the current Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages for Business Management, Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Gaming and Hotel Management document for specific credit details into the Bachelors of Business in Tourism and Hospitality Management, Convention and Event Management and Hotel Management and the Master of Business Administration:
PDF Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages for Business Management, Tourism, Hospitality, Event, Gaming and Hotel Management

Health (Nursing & Midwifery)

View the current Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkage for Health (Nursing and Midwifery) document for specific credit details into the Bachelor of Midwifery:
PDF Industry Experience Qualification Credit Linkages for Health (Nursing and Midwifery)

Also see the pathways for:

  • PDF Airport Managers into the Master of Business Administration via the ACI-ICAO Global Airport Management Professional Accreditation Programme (AMPAP);
  • PDF Mental Health Practitioners into the Master of Advanced Health Practice via the Northern NSW Local Health District Transition to Mental Health Program; and
  • PDF Captains in the Australian Army into the Bachelor of Business Administration via the All Corps Captains Course + up to 4 years of professional experience.

Further credit linkages are being developed throughout 2015 and will appear here.

Applying for advanced standing at SCU

If you find a linkage arrangement relevant to your completed qualification/course, print the page within in the AQF Qualification Credit Linkage document detailing how much credit you may be granted for your prior learning.

For further information view Recognition of Prior Learning (Advanced Standing) and Apply for Advanced Standing.

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