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June 9, 2021

Social Work: Low ATAR requirement and a higher graduate salary

Who'd have thought that graduates from courses in one of the most accessible fields of study are also among the best paid? 

Tags: Social Work / The Good Universities Guide / graduate outcomes / ATAR

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Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.

Albert Einstein

May 24, 2021

Creative Arts: ATAR entry scores versus graduate outcomes

It’s important for prospective students to look beyond low ATAