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Wildcarding and searching in eStudent

All subject codes consist of six characters. The meaning of the text and numbers is shown below, using the subject CU1010 as an example.

CU Subject in the discipline of communication
1 Year level of the subject
010 Subject number

Sometimes you will be required to choose subject/s from an option list. This list can be quite large and therefore slow down your search and make it harder to find the subject of your choice. To help make your lists more manageable, you can write your own wildcards using the % to search for subjects.

In the example below when using BX2% in the search field, all subjects that start with BX2 will be returned in the search results.

subject search using BX2%