Monthly Archives: July 2015


Deakin University


Nursing and Midwifery Information Sessions The School of Nursing & Midwifery invites students to attend an Information Session to learn more about its nursing degrees. Date:               Wednesday 22 July 2015 Time:               6.00pm – 8.00pm Venue:                        Building BC, Burwood Corporate Centre, Level 2, Burwood Campus OR Date:               Saturday 25 July 2015 Time:               2.30pm – 4.30pm […]

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Reminders


University / TAFE Open Days 2015 – throughout August   Year 12 VTAC applications – throughout August and September

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Apprenticeships and Traineeships


WHAT ARE APPRENTICESHIPS AND TRAINEESHIPS? An apprenticeship or traineeship is a pathway to skilled employment and further training opportunities. They can be undertaken on a full or part-time basis and can be used as a stepping stone to a career in one of 500 occupations across a wide range of industries. To do an apprenticeship/traineeship […]

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Latrobe University


‘ASPIRE’ APPLICATIONS AT LA TROBE UNIVERSITY – In 2014, Aspire saw over 1,100 students receive early offers of places for 2015. Most courses have a minimum ATAR of 50.00, however, some professional programs have a higher requirement. La Trobe has a partnership with the Country Fire Authority and the Duke of Edinburgh program and hopes […]

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RMIT


RMIT ADVICE TO INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS – CHANGING VISAS – International students transitioning from a school visa (571) to a higher education visa (573) are recommended to apply onshore. This can avoid delays and ensure applicants can commence classes on the expected date. Also, requirements are simpler too – see: www.immi.gov.au/Visas/Pages/checklists/Student-573-Assessment-Level-1-checklist.aspx . Advice is available from […]

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Deakin University


NURSING AND MIDWIFERY AT DEAKIN – Find out about nursing degrees. When/Where: Burwood – 6-8pm, Wed 22 July, Building BC, Burwood Corporate Centre, Level 2 or 2.30-4.30pm, Sat 25 July, The Point, Level 1; OR Geelong Waterfront – 6-8pm, Wed 22 July or 2.30-4.30pm, Sat 25 July, Building AD, Western Beach Room 6.104; Register: ph […]

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Monash University


MONASH UNIVERSITY NEWS – STATISTICS – In the 2014-15 period, first preference applications for Monash increased by 3.5% (in a period of less VTAC applications overall). Monash ‘Guarantee’ and Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) places went up by 26.3%. WHAT IS THE MONASH GUARANTEE? Potential to succeed at university is about more than your ATAR. […]

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VICTER 2018


YEAR 10 STUDENTS – information regarding tertiary entry for 2018 is now available on the VTAC website (look for VICTER 2018 in Publications); some of this information will be in the Herald Sun on Tues 21 July.

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Scholarships 2016


SCHOLARSHIPS FOR YEAR 12 STUDENTS IN 2016 – All Year 12 students planning tertiary education in 2016 need to be aware of scholarship opportunities. A good starting point to find out about them is go to the VTAC website (www.vtac.edu.au ) and search Scholarships at the top of the screen. As you will see, you […]

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How to get the most out of Open Days


HOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF OPEN DAY VISITS – Don’t wander aimlessly….try the following: Get an Open Day Guide eg from deakin.edu.au/openday, www.openday.unimelb.edu.au, or http://destination.monash/open-day). Be there when relevant information sessions are on Allow sufficient time for your visit; two hours or so would be advisable Speak to staff about courses which interest […]

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