Bachelor of Languages

Full-Time Course Plan

The following are suggested patterns of enrolment or pathways for candidates studying on a full-time or part-time basis. They take into account unit pre-requisite, co-requisite and timetabling requirements. Candidates can each year choose to study less units than the full-time pattern or more units than the part-time pattern, but if doing so should use these suggested patterns as guides as to how best structure their studies.

For candidates undertaking ONE Major

A six credit point unit is estimated to require a total workload of approximately 150 hours per unit (this means about 12 to 15 hours per week per unit).

For candidates commencing in Trimester 3
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
1

100-level Elective Unit

100-level Elective Unit

100-level Elective Unit

Elective Unit

2

100-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

100-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

100-level Unit in 2nd Language

100-level Unit in 2nd Language

 

LING101 or Elective Unit

LANG110, LING150 or Elective Unit

 

Elective Unit

Elective Unit

 

3

200-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

200-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

 

Elective Unit Elective Unit

 

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

 

4

OSLS391

OSLS392

 

5

300-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

300-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

Listed Unit for Language Major

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

Notes:
Candidates must complete:
(i) not more than 60 credit points at 100-level; and
(ii) at least 36 credit points at 300/400-level, excluding OSLS391 and OSLS392.

The combination of Listed Units for a Language Major and Elective Units in Yrs 3 and 5 can be varied depending on unit availability.
Candidates could also undertake OSLS391 and OSLS392 in Year 5 and take the suggested Year 5 units in Year 4.

Part-Time Course Plan

A six credit point unit is estimated to require a total workload of approximately 150 hours per unit (this means about 12 to 15 hours per week per unit).

For candidates commencing in Trimester 3
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
1

100-level Elective Unit

100-level Elective Unit

2

100-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

100-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

LING101 or 100-level Elective Unit

LANG110, LING150 or 100-level Elective Unit

 

3

200-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

200-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

100-level Unit in 2nd Language

100-level Unit in 2nd Language

 

4

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

 

Elective Unit

Elective Unit

 

5

300-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

300-level Prescribed Unit for Language Major

 

Listed Unit for Language Major

Listed Unit for Language Major

 

6

OSLS391

OSLS392

7

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

Listed Unit for Language Major or Elective Unit

 

Elective Unit

Elective Unit

 

8

Elective Unit

 

Elective Unit

Notes:
Candidates must complete:
(i) not more than 60 credit points at 100-level; and
(ii) at least 36 credit points at 300/400-level, excluding OSLS391 and OSLS392.

The combination of Listed Units for a Language Major and Elective Units for Yrs 3-8 can be varied depending on unit availability.
Candidates must undertake OSLS391 and OSLS392 on a full-time basis in either Years 4, 5, 6 or 7.

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