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Special Operations and Irregular Warfare

University of New South Wales

12 months
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39120 AUD/year
29280 AUD/year
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About

The Special Operations and Irregular Warfare degree from University of New South Wales is aimed at military personnel and those in the security policy community, including security contractors, who would benefit from a better understanding of special operations as a military instrument. 

Overview

Postgraduate scholars seeking to develop a research competence in this field will also find this degree a valuable foundation.It offers students a combination of core courses on special operations alongside electives addressing broader issues in strategy and security. This dual approach provides both a focused view of special operations and an understanding of their context.

Why choose this Special Operations and Irregular Warfare degree from University of New South Wales?

This is the only degree of its kind in Australia, and it is developed by Special Operations Command personnel in conjunction with UNSW academics.

Who should choose this degree?

This degree is ideal for special operations and other military personnel seeking to broaden their understanding of special operations beyond the tactical and operational skills and capabilities involved. It also provides an excellent framework for other government employees and contractors who require a good understanding of special operations.

Career opportunities

  • Defence and security professionals

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership
  • Professional Practice
  • Genocide: Perception and Intervention
  • The Development of the Art of War: A Survey
  • The Vietnam Wars: A Thirty Year Conflict
  • Civil Wars: Societies in Conflict

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code: 00098G

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39120 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39120 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29280 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29280 AUD per year during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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