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Courses Handbook 2015

This handbook contains information on courses and components (majors, minors, streams and units) at Curtin in 2015.
Information for the previous year's courses and units is available at Courses Handbook 2014.

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What is a course / unit?

  • A Unit is an area of study, and the combination of units make up the course.
  • A Course is a structured combination of approved units which when completed qualifies the student for an award from Curtin University.

The search below can be used to find a unit. To search for courses, select the 'Courses' link in the menu at the left of this page.

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Can't find it?

Try Advanced Unit Search

Enter one or more words from the unit title OR its code (called the 'study package code' or 'unit code'. e.g. MINE1001).

Select a teaching area/faculty to view units offered across Curtin locations.

  • Select Vice-Chancellory for units offered by areas other than a faculty.
  • Select a faculty for a list of units offered by a school/department.

View Units Alphabetically

To view units alphabetically, please select a letter (or number).



The Courses Handbook is the repository of Curtin University ("Curtin") course information. While Curtin makes all reasonable endeavours to keep this handbook up to date, information on this website is subject to change from time to time. Curtin reserves the right to change the: course structure and contents, student assessment, tuition fees and to: withdraw any course or its components which it offers, impose limitations on enrolment in any unit or program, and/or vary arrangements for any course without notification via the website.

For course and enrolment information please visit our Future Students website.