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Head Start courses offered in semester 1

Business & Commerce
ACC1101 Accounting for Decision-Makingyesyes-yes
AVN1101 Introduction to Aviationyesyes--
ECO1000 Economicsyes--yes
FIN1101 Introduction to Corporate Financeyesyes-yes
FIN2106 Personal Financial Planningyesyes-yes
MGT1000 Organisational Behaviouryesyes-yes
MGT1001 Foundations of Human Resource Managementyes--yes
MKT1001 Introduction to Marketing~yesyes-yes
POL1000 Government, Business and Society---yes
Creative Arts & Media
CWR1003 Writing for Young Readers-yes-yes
DIT1001 Aesthetics for Interactive Systems-yes-yes
DIT2002 3D Animation Practice-yes-yes
FSP1001 Location Production 1yesyes--
FSP1003 Editing Lab 1yesyes-yes
FSP1004 Graphic Design and Digital Art Practice-yes-yes
FSP2004 Scriptwriting---yes
MUI1010 Guitar Skills-yes-yes
MUI1013 Decoding Music-yes-yes
MUI2002 Popular Songwriting-yes-yes
SCA1001 Persuasive Communication: Presenting Yourself and Your Ideasyesyes-yes
THT1001 Making Theatre History 1: Classic Plays in Contextyes--yes
THT1001 Making Theatre History 1: Classic Plays in Contextyes--yes
TVR1002 Introduction to Radio Production-yes-yes
VIS1101 Perspectives in Visual Arts: Movements, Moments and Eventsyes--yes
VIS2101 Visual Storytelling: Building Personal and Cultural Narratives in the 21st Centuryyes--yes
ECA2100 Early Childhood Creativity and the Arts---yes
ECF1100 Foundations of Early Childhoodyesyes-yes
ECL1100 Language Development and Early Literacy Learning-yes-yes
ECM1100 Early Mathematical Thinkingyesyes-yes
EDC1000 Introduction to the Professionyesyes-yes
EDC1001 Understanding Learner Developmentyesyes-yes
EDH2151 Practical Studies in Movementyesyes-yes
EDX1000 Early Reading Instructionyesyes-yes
EDX1250 Arts Curriculum and Pedagogy 1: Dance, Drama, Media Arts, Music and Visual Artsyesyes-yes
EDX1450 HPE Curriculum Studies 1---yes
EDX2260 Teaching Science in Early Primary---yes
EHM1200 Mathematics in Early Primary---yes
Engineering & Built Environment
AGR1101 Animal Health, Welfare and Behaviouryes--yes
ELE1301 Computer Engineeringyesyes-yes
Health & Community
CDS1000 Community Welfare and Development<yes-yesyes
NUR1100 Introduction to Nursing*>yes-yesyes
NUR1102 Literacies and Communication for Health Careyes-yesyes
PSY1010 Foundation Psychology Ayes-yesyes
PSY1020 Foundation Psychology B---yes
SES1002 Introduction to Sport and Exercise*yes-yesyes
Humanities & Communication
ADV1001 Introduction to Advertisingyes--yes
ANT1001 Cultural Diversity: an Introduction to Anthropologyyes--yes
CMS1000 Communication and Scholarshipyesyes-yes
CMS1010 Introduction to Communication Studiesyesyes-yes
ENL1000 Introduction to Literatureyesyes-yes
HIS1000 World History to 1500 CEyesyes-yes
INR1000 Introduction to International Relationsyes--yes
JRN1010 Analysing News and Mediayesyes-yes
JRN1020 Introduction to Professional Journalismyesyes-yes
PRL1002 This is Public Relationsyesyes-yes
PRL2003 Writing for Public Relationsyes--yes
SOC1000 Introduction to Social Justiceyes--yes
Information Technology
CIS1000 Information Systems Conceptsyesyes-yes
CSC1401 Foundation Programmingyesyes-yes
CSC1401 Foundation Programmingyesyes-yes
Law & Justice
LAW1111 Australian Legal System§yes-yesyes
LAW1112 Legal Writing and Research§@yes-yesyes
Pathway programs
DIP1003 Essential Mathematics!---yes
DIP1755 Foundation Science#---yes
Sciences - Computational
STA1003 Fundamental Statisticsyes--yes
Sciences - Lab-Based
BIO1101 Biology 1*yes--yes
BIO1203 Human Anatomy and Physiology 1*yes-yesyes
BIO1204 Introduction to Biomedical Sciencesyes--yes
REN1201 Environmental Studiesyesyes-yes
WLF2101 Management of Wildlifeyes--yes
*External students are required to attend a compulsory residential school.
<Not available in Semester 3
pre-requisite of ENM1600 may be waived depending on students performance in Specialist Maths
!Completion of this course will enable the student to meet the math pre-requisite for the Bachelor of Education (Primary)
#Completion of this course will enable the student to meet the science pre-requisite for the Bachelor of Education (Primary)
This course contributes to Bachelor of Education (Primary) specialising in Health and Physical Education (HPE) only
^^This course contributes to Bachelor of Education (Primary) specialising in Health and Physical Education (HPE) only
>This course is only available to Year 12 Students
§Available at USQ Toowoomba and USQ Ipswich but not at USQ Springfield.
@Head Start students must complete LAW1111 before enrolling in LAW1112
~Not available at USQ Springfield.
This course will allow students to meet USQ's Bachelor of Education (Primary) & Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) science pre-requisite. This course does not provide guaranteed entry or credit into any USQ degree program.