Category Archives: Specific Careers


Courses in Cyber Security


Cyber Security is one of the most exciting and important areas of study in the discipline of Information Technology, with industry demand for graduates on the increase globally.  Cyber Security professionals protect the data and systems of digital services people use for daily business and communication, and investigate, analyse, and provide solutions to computer crime. […]

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Aviation at Swinburne


Working in air transport means viewing the world from a whole new perspective.  Swinburne University offers courses in aviation management as well as professional piloting. Over and above these two courses, Swinburne also offers the Qantas Future Pilot Program and Jetstar cadet pilot training.  Find out more at Aviation at Swinburne

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U.S. College Sports Information Session


In response to a growing interest in U.S. college sports the U.S. Consulate General Melbourne is pleased to announce that we are hosting Ms. Ashley Thornburg Associate Director from the Eligibility Center, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).  This free Information Session is for all interested Year 8 -12 students keen on learning more about – […]

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Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine)


The Southern School of Natural Therapies (SSNT) offers a small range of courses including the Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine).  The study of Nutritional Medicine looks at how nutrition impacts health, the relationship between diet and disease, as well as a developing an understanding of how nutritional, dietary and lifestyle factors impact wellbeing through the […]

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Career as a Podiatrist


The Good Universities Guide states that Podiatrists look after the health of people’s feet by diagnosing, treating and preventing foot abnormalities, and educating the public about good foot health.  Podiatrists may develop a special interest in dealing with particular client groups, such as children, the aged or sportspeople.  They may also work in a particular […]

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Business Degrees in Victoria


Many students are keen on studying business degrees at Victorian Universities that offer majors including accounting, marketing, human resources, and management, and these can be found included in the following degrees.  For a comprehensive list of all business courses, their majors and double degrees on offer, visit VTAC INSTITUTION COURSE NAME VCE PREREQs MAJOR STUDIES […]

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Medicine at Monash


Monash University is the only Victorian university to offer a Direct Entry medical program for students completing Year 12 as well as a Graduate Entry program leading to the same degree – Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (MD). Entry to this course is based on: Units 3 and 4: a study score […]

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ADF Gap Year


The ADF Gap Year program provides an opportunity for young Australians, who have finished Year 12 (or equivalent) and are aged between 17 and 24, to experience military training and lifestyle whilst gaining new skills and pay over their Gap Year.  The life skills and job training that students acquire during their Gap Year experience […]

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Career as an Air Traffic Controller


The Good Universities Guide states that air traffic controllers manage the safe and orderly flow of aircraft into, out of and between airports in Australia and with overseas regions adjoining Australian airspace. Air traffic controllers may perform the following tasks: maintain radio contact with pilots to keep aircraft separated in ‘corridors’ of controlled airspace, on […]

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Science Degrees in Victoria


The Bachelor of Science is offered at the following universities and students are encouraged to visit VTAC for more information on these and other courses – particularly the majors on offer – and/or browse each university link provided below. UNIVERSITY VCE PREREQUISITES ATAR 2017 ACU M – Melbourne campus Units 3 and 4: a study […]

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