Category Archives: Year 10 Information


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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VET Courses – Last date to withdraw from a VET course


Friday 26th February is the final date for students to be able to withdraw from VET Courses. Fees will be charged to students if they withdraw after this date. Please see Ms Sipsas prior to Friday 26th February if you have any questions regarding withdrawing from a VET Course.

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News from ADFA


The Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) develops and educates the future leaders of the Navy, Army and Air Force. You can see exactly what could be in store for your students with our new ADFA virtual tour. In this immersive experience, you get to see where midshipmen and officer cadets live, study, train and play. […]

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Veterinary Science Open Day 2016


  Prospective students, parents, children, animal lovers and veterinary science buffs — we welcome the whole community to our annual Open Day.  The Open Day is an opportunity for prospective students and their parents to speak with veterinary staff, meet current students and learn about the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine graduate program.   Date:               […]

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Work Experience Opportunity with a Surveyor


Interested in Geography, Maths, IT and the outdoors? If this sounds like you, why not try out Surveying with a work experience placement. Register your details here and we’ll make enquiries on your behalf. You could also ring your local Surveying firm and ask if they have any placements available.  Students keen on finding out more […]

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William Angliss Institute


  William Angliss Institute will partner with Box Hill Institute to deliver vocational and higher education programs at the reopened Lilydale campus from February 2016. Programs that will be delivered from this year include: Certificate III Commercial Cookery Certificate III in Tourism Diploma of Hospitality Diploma of Travel and Tourism New Bachelor Degrees from 2016 […]

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Aviation


Flight Academy Australia (FAA) is offering a workshop program that will run from 30 March – 1 April 2016 to students with an interest in aviation. Some flight schools present flight training as a recreation rather than a career. At FAA, we are offering students an opportunity to sample the world of aviation by participating […]

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UHS Careers 2016


Welcome to the 2016 school year. Most of you may be aware that Ms Moylan and Ms Walker retired at the end of last year. Ms Sipsas been appointed as the Careers Co-Ordinator and Ms Rebecca Jepson has been appointed as the MIPS/Work Experience Co-Ordinator. The Careers office is located in the VCE Area and all students are welcome to […]

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