UON Prep
UON Prep Bridging Courses

What courses are offered?

The UON Prep Bridging and refresher 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 2018 Summer UONPREP courses are now closed. Online UONPREP courses will remain open, however, they are no longer monitored.

Enrolments for the 2018 Winter UONPREP courses will open in June 2018.

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 2018 UONPREP Course Offerings.

COURSE CODEGENERIC COURSESCALLAGHANOURIMBAHPORT MACQUARIEONLINE
PREP7600/  PREP1000 Online

Academic Survival Skills

Academic Survival Skills Online

YNYY
PREP8000 Writing Academic Essays YYYN
PREP7700 Academic English for ESL Students Y NNN
PREP8200 Y YNN
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 ChemistryYYNN
PREP9410Introduction to Undergraduate Chemistry (Advanced)YNNN
PREP9700 YNNN
PREP9600 Y YYN
PREP1010The Secret Life of Matter: Foundation Chemistry OnlineNNNY
PREP1030Mathematics for Science OnlineNNNY
TECHNOLOGY COURSES
PREP8400 Essential UON Computing YYNN
PREP8500 Advanced UON Computing YYNN
ENGINEERING COURSES
PREP9100Physics for Engineers and ScientistsYNNN
PREP9200/ PREP1040Mathematics for EngineeringYNNY
MATHEMATICS COURSES
PREP1020Essential Numeracy OnlineNNNY
PREP9300 Introduction to Undergraduate MathematicsYYNN
PREP7000 Mathematics for NursingYYNN
PREP9200/ PREP1040YNNY
PREP7800 Foundation MathematicsYYNN
PREP1030Mathematics for Science OnlineNNNY

Online short courses

Can’t make it to campus? We offer four 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

Online courses do not have a set timetable, however, you should aim to complete the courses prior to the start of semester.