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Use our A-Z list below to decipher university phrases, terminology and definitions.

A

Academic Record
官方学术记录声明是一份经过认证的声明,详细记录了学生在南加州大学的完整学术记录.

Admission
The process of administering the applications to programs of study, 包括评估申请人的学术历史, checking program entry requirements and making offers to applicants.

Australian Higher Education Graduation Statement (AHEGS)
AHEGS is a Commonwealth initiative introduced from the September 2011 graduation ceremony. All graduates will receive their AHEGS on completion of a program of study.

Anti-requisite
Course/s are incompatible; it is not in student's best interest to complete both courses.

Application
Application to a program is a process undertaken by students. This process includes submission of an application and supply of appropriate documentation.

清晰度通路
两个项目的设置方式是,完成第一个项目后,该项目的学分可以转移到第二个项目(如TAFE的发音)。.

Authoritysubject
权威学科是一门学科,其研究课程是基于一个大纲,已批准和颁发 昆士兰研究管理局(QSA).

Award
奖学金(或奖励计划)是一种被认可的成绩证明,在学生完成高等教育计划的所有要求后(如文学学士学位)被授予。.

B

Bachelor
Bachelor is the title for an undergraduate program (eg Bachelor of Business). Generally, USC的学士学位包括288个单元(24门课程),通常需要三年的全日制学习或六年的兼职学习才能完成. 四年制本科课程也可以.

黑板(南加州大学门户网站)
Blackboard is another term for Portal; a web-based system for accessing course learning materials and other pertinent student information. Blackboard(门户)链接到USC的主页.

Bridging courses
Bridging courses aim to prepare students for successful tertiary study. 这些课程可能符合科目的先决条件,而学生可能会获分配一个足以进入大专院校学习的选课等级. Additionally, 在成功完成 of some bridging and preparatory courses, students can gain direct entry to selected undergraduate courses.

If you are thinking about going to university but are not sure it is for you, then you should consider bridging and preparatory courses. USC offers three different courses that are designed to help you succeed at your studies; 三级制备途径(TPP), Tertiary Enabling Program (TEP) and University Skills in Community Course.

Bursary
帮助支付学习费用的财政支持. Usually comprises a single one-off payment during the semester. Awarded to students on low income or other equity groups (eg disability). Also awarded to students with high academic achievement in a particular subject area.

C

Census date
普查日期是学生每学期或每节课必须完成注册的日期. The census dates for semesters and sessions are listed in the 学术日历. 人口普查日期也被用来确认学生已经入学,可以领取奖学金或助学金.

Co-requisite
Specific knowledge that must be obtained prior to, or concurrently with, the nominated course.

Combined degree
综合学位是两个同时获得的本科学位的组合(如文学学士/理学学士)。. 阳光海岸大学的综合学位包括384个单元(一般为32门课程),通常需要四年的全日制学习或八年的兼职学习才能完成.

联邦援助的通知
在任何普查日期后,南加州大学都会通过南加州大学中心发布电子联邦援助通知(eCANs),学生可以允许未支付的费用推迟帮助贷款.

联邦支持的地方
联邦资助的地方是由澳大利亚政府资助的,所以学生只需要为他们的南加州大学课程支付“学生贡献”金额.

联邦支持的学生
获得英联邦资助学额的合格学生在接受该录取后将被认定为英联邦资助学生. 联邦资助学生的学费由澳大利亚政府资助,学生支付学生贡献.

Contact hours
Contact hours are the number of hours students are expected to attend classes on campus. A full-time student spends about 12 hours per week in classes, plus between 20 and 40 hours studying per week (five to 10 hours per course).

Core course
Core courses are a requirement of most USC undergraduate degrees. 这些课程使学生获得成功的高等教育和终身学习所需的技能和知识. Students choose two courses from the following options: Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship; Communication and Thought; and Environment, 技术和可持续性.

Course
课程(通常被称为学科)是奖励计划的一个组成部分,通常是一个学期的长度. 每门课程的价值一般为12个单元. The standard enrolment for a full-time student is four courses per semester.

Credit points
The number of credit points defines the academic weighting assigned to a course. Most courses at USC have a weighting of 12 credit points.

Credit transfer
学分转换是评估之前的学术工作的过程,以确定这些研究是否与南加州大学提供的课程具有同等的深度和学术严密性. 成功的学分转换申请将减少完成奖励项目所需的课程数量. 也称高级站立. 参见:识别先前的学习.

