DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Application forms are available from the Research Services website: www.acu.edu.au/research,
or by email to Res.Cand@patrick.acu.edu.au.
Citizens and Permanent Residents apply directly to the relevant state
ACU National Research Services Office.
applicants apply directly to the ACU National Research Services Office
on the Melbourne Campus (St Patrick's).
Campus ACT (Signadou)
Sydney Campus NSW (MacKillop)
Strathfield Campus NSW (Mount Saint Mary)
Research Services, Locked Bag 2002 Strathfield NSW 2135
Telephone (+ 61 2) 9701 4159 Facsimile (+ 61 2) 9701 4350
Campus QLD (McAuley at Banyo)
Research Services, PO Box 247 Everton Park QLD 4053
Telephone (+ 61 7) 3855 7294 Facsimile (+ 61 7) 3855 7328
From February 2003
Research Services, PO Box 456 Virginia QLD 4014
Campus VIC (Aquinas)
Campus VIC (St Patrick's)
Research Services, Locked Bag 4115 Fitzroy VIC 3065
Telephone (+ 61 3) 9953 3154 Facsimile (+ 61 3) 9953 3315
are admitted to undertake one of these research degrees in a field of
study which has been broadly identified in the University's Research Management
Strategy as an area of strength:
· Early Christian Literature;
· Education Leadership;
· Health Care: Exercise Science, Nursing and Palliative Care;
· Lifelong Learning;
· Mathematics Education;
· Religion Studies and Religious Education;
· Social Sciences, especially Social Work and Youth Studies;
· Teaching and Learning;
· Mission Focus: Church History, Church Music, Ethics, Philosophy,
Psychology, Sacred Scripture, Spirituality, Theology.
may also be accepted in fields where there exists a demonstrated capacity
for research supervision.
degree students are accepted and enrolled in a faculty of the University
and may be associated also with the University's Institute for the Advancement
of Research or a Research Centre.
for the MPhil or the PhD programs must have an appropriate undergraduate
degree with honours, or an equivalent qualification, from a recognised
university at a level acceptable to Australian Catholic University.
Australian and New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents undertaking
the course are liable for the Higher Education Contribution Scheme (HECS),
the Student Services Fee (SSF), the Student Representative Council Fee
(SRC) and the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
students undertaking the course pay full international tuition fees.