Friday, October 30, 2020
Engineering skills in non engineering careers

How to use your Engineering skills in any career

Got an Engineering degree, but no longer interested in becoming an engineer? Those useful, dynamic Engineering skills won't be going to waste. You could take your skills to politics, robotics, journalism, or even become an astronaut! Where will your Engineering skills take you?
should i go to university?

Should you go to university?

To go to uni, or not to go to uni. That is the question... But, your choices don't have to be so black and white. If you decide that uni isn't for you, there's a multitude of TAFE and trade school options worth exploring. So, take our quiz and let us answer the age old question: Should I go to university?
Diploma of Engineering, TAFE and alternative study paths

No uni, no worries: Upskill in Engineering with alternative study paths

A Bachelor degree isn't your only ticket to a great career. Nab yourself a Diploma in Engineering and you could jump straight into full-time work (and a full-time salary, kaching!). We've rounded up the best options for Australian Engineering courses with TAFE or trade school, so check out your options.
CareerTrackers Aboriginal Education program Internship

From uni students to community trailblazers: CareerTrackers internship program

Internship and Aboriginal education program, CareerTrackers has an 89% success rate for their students graduating university. See how CareerTrackers provides the industry experience and extensive support network to give you a kickstart to your career.

Fast study paths; TAFE and trade school careers

Pursing a math career doesn't always involve going through university. There are plenty of ways to get employed by taking alternative paths, like TAFE or trade school. The tech industry, finance, and forensics are some of the trade school careers that you can get involved in without getting a degree.

The National Youth Science Forum: Helping to plan a future in STEM

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) is designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career choices available in STEM. For 35 years, the NYSF has had over 11,500 students participate in the program.
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High school hacks

Whether you're a slow typer, or can't draw a perfect circle to save your life, these quick hacks will make high school that little bit easier.
LinkedIn

Should I be on LinkedIn?

LinkedIn: you may not think you need it, but you probably do. Here's why (and how) you should get off your butt and build your profile.
assignment

What’s your group work persona?

Whether you're a born leader or the ultimate slacker, you're bound to fit one of these personas. Quiz yourself and get tips on how to deal with the dreaded group assignment.
ATAR apocalypse

The ATAR apocalypse

The ATAR apocalypse doesn't have to be real. Even if you don't get the marks you want, there are so many ways to get into the tertiary study of your dreams.
closing the gap

CoderDojo First Nations is closing the gap with coding

CoderDojo and Barayamal have joined forces to bring you CoderDojo First Nations, the coding program that is closing the gap for Indigenous kids.
STEM student mentoring

STEM student mentoring

Choosing what to study and what career to enter is a massive decision for high schoolers currently focussed on their exams and social lives. 

Kickstart an exciting cyber security career: Live webinar recording

So, you wanna kickstart a future-proof cyber security career? Hear from three real-life STEM professionals busting myths and swapping pathway stories.

Greetings from Tech Town: How STEM grads are shaping our cities

From cashless shopping, to remote learning and traffic-dodging apps, technology is fast revolutionising the way we do the everyday things in our neighbourhoods like shop, study and drive.

Celebrating alternative pathways: The A-Z of VET

Bagging a three-year bachelor’s degree isn’t the only way to kickstart a career in tech!