FAQ and glossary

Academic FAQ

If you have questions about how studying through OUA works, or how it differs from on-campus study, you'll find answers in our Academic FAQ.

Exams FAQ

Timetables, supervision, making changes and results…the answers to your frequently asked questions about exams are here!

Finances and Centrelink FAQ

If you’re wondering how you’ll pay for your studies, and where Centrelink fits into the picture, take a look at our Finances and Centrelink FAQ.

General FAQ

If you're looking for an answer to a general question about studying through OUA, try our General FAQ.


We’ve pulled together this list of academic terms—and we’ve written straightforward explanations here in our glossary.