Murdoch Horizons Year 12 Summer School

Maximise your ATAR results and kick-start your degree with our bespoke, three-week Horizons Summer School.


The Murdoch Horizons Summer School prepares students who are transitioning from year 11 to year 12 for their year 12 studies. Over three weeks, you’ll participate in lectures, tutorials and labs to experience university life and study.

Why attend?

  • Prepare for year 12: Each unit will explore new perspectives, assessment techniques and knowledge for your year 12 studies.
  • Receive credit towards a Murdoch degree: On completing the program, you'll receive a certificate and three points of credit towards a Murdoch degree, which is the equivalent of one subject or unit.
  • Complete a university-level subject while you're still at school: When you start at university, you'll feel right at home in your new surroundings.
  • Meet new people and study in state-of-the-art facilities: You'll work in small groups to address real-world problems under the guidance of internationally renowned lecturers and academics, with mentoring from experienced Murdoch students.

The details

Dates & timesFriday 5 January to Wednesday 24 January 2018.
Presentation of Murdoch Horizons Certificates will be on Thursday 25 January 2018.
Classes will run between 9:30am and 4:00pm at Murdoch’s Perth Campus.
Cost$375, payable upon registration.
Fully funded scholarships are available to equity students and students from Murdoch RISE Schools.
EligibilityThe program is open to students undertaking ATAR studies in 2018.
There are no academic pre-requisites for the program.

Your next steps

There a number of ways you can find out more: