Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Three reasons you should stick with maths, according to experts

Studying maths is likely to make you smarter and more employable.
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VIDEO: The 7 highest paying jobs in STEM

Choosing a career isn't all about the money, but it doesn't hurt to know which careers are amongst the highest paying jobs in STEM. Can you guess #1?
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Mathematical Sciences

Learn how to solve problems in the real world and see where a Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Adelaide could take you.

5 careers in mathematics that might surprise you

Not only mathematicians use maths! A number of surprising careers in mathematics benefit from having senior high school and uni level maths skills.

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.

3 reasons you don’t have to be a ‘genius’ to be good at maths

We spoke to mathematician and Eureka Prize-finalist Sophie Calabretto to combat the myth that maths is only for very smart people
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Never heard of STEM? Here’s your STEM career starter pack

So, you're thinking of jumping on the STEM careers bandwagon? You've come to the right place. Get ideas on what to study and possible future careers with our STEM careers list.
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UQ maths and statistics

It all adds up to a pretty cool future for UQ's maths and statistics graduates.
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Don’t think maths is fun? These mathematicians share their love of numbers

Four mathematicians - TV presenters, professors, authors and YouTube stars - share their love of numbers and explain why maths is fun!

Where to invest your future in economics

Economics covers a wide range of career options. From working for an international organisation to getting involved with environmental causes. Anyone can find their fit in the workplace through an economics degree.
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Fresh skills people: tech jobs at WooliesX

Meet three women working in cool tech roles at WooliesX – the young, digital-savvy face of one of Australia's oldest retail businesses

Algorithm uses data from top tennis players to predict next shot

Researchers from the Queensland University of Technology, using data from the 2012 Australian Open, have developed an algorithm that can predict a player's next shot in tennis.

6 tech innovations in response to COVID-19

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With social distancing the temporary new norm, we’re relying on digital technology more than ever. Here are 6 ways tech is helping us through the pandemic.

Free coding resources for online learning

Co-author of the Digital Technologies Curriculum and Grok Learning Founder James Curran talks free coding tools for online learning from preschool to uni.

The Internet’s funniest reactions to studying from home this week

Social distancing while trying to keep up with study? Our feeds have never been so full of hilarious study from home content.