Wednesday, January 20, 2021

5 study pathway quizzes to take while you wait for ATAR results

The following five quizzes will help you prep for tertiary study

It’s time to make choices – and we’ve got you sorted!

It's hard to believe, but 2020 is actually coming to a close (insert all of the celebration emojis here) – and if you're finishing...
7 tips first year of university degree success

7 tips to acing your first year of uni

Wrapping up Year 12 and wondering what uni will be like? Here's everything you need to know about nailing the transition from seasoned third year, Hannah Diviney

University preference-changing myths, busted 

We sort the real from the rumour so you can blitz through the uni application process.
QUT change of preferences Australia university

A guide on changing preferences for Australian universities

If exam stress meant you didn’t have your head on straight while choosing your uni preferences, we’ve got good news: it’s ok to change your mind, and changing preferences at this stage could mean studying your perfect degree. Here's how to do it.
Staying down under for uni

Staying Down Under for uni? Here’s what to expect!

We spoke to a first-year student and a professor at Brisbane’s QUT for a low-down on kickstarting your STEM degree as an international student in Australia

5 quizzes that’ll help narrow down your uni preferences

Stumped on what to study after high school? Welcome to Planet Overwhelmed. Population: all of us.

16 quick career challenges to tick off these school holidays

Bored yet? There are loads of quick, easy things you can do for your career these school holidays.

Want to do a STEM degree at uni? Here are 8 things you need...

Making the leap from school to uni is exciting but can be a steep learning curve. To help you get into the swing of things, we’ve put together this handy guide.
university of newcastle open week 2020

3 reasons you shouldn’t skip virtual Open Week

University of Newcastle environmental engineering student shares his top 3 reasons you shouldn't skip Open Week just because it's virtual.

Anxious about speaking in online STEM lessons? Here are 7 tips to make it...

Many people feel some form of anxiety when speaking in front of others. That includes taking part in video hook-ups for work or study thanks to coronavirus restrictions.

Why study STEM at university?

Six reasons why you should study tertiary science, tech, engineering or maths.

Quiz: What future job should I have?

What future job should I have?
Gazing into the future and wondering what STEM study and career pathway to take? Looking for a job...

5 STEM social media careers you’ll want to share

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Companies like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat are reliant on a relatively new breed of STEM professional, whose specialised tech brains mine statistics to offer up marketing insights, solve functionality issues and develop new platforms. Social media careers are in demand right now.

Aboriginal astronomy about the seven sisters: world’s oldest story?

Pleiades star cluster
Astronomers say global myths about 'seven sisters' stars may reach back 100,000 years.