跨机构报名
跨机构注册是指学生通过另一个机构注册某门课程, 在成功完成, can be credited to the student’s award program at their home institution.

D

Dean
A Dean is a member of academic staff responsible for the management of a school.

Deferral
延期是一个学生, offered a place in a program through an application for admission, chooses to defer their commencement of study until a later semester/year.

开发和研究生水平课程
学生通常在课程的第二和第三年学习发展和研究生水平的课程. Entry to these courses may be subject to successful completion of a prerequisite/s. These courses are normally coded as 200- or 300-level courses (eg SCS265 or MBT352).

Direct entry
A method of entry whereby the student applies directly to the university for admission to a program. In general, only postgraduate courses at USC are available for direct entry.

停止学生
在前两学年的任何普查日期没有注册任何课程的学生.

Domestic student
国内学生是澳大利亚公民, New Zealand citizens (including a diplomatic or consular representative of New Zealand, 该代表的工作人员或该代表的配偶或受抚养的亲属)或澳大利亚永久签证持有者.

E

Elective
许多课程都包括选修课, 学生可以在他们的必修课程之外灵活地学习与学位相关的课程. Electives may be from other USC Schools depending on the program requirements.

Enabling courses
南加州大学提供生物方面的有利课程, Chemistry, Computer Literacy, 一般数学, 数学,物理, Statistics, and Writing Skills for students who may not have studied these areas in high school, or who need a 'refresher' prior to commencing tertiary study.

英语语言要求
南加州大学要求学生的英语足够熟练,以成功地进行高等教育. 学生谁以前没有承担的中学或大学的教学媒体是英语可能需要证明他们的英语语言能力,如通过雅思或托福考试.

英语的前提
Some USC programs require successful completion of English subject in Year 12, or equivalent, 申请加入那个项目.

Enrolment
注册是一个申请人的过程, having received a written offer to study a particular program, 选择在那个项目中学习的课程, 支付适当的费用, 并持有学生证. 另见:推荐入学模式.

等效全日制学生人数
一个等效全日制学生负荷(EFTSL)单位是衡量一个学生的课程负荷. 1个EFTSL相当于8个课程.

F

Fee due date
学生必须支付学费的日期.

FEE-HELP
FEE-HELP is a loan program to help eligible fee paying students pay their tuition fees.

费用支付学生
支付学费的国内学生是指不能获得英联邦资助的学生.

字段位置(FPs)
字段位置(FPs) indicate an OP-eligible Year 12 student’s rank order position, based on overall achievement in authority subjects in up to five fields. 等级1是最高的,10是最低的.

全职学生
A full-time student studies at least three courses per semester. The standard full-time workload is four courses per semester.

G

平均绩点(GPA)
平均绩点(GPA)是学生在一个项目中完成的课程所获得的所有最终成绩的平均值. 被授予学分的课程将不被用于计算项目GPA.

Graduand
A graduand is a student who has completed all the requirements of an award program, but is yet to receive their testamur (degree certificate).

Graduate
毕业生是指完成了奖励项目的所有要求并获得了他们的遗嘱(学位证书)的学生。.

H

Head of School
A Head of School is a member of academic staff responsible for the management of a school.

HECS-HELP (Higher Education Contribution Scheme - Higher Education Loans Program)
HECS-HELP是一项帮助符合条件的联邦资助学生支付学生捐款的贷款.

HECS-HELP责任
HECS-HELP负债是指学生根据HECS-HELP向联邦政府偿还的金额. 金额根据学生在每学期普查日的注册人数计算.

高等教育贷款计划
政府管理五个帮助贷款计划,以帮助符合条件的学生支付学费. 合资格的学生可获得帮助贷款,以帮助支付学生贡献的费用(HECS-HELP)。, 学费(FEE-HELP), Student Services and Amenities fees (SA-HELP) or overseas study expenses (OS-HELP).

Honours program
An honours program is usually two semesters (one year full-time) of coursework, seminars and supervised research undertaken after a bachelor degree. 它增进学生的知识和经验, and helps to prepare for future research work or postgraduate study.

I

综合学习工程(ILE)
工程学院为中学生提供在校期间学习本科工程课程的机会. ILE is delivered via a collaborative partnership comprised of USC, secondary schools, Construction Skills Queensland and two education and training centres.

