This program is no longer available for enrolment.

Please refer to the alternative program:

Duration

1 Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2017

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Diploma in Global Issues.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol, a student must be enrolled in another program offered by the university; and have completed 16 units of study at the university with a GPA of 5. International students can undertake the concurrent diploma but they must ensure that the programs are completed within the time frame of their student visa.

AQF level

AQF level 5

Fees for Australian students

Commonwealth Supported Place 2017:

Fee information for 2017 is not yet available. Fee information displayed is for 2016.

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 6256

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Email: hass@uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 1333

Web:

Duration

1 Year full-time

Commencing 2017

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

16

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Diploma in Global Issues.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol, a student must be enrolled in another program offered by the university; and have completed 16 units of study at the university with a GPA of 5. International students can undertake the concurrent diploma but they must ensure that the programs are completed within the time frame of their student visa.

CRICOS Code: CONCURR

AQF level

AQF level 5

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 27824

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the mySI-net Undergraduate Diploma Request page.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 2 - June 30 of the year of commencement.

How to apply

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Online Enquiries: www.uq.edu.au/international/enquiry

Web:

Why study the Diploma in Global Issues?

This is an undergraduate-level multi-disciplinary concurrent program, designed to address the demands of undergraduate students with an interest in global studies and who wish to combine this study with a degree at the University of Queensland. Objectives of the program are for graduates to gain: knowledge of the current theoretical principles relating to globalisation; an ability to evaluate and synthesise the literature relating to the globalisation, and its relationship to environmental, economic, political and social change; an understanding of the interconnectedness between individuals, societies, and countries by encouraging students to consider the cultural, environmental, economic and political dimensions of globalisation.

What you can study

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Diploma in Global Issues.

Placement courses

While the program does not involve placement courses, it does offer the students an opportunity to take a semester of exchange.

Honours

Honours is not available for this program.

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

To enrol, a student must be enrolled in another program offered by the university; and have completed 16 units of study at the university with a GPA of 5. International students can undertake the concurrent diploma but they must ensure that the programs are completed within the time frame of their student visa.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the mySI-net Undergraduate Diploma Request page.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Applications must be lodged via SI-net by Friday prior to Orientation week for the relevant semester.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

To enrol, a student must be enrolled in another program offered by the university; and have completed 16 units of study at the university with a GPA of 5. International students can undertake the concurrent diploma but they must ensure that the programs are completed within the time frame of their student visa.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: CONCURR

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the mySI-net Undergraduate Diploma Request page.

Click here for application procedures for International students.

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 2 - June 30 of the year of commencement.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Commonwealth Supported Place 2017:

Fee information for 2017 is not yet available. Fee information displayed is for 2016.

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 6256

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Students' actual annual fees may vary in accordance with their choices of majors and electives and whether they study in Summer Semester. The University reviews fees annually.

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 27824

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007 the indexation rate has remained at or less than 4%.

To calculate the fees for any program, you will first need to choose the courses you wish to complete. To see all courses available please refer to the course list.

Fees calculator

Select the Fees Calculator to guide you through a series of options allowing you to select details of courses you are interested in studying to estimate your fees for a semester.

Fee rules

View the 2017 Fee Rules.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Diploma in Global Issues

To complete the Diploma in Global Issues, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

Students are required to complete 16 units comprising:
- 2 units from Part A - Core
- The remaining units from Part B

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Diploma in Global Issues.

Program Rules for the Diploma in Global Issues