AC Higher Degree Research Enrolment S2 2018 
DMIN | MPH | PHD
 
 
Semester 2 Intensives* (MIN802, LEA802, THE601)
Enrolments close Friday 31st August 2018
 
* Please note: regular Semester 2 classes commenced on Monday 6th August, and enrolments for these units have closed.
 
 
Before continuing with your enrolment form please look at the timetable for your campus to ensure subject availability.
 
It is also strongly recommended that you read both the Student Handbook and Academic Handbook to ensure that you are aware of the college's policies and procedures regarding your enrolment.
 
Please note this form applies to both Domestic and International Students. For further clarification, please see Glossary below.
 
 
Yours Sincerely,
Registry Department

30 Cowper Parramatta NSW 2124, Australia
T: +61 2 8893 9000

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Additional Enrolment Information:
All costs related to this new enrolment must be either paid at enrolment or alternative arrangements made such as a nomination to FEE-HELP (for Australian citizens only). We reserve the right not to enrol any student who has outstanding tuition or other related fees on their student account. FEE-HELP is only available to Australian Citizens when enrolled in an award course, it is not available for non-award studies or International Students.
 
Auditing is defined as attending classes (at any of our campuses) with no obligation to participate in the assessment(s). Please note that you will be granted access to class materials on Moodle (learning management system) but will not be awarded credit for any audit units undertaken. Audit Fees (AUD):
Domestic Students: $500
International Students: $700
 
Non-Award Study is studying a subject/s for credit toward a non-AC-Award (ie. you are enrolled in another award at a Non AC-institution, and wish to take an elective subject at AC for your award).
 
Please note, available subjects may change depending on student enrolment numbers.
 
Glossary:
Extensive: A class of 5 days (9am-5pm) spread across a semester
Intensive: A class run over a block of 5 days, Monday-Friday (usually 9am-5pm)
Online: A class run through the Online Campus, online interaction only
Variation: A change to your enrolment - MUST be submitted before census date
Weekly: A class that is run at a campus, at the same time each week during a semester
Full-Time Load*: Enrolment into at 40 credit points in a semester period
Part-Time Load: Enrolment into 20 credit points in a semester period
*Any person studying in Australia on a Student Visa are required to maintain enrolment at 40 credit points per semester, except where a reduced study load has been formally approved. For more information, please visit the Enrolment Policy.
 
 

TIMETABLES

HDR Sem 2 2018 Timetable | MPHIL / PHD / DMN |

Personal Details
Please note that FEE-HELP is not available to Permanent Residents (non-humanitarian). Click here for more information on FEE-HELP.

ENROLMENT GUIDE

MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY
Please read the following course structure summary for the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) program.
 
The course consists of 120 credit points comprising:
• one core research methods unit (20 credit points)
• one elective subject at 600 level (20 credit point) to be taken from the area of specialisation
• one core 30,000 word research thesis (80 credit points) in area of specialisation
 
To qualify for award of the degree of Master of Philosophy a candidate shall complete at least 120 credit points.
 
 
Core Subjects
RES601 Research Methods
RES603 MPhil Research Thesis
 
Elective Subject
1 x Elective Subject (ares of specialisation).
 
This includes the following:
BIB601 Methods in Biblical Studies
BIB602 Seminar Presentation of Research in Biblical Studies
BUS601 Methods in Business Studies
COM601 Methods in Communication Studies
EDU601 Methods in Education Studies
HIS601 Theory and Practice in Christian History
HIS602 Producing Christian History
HIS603 Pentecostalism in Australasia
LEA601 Theory and Practice in Leadership
MIN601 Theory and Practice in Pastoral Ministry
THE601 Theologians: Method and Meaning
THE602 Seminar Presentation of Theological Research
 
 
For a more extensive guide to your award, please read the full Enrolment Guide.
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) candidates are enrolling in either a full-time (40cp) or part-time (20cp) study load each semester to complete their Research Thesis (RES803).
 
Provisional Candidature
If you are commencing your research in the PhD or have not yet completed a full year of research (2 semesters, 40 credit points per semester, or equivalent), you may proceed with your enrolment selection below.
 
Confirmation of Candidature*
If you have completed your first full year of the PhD and have received confirmation of candidature, you may proceed with your enrolment selection below.
 
 
* There is a mandatory review process for PhD students to receive confirmation of candidature and supervision, which takes place after 12 months full-time study (or equivalent, if studying part-time).
 
Presentation of a detailed Research Proposal to the Confirmation Panel is expected to take place after 12 months full-time study (2 semesters, 40 credit points per semester, or equivalent).
 
If you have completed your first full year of the PhD, and have not undergone the review process, please contact Dean O'Keefe (HDR Program Administrator) to discuss your Candidature Review BEFORE proceeding with your enrolment.
 
 
DOCTOR OF MINISTRY
To be eligible to graduate with the Doctor of Ministry (DMN) award, a candidate shall accrue at least 240 credit points.
The Doctor of Ministry comprises of:
• one Research Method unit (20 credit points)
• one Area of Specialisation unit (20 credit points)
• Research Thesis (200 credit points)
 
The following is to be used as a guide for your Doctor of Ministry Studies. Pre-requisite units are shown in red.
 