入门课程
入门课程 provide a sound knowledge of essential areas, and a foundation for studies in majors and/or minors within an award program. 它们通常被编码为100级课程(例如 ENP101).

L

Lecture
讲座是指一名教师向注册学习某门课程的学生陈述与该课程有关的主题和概念. 大多数课程每周有一次讲座.

M

Major
A major is a sequence of eight courses from one particular area of study.

最低准入要求
申请人必须满足的最低要求才能被考虑进入某一特定项目. This may include, for example, Year 12 subject prerequisites completed to a specified level of achievement, employment, 或者一个完整的资格证书,如文凭. It also encompasses admissions rules such as English Language proficiency, 入学排名/ OP和先决条件学习.

Minor
A minor is a sequence of four courses from one particular area of study.

Mode
The way a course is delivered, either full-time or part-time.

N

国家重点领域
Areas of study for which the Commonwealth government offers additional assistance, either through offering additional places and funding, or reducing the maximum student contribution amount in those areas. Currently, Nursing and Education are considered national priority areas.

国家重点的地方
联邦支持的地方s in National Priority Areas. Currently, Nursing and Education are considered national priority areas.

Non-award student
未获奖学金的学生就读的课程不能获得奖学金(如理学学士学位)。. Headstart, visiting or Study Abroad students are non-award students.

非英语背景(NESB)
缩写NESB是用来识别学生可能需要证明他们的英语语言能力之前进入一个项目.

非学校离校/成年学生
Any student who is not currently completing Year 12 or equivalent within Australia.

O

Offers
The allocation of available program places to eligible applicants.

正式的学业成绩说明
你的官方学术记录声明打印在大学成绩单纸上,是一份经过认证的声明,详细说明你在南加州大学的学术记录.

OS-HELP
OS-HELP是一个贷款项目,帮助符合条件的本科生英联邦资助学生支付他们的海外学习费用.

整体位置(OP)
An OP indicates a Queensland Year 12 student’s statewide rank order position, 哪个是基于整体成绩的. To be OP-eligible, 12年级的学生需要参加昆士兰核心技能(QCS)测试,并学习了20个学期的权威科目. 等级1是最高的,25是最低的.

P

兼职学生
A part-time student studies either one or two courses per semester. The standard part-time workload is two courses per semester. Those attending university in Australia on a student visa cannot study on a part-time basis.

Portal
Portal is another term for Blackboard; a web-based system for accessing course learning materials and other pertinent student information. 门户(黑板)从USC主页链接. 南加州大学的工作人员现在可以使用 MyUSC.

研究生
A postgraduate student studies a postgraduate coursework program (eg Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Masters by coursework) or a higher degree by research (eg Masters by research, 哲学博士)在大学.

Practical
实习为学生提供实践应用相关技能(如实验室技能)的机会。. Practical classes are usually 15–25 students in size.

Pre-requisite
Specific knowledge that is needed prior to enrolling in the nominated course.

Program
A program is the complete award with which a student graduates (eg Bachelor of Arts).

Program code
项目代码是字母和数字的组合,用于识别奖励项目的管理目的.

Program structure
课程结构说明了你必须完成的课程和总单位价值,才有资格毕业.

Q

QTAC
昆士兰高等教育招生中心(QTAC)为昆士兰公立大学提供的所有本科课程提供一个集中的高等教育申请系统, 以及其他课程从选定的供应商. 第三阶段准备计划申请, and all USC undergraduate programs are administered through QTAC.

Quota
程序中估计的位置数.

R

Rank
参考评选等级.

对先前学习的学分的认可
认可先前的学习(RPL)是评估通过其他学习开发的知识和技能的过程, 非正式学习或与工作有关的学习, 确定技能和知识是否有助于满足学习成果和评估标准的课程或项目在南加州大学. 一个成功的RPL申请将减少完成奖励计划所需的课程数量.

之前推荐的研究
推荐前学习是指大学建议学生在开始攻读某一学位前学习的11和12年级(或同等程度)科目. 这不是必修科目, but a recommendation as to what knowledge students should possess in the subject area — eg recommended prior study for the Bachelor of Science is English; Maths A, B or C; and at least one of the sciences, 最好是化学.

Required course
必修课程所有学生必须修完才有资格从某一项目毕业的课程.

