Placeholder image for Foundation Studies: Arts Standard Plus

Foundation Studies: Arts Standard Plus, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #44 (QS) Canberra, Australia
The Foundation Studies: Arts Standard Plus Program at University of New South Wales is a supportive program delivered at a slower pace for students who have not met the entry requirements for the Standard Program.
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


The Foundation Studies: Arts Standard Plus Program at University of New South Wales is a pre-univeristy program for students who have completed year 11 with good general results but need support in building English and critical thinking skills for University.

The programme

Our teaching style follows university practice with lectures and tutorials. Most tutorial classes have about 18 students, so you will receive the attention you need to succeed. You will also participate in class activities which help develop your presentation skills and give you greater confidence in speaking English.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic English
  • Communication tor Success
  • Computing tor Academic Purposes
  • Culture and Communication
  • International Issues & Perspectives
  • Management
  • Maths E (Essentials)

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Cricos Code: 019277D

  • Where students do not have their final results from their Year 11 or Year 12 studies, forecast results are accepted in most cases.
  • Every application we receive is carefully considered. We will make an offer to students whose school results indicate a good preparation for UNSW Foundation Studies.
  • To be eligible for entry, students must be at least 16 years of age at the time they commence a UNSW Foundation Studies program.
  • Australian citizens and permanent residents are welcome to apply for all UNSW Foundation Studies Programs.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    39500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Canberra

  • 1425 - 2510 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!