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UAC code482550 - Newcastle
LocationNewcastle
Duration3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 years maximum.3 years full-time.
Mode of deliveryFace to Face
Start datesSemester 1 (21 Feb 2022), Semester 2 (18 Jul 2022), Semester 1 (21 Feb 2022), Semester 2 (18 Jul 2022),
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CRICOS CodeCRICOS code: 031290F
Program Code11368
Selection Rank
79.00
79.55 (Median SR)
Entry requirements

Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.

Program handbook

Description

The need for environmentally sustainable and equitable development is one of the most serious issues facing the contemporary world. This program provides opportunities to study the causes and consequences of unequal development and assess policy options for a more equitable and sustainable future.


Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • Commitment to knowledge creation, ethical practice and critical perspectives about development and underdevelopment.
  • A substantial and broad knowledge of development issues including: urban and regional; globalisation; economic; environmental sustainability; and cultural diversity.
  • Demonstrated a capacity for logical, critical and creative analysis.
  • High-level communication skills and/or the ability to engage in constructive public and professional discourse in community, cross-cultural and policy contexts.
  • The ability to perform autonomously, collaboratively and/or productively with advanced skills in collecting, interpreting, organising, analysing and presenting information.
  • The capacity to be engaged, responsible, sensitive and effective world citizens.

Details

Information correct as at22 Sep 2021 3:36 am
Program code11368
AQF level

Level 7 Bachelor Degree

Locations and UAC codes
Mode of delivery
  • Face to Face
Duration
  • Australian students - 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
  • International students - 3 years full-time.
Selection Rank
LocationSelection RankMedian
Callaghan Campus79.0079.55

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Term typeSemesters
Fees
  • International students - AUD32,380 (indicative annual fee, 2021)
    Indicative annual fees are based on a full year full time load (80 units) Find out more about fees
Relevant University rules and policies
CRICOS Code031290F

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Admission information

Admission requirements

Admission to this program is available to Australian students, residents and international students. Admission information for Australian students and residents is available online here. Admission information for international students can be found here. During the admission process adjustment factors may be applied to your Selection Rank. Please visit our website to see if you are eligible. 

Minimum English language proficiency requirements

All Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the University’s English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy here.

Applicants for this program must satisfy a minimum English Language Proficiency Standard equivalent to an IELTS overall minimum of 6.0 with no subtest result below 6.0.


Credit transfer

If you wish to apply for credit for studies completed at another institution, or if you are changing programs within the University and wish to transfer your credit to the new program, visit the University's credit website for more information on applying for credit.

If you wish to apply for credit for studies completed at another institution, or if you are changing programs within the University and wish to transfer your credit to the new program, visit the University's credit website and click on 'How to Apply for Credit'. 


Academic requirements for program completion

Total units required

240 units

Program duration

3 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 8 years maximum.

International students studying this program on campus are required to enrol full time to comply with their student visa requirements and complete their study in the standard minimum program duration. International students requiring enrolment advice should review the program plan corresponding to the semester and year of commencement and can contact their Program Advisor at ProgramAdvice@newcastle.edu.au

Program requirements

The Bachelor of Development Studies requires students to pass courses totalling 240 units, as follows:

  • 70 units of core courses
  • 20 units of 1000 level directed courses
  • 20 units of 2000/3000 level directed courses
  • One 80 unit major, including at least 40 units at 3000 level
  • 50 units of electives

Please note: Students must only complete courses that form part of the program. Electives include any unrestricted courses offered within the university. In addition the program must include:

  • No more than 100 units at 1000 level.
  • At least 40 units at 2000 level.
  • At least 60 units at 3000 level.

Program plans

Download a program plan from the list below for the year/term that you commenced or transitioned into this program.

The Program Plan provides information on the structure and rules of your program. Used in conjunction with your Program Handbook, it is designed to be used as an enrolment guide.

You can track your progress by ticking off the courses you have completed and plan your current and future enrolment.

Additional documents


Transition arrangements

2021 Revision

From 2021 there are changes to the program structure and each major. For students who commenced the program prior to 2021, please refer to the 2021 Transition Arrangements in the Additional Documents section for more information.

2020 Revision

Students commencing in 2020 are required to take a minimum of 60 units at 3000 level.

2015 Revision

Students who have commenced their studies in the Bachelor of Development Studies prior to 2015 may elect to change to the new program commencing in 2015 or choose to complete the Bachelor of Development Studies under the program structure in which they initially enrolled.

2013 Revision

Students who commenced the program prior to 2013 and successfully completed:

  • SOCA3060 may not enrol in SOCA2065;
  • SOCA3325 may not enrol in SOCA2325;
  • SOCA3420 may not enrol in SOCA2400.

Program structure

Students are advised to read their program handbook information in conjunction with the program plans for course sequence/enrolment advice. Please refer to the Program Plan for the year that you commenced, or transitioned into, this program - Program Plans are available above.

