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PACE
As one of the 3 Ps in the Macquarie curriculum, PACE is designed to deepen knowledge and broaden experience by applying academic study to real life. PACE integrates practical experience into Macquarie degrees by connecting students with partner organisations to provide a mutually beneficial experience.
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PACE unit
A unit that provides students with an opportunity to apply their academic studies to real life through practical experience. Activities undertaken in a PACE unit can include community development projects, field trips and internships organised with a range of partner organisations in the community, business and government sectors in Australia...
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Part-time HDR candidate
Involves, at least, an average weekly commitment by a HDR candidate of 20 hours per week throughout the year on a program of research and advanced study.
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Part-time student
A student who is enrolled in units in an academic year which comprise less than 0.75 of an Equivalent Full-Time Student Load for the course for which they are admitted.
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Partner university
An institution which has entered into a formal written agreement with Macquarie University to facilitate higher degree research programs.
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Pass degree
A pass degree is a bachelor degree or a master degree, when an honours program has not been undertaken.
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People unit
People units are designed to give students an understandingof what it means to live in the social world, and to develop cultural or socialliteracy. Peopleunits enable students to understand the challenges andissues facing the world and to develop the capacity to be engaged and ethical,local...
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