Satisfying course prerequisites

There are a number of ways that you can satisfy course prerequisites for our undergraduate degrees:

VCE Units 3 and 4 prerequisite

CAP (assessed mode) subject*

Biology Choose one of the following:
Biology of Cells and Organisms (BIOL10004) or Genetics and the Evolution of Life (BIOL10005)
Chemistry Fundamentals of Chemistry (CHEM10007)
English Choose one of the following:
Modern and Contemporary Literature (ENGL10001) or Literature and Performance (ENGL10002)
Mathematical Methods Introduction to Mathematics (MAST10012)
Physics Physics 1: Fundamentals (PHYC10003)
Specialist Mathematics Calculus 1 (MAST10005)

*Refer to the University Handbook for more information about these subjects.

For prerequisite VCE subjects that require a study score of 25 listed above, a pass (50–64 per cent) in the corresponding first year CAP (assessed mode) subject will be required to satisfy the prerequisite.

VCE Units 3 and 4 prerequisite

DiGS subject*

Biology Systems Biology (BIOL10006)
Chemistry Fundamentals of Chemistry (CHEM10008)
English Academic Writing and Communication (MECM1005)
Further Mathematics Fundamentals of Mathematics (MAST10017)

*Refer to the University Handbook for more information about these subjects.

For prerequisite VCE subjects that require a study score of 25 listed above, a pass (50–64 per cent) in the corresponding DiGS subject will be required to satisfy the prerequisite.

Meeting the English prerequisite Any of the methods listed for satisfying the University’s English language requirement will also satisfy an English prerequisite.
Meeting the Mathematical Methods prerequisite Successful completion of the University of Melbourne Calculus and Probability Online subject.
OR
Successful completion of UniLearn Senior Mathematics with an overall grade of at least 60% satisfies the University’s mathematical methods prerequisite.
Meeting the Biology prerequisite Successful completion of UniLearn Biology (which must include online lab activities) with an overall grade of at least 60% satisfies the University's Biology prerequisite.
Meeting the Chemistry prerequisite Successful completion of UniLearn Chemistry (which must include online lab activities) with an overall grade of at least 75%* satisfies the University's Chemistry prerequisite.

* UniLearn Chemistry meets the prerequisite for the Bachelor of Science only. Bachelor of Biomedicine applicants cannot meet the Chemistry prerequisite with this subject