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CareerSmart and StartSmart

Two compulsory modules that provide key skills and information to begin navigating your University career and preparing for your professional future.


Understand your career options and how to improve your employability by learning what skills you have now, what employers want and how to fill in the gaps with your UOW studies. CareerSmart will help you create an action plan for your future to stay motivated and navigate your way through your degree with a clear focus. 

Compulsory for all first year undergraduate students studying within Australia.

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Essential information skills to introduce you to the UOW academic environment and help you understand your student responsibilities. StartSmart will show you how to find and evaluate relevant information to use in assessment tasks, and develop strong academic integrity practices.

Compulsory for all new domestic and international coursework students.

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Last reviewed: 3 April, 2017