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Online courses

Curtin is an experienced provider of online learning – we’ve been delivering online courses to students worldwide for more than 20 years. We offer an engaging, interactive and convenient learning experience online either directly through Curtin or through Open Universities Australia (Curtin OUA), giving you more flexibility to study when and where it suits you.

Postgraduate online courses

Postgraduate courses are usually for those who already have a university degree, although there are some exceptions.

Undergraduate online courses

Undergraduate courses are for people who haven’t previously graduated from university.

Curtin OUA courses

You can study a Curtin degree through Open Universities Australia (Curtin OUA), which offers some different Curtin courses to the ones available at Curtin.

Curtin MOOCs

Don’t feel ready to take on a full degree or don’t have much time? Curtin also offers free short online courses called MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses).


Our MicroMasters programs are fully online and provide professional, multidisciplinary learning opportunities to learners anywhere in the world.

Online pathways into Curtin

If you don’t meet our admission criteria, you can complete an online course to gain entry into a range of Curtin courses.

Studying online

Award-winning learning

Curtin’s Online Architecture team won a national 2014 NOVA Award for Online Learning Excellence for its Architecture Studio, a design-based workshop created using collaboration and gaming technologies including Minecraft, Ning and Collaborate. The studio unit is part of Curtin OUA’s Bachelor of Applied Science (Architectural Science).

See all Curtin OUA courses available