English Language and Pathway programs


Current students please note that your program will not be listed here if it is not offered to commencing students. To find your program, display all English Language and Pathway programs.

Foundation diplomas

ProgramModeSemester intake
Diploma of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Foundations (DISF)OnlineS1, S2
Diploma of Business Foundations (DOBF)OnlineS1, S2
Diploma of Creative Arts Foundations (DCAF)OnlineS1, S2
Diploma of Engineering and Spatial Science Foundations (DESF)OnlineS1, S2
Diploma of Science Foundations (DOSF)OnlineS1, S2
Diploma of Social Studies Foundations (DSSF)OnlineS1, S2

English language programs

Programs to develop English language skills or for students who do not have the minimum entry requirements to go directly into a tertiary program.
ProgramModeSemester intake
English for Academic Purposes (EAPP)On-campus (Springfield, Toowoomba)
Distance education
S1, S2, S3
English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELAS)On-campus (Toowoomba)
S1, S2, S3

Pathway programs

Based on the needs of students to gain entry in University award programs, USQ offers a number of preparatory and non-award programs.
ProgramModeSemester intake
Indigenous Higher Education Pathways Program (IHEP)Distance education
S1, S2
Tertiary Preparation Program (ACEQorPREPorTPPG)On-campus ( Fraser Coast, Springfield, Toowoomba, Ipswich)
Distance education ( )
S1, S2, S3