Higher Degree by Research Preliminary (Life and Physical Sciences)

This is a qualifying program intended for persons who wish to enrol in a Master of Science degree but do not hold the prerequisite qualification. It comprises a supervised course of advanced study and/or research. Successful completion gives students the eligibility to apply for entry to a research degree course, e.g. Master of Science or PhD.

Course overview

Course title
Higher Degree by Research Preliminary (Life and Physical Sciences)
Award abbreviation
HDR Prelim
Course code
50490
Course type
higher degree preliminary
Status
current / 2018
Administered by
Faculty of Science
CRICOS code
003627G

Course details

Intake periods
Beginning of year and mid-year
Attendance type
full- or part-time (Student visa holders should read Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 for more information.)
Credit points required
To be determined in each individual case.
Standard course duration
1 year
Time limit
2 years
Delivery mode
internal
Locations offered
UWA (Perth)
Domestic fee type
Postgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP
Course Coordinator(s)
Science Student Office
Fees
Visit the fees calculator.

Enquiries and course advice

Course advice
Science Student Office
Senior Adviser (Postgraduate)
6488 7333
postgrad-science@uwa.edu.au

Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.

Course structure

The University Policy on: Higher Degree by Research Preliminary Course applies to the Higher Degree by Preliminary course in the Faculty.

See also the rules for the course and the Student Rules.

Rules

Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures

The University Policy on: Higher Degree by Research Preliminary Course applies to the Higher Degree by Preliminary course in the Faculty.