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Core Courses

Complete the following core courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR1110Introduction to Aboriginal Studies
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ECON1002Macroeconomics in the Global Economy
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENVS1003Environmental Values and Ethics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOG1030Global Poverty and Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA1010Society and Culture: A Sociological Introduction
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
GEOG2130Geographies of Development
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG3300Rethinking Development
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units

1000 level Directed Courses

Complete 20 units from the following directed courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR1370Working with Aboriginal Communities
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ECON1001Microeconomics for Business Decisions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENVS1004Social Development and the Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG1020Introduction to Human Geography
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI1020Introduction to Politics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA1020What is Anthropology?
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units

2000/3000 level Directed Courses

Complete 20 units from the following directed courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation and Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2001Ideas in Political Science
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI2020Foundations of Modern PoliticsNot currently offered10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
POLI2203International Political Economy and Global Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA2400Future Societies: Beyond Capitalist Globalization
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SCIE3600International Study Experience
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Winter - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units

Cultures and Citizenship Major

Compulsory Course

Complete the following compulsory course.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR3024Aboriginal Community Development and Advocacy
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
Directed Courses

Complete 70 units including a minimum of 30 units at 3000 level from the following directed courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ABOR1370Working with Aboriginal Communities
  • Summer 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA1020What is Anthropology?
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2241Aboriginal Political ProtestNot currently offered10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2440Aboriginal Health Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2450Aboriginal Health PracticesNot currently offered10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2325Cultural Worlds of Health and Illness
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCS2300Ethical Debates in the Social Sciences
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ABOR3021Australian Indigenous Language and Cultural Issues Today
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR3380Human Rights and the World's Indigenous Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3440Indigenous Health Around the World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENVS3008Organisational Placement in the Environmental Sector
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI3203Democracy in the 21st Century: Local Power, Policy and Participatory Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA3220Youth Culture and Risk
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3230Identity and Culture
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3315Bodies in Cultural PerspectiveNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3666Consumption and Everyday Life
  • Winter - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3790Migration, Society and the Media
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3850Indigenous People of the Contemporary World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCA3902Religion and Politics in Contemporary SocietyNot currently offered10 units

Environmental Sustainability Major

Compulsory Course

Complete the following compulsory course.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENVS3006Surviving the Anthropocene: Sustainability in the 21st Century
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
Directed Courses

Complete 70 units including a minimum of 30 units at 3000 level from the following directed courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ENVS1004Social Development and the Environment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2243Indigenous People, Global Warming and the Environment
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation and Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HIST2065A Sunburnt Country: Australian Environmental HistoryNot currently offered10 units
HLSC2241Family and community engagement: an introductionNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ECON3006Environmental Economics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENVS3001Integrated Impact Assessment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS3008Organisational Placement in the Environmental Sector
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA3350The Sociology of FoodNot currently offered10 units
SOCA3790Migration, Society and the Media
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
TOUR3000Tourism and Environmental ManagementNot currently offered10 units
TOUR3001Destination DevelopmentNot currently offered10 units

Globalisation and Economic Development major

Compulsory Course

Complete the following compulsory course.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ECON1001Microeconomics for Business Decisions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Degree Transfer Term 3 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (UNCIE)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units

Complete 70 units including a minimum of 40 units at 3000 level, including either ECON3008 or POLI3203, and at least 20 units of ECON courses above 1000 level from the following directed courses. Students wishing to complete ECON3008 must complete ECON2002 prior to enrolment in ECON3008.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
ECON2002Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
POLI2200The Global Politics of Indigenous PeopleNot currently offered10 units
POLI2202Global Terrorism: Politics and ProblemsNot currently offered10 units
POLI2203International Political Economy and Global Development
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA2400Future Societies: Beyond Capitalist Globalization
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ABOR3380Human Rights and the World's Indigenous Communities
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR3440Indigenous Health Around the World
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ECON3003Global Trade and Finance
  • Trimester 1 - 2021 (Singapore)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
  • Trimester 2 - 2021 (Singapore)
10 units
ECON3006Environmental Economics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ECON3008International Macroeconomics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ECON3009Urban Property Economics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENVS3008Organisational Placement in the Environmental Sector
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
POLI3002Power and the State
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3140The Politics of Globalisation
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3150Issues in International Relations
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
POLI3160Global Power and World OrderNot currently offered10 units
POLI3203Democracy in the 21st Century: Local Power, Policy and Participatory Politics
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
SOCA3790Migration, Society and the Media
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units

Urban and Regional Development Major

Compulsory Course

Complete the following compulsory course.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
GEOG3090Society and Space
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
Directed Courses

Complete 70 units including a minimum of 30 units at 3000 level from the following directed courses.

