There are three types of postgraduate coursework degrees:
Please note that places for postgraduate coursework are competitive and admission is subject to the faculty selection criteria.
"Postgraduate coursework provided me with an ideal learning environment; classes were motivational and the content was relevant to my interests."
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences offers 28 postgraduate coursework degrees at Master level, most of which are also offered at Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate level. The postgraduate program caters for a range of study interests, whether you’re seeking higher academic qualification in your chosen discipline, a broader, stimulating course of study in a new discipline you’ve always wanted to investigate, or selective, focused non-award study.
You can find further details on our coursework degrees and apply for admission online through .
For more information on degree requirements, the length of specific degrees and units of study available see the .
If you are seeking information on upgrading your degree, or exiting with a shorter award course, please refer to the page for guidelines. You can apply to upgrade online through Sydney Student.
Boost your career with a UQ postgraduate coursework program.
Our postgraduate coursework programs are for:
The fact is that many people who are degree holders in one area or the other will sometimes have the need to further their education. Some may need this because they want to change their direction in life and garner entirely new skills as a new life challenge, others may opt to get further education because they want to make some improvements in their employment prospects and to compete favorably in the labor market. The next group will go for further studies after their bachelor's because they want to delve into an area where they have a special interest. Whichever reason it is that is pushing any of them into a postgraduate diploma, a postgraduate certificate or a master’s degree, they should know that the postgraduate coursework will be a very serious one to deal with. In this regard, they should not take any chances. The best bet for them is to seek help from the onset so that sincere people will be there to offer them the required right from the onset. The help involves the graduate coursework requirements before one will be accepted into the postgraduate program. It also involves helping you out with some when you are eventually accepted into the program. In fact, it will be right to push you into the program, because we will be there for you all the time. After helping you through the entire program, you will be grateful to us.When you have the requirements, you now apply for the course. Now, when you are applying for postgraduate studies, one thing you have to bear in mind is that the popular degrees mostly have limited spaces. This means that you should be ready to apply at least two or three months before the deadline so that you will not be disappointed. We are good in handling postgraduate coursework issues for international students. We know what is required of you and will help you achieve them so that you will gain a place in the postgraduate program. While we help you with the coursework requirements and possibly visa preparations for international students, you will also get the best from us in case you need to apply for scholarships.We will start by helping you with information on which course is the best for you to study. There are very many postgraduate coursework degrees, and you can choose from any of them. But you must consider some essential things when you are choosing the course. We have the prerequisite skills to help you choose the best for you at any given time. The programs offered in the postgraduate degrees are meant to cater for the industry and business requirements for development of careers and for the upgrading of status and qualifications. While we offer to students when they have started their postgraduate courses, the most important is to get them into the program and to guide them through the entire coursework, even when it entails preparing a high-quality .As part of an interdisciplinary faculty, you will gain skills that will provide you with a competitive advantage for future employment. During your science postgraduate coursework program you will have direct access to academic researchers and could also be involved in small group tutorials, and obtain valuable experience in fieldwork and research laboratories, including cutting edge technologies.