Modern, people-friendly hubs of activity. That sums up our distinctive campuses located across Western Sydney. Whether you prefer the ultra-modern and hi-tech or the beautiful, pastoral and serene, you are sure to find a campus where you feel at home. Dynamic, exciting and culturally diverse, our campuses are also friendly and inviting, with room to think, room to breathe and room to be yourself. As a student at Western Sydney University, you become part of a dynamic, thriving and culturally rich community. There are diverse opportunities for sport and recreation, entertainment, going out and engaging with the community – both on and off campus. From the ultra-modern and high-tech to more serene, pastoral environments, each of our campuses is different – but all are friendly, multicultural and inclusive. Our on-campus facilities include libraries, computer laboratories, innovative social learning spaces, wireless internet, cafes, bars, gyms, sporting grounds, tennis courts, and lots of open space to hang out in. With a range of on-campus clubs and associations there are also lots of opportunities to meet new people with similar interests, make friends, and explore a variety of cultural, course-related and other activities.

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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5 / Birth - 12) provides students with the opportunity to complete an Arts degree with an Arts major, a major in Educati ... [+]

The Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5 / Birth - 12) provides students with the opportunity to complete an Arts degree with an Arts major, a major in Education Studies and a sub-major in Early Childhood Studies.

Graduates of this degree are eligible for direct entry into the Master of Teaching (Birth - 5 Years / Birth - 12 Years) via the Transition to Teaching pathway. Completion of both the Bachelor’s and Master’s courses provides a teaching qualification for early childhood (Birth - 5 Years) or early childhood and primary teaching (Birth - 12 Years). Eligible students will receive advice during their final study session in the Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5 / Birth - 12) regarding how to accept an offer into the Postgraduate course to attain a teaching qualification.... [-]

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January 2020
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3 - 6 years
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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Business harnesses your energy and passion for success. This degree gives you the knowledge to create a career as a business professional. Whether you wis ... [+]

The Bachelor of Business harnesses your energy and passion for success. This degree gives you the knowledge to create a career as a business professional. Whether you wish to pursue a corporate role in a global enterprise or start your own business, this course will provide you with the skills to do it.

The Bachelor of Business begins with four core units: Financing Enterprises, Enterprise Innovation and Markets, Enterprise Leadership, and Enterprise Law. These units provide you with the essential business knowledge that will be the platform for your career and equip you with the academic skills that will underpin your success in the degree.

You will then undertake four professional units. The professional units are where you begin to shape your future in one of three core business areas: Money, Markets or Management. By learning core business skills within the context of your chosen future you will develop new skills and enhance your employability. Units in the professional core will teach you to plan your career, innovate and analyze. You will also be able to explore and apply your skills and knowledge in a work-based learning unit.... [-]

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January 2020
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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Cyber Security and Behaviour at Western Sydney University provides you with a unique combination of Information Technology, Psychology and Criminology stu ... [+]

The Bachelor of Cyber Security and Behaviour at Western Sydney University provides you with a unique combination of Information Technology, Psychology and Criminology studies. The degree is tailored for careers in the expanding field of Cyber Safety and Security and includes a full semester internship. This course meets the pressing need for the application of psychological theory and research to understand cybersecurity issues in the context of decision-making, human errors, social influence, organizational cultures and vulnerable populations.

As cyber threats become more sophisticated and damaging across all types of organizations, cybersecurity has become one of the nation's top priorities. Our students gain a solid grounding in conventional computer and network security concepts and skills.... [-]

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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) degree will provide you with fundamental skills and knowledge to communicate ideas and information across a wide range of vi ... [+]

The Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) degree will provide you with fundamental skills and knowledge to communicate ideas and information across a wide range of visual media. With an emphasis on studio-based practice, you will study areas such as image design, typography, layout design, branding, design history, research methods, and web-based design. From year two, there are opportunities to engage with live community or industry projects, and you will choose two practical specialisations from the following pairs: motion design and data visualisation; game and app design; illustration; and photography. You may also choose electives from outside of design such as advertising and media production. Throughout the program, you will engage in individual and team-based projects, develop your conceptual thinking skills, use a variety of traditional and emerging technologies, and expand your creative practice. In year four you will take a position in our award-winning teaching design studio where you will gain experience in a professional learning environment, preparing you for work in an exciting and evolving industry.... [-]

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January 2020
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4 years
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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) is a four-year degree program with common first-year structure. The program has been designed to meet Engineers Australia profession ... [+]

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) is a four year degree program with common first year structure. The program has been designed to meet Engineers Australia professional accreditation requirements – Competency Stage 1 Professional Engineers and Australian Quality Frameworks (AQF) Level 8. It allows students the opportunity to choose a discipline area by selecting a key program in Civil, Construction, Electrical, Mechanical, and Robotic and Mechatronic engineering. In addition, students can specialise by selecting a sub-major from a wide range of recommended alternate unit sets that will complement their chosen discipline.

The future presents significant challenges for managing the environment, infrastructure and technological developments. Effective solutions to these challenges will require innovative engineering, applied science and design strategies.... [-]

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January 2020
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4 - 8 years
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Western Sydney University

The Bachelor of Industrial design program prepares students for the profession with a new culture of learning supported by user/student-centered approach, competency lear ... [+]

The Bachelor of Industrial design program prepares students for the profession with a new culture of learning supported by user/student-centered approach, competency learning, design studio-project based learning, applied design research and innovation. With a shorter time span between thinking and making, our new graduates in industrial design create and innovate by value adding, better experiences and interaction, products, businesses, and systems. They are thinker-makers and design entrepreneurs, self-starters, and all-rounders that can figure out and problem-solve ambiguity, work independently or in collaboration with others in new product development teams, user experience and interaction, product service systems, production, and manufacturing.... [-]

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January 2020
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Western Sydney University

If you are driven to help people deal with personal and social problems, either directly or by planning and carrying out programs that will benefit groups or communities, ... [+]

If you are driven to help people deal with personal and social problems, either directly or by planning and carrying out programs that will benefit groups or communities, the Western Sydney University's Social Work degree is the ideal program of study.

The Bachelor of Social Work gives you the valuable skills and knowledge you need for effective professional practice as a social worker. It emphasises practical skills and makes you job-ready as you complete over 1,000 hours of supervised field placements. At the same time, you will access social research and theoretical perspectives.

This will establish a pathway to a rewarding career in social work within private or government agencies, welfare support organisations, community groups or in health.... [-]

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January 2020
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4 - 8 years
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Western: A real world experience

Introducing Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University