Category Archives: Year 12 Information


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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Careers in Project Management


Careers in Project Management   There are so many similar definitions or statements of what a project manager does, and one useful website* states that project managers ensure the project is completed on time and within budget, that the project’s objectives are met and that everyone else is doing their job properly. Project managers oversee the […]

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RMIT


Certificate III in Individual Support   Make a real difference to the lives of people in need and their families. Prepare for a career in aged care, disability, and home and community care.  Students who choose to enrol in this 17-week course will be able to –   build the right skills to support people […]

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CASPer Entry Requirements for Teacher Qualifications


CASPer Entry Requirements for Teacher Qualifications CASPer is an online test designed to assess an applicant’s personal and professional attributes.  CASPer is a requirement of applying to many initial teaching training courses in Victoria – https://takecasper.com/   A number of universities will be requiring students sit the CASPer online test as part of the selection into teaching […]

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Performance Degrees at Victorian Universities


Performance Degrees at Victorian Universities The few courses listed below are performance-related degrees, in acting, drama, theatre, dance and music performance.  A limited number of courses require an ATAR only; most courses have a range of selection criteria, such as submission of a supplementary form, an audition, an interview, etc.  The only VCE prerequisite for […]

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Monash University


Monash Entry Schemes   At Monash, we know that a student’s ATAR might not accurately reflect their ability. Life can be a bumpy road, and there are all sorts of circumstances that can get in the way of a student’s academic achievement. We operate two schemes – the Monash Guarantee and the Special Entry Access […]

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University of Melbourne


Access Melbourne Access Melbourne is special entry and access scheme offered by the University of Melbourne to domestic students.  By applying through Access Melbourne, students can be assured that any circumstances that have affected their education will be considered when the university assesses their Year 12 results.  Access Melbourne can assist eligible students to gain […]

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