Areas of study

As a Study Abroad or Exchange student, you can tailor your study programs and receive full academic credit at your home university. 

Study Abroad and Exchange students can choose from most units offered at Macquarie. Find units of interest through the Macquarie University Handbook

An Australian context

Whilst studying at Macquarie, you have the opportunity to study units that are uniquely designed and presented within the Australian context. These units give you a chance to learn about Australian history, culture and indigenous heritage. Check the handbook for more information and unit availability.

Undergraduate units

Postgraduate units

Restricted units

Study Abroad and Exchange Students are unable to study:

  • ABEP and ABEC - All Aboriginal Education Practice courses
  • ACCG611, 614, 615, 903-909, 921-927, BUS870 and BUS880 - Units from the Master of Accounting degrees
  • ACCG898, ACCG899 Research Project B
    BUS890, BUS891, BUSL864, BUSL865, BUSL866, BUSL867, BUSL876, BUSL877 -
    Postgraduate Research Projects with the Faculty of Business and Economics
  • AFCP - Master of Financial Regulation
  • BBA360: Business Project
  • BCM - Bachelor of Community Management
  • BUS301: Business Policy
  • BUS303: International Business Project
  • CHIR - All Chiropractic Studies courses
  • CMGT - All Community Management courses
  • ECFS - Master of Applied Finance
  • ECST - All Early Childhood Studies courses
  • FOBE201 - Working with and Employing People with Disabilities
  • HLTH - HLTH 300
  • HRM201: Workplace Relations
  • IRPG838: International Internship Program
  • IRPG846: International Relations Special Project
  • IRPG850: International Relations Special Project A
  • IRPG851: International Relations Special Project B
  • INTS300 - International Studies In-Country Study
  • INTS304 - Global Issues
  • INTS305 - International Studies Internship
  • ITEC - Most Information and Financial Studies courses
  • LAW488:Access to Justice Placement Program
  • MAS212 - Screen Production 1
  • MAS213 - Screen Production 2
  • MAS312: Advanced Screen Production 1
  • MAS313: Advanced Screen Production 2
  • MAS337: Advanced Radio Production and Broadcasting
  • MAS341: Advanced Digital Production
  • MAS316: Media Futures
  • MGSM - All Macquarie Graduate School of Management courses
  • PSY 400-level units
  • TEP - All Teacher Education courses