Intensive Academic Writing (IAW)

Please note: University Direct Entry Course 5 weeks (DEC5) will replace this course in 2015.

What is Intensive Academic Writing (IAW)

  • IAW is a 5 week Intensive Academic Writing course.
  • IAW prepares you for admission to the University of Sydney undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.
  • IAW classes are 20 hours per week.
  • IAW classes may be held in the morning, afternoon or evening.

What is the tuition fee?

  • Tuition fee for IAW is $2,450 per course.

What will I learn?

  • You will learn writing skills for essays, reports and assignments.

What do I need to enter?

  • You need to have met your language requirement for your degree but be half a band below the requirement for writing.

For more information, view theTest Concordance Table.

Which IAW course is best for me?

IAW can be taken in combination with Advanced Skills for Academic Success (ASAS), or separately.

If you wish to study in multiple courses, please enrol in your first course only. We will confirm possible additional courses in our offer letter to you.

When are the start dates?

University start dates Sem 1 2014 Sem 2 2014 Sem 1 2015
Start dates 6 Jan 2014 10 Jun 2014 DEC5 will replace this course in 2015