Thursday, April 25, 2019

Do I have to go to university to have a career in STEM?

Your study options to get into STEM are more flexible than ever. We take a deep dive into your options for VET study in STEM courses.

Why computational thinking is vital to your career skill-set

Learning to code will equip you for a future where digital technologies will drive nearly every aspect of daily life.
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Creative computer science degrees at UNE

Students at the University of New England get teamwork sorted earlier, helping them to get real-world experience of how computer science works.
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Game on! Get creative with coding competitions

Whether your passion is creating video games or building robots, a computer science pathway lets you learn new skills, meet cool people and have fun!
Google Software Engineer, Mathew Blair

What it’s really like to make apps for a living

Mathew Blair, a University of Melbourne graduate and Google software engineer, has created a mobile art app that takes you on a tour of Melbourne’s art.

What is cyber security and cyber crime?

So, what is cyber security and cyber crime? Cyber crime is an underworld of billion-dollar hacks and data breaches. The good news? Cyber security jobs are plentiful!
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What to expect from computer science degrees

Computer science degrees give you the skills for coding and much more – but what will you be learning during study hours? And where does it all lead? We've got all the answers to take you from clueless to future coder.

Where maths studies can take you

You might be surprised by all of the amazing jobs that maths can lead to. These six examples are just a few of the creative careers you could find yourself in.

Big data meets biology

Bioinformatics is research that uses information technology to better understand human biology. University of Queensland PhD student Alex Essebier is studying "her perfect fit"; a dual degree in science and IT.
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UTS Bachelor of Technology and Innovation

Thinking of studying a Bachelor of Technology and Innovation? It's one of the brand new UTS courses. Lachlan Gregory took the plunge in studying this new degree, and gives us a look at exactly what's on offer. It's about innovating old ideas, and preparing for the jobs of tomorrow.
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Global Game Jam: Compete to create a game in 48 hours!

Ever wanted to test your skills in game development, coding, design or creativity? This year’s Global Game Jam in being held at the University of Wollongong from the 26th to 28th of January, and you’re invited to take part!

Keeping the baddies at bay

Cyber security spans so much more than our laptop bugs, it's vital to public infrastructure. See what a career and cyber security salary could look like.

Oceans and climate change: we’re on a countdown

oceans and climate change
Finding a solution to global warming in time will require an understanding of the complex processes behind climate and weather, which affect oceans and climate change.

4 science-backed ways to make the school holidays last longer

How to make time go slower: A woman's hand turns back the hands of a clock
If you feel like your holidays are skating by, here are 4 science-backed ways to make time go slower.

How a maths degree could lead you to a career with ASIO

A maths degree could lead to a career with the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO), a government body that exists to protect Australians from serious threats to security.