CodeTitleTerm / Location Units
GEOG1020Introduction to Human Geography
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ABOR2244Reconciling Australia's Colonial Past and Present
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ABOR2245Aboriginal People and Law
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ENVS2002Environmental Legislation and Planning
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS2008The Sustainable Society
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOG2080Cities and Regions
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
GEOS2161Spatial Science
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
HLSC2241Family and community engagement: an introductionNot currently offered10 units
SOCA2020Society, Space and Power
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
SOCA2065Environment and Society
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
SOCS2400Applied Social Research
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ABOR3024Aboriginal Community Development and Advocacy
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (ONLINE)
10 units
ECON3006Environmental Economics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ECON3009Urban Property Economics
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
ENVS3001Integrated Impact Assessment
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
ENVS3006Surviving the Anthropocene: Sustainability in the 21st Century
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
ENVS3008Organisational Placement in the Environmental Sector
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Central Coast)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
GEOS3250Advanced Spatial Science
  • Semester 1 - 2021 (Callaghan)
10 units
HUSE3006Social Policy and Planning in Regional Contexts
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Callaghan)
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Central Coast)
10 units
POLI3180Politics, Policy and Government
  • Semester 2 - 2021 (Newcastle City Precinct)
10 units
TOUR3001Destination DevelopmentNot currently offered10 units

Electives

Complete 50 units of electives to fulfil the requirements of the program. Electives can be used to extend and complement your core studies with more courses in the same field of study, or from areas that might be of interest to you. Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them.

50 units

Suggested electives

Electives can be chosen from all courses available at the University that do not have any other conditions (such as a course requisite) applied to them. However, the Faculty suggests the following course options that may complement your program or major.

A full list of courses that are available to study as an elective can be found in the course handbook.

CodeTitleUnits
ABOR1112Introduction to Torres Strait Islander Studies10 units
ABOR1390Australian Aboriginal People and Human Rights10 units
ABOR1420Communicating with Aboriginal People Across Genres10 units
CMNS1090Media Storytelling10 units
COMP1010Computing Fundamentals10 units
DESN1101Typography10 units
ENVS1001Environmental Science Concepts and Methods10 units
ENVS3010Extended Organisational Placement in the Environmental Sector10 units
EXSS2030Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology10 units
EXSS3030Nutrition for Health, Fitness and Sport10 units
FSHN1030Introduction to the Nutritional, Physical and Psychological Aspects of Wellness10 units
GEOS1040Earth: The Dynamic Planet10 units
HUMA2070Auslan 110 units
INFO1010Introduction to Information Systems10 units
INFT1000Information Technology in Business10 units
INFT1004Introduction to Programming10 units
LING2501Cross-cultural Communication10 units
MARI1000Our Oceans10 units
MATH1510Discrete Mathematics10 units
MNGT1002Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation10 units
MNGT2004Managing Innovation10 units
MNGT3007Social Entrepreneurship10 units
MNGT3008Advanced Innovation Management10 units
PHYS2100Introduction to Astronomy10 units
PSYC1010Psychology Introduction 110 units
PSYC1800Sex, Drugs and Serial Killers10 units
PSYC2800Special Topics in Psychology10 units
SCIE1001Professional Scientific Thinking10 units
SCIE1002Multidisciplinary Laboratories10 units
SCIE2001Professional Employment Skills10 units
SCIE2019Astrobiology: Life Beyond our Planet10 units
SCIE2222Science of Surfing Performance10 units
SCIE2223Weather and Waves10 units
SOCS3100Policy Development, Program Management and Evaluation10 units
SOCS3200Applied Social Research Project10 units

Honours

An Honours year is available to students as a separate program in the form of an additional year to those who meet the entry requirements.

For more information about Honours please follow the link below:  http://www.newcastle.edu.au/degrees/bachelor-of-development-studies-honours

 


Additional information

Through the Pathways and Academic Learning Support Centre, students can access a free suite of NUPrep preparation courses as well as Academic Learning Support.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students can draw on the assistance and support provided by the Indigenous Student Support and Development service through the Wollotuka Institute.


International students

All International Students enrolled in the program will be provided with an orientation to familiarise them with the rules, expectations, facilities and services offered by the University. Please visit our International Students website to find out more about the support services available to international students.


Additional support

AccessAbility provides advice and reasonable adjustments to Students with a medical or health condition or disability. If you require adjustments to undertake your program, contact the Student Support Advisors - AccessAbility before semester or early in the semester. They will work with the College or School to ensure that this happens in a timely manner.

Please note: All students must fulfil the inherent requirements of the programs and courses they are undertaking. While reasonable adjustments can be made, these adjustments cannot compromise academic integrity. It is the student's responsibility to check all the requirements of courses, and consider the effects of any medical condition or disability on their ability to complete course requirements. More information is available online.

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