Choosing the right subjects for you in your final school years will set you up for a bright future. Some UOW degrees ask for prior knowledge, or what we call ‘assumed knowledge’ so by picking the right subjects for your study area, your options will remain wide open. It is also important to choose subjects that you are both good at and interested in.
JobJumpstart is a government resource that provides information and resources to help you learn about the different ways to contact employers about jobs; explore the jobs and industries that might suit you; understand how to develop your skills and build your experience; learn how to make your job application stand out to employers; adjust to the workforce and understand your workplace rights and responsibilities. There is also some great advice about choosing your HSC subjects.
An interactive, online career exploration service for students to explore career options. Helps you see job possibilities, identify your own interests and skill areas, and set career goals and plans to achieve them.
The national directory of vocational education and training (VET) organisations and courses. It is an Australian Government initiative to enable consumers to search for, and compare, VET courses and training providers.
Ready to explore all your career options? Investigating all your potential career pathways in Australia? Keep reading to discover a comprehensive list of career paths, statistics, advice and recommended courses that will help you gain the expertise to succeed in your professional life.
This free website offers a Career Quiz, over 350 career profiles, a Job-Fit test to assess work-readiness and career compatibility and other online tools and resources for students and job-seekers as well as their parents, teachers and employers.
A new online tool to help make choosing HSC subjects easier for everyone. Subject Compass suggests relevant HSC subjects based on your interests, skills, personality traits, intended career path or tertiary study plans.