Big History Scheme

Big History Scheme

Big History Scheme

What is it?

The Big History adjustment factor scheme your commitment to learning with 3 (three) adjustment factors for your commitment to learning, acknowledging your participation and completion of the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) available through the COURSERA® platform.

Who you are

A student who is studying in Australia or studying the Australian Curriculum overseas or equivalent and is considering applying through the Universities Admission Centre (UAC) to Macquarie University within the next 3 years to study a bachelor degree.

To be eligible for the Big History adjustment factors scheme you will need to verify completion of the Big History: Connecting Knowledge course available on the COURSERA® platform.

How you apply

You will need to:

Combine adjustment factors

You can receive a maximum of 10 additional points combined across seven schemes, excluding the following degrees:

  • Bachelor of Advanced Science
  • Bachelor of Clinical Science

for which you can receive a maximum of 6 additional points. Catchment Adjustment Factors cannot be applied for the Bachelor of Clinical Science.

  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and its double degrees

for which you can receive a maximum of 8 additional points.

  • Bachelor of Actuarial Studies and its double degrees
  • for which you are only eligible for the Educational Access Scheme and a maximum of 2 additional points through the Academic Advantage Scheme.

  • Bachelor of Actuarial Studies with Professional Practice (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Professional Practice and Bachelor of Professional Accounting

are only eligible for the Educational Access Scheme. No other adjustment factor points can be applied.

Content owner: Admissions Last updated: 18 Dec 2019 11:22am

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