UON Prep
UON Prep Bridging Courses

What courses are offered?

The UON Prep Bridging courses are designed to support you in your future studies regardless of your previous level of education.

On-campus courses

On-campus courses are available at Newcastle, Central Coast and Port Macquarie. The courses typically run for approximately 15 to 20 hours over one week and are offered during the break in the lead-up to the start of each semester.

Enrolments for the 2019 Summer UONPREP courses have now closed. Enrolment for Winter UONPREP courses will open in May.

The 2019 Winter UONPREP timetable will be available to view on the below course links shortly.

The table below displays the UONPREP Courses that target specific skill areas. 

Click on the links below for course descriptions,class times and locations for 2019 UONPREP Course Offerings.

COURSE CODEGENERIC COURSESCALLAGHANOURIMBAHPORT MACQUARIEONLINE
PREP1000

Academic Survival Skills Online

NNNY
PREP7600Academic Survival Skills YNYN
PREP7700Academic English for ESL StudentsYNNN
PREP8000 Writing Academic Essays YYYN
PREP8200 NNNN
PREP9500 Surviving Stats: Statistics for Tertiary Studies Y YNN
SCIENCE COURSES
PREP7900 Foundation ChemistryYYNN
PREP9000 Foundation PhysicsYNNN
PREP9100 Physics for Engineers and Scientists YNNN
PREP9400 Introduction to Undergraduate ChemistryYNNN
PREP9600Introduction to Human BiologyYYYN
PREP9700Physics for Medical Radiation and Health SciencesYNNN
PREP1010The Secret Life of Matter: Foundation Chemistry OnlineNNNY
PREP1030Mathematics for Science OnlineNNNY
TECHNOLOGY COURSES
PREP8400 Essential UON Computing YNNN
PREP8500 Advanced UON Computing YYNN
ENGINEERING COURSES
PREP9100Physics for Engineers and ScientistsYNNN
PREP1040

Mathematics for Engineering Online

NNNY
PREP9200YNNN
MATHEMATICS COURSES
PREP1020Essential Numeracy OnlineNNNY
PREP9300 Introduction to Undergraduate MathematicsYNNN
PREP7000 Mathematics for Nursing YYNN
PREP9200YNNN
PREP1040NNNY
PREP7800 Foundation MathematicsYNNN
PREP1030Mathematics for Science OnlineNNNY

Online short courses

Can’t make it to campus? We offer five short courses that are interactive, free and open to everyone whatever your age or level of education. The courses are flexible so you can complete them in your own time, at your own pace and from the comfort of your own home. All you need is internet access and a computer or laptop.

Click on the courses below to find out more:

Academic Survival Skills OnlineMathematics for Essential Numeracy The Secret Life of MatterMaths for Science Maths for Engineering

These fully online courses do not have a set timetable. However, they will be moderated by a tutor between 29 January and 15 February, 2019. You should aim to complete the courses prior to the start of semester.