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Interdisciplinary Studies

Handbook 2024

The Interdisciplinary Studies handbook lists opportunities for interdisciplinary study, novel skill-building and projects, and coursework for Higher Degree by Research students. It includes information on:

  • Table S: a shared pool of more than 100 majors, minors, Advanced Coursework, Honours, an elective units of study collection and Industry and Community Project (ICPUs) available to all students undertaking an undergraduate liberal studies degree and selected other degrees. The shared pool areas of study are outlined in alphabetical order.
  • Table O: a collection of units offered in the Open Learning Environment (OLE). These units are designed to enable students to build novel skill combinations and extend their knowledge by exploring other fields of study.
  • Table D (Dalyell stream): specialised Dalyell units and enrichment opportunities offered for high-achieving students (who are known as Dalyell Scholars).
  • Table R (HDR Coursework): postgraduate coursework units in for PhD or Master by Research students to complement their research and career development.
  • Sydney Professional Certificates: short qualifications offering professional training and skill development for graduates who wish to update knowledge and skills in specialised and emerging areas within their professional area.