Study Modes explained

What does the study ‘mode’ mean for my units?

UWA is now offering units in a variety of modes which students can choose when enrolling via studentConnect. The definitions below will assist with your study mode selection:

  • Face to face: Predominantly face-to-face. On campus attendance required to complete this unit. May have accompanying resources online.
  • Online flexible: 100% Online Unit. NO campus face-to-face attendance is required to complete this unit. All study requirements are online only. Unit is asynchronous delivery, with NO requirement for students to participate online at specific times.
  • Online timetabled (Online-TT): 100% Online Unit. NO campus face-to-face attendance is required to complete this unit. All study requirements are online only. Unit includes some synchronous components, with a requirement for students to participate online at specific times.
  • External: No attendance or regular contact is required, and all study requirements are completed either via correspondence and/or online submission.
  • Off-campus: Regular attendance is not required, but students attends the institution face to face on an agreed schedule for purposes of supervision and/or instruction.
  • Multi-mode: Multiple modes of delivery. Unit includes a mix of online and on-campus study requirements. On campus attendance for some activities is required to complete this unit.
If you have already selected a mode and would like to change your preference, please read: Changing my study mode
 
If you're an international student who is overseas and you have a query about your study plan and online units, contact your Student Advising Office.
 
For further information on changes to student contributions for maths and science units visit the Study Assist website.

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