Careers & industry
Early childhood education vs childcare courses: What’s the difference?
Want to teach and inspire young children before they reach primary school? There are two main study paths to choose from, depending on your goals.
Here's what to do if you want to keep working from home
As an office worker, the past 18 months have likely left you sitting in one of two camps. Chomping at the bit to get back into the office. Or keen to keep working from home forever. If you’re the latter, what should you do?
Getting a CPA without an accounting degree
Can you become a CPA without earning a university degree first? Yes! We’ll step you through the specifics so you can get started tomorrow.
CPA vs CA: Which path is right for you?
Want to start a career in finance but confused about the difference between a CPA and a CA? Find out which accounting qualification is right for you.
What does CPA stand for in accounting?
Accounting is riddled with confusing acronyms and countless career choices. Learn what a tricky term like 'CPA' means so you can choose the right study path.
How to make sustainable fashion your career
With rising temperatures comes a rising need for eco-conscious fashion designers—those who will keep the planet in mind with every garment they create. But how do you become one?
How you can work with Aboriginal communities and give back
Want to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as part of your career? Here are three jobs to consider, from remote teaching to arts programming.
Courses & the study experience
Adriana is using her nutrition degree to make a difference
With her Bachelor of Food and Nutrition, Adriana educates others about the impact food can have on the body.
In Year 12? The pandemic doesn't have to hurt your uni chances
Find out what special considerations are available for the class of 2021—and why your ATAR doesn’t have to stop you from getting into uni.
4 criminology careers that let you fight crime
Want a career in criminology, but not sure where to start? Here are four very different ways you can catch criminals and stop crime.
Want to get into youth work? Consider these career paths
If you’d like to help disadvantaged young people get back on track, then one of these careers could be right for you.
Is online study accessible? Your disability support questions answered
Our online students have access to several disability support services. Discover what they are, and how universities are making online learning accessible to everyone.
Get qualified in six months with a government-subsidised course
Enrol in one of these six-month certificate programs in 2021, and the government will bear a lot of the cost.
Helping Aussie filmmakers navigate the law
With the help of people like Lisa, the Australian film industry lives on, and the voices of our home-grown storytellers continue to be heard.
Study & life hacks
How to cope with stress the morning of your Year 12 ATAR results
If you’re one of thousands of Year 12 students awaiting ATAR results, things are about to get very real. So, how can you fight the symptoms of stress?
How can you start your own podcast?
With the number of podcasts out there, you may be starting to think you could create your own. You’ve got the passion for a particular topic, the home office set-up (thanks to the pandemic) and the time up your sleeve to learn a new skill (you can thank COVID-19 for that too). But how much work is really involved in being a master of the mic?
How to resign gracefully when leaving a job you used to love
Unhappy at work and ready to move on? Learn how to make a smooth exit and part on good terms, even in the middle of a pandemic.
How to stop apologising for doing your job
If you find yourself mumbling “I’m sorry” more times than you’d like to admit, you’re not alone. Many of us are serial workplace apologisers, pulling out the “sorries” to fill silences, ease social tension or make constructive criticism go away faster.
Revealed: The routines of successful people
Have you ever wished you could peer inside the daily schedule of, say Oprah Winfrey? How about Barack and Michelle Obama? Or Elon Musk? We’ve done the hard work for you. Here’s what you can learn from their daily routines.
How to beat procrastination and become a more active learner
The urge to put off studying affects just about everybody. So let’s look at why you procrastinate and how to stop doing it.
How to study effectively for your exams
Nervous about an upcoming exam? Here are 12 of our best study tips to help you prepare for the big day.