Skip to content
unisa logo

Study On Demand, on your schedule, on your terms.

Our 100% online, career-focused degrees give you full control and ultimate flexibility over your study. Access support seven days a week, engage with course content from day one, view learning resources 24/7, and log into the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.  Learn what it means to Study On Demand below.

online-digital

Designed specifically for online learning

Our team of academic and online experts have created interactive and media-rich course material using innovative digital technology and state-of-the-art teaching and learning resources.

calendar

Four start dates per year

With four start dates a year in January, April, June and September there is no need to put your life on hold. Our online degrees support students who lead busy lifestyles – so you can choose to study when it suits you.

brochure-download

Plan your study schedule ahead of time

With all content available from day one of your course, you'll be able to plan your study schedule in advance. You're in control. 

brain-thinking-mind

Learn in ten-week blocks

Courses are offered in ten-week blocks to scaffold and support your learning, and to keep you motivated and engaged throughout your degree.  

globe

100% online - no need to come onto campus

All assessments, including exams (if required) are 100% online, meaning you’ll never need to travel to submit an assignment or find an exam venue. 

talk-feedback-contact-talk

Get help when you need it

Whether you need help with assignments, referencing or technical support, we offer a range of personal and academic support services to ensure you are successful in your studies. 

Learn more

sneaker-shoe

Flexible around your life

You’ll be able to dial up and down your studies to fit study into your life. You can choose to study one or two courses each term, or take a term off if you’re busy with work and personal commitments. If there are times when you can’t meet assessment due dates because of other commitments, we’ll work with you individually, on a case by case basis to assess your requirements and make alternative arrangements.

student-support

Online tutor support 7 days a week

Our Online tutors are experts in their fields with deep knowledge of the courses you’ll be studying. By working with students one on one, you’ll receive highly personalised support to ensure you get the help you need.

Learn more

story-speech-bubbles-conversation

24/7 On Demand tech support

You don’t need to be a tech expert to study online. No matter what time of the day, our IT Help Desk is available 24/7.

Learn more

person-time

24/7 interactive online environment

Our interactive online environment is a one stop shop for all your study needs. You’ll be able to study on demand – log in at any time, on any device, wherever it suits you. 

ipad-tablet-ebook-reading-studying-learning-ebook

24/7 access to learning resources

Access a library of more than 700,000 digital resources including e-books, videos and journal articles, right at your fingertips. If you can’t find what you’re after, you’ll be able to use the Ask the Library virtual service that assists students to locate, access, evaluate, use and reference a range of information resources.

diploma-certificate-graduate-degree

Join a community of online learners and award winning teachers

Our teachers are international award winners who are at the forefront of online teaching and learning. Our online degrees have been designed by academic experts who are deeply connected to our on-campus disciplinary expertise. With over 5,000 external and online students, you’ll join a community of learners with whom you can chat, engage and share your experiences.

Learning online

 

UniSA Online’s interactive online environment is a one stop shop for all your learning needs. You’ll find all of your course content including everything from videos, readings, weekly activities, quizzes and assessment tasks.

UniSA Video
ipad-tablet-ebook-reading-studying-learning-ebook

Interactive online environment

Online learning environment

You’ll be able to track your progress through the student dashboard, plan your study schedule, receive reminders on due dates for tasks and assessments, as well as collaborate and network with a community of other like-minded students.

Using innovative technology in online education, your study experience will be highly personalised based on your learning activities throughout your degree. Just like your own personal study coach, you’ll get tailored feedback to enhance your learning outcomes and to ensure you’re successful in your studies.

checklist

Get organised with our learning planner

Our learning planner is a useful tool to assist you to manage your study commitments with work and personal commitments, while keeping on top of assessments and study workload. You’ll be able to view and track things you need to do and know each week, monitor any overdue or upcoming activities, detailed task lists and quickly access your assessment summaries.

graduate-cap

Setting you up for success

Our introductory course, Critical Approaches to Online Learning, will support your transition to UniSA. It’s the first course you’ll study in your UniSA Online degree and will build a strong foundation for your future study. The course is designed to develop the learning skills, and study habits you’ll require to be successful in your degree.

The UniSA Online orientation website is also packed with essential information, tips and resources so that you can navigate the online learning environment with confidence, get to know our staff and support services and hit the ground running from day one.

student-support

Personalised support to help you stay on track

Balancing work, study and home life can be challenging, which is why we offer personalised support over extended hours – including on weeknights, and on weekends. Our team of Student Advisers, tutors and support staff will help you stay on course, providing personalised one-to-one assistance all the way from enrolment to graduation. Help is just a call or click away.

video-online-teaching-learning

An interactive, media-rich experience

There’s a myth that online study can be a disengaged and isolating experience – that it’s just you and your computer. With UniSA Online, this couldn’t be further from the truth. All of our courses have been developed based on research in the learning sciences. They’ve been specifically designed to maximise your learning experience. You’ll be immersed in a rich social learning environment that builds your knowledge and professional skills through engaged interactions with your teachers and peers.

tablet-ipad

Tech-savvy teaching staff

There’s a myth that online study can be a disengaged and isolating experience – that it’s just you and your computer. With UniSA Online, this couldn’t be further from the truth. All of our courses have been developed based on research in the learning sciences. They’ve been specifically designed to maximise your learning experience. You’ll be immersed in a rich social learning environment that builds your knowledge and professional skills through engaged interactions with your teachers and peers.

briefcase

Build your own ePortfolio

Our academic staff have been trained to teach in the online environment. They’re tech-savvy and understand the needs of online students like you. They’ll help you navigate the online course materials, resources and technology so you can get the most of out of your study experience.

handshake-business-team

Collaboration with industry

Our degrees are designed in conjunction with industry experts with a wealth of experience. You’ll be learning the latest cutting-edge developments in your field, solving real industry problems, while gaining the skills and knowledge in demand by your profession.

network-ideas-map

Expand your professional network from wherever you are

Online study doesn’t have to mean studying on your own. You’ll be able to connect with a community of other like-minded students – you’ll be able to share, debate and collaborate ideas through virtual classrooms, online chat, video conferencing, and online communication tools.

story-speech-bubbles-conversation

Online student community

You’ll have access to a number of online communication tools that facilitate student-to-student interactions and online ‘study groups’:

  • Chat to Online Course Facilitators through interactive forums
  • Interact in real time with other students in your degree
  • Hold virtual study groups with students who live interstate
  • Access chat facilities within the online learning platform.
digital

Sitting an online exam

If your degree requires you to sit an exam, you can do so online from the comfort of your own home, or anywhere else in the world. To do this, you’ll need access to a microphone and web-camera and download and install a special web browser. The web browser blocks you from accessing restricted programs on your computer, and your exam is recorded to ensure academic integrity processes.

See if your computer, laptop or device is all set up and ready to go – it takes just a few seconds.