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    Victoria
    Deakin University have announced the launch of four new degree programmes to begin at the university in Trimester 1, 2020.Artificial IntelligenceThe first three programmes announced are a suite of qualifications in Artificial Intelligence: Bachelor of Artificial Intelligence; Master of Applied Artificial Intelligence; and Master of Applied Artificial Intelligence (Professional). The programmes are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills to work on the design, development and...
  • Student Testimonial
    Victoria

    Ashley studied a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Melbourne

    "I studied Philosophy at University of Melbourne for about a year and a half.  Though I didn't graduate, and now live back in London, I got quite a bit out of the course at a time that was pretty difficult for me.  Whilst not everything was straightforward to understand and adjust to with regards to the difference in educational procedure, and Australian testing standards, Study Options did a pretty good job of outlining the basics of the choices I had, and helped me stay on top of...
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    Queensland

    Studied: MSc Protected Area Management at James Cook University, graduating in 2017

    What is your current job/activity?"I am about to go to Oman for a month to work and then I’m heading back to Townsville, Queensland.  I am about to start a PhD at JCU but since completing my masters I have worked in a number of environmental roles, including working as the coral reef ecologist for ‘conservation through education’ company, Operation Wallacea, in Indonesia; I have worked as a researcher on a number of different projects including turtle disease genetics, turtle behaviour,...
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    Australian Capital Territory

    Anil studied a PhD at Australian National University

    Prior to joining ANU, though my passion was always to make an impact on economic thought, I decided to work in banking. So, after my education, which included a BSc in Economics at UCL, an MPhil in Finance at Cambridge University and a Masters in Energy and Economics at Columbia University in the US, I started working in New York as a project financier on Wall Street.After being a consultant at the World Bank and working on Wall Street, however, I decided it was time to follow my...
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    Western Australia

    Jonathan completed his PhD in Marine Biology in March 2019, at The University of Western Australia in Perth

    I came to Australia to start my PhD in January 2015, which was a big adventure as I did not know anyone prior to arriving, and I had not even been to Australia before. Despite this, I was able to settle here and make friends very quickly. I particularly enjoy the lifestyle here in Perth – the climate is warm, dry and sunny year round, which is great because I enjoy a range of outdoor hobbies, including SCUBA diving, cycling and hiking. Perth and Western Australia more generally provides great...
  • Student Testimonial
    Victoria

    Studied: Bachelor of Science (Zoology and Geoscience) at Monash University

    How did your Australian degree help you get to where you are now?Monash was the absolute best experience; Australia is an incredible place. Monash was a fantastic university, offering a variety of core courses and electives and it paired with my personality from the get-go.I am currently living in Miami undertaking a PhD in coral disease and disease resistance genetics at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami. This entails a lot of lab work and sitting...
  • Student Testimonial
    North Island

    Studied: Masters in Social Work (Professional) University of Auckland

    After completing my Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at the University of the West of England, Bristol back in 2008, I never thought I would find myself back in academia again. Knowing the work that is involved and the fees that are required, I really questioned whether the benefits would ever outweigh these costs. However, having spent some time (18 months) living and working as an English teacher in South Korea I quite liked the experience of living as an expat immersed in another culture and...
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    Victoria

    Studied: Master of Art Curatorship at the University of Melbourne

    How did your Australian qualification help you get to where you are in your career? I graduated from The University of Melbourne with a Master of Art Curatorship in 2013. The course included an internship, which was a great way of making connections within the Melbourne art community that are still continuing today.Before moving to Melbourne, I completed a BA in International Business Studies in my hometown Munich, and a Graduate Diploma in Modern and Contemporary Art History at Christie’s...
  • Student Testimonial
    Northern Territory, South Australia

    Studied: Bachelor of Midwifery (Pre-Registration) at Flinders University

    My role as a Registered Midwife is to provide care for women, babies and their families during antenatal, intrapartum and the postnatal period to up to 10 days post hospital care. I perform booking in visits when they first present to the hospital, abdominal palpations to locate the position of the fetus. Listening to the baby's heartbeat. I help women with their mental health and refer them to the appropriate mental health team. I identify any issues during their pregnancy and refer them to...
  • Student Testimonial
    New South Wales

    Rachel started studying the Master of International Security at the University of Sydney in 2019

    Study Options were genuinely invaluable in supporting me throughout my application to the University of Sydney. Stefan, Carla and Sarah are experts in the field and even in the unlikely scenario they do not know the answer to a question, they ensure that they put me in contact with someone who does on the ground. Aside from 'operational' support, Study Options also provide a vital bridge between London and Sydney which is especially important because of factors such as time...
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