Postgraduate articulation

Articulation is the process where a student currently studying a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma chooses to transition to a higher award such as a Graduate Diploma or Masters program, on successful completion of the lower award’s course requirements.

Units completed in the lower award are credited to the higher award when the articulation is processed

Articulating students only graduate with the higher award not on completion of the lower award.

Students can request documentation confirming they have met the academic requirements of the lower award, by emailing

To apply for articulation, students should complete the Application for Articulation form (PDF, 89.0 KB) , listing the units they wish to study as explained in the table below, and submit to

If you require further advice regarding articulation, please contact a Student Adviser at or via 9244 6555.

To articulate to a new course in:  List the units you wish to study in:
Trimester 3 Trimester 3 and Trimester 1 and 2 of the following year
Trimester 1 Trimester 1 and 2
Trimester 2 Trimester 2

Check the online handbook to find out what units are on offer.

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