Tuesday, January 26, 2021
o-week

The lowdown on O-Week

Tempted to give O-Week a miss? It's a vital introduction to the high-school/uni transition. Don't be a dummy and miss out, here's why you need to go!
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What can you do with a physics degree? 

Here are four cool, and unexpected, jobs a Bachelor of Science (Physics) could lead to. 

Don’t stress, your ATAR isn’t the final call

If you don’t have an ATAR or you don’t score as highly as you’d hoped, here are some ways you can still get into a university course.

What actually is an ATAR? First of all it’s a rank, not a score

The Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is a number mainly used by universities to select which students, out of high school, will be offered a place in a particular course.
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10 cool animal jobs you could get with an animal science degree

Dream of a job working with animals? Here are 10 cool jobs you could get with an animal science degree - and just one of them is a vet!
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Studying for exams? Here’s how to make your memory work for you

Have you ever thought about how your brain works when you study? Knowing this may improve your ability to retain and recall information
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We’ve got your uni open day game plan sorted

Uni open day is your chance to find out if a university is right for you. Check out our guide to make sure you get the info you need on the day!

Looking at baby animals helps you focus, and other scientifically proven study tips

Exam time can mean double the study on half of the sleep, which is why this year we’re looking to science to save us...
growth mindset

Could a fixed versus growth mindset be holding you back?

Find out the difference between a “fixed” versus “growth” mindset and how you can implement a growth mindset at uni and work.
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Why study a Bachelor of Science degree?

In the age of the internet, what’s the point of getting a degree? Here's 4 very good reasons why a Bachelor of Science degree from Macquarie is worth your while.
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5 top tips to succeed in your first year at uni

For many students and their parents, transitioning to university is an exciting but daunting experience. Here are five tips to help students make the most of their first year.
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How to research the right way

Here’s all the tricks and tips on how to research the right way, using reputable resources and breaking out of the Google bubble!

Truth about gluten-free diet and celiac diease by the expert

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Have you noticed that the supermarket aisles have a special gluten-free diet section? Do you wonder who...

5 jobs you could land with a space science degree

Space science degree
RMIT University’s brand-new Bachelor of Space Science will have you ready to launch into any one of...

5 awesome jobs you could get with a health science degree

These careers merge science with improving the lives and wellbeing of others, and all start with a...