Making good decisions about your future starts with knowing yourself. Think about your skills, your interests and the values that are important to you.
There are excellent interactive tools available on the Careers New Zealand website that can get you started thinking broadly about what careers might suit you. The jobs database on the same website shows the jobs that are going to be in high demand now and in the next few years—for example, engineer and IT specialist.
Download the information to find out more
Visit the Websites:
http://learn.canterbury.ac.nz/course/view.php?id+2728 – username and password are both the same – uniprep
Victoria University Career Development
We know that students getting their finances sorted early helps prepare them for a successful start to their tertiary study.
It’s now time for students to apply for student finance. They can do this even if they haven’t decided where or what they’re going to study. Sussed online is also a great way for students to understand what they can apply for.
Our Apply Online Guide provides some great tips for students who are new to our online tools, providing helpful answers to students’ commonly asked questions.
Students can use the guide independently, or alternatively you could set up a session using a computer suite at school.
UE Approved Subjects
The list of approved subjects can be found here
List of Approved Subjects for University Entrance: Mathematics and Statistics, Science, and Technology
From 2014, all subjects on the approved subject list will be only those assessed using achievement standards.
Mathematics, Science and Technology
For the curriculum learning areas of Mathematics and Statistics, Science, and Technology, there is a generic subject on the approved subject list, in addition to the other subjects within the learning area.
The generic subjects of Mathematics, Science, and Technology can be assessed using any achievement standards at Level 3 within the relevant curriculum learning area. This is explained in more detail for each of the subjects below.
The explanation of how you can combine some subjects particularly maths, science and technology (new this year) can be found here