S

SA-HELP
SA-HELP是一项贷款计划,帮助符合条件的学生支付全部或部分学生服务和设施费用.

Scholarship
Financial support for a number of years, to assist with the costs of study. 奖励给低收入或其他平等群体的学生(如从农村/偏远地区来学习). Also awarded to students with high academic achievement.

School
学院是大学内部专门从事特定学术项目和研究的组织领域(如教育学院)。. 每个学院由一名院长或院长领导.

Selection rank
申请大学的学生, 哪些人不具备op资格, 是否根据其他资历(例如以前的中学和大学成绩)来评分, 工作经验或桥梁和预备学习. 1是最低的,99是最高的. 也叫Rank.

Semesters
一学年分为两个主要学期. 第一学期一般从2月到6月, 第二学期从7月到12月, as listed in the 学术日历.

Sessions
The academic year is divided into multiple sessions, as listed in the 学术日历. 课程一般为研究生学习, but also apply to what was previously known as Summer semester.

Specialisation
A specialisation is available to postgraduate programs only, and is a prescribed sequence of 4 courses (48 units) from an area of study.

学生的贡献
A student contribution is the portion of fees a 联邦支持的学生 is liable to pay.

Student invoice
Student invoices include student related fees and charges that students are required to pay. 学生必须在阳光海岸大学中心亲自开具学生发票(发票不邮寄给学生).

学生服务的d康乐费
Student services and amenities fees apply to all students. Funds are used to improving student services and facilities.

Study costs
学习费用大致描述了学生在大学学习期间可能会发生的费用.

Study period
A study period broadly describes a session, semester or trimester.

Study sequence 
A study sequence lists the ideal courses to enrol in, in order to meet the requirements of a degree. It will show you: the optimal order to complete the courses in your program, current course offerings (when the course is offered), 以及目前的课程要求.

主题的先决条件
科目先决条件是在11年级和12年级学习的科目,这些科目被认为是申请人完成某些本科课程的必要条件.

Summer semester
暑期学期(又称一学期)是本科学年的非标准教学阶段, 从12月到2月中旬. 课程以密集模式进行, because the number of teaching weeks is less than a standard semester. 夏季学期课程提供给 USC students, students from other universities studying cross-institutionally, and members of the community studying as visiting students.

T

三级制备途径(TPP)
An alternative entry pathway to undergraduate degree study. Students can use this enabling program to update study skills or to qualify for university entry.

Testamur
A testamur is the certificate awarded to a graduate on completion of a program of study.

Trimester
Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3 are teaching sessions within Study Period 1 and 2 respectively, 包括12周的教学, 学习间歇期和考试间歇期. At USC trimesters run concurrently alongside the two semesters.

Tuition fees
学费由已缴费学生产生.

Tutorial
教程是一个讨论和巩固讲座中介绍的主题和概念的论坛. Tutorial classes are usually 15–25 students in size and provide an atmosphere of discussion, interaction, 演讲和辩论.

U

本科生
An undergraduate student studies a bachelor degree or honours program at university. An undergraduate student may also be a student who already holds a degree, but is taking a second or subsequent degree at the same level.

Unit value
A unit value is a numerical value assigned to every course and every degree program. There are course unit values and (total) program unit values. Courses at USC can have a unit value of 6, 12, 24 or 48, which is determined by the volume of study. The standard undergraduate course has a unit value of 12. The program unit value is the sum of the course unit values for the courses within your program. 三年制本科学位的课程总单元值为288个单元(例如24门课程,每门课程12个单元)。.

非官方的学术记录
你的非官方学术记录包含与你的官方学术记录相同的信息, 而是你从南加州大学中心打印出来的.

非官方的成绩单
An unofficial transcript is the 非官方的学术记录 of your studies at USC, 你可以通过南加州大学中心进入那里.

USC Central
USC Central is the online system where students enrol, 查看成绩和课程表, 并更新沙巴买球赛详情.

V

Visiting student
访问学生为专业或个人发展而学习大学课程——他们没有参加完整的奖励计划. Visiting students receive normal instruction, assessment and formal results.

W

集成学习工作
工作一体化学习包括实地考察, 行业专家讲座, internships, 实习和应用研究项目. 工作整合学习的目的是让学生体验他们所选择的学科的工作环境和职业现实.