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General education: article on What to do when you want to change your degree

What to do when you want to change your degree

Posted by Laura Pietrobon | September 05th 2013

Imagine this: you’ve finally made it to university, and you love it. You’re meeting tons of new people, the campus is beautiful, and you find a thriving network of sport an...more

General education: article on Navigating through the blackboard

Navigating through the blackboard Posted by Theresa Lord | August 18th 2013

I still remember my first online unit through Open University .  It was an accounting unit.  I received my login details via email and the post. Once I logged in, I was comp... more

General education: article on 10 Minutes with Interning Queen Aubrey Hamlett

10 Minutes with Interning Queen Aubrey Hamlett Posted by Natasha Cruz | May 30th 2013

I have no doubt exhausted all avenues on the importance of interning and the benefits, which can come from them.  However, sometimes it resonates better in your mind if you hear... more

General education: article on Learning to lead

Learning to lead Posted by Simon Masterton | August 01st 2012

Let’s take a moment to analyse exactly who you are now, to a range of passers-by on the street. To a middle-aged businessman or woman, you’re a teenager, mid-educational li... more

General education: article on Semester Breaks – What are your Options?

Semester Breaks – What are your Options? Posted by Kelly Emmerton | July 05th 2012

It’s that time again – semester break. It’s tempting to throw off the shackles of study and do glorious amounts of nothing the whole time. However, with a little bit ... more

General education: article on The Statistics of the Job Hunt: Graduate Careers Australia’s 2011 Statistics

The Statistics of the Job Hunt: Graduate Careers Australia’s 2011 Statistics Posted by Jordan Hirst | February 20th 2012

Graduate Careers Australia has crunched the numbers from their annual survey, sent to over 100,000 of the Australian graduates who received their degrees at the end of 2010 and were ei... more

General education: article on Keeping institutions 'Green'

Keeping institutions 'Green' Posted by Joanna Reppucci | February 09th 2012

With institutions implementing more and more environmental measures, from banning smoking on campus to improving water saving initiatives, it’ s important for students to be awa... more

General education: article on Mastering research and referencing

Mastering research and referencing Posted by Ashlea Masters | December 22nd 2011

Unfortunately there is no other way to master your research and referencing techniques other than to practice. And there are many different styles of referencing out there depending on... more

General education: article on How much should university rankings impact on university selection

How much should university rankings impact on university selection Posted by Celia Murray | September 27th 2011

The release of any university rankings are widely publicized and scrutinised, with any movement by Australian institutions being commented on. Whilst rankings can be very important fo... more

General education: article on Are Electronic programs like Turnitin a better option than hardcopy submissions?

Are Electronic programs like Turnitin a better option than hardcopy submissions? Posted by Joanna Reppucci | August 22nd 2011

Student Joanna Reppucci discusses whether the electronic submission of assessments through programs such as Turnitin are more effective then paper submissions for students and lecture... more