Glossary

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undergraduate
An undergraduate is a student who has not yet received a bachelor or similar degree.
unit class
Unit class is the mode of study in which a unit is offered.   The most common unit classes for students at Deakin are 'D' for On Campus and 'X' Off Campus.
unit codes
Code consisting of three letters and three numerals, used to identify units. The unit code should be quoted along with unit title when referring to any unit.
  • first letter indicates the faculty offering the unit
  • second letter indicates the school responsible for the unit
  • third letter indicates the discipline area within which the unit falls
  • first numeral indicates the level of study
  • second and third numerals signify a particular syllabus
unspecified credit transfer
Advanced standing granted in a Deakin course for previous studies when no comparable Deakin unit or units exist
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