A Unit Set is the group of subjects which together make up an approved major sequence or specialisation.
A successfully completed major sequence or specialisation is listed on your academic transcript.
Not all courses include major sequences and/or specialisations. Instead, some courses have a prescribed set of units that must be completed to satisfy course requirements and structure.
To find out if your course has major sequences or specialisations, please see the University Handbook.
Your Faculty Course Adviser can also help if you have questions about unit sets.
A Major sequence is a group of related units, formally approved by the Academic Board and listed in the University Handbook under the relevant course. A successfully completed major sequence will be listed on your academic transcript.
A Specialisation is a group of related units, which are usually a further study within a particular area or field of study. These too are listed in the University Handbook under the relevant courses in which they are offered. A successfully completed specialisation may be listed on your academic transcript.
Add a major or specialisation (unit set) or withdraw from a unit set
To add a 'unit set', also know as a major sequence or specialisation or to withdraw from a 'unit set', go to StudentConnect and click 'Enrol in Unit/Course'.