You’ll take a full credit load of 16 US credits (40 units). 10 Australian university credit point units = 4 U.S. university semester hours of credit.
Include at least 8-10 courses on your academic preferences form. When selecting your courses:
Bond University will review your academic preferences form for approval and your Program Manager will inform you.
|Australian Term||U.S. Equivalent|
|Faculty||School / College|
|January Semester||Spring Semester|
|September Semester||Fall Semester|
Online enrollment process opens approximately 4-6 weeks prior to departure. Through Bond's online enrollment portal, you will be able to formally register for your courses (from the list of approved courses by Bond) and create your timetable. Instructions will be emailed when it’s time to register.
Bring an updated copy of your official transcript, your passport and COE with you to final registration orientation.
There is a drop/add period at the beginning of each semester that allows students to make changes to course enrollments. If you make any changes it is your responsibility to inform your home institution.
Possible additional fees for courses that include laboratory work, field excursions or theater trips. Many fine art or production courses will include a supplemental fee.
The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).
|7||High Distinction||85 – 100%||A|
|6||Distinction||75 – 84%||A|
|5||Credit||65 – 74%||B|
|4||Pass||50 – 64%||C|
|3||Conceded*||Pass (45 – 49%)||D|
|1 – 2||Failure||0 – 44%||F|
*Note: The Conceded grade is not offered by all institutions. Where a host institution uses the Conceded, Conceded Pass or Pass Conceded grade, a D will be issued. Where the host institution does not use Conceded, Conceded Pass or Pass Conceded grade, an F will be issued.