Wednesday, September 22, 2021
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How to land maths jobs without a degree

Looking for non-uni pathways and trades careers that use maths? Here are nine career areas where vocational pathways let you take your maths and data skills direct to employers.
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5 paths into engineering if you don’t ace your ATAR

Stressed about getting an amazing ATAR score? The good news is that there are loads of alternative pathways that can lead to an awesome engineering career.
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TAFE NSW digital media and technology

TAFE NSW can get you job-ready sooner with fast, flexible and up-to-date courses.
Mining careers

No uni? No prob! The resources sector needs more apprentices

If you have a sense of adventure and enjoy doing technical work, an apprenticeship in mining and resources could be for you

30+ VET courses to kickstart STEM pathways

Discover paths into apprenticeships in IT, health, mining, engineering and more

Most young people who do VET are in full-time work by the age of...

More than 80% of young adults who did a short spell of post-school education or training (such as a certificate or diploma), or went directly into work, were in full-time work by the time they were 25.
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Government to overhaul VET sector

The Australian Government has announced plan to overhaul the VET sector in order to help reboot the economy post COVID-19
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Everything you need to know about apprenticeships and traineeships

Wondering what’s involved in an apprenticeship or traineeship? Here’s the lowdown...

Inside IT opportunities for apprentice and trainee grads

Information technology (IT) skills are in demand and there are some big-name opportunities out there for apprentice and trainee graduates
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Fashion meets technology at TAFE

For fashion designer, Natalie, digital technology is an essential part of her process. She's using computer aided design to model her ideas and digitise pattern making.

The government keeps talking about revamping VET – but is it actually doing it?

In April 2019, the government-commissioned Joyce review made 71 recommendations to reform the VET sector. Here's what the report said, and what the government is doing about it.

STEM up your school holidays with fun urban planning activities

Bored yet? There are heaps of fun STEM activities you can do these school holidays that'll prep you for Term 4 

Quiz: Which Careers with STEM issue is for you?

Suss which Careers with STEM issue will help you most with your subject, course and career choices

5 trivia quizzes to keep your STEM skills sharp during the holidays

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Bored yet? Test your STEM smarts these school holidays with five, fun trivia quizzes