Who can apply for UoN Prep Bridging Courses.

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UON Prep Bridging Courses

Who can apply?

Studies indicate that the first year of university is the most critical period in determining success. That's why you need to be as well-prepared as possible with academic content and skills. To help prepare for and make the most of your studies, we have developed a number of flexible options designed to 'top up' your subject knowledge and introduce you to the skills you need to commence tertiary study.

On-campus Courses

On-campus courses are open to undergraduate or foundation studies students at the University of Newcastle.

Online Courses

Our online short courses are open to anyone wishing to refresh their skills in a particular subject.

What do past UON Prep Bridging course students think?

  • "It is a good starting point for those students who haven't had to write an essay of any kind before."
  • "I think the instructor was very supportive and approachable, covered the subject at a good pace and broke things down to be more easy to understand."
  • "The teacher was patient and helpful."
  • "The lecturer was amazing, it was great to get a taste of what university may be like in the weeks leading up to week one."
  • "The Academic Survival Skills Online course has helped me to feel confident going into my studies, especially with my essay and report writing."