Core Unit
RES801 Survey of Research Methods
 
Areas of Specialisation
(RES801) LEA802 Advanced Studies in Leadership
OR
(RES801) MIN802 Advances Studies in Ministry
 
Research Thesis
(RES801, and either LEA802/MIN802) RES802 Research Thesis (200 cp equivalent)
 

SUBJECT SELECTION

Please confirm your chosen campus and enrolment selection.

REMINDER: At HDR Level, a part-time study load is equivalent to 20 credit points whilst a full-time study load is equivalent to 40 credit points.

International Students studying in Australia with a Student Visa must enrol to study a full-time load, unless otherwise approved.

PAYMENT METHOD

Please select your funding type: *


* INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR FEE-HELP *

PLEASE SELECT AN ALTERNATE METHOD OF PAYMENT

Students who select FEE-HELP on their course application form will receive an email regarding their eCAF (electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form) during the course application process. The eCAF must be completed prior to enrolling in your first units at AC, in order for your fees to be deferred to FEE-HELP.


By selecting 'Yes' below you confirm the following is true and accurate:

1)
I have selected FEE-HELP as my payment method on my application for this course
OR
2) I have previously nominated FEE-HELP as my payment method for units undertaken in my current enrolled course at AC
AND

3) I have completed the Government eCAF (or FEE-HELP Request Form for students who commenced study and selected FEE-HELP prior to 2018) by confirming my details and providing my Tax File Number (TFN).
 
 
If you have not completed an eCAF or FEE-HELP Request Form for your current AC course, please select 'No' below.
  *

FEE HELP

You have selected 'No' to completing your eCAF (electronic Commonwealth Assistance Form).

Without a completed eCAF, you cannot proceed with your enrolment. Please contact Alphacrucis Registry department to discuss your eCAF before finalising your enrolment. 

Phone: (02) 8893 9000

Email: admissions@ac.edu.au

 

YOU MUST NOT PROCEED WITH THIS FORM UNTIL YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR eCAF

OR SELECTED AN ALTERNATE METHOD OF PAYMENT


Are you also eligible for any AC staff or student discounts?
 
DIRECT DEPOSIT INSTRUCTIONS
When making your deposit, please include your Name and Student Number as the description and advise our Accounts department of your transaction.
Phone +61 2 8893 9000
 
Account Name: Alphacrucis College
BSB Number: 062141
Account Number: 28003829
Swift Code: CTBAAU2S
Bank Name: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Name: Chester Hill, NSW
 
Reminder: payment MUST be transferred prior to the unit commencement date in order for your enrolment request to be processed.
 

Offer Code:

Please use the code "2018" as you are eligible for FEE HELP and have completed the online FEE HELP Application.

In this case, your receipt from this enrolment form will show $0.

Once you have entered the 2018 code, press 'calculate' below to ensure that the total is returned to $0.

Offer Code:

Please use the code "2018" below as you will not make a payment on this enrolment form.

In this case, you will receive an invoice inclusive of any fees owing (for payment prior to the unit commencement date) and your receipt from this enrolment form will show $0.

Once you have entered the 2018 code, press 'calculate' below to ensure that the total is returned to $0.

Offer Code:

Please use the code "2018" below as you will not make a payment on this enrolment form.

In this case, you will receive an invoice inclusive of any fees owing (for payment prior to the unit commencement date) and your receipt from this enrolment form will show $0.

Once you have entered the 2018 code, press 'calculate' below to ensure that the total is returned to $0.

Offer Code:

Please use the code "2018" below as you will not make a payment on this enrolment form.

Your receipt from this enrolment form will show $0.

Once you have entered the 2018 code, press 'calculate' below to ensure that the total is returned to $0.

Please note the total fees owing (on the next page) and ensure that your payment is transferred prior to the unit commencement date.

Current Total:
$0.00

Policies and Procedures

Withdrawal

Students may withdraw from subjects without academic penalty only if notice of withdrawal is submitted via the Enrolment Variation Form (Link) by 4:00pm on the Census Date applicable for the subject in question.

If withdrawal occurs up to 4:00pm on the Census Date, the tuition fee will be refunded but a withdrawal penalty may be charged to the student. If withdrawal occurs after 4:00pm on Census Date, the tuition fees will not be refunded.

If Alphacrucis defaults in the delivery of subjects, the arrangements set out in the Alphacrucis College Refund Policy* will be applied.

Privacy Legislation

Alphacrucis College requires the information requested in this form in order to provide you with education services and cater for particular student's needs. If you do not provide all the relevant information, we may not be able to provide such services and to assess your academic progress.

Please note that Alphacrucis College may provide your personal information and sensitive information to third parties (eg. educational institutions such as universities, colleges and accreditation boards and Australian government bodies such as DEEWR, Centrelink and the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, Tuition Assurance Scheme, ESOS Assurance Fund Manager) in order to provide you with education services and assess your academic progress or suitability. You can request access to your health and personal information by contacting the Privacy Officer, for more information please read the privacy policy.

 
 
For a complete copy of the policies please refer to the Policy & Procedures Manual

Declaration
I understand and accept the withdrawal and privacy policies of Alphacrucis College and I wish to be enrolled in the subjects that I have nominated. I declare that the information that I have provided herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. *

I understand and accept the following:

  • I must pay my fees before the unit commencement date in order for my enrolment request to be finalised.
  • Alphacrucis reserves the right not to enrol me in my chosen units due to non-payment of fees.
  • I have until Census Date to withdraw from my enrolment without penalty, or to request that my fees be allocated to FEE-HELP (for eligible students only).
 *