Study Abroad and Exchange Program

Study Abroad & Exchange ProgramStudent group

These programs will provide you with the opportunity to selected units from over 100 academic areas.  You will be required to meet the entry requirements (pre-requisites or assumed  knowledge) of the units/ subjects you selected.

When selecting your units we recommend you try to choose units that are offered on the one campus.

If it is not possible to undertake your unit selection on one campus,  we recommend the following combinations of campuses:

  • Hawkesbury
  • Parramatta & Penrith
  • Bankstown & Campbelltown


For more information regarding public transport please visit the Cityrail website.   

To select units refer to UWS website:

  Courses: http://handbook.uws.edu.au/hbook/course_search.asp
Units: http://handbook.uws.edu.au/hbook/unit_search.asp

Simply click on the course you are interested in for a description,  then on the unit number for a description of the unit Or you can use the timetable web site.

The timetable web site should be updated 3-4 months before the start of class, 

UWS reserves the right to change the timetable after publication, please check the timetable regularly.

  If you have any difficulty contact the Study Abroad & Exchange Officer

Design your own program from the following areas of study as listed below on each campus:

Bankstown Campus

Arts Nursing
Community Welfare Policing
Criminology Psychology
Education Social Science
Interpreting and Translation Sociology
Languages Sport Studies
Naturopathic Studies Traditional Chinese Medicine


Campbelltown Campus

Accounting Information Technology
Advanced Science Law
Applied Finance Management
Arts Marketing
Biological Science Mathematical Science
Chemistry Medical Science
Commerce Nanotechnology
Computing Naturopathic Studies
Economics Nursing
General Science Occupational Therapy
Health Promotion Osteopathic Studies
Health Science Podiatry
Health Services Management Therapeutic Recreation
  Tourism Management

Hawkesbury Campus

Agriculture Health Science
Animal Science Horticulture
Biotechnology Medical Science
Environment Nursing
Food Nutrition
Forensic Science Social Ecology
Tourism

Parramatta Campus

Accounting Health Promotion
Advanced Science Health Services Management
Asian & International Studies Human Resource Management & Industrial Relations
Biological Science Humanitarian Studies
Business & Commerce International Business
Chemistry Law
Computing Management
International Management Nursing
Economics Social Psychology & Social Research
Employment Relations Social Science
General Science Sociology

Penrith Campus

Aboriginal Studies Fine Arts
Acting Health Science
Advertising Industrial Design
Arts Journalism
Business Languages
Commerce Media Arts
Communications Music
Computing Psychology
Criminology Science
Dance Social Science
Design Teaching & Education
Economics Theatre making
Education Visual & Performing Arts
Electronic Arts Visual Communications
Engineering Water Technology
Environmental Science  


For further information contact:

Study Abroad & Exchange Officer
UWS International
University of Western Sydney
Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751
Australia

Tel:       +61 2 4620 3398
Fax:     +61 2 4620 3805
Email:              studyabroad@uws.edu.au