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Student Session: "What's the Difference"

Event Details

Wed 28 Apr 2021, 11:00am
Wed 28 Apr 2021, 3:00pm
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Pathways to Tertiary

Week 1: Wednesday 28 April - What's the difference between secondary education and tertiary education?

Student Session


Time Guest Speakers Description of Session
Session 1 11.00am – 12.00pm

Rae Anderson
Para Olympian

Will Stubley
CEO Year 13

What does Tertiary Education look like?
For students to gain a basic understanding of the differences between learning and studying at secondary school compare to tertiary education and how to apply, supports available
Session 2 1.00pm – 2.00pm

Kay Dean
Assistive Technology

Donna Polak Manager
Student Hubs, TAFE NSW

How is studying different in a tertiary setting?
For students to gain a basic understanding of academic writing in both a University and or TAFE setting, including self-motivational and learning principles. Brief overview of Assistive Technology available.
Session 3 2.00pm – 3.00pm

Aili Li
University Graduate

Hitika Bhatia

CALD Community
University student with disability (graduate) talk about barriers, challenges they faced based on cultural background, language and other factors Mental Health Counsellor – A private mental health counsellor, talking about her experiences working with multicultural communities ( school students, parents, school and medical professionals)


Registrations are now OPEN, so be sure to register at tinyurl.com/p2t-21 to save your place!

Download program  |  For more information, please contact Audrey Housbey AHousbey@verto.org.au