Inspired by excellence & innovation

We offer a wide range of high quality of teaching and extra-curricular activities.

START UNI NOW (SUN)

SUN is a CQUniversity initiative that gives you the
opportunity to study CQUniversity units while in
senior high school. SUN allows you to enrol in a range
of CQUniversity units (subjects) online, which you
can combine with your regular high school work

WHY STUDY SUN?
»» Apply for direct entry into a bachelor course
if you pass at least one SUN unit from
the course you are applying for.
»» Receive credit transfer for each
applicable SUN unit you passed.
»» Pay nothing for your first SUN unit and a
reduced fee for subsequent SUN units.

WHAT SUPPORT DO I RECEIVE
AS A SUN STUDENT?
Even though you will be studying online, you will still
have access to many of the same resources and support
services as on-campus CQUniversity students.

COURSE CRICOS CODE DURATION
SIT20316 Certificate II in Hospitality 094900G 26 weeks
SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality 094901G 26 weeks
SIT30716 Certificate III in Hospitality (Restaurant Front of House) 094902F 39 weeks
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management 090984J 52 weeks
SIT20416 Certificate II in Kitchen Operations 090923M 26 weeks
SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery 083366E 52 weeks
SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery 094903E 78 weeks
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support 098309B 52 weeks
SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 098308C 52 weeks
HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing 098342A 78 weeks
BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management 098341B 52 weeks

Our entry requirements ensure you are suitably prepared for your course
at CQUniversity and may vary by course. This may include prerequisite
study in certain subjects. For details on what these prerequisites
may be, refer to our course information pages within this guide.

ENGLISH
CQUniversity accepts the following English tests:
»» International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic)
»» Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL; internet-based)
»» Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)
»» Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
»» Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).
The following are the minimum indicative scores required for entry to most of our
courses. Generally test results are valid for two years prior to the date of the applicant’s
first commencement term. For more information visit www.cqu.edu.au/englishreq.

ENGLISH TEST CERTIFICATE OR DIPLOMA BACHELOR
IELTS Academic Overall 5.5 (with no band less than 5.0). Overall 6.0 (with no band less than 5.5).
TOEFL (internet-based) Overall 65 (with no score less than 15). Overall 75 (with no score less than 17).
PTE Academic Overall 46 (with no score less than 42). Overall 54 (with no score less than 46).
CAE and CPE Overall 162 (with no band less than 154). Overall 169 (with no band less than 154).

Other evidence of English proficiency may be accepted. This includes:
»» successful completion of English studies
»» study where the medium of instruction was in English at a university
or post-secondary school, or
»» possess an academic qualification that meets the English requirements.
If you do not meet the English entry requirement, CQUniversity can
arrange an appropriate English language course at CQUEnglish.

COUNTRY QUALIFICATION DIPLOMA BACHELOR
Bangladesh Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) 3 3.5
China Gao San (Senior Middle 3) 70%
80% or satisfactory completion of one
year study at a recognised tertiary
or higher education institution
Colombia Bachiller / Bachillerato (Secondary School Certificate) 70%
Satisfactory completion of one
year study at a recognised tertiary
or higher education institution
Global General Certificate Education (GEC) Advanced Level
Minimum grade of D, C in three
academic subjects or equivalent
combination with AS level subjects
Minimum grade of C in three
subjects or equivalent combination
with AS level subjects
International Baccalaureate (IB) 20 24
India Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) awarded by
CBSE, ISC, West Bengal and Maharashtra boards 55% 60%
Higher Secondary Certificate from all other boards 60% 65%
Indonesia Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) or Surat
Keterangan Hasil Ujian Nasional (SKHUN) 6 7
Malaysia Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) 2.0 (C) or better in General
Studies and 2 other subjects
2.0 (C) or better in General Studies
and in 3 other subjects
Unified Examination Certificate ~ Grade of C8 (Pass) in minimum
of 5 academic subjects
Mongolia School Leaving Certificate (Gerchilgee) Successful completion of Gerchilgee
Satisfactory completion of one
year study at a recognised tertiary
or higher education institution
Nepal Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) Satisfactory completion with 2nd class Satisfactory completion with 1st class
Nigeria Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSC)
/ West African Senior School Certificate Overall grade of Pass (7 to 8) Overall grade of Credit (4 to 6)
Philippines K-12 (Academic Stream) /
High School Diploma/Certificate of Graduation
Successful completion of K-12 (Academic
Stream) with a grade average of 75%
Satisfactory completion of one year
study at a recognised tertiary or
higher education institution. K-12
(Academic Stream) qualifications will
be assessed on a case-by-case basis
Sri Lanka Sri Lankan General Certificate of
Education Advanced Level
Minimum grade of S, S, C in
three academic subjects
Minimum grade of C in three
academic subjects
Thailand Matayom 6 (Certificate of Secondary Education) 2.0 2.5
Vietnam Bang Tot Nghiep Trung Hoc Pho Thong
(Upper Secondary Education Diploma) 6 or 60% 7 or 70% or overall grade of ‘Good’

