Category Archives: Year 10 Information


Photographic Studies College (PSC)


Photography Studies College (Melbourne), is a leading contemporary tertiary photography college, located in Melbourne’s vibrant arts and cultural scene, only 5 minutes’ walk from Flinders St Station, close to a multitude of contemporary galleries and cafes.  As a leading Australian multi award winning photography educator with over 40 years of specialised experience our focus is […]

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Job Search & Work Workshop


Knox City Council Youth Services presents ‘A Different Take on Job Search and Work’ Workshop.  This workshop is free and available to young people aged 16 -25 years who live, work, study or have a connection to the City of Knox   The topics in the workshop include: * Resume Writing * Interview Skills * […]

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Forensic Medicine Career Information Session


The Institute of Forensic Medicine is running its first Career Information Session for 2016 on Wednesday 1 April.   The Career Information Sessions have been developed at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine in response to the large number of enquiries they receive regarding Work Experience.  Due to the sensitive and confidential nature of the work […]

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Experience La Trobe Day 2016


Experience La Trobe is designed especially for Year 10, 11 and 12 students to get a taste of what it is like to be a university student for a day and get the inside scoop on what really happens after high school.  Students may participate in workshops of their choice, find out about student life […]

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Experience La Trobe


Registrations for the popular Experience La Trobe series are now open. Details are as follows: Melbourne Campus Date: Thursday 31 March 2016 Time: 9.30am – 4.00pm Location: West Lecture Theatres Bendigo Campus Date: Friday 1 April 2016 Time: 9.30am – 3.00pm  This is a free event and the lunch is provided! Workshops are already filling up […]

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Easter Holiday Program


Students might like to consider participating in one of the following programs taking place throughout the upcoming Easter holidays –   Werribee Open Range Zoo’s Keeper for a Day program – Werribee   Healesville Sanctuary’s Vet for a Day program – Healesville VET for a Day   Healesville Sanctuary’s Keeper for a Day program – […]

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VCE and CAREERS EXPO 2016


Attending the VCE and CAREERS EXPO 2016 is a great opportunity to collect information from a huge range of providers at the one location. Exhibitors include: VCE resource providers, universities and TAFE and training colleges. In addition, there will be seminars on VCE subjects, tertiary courses, career, gap year and study advice. When:  9am-3pm, Thurs […]

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How can I find out about University Courses and Careers?


School students who do their research usually find it easier to make course/career decisions than those who do not. How/where can I research? Go to the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) website at www.vtac.edu.au and do a Course Search (eg Where is a particular course taught? What is this year’s ATAR? What are the prerequisite […]

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Health Degrees Overview


MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY – It is possible to study medicine/surgery at Deakin (Geelong), Monash (Clayton and Gippsland), and Melbourne universities. Of course, many interstate universities also offer medicine, and it is possible to study it in New Zealand (eg University of Otago in Dunedin) and have the qualification recognised in Australia. NOTE: Be aware that […]

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What are some of your alternatives upon leaving school?


Many students will want to pursue university study. Research shows that those who have a university degree are (on average) less likely to be unemployed and are likely to earn more during their lifetimes than those who do not. Others will want to complete a vocational course (VET) like hospitality, childcare or graphic design. Another […]

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