Your student advising office is your one-stop shop for all your course-related queries. We can assist with:
- course advice and creating a study plan
- checking your enrolment
- advising on global and extra-curricular experiences
- directing you to student support services
- helping you with complex matters regarding special consideration, credit transfer, approved leave, academic progression, graduation eligibility and other requests
If you have a question, get in touch with Student Central or your student advising office by:
- emailing askUWA
- booking an online appointment with a Student Adviser
- calling us on +61 8 6488 2091
Knowing Country: The Dreaming and Darwin
Embark upon a journey across space and time to examine the relationship between human beings and the environment. Examining both Indigenous perspectives and the science of natural history, you’ll explore philosophy, techniques and scientific rationale. The unit comprises a short lecture series and interactive field work in Albany.
WA Parliamentary Research Program
This program offers research internships through the WA Parliament. You’ll complete a research project that will benefit the state, while building your knowledge and skills. Available to high-performing third-year students from any major, students are put forward to the WA Parliament using a selection process that may include a written expression of interest, interview, academic standing, topic selection, and consideration of the program guidelines. Register your interest and stay up-to-date by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Representing students in a Bachelor of Arts, the Arts Union offers support in areas of education, social affairs, professional development and welfare, and hosts social, educational, sports and career events throughout the year.
UWA Politics Club
Interested in current affairs and keen to learn more about political issues? The UWA Politics Club holds a range of events throughout the year, including debates, panel discussions, quiz nights, lectures and more, often with high-profile experts in attendance.
UWA Music Students’ Society
If you’re studying a music unit, join the Music Students’ Society to gain free entry to the year-long concert series, discounted entry to education and social events, and attend the annual ball.
Learn a language
Enhance your learning and employability by studying one of eight languages on offer. Select Chinese (Mandarin), Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, French, Italian, German or Spanish. UWA's unique Diploma in Modern Languages allows you to study a language major alongside your current bachelor's degree, with study abroad and exchange programs on offer. Studying units overseas allows you to fully immerse yourself in your chosen language, gain first-hand experience of another culture, and meet new people. For more on our language resources, check out our Library Guide.
Make the most of your time at UWA by completing an internship as part of your course. Opportunities are available throughout the year for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. There are internship opportunities to suit everyone, and plenty of ways to get involved. The McCusker Centre for Citizenship helps make a social impact by linking you with not-for-profit organisations. With placement opportunities around the world, you’ll develop invaluable workplace skills and global experience to prepare you for your future career.
More for Arts students
Language placement test
If you have an 'invalid' for a language unit, please check online to see if you need to take a placement test.