IF YOU ENJOY THESE SUBJECTS… …HERE ARE SOME COURSES… …AND THE CAREERS THEY LEAD TO… STUDY AREAS
Economics, business finance,
taxation law, financial accounting ACCOUNTING Financial auditor, business consultant, financial
planner, forensic accountant, accountant
BUSINESS AND
ACCOUNTING
Organisational behaviour, contract
law, management, essential statistics,
marketing fundamentals
BUSINESS
Business manager, logistics manager,
human resources manager, administration
manager, marketing manager
Public relations, communication, media
writing, contemporary photomedia
PROFESSIONAL
COMMUNICATION
Event manager, communication manager,
journalist, speechwriter, digital publisher
Music styles, music history,
modern music, history of jazz MUSIC Musician, sound engineer, performing
artist, composer, private music educator CREATIVE,
PERFORMING AND
Theatre studies, production, arts in VISUAL ARTS
perspective, community arts THEATRE Actor, musical theatre performer,
director, designer, theatre technician
Humanities, social sciences, journalism,
history, literary and cultural studies ARTS Editor, publisher, public servant, policy
worker, anthropologist, journalist
EDUCATION AND
Multiliteracies, literacy and numeracy, HUMANITIES
pedagogy, curriculum foundations,
teaching youth, indigenous studies
EDUCATION
Early childhood educator, primary
school teacher, secondary school
teacher, education administrator
Applied mathematics, engineering
status, applied calculus ENGINEERING Civil engineer, electrical engineer,
mechanical engineer, mining engineer
ENGINEERING AND
BUILT ENVIRONMENT
Fitness, health, human body
systems, health science
EXERCISE AND SPORTS
SCIENCES
Personal trainer, sports manager, coach,
sports administrator, sport facility manager
Physiology, mental health, HEALTH
human pathophysiology NURSING Nurse, mental health nurse, nurse educator
Chemistry, human body
systems health science, PARAMEDIC SCIENCE Paramedic, emergency health
worker, health professional
Programming, database design,
information technology INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
IT analyst, programmer, chief
information officer, computer systems
auditor, systems administrator INFORMATION
TECHNOLOGY AND
Coding, web design, user DIGITAL MEDIA
experience, animation DIGITAL MEDIA Illustrator, game developer, film editor,
graphic designer, web designer

IF YOU ENJOY THESE SUBJECTS… …HERE ARE SOME COURSES… …AND THE CAREERS THEY LEAD TO… STUDY AREAS
Human behaviour, psychology,
society, personality PSYCHOLOGY Counsellor, coach, school guidance
officer, psychologist PSYCHOLOGY,
SOCIAL WORK
AND COMMUNITY
Community services, sociology, social policy SOCIAL WORK Child protection officer, Aged care SERVICES
worker, mental health practitioner
Crop management, agriculture, livestock
production, soil and irrigation management AGRICULTURE Soil scientist, farm manager, land
surveyor, agricultural consultant
SCIENCE AND
Environmental science, geography, ENVIRONMENT
biology, sustainability ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Environmental officer, air quality
control officer, waiter management
officer, environmental scientist
Occupational health and safety,
customer relationship marketing,
service industries, economics
HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT Hotel manager, event manager, event
manager, tourism manager SERVICE INDUSTRIES
Health management, science, physiology,
occupational health and safety (OHS)
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
AND SAFETY
Health and wellbeing manager,
OHS advisor, safety manager
TRANSPORT AND
SAFETY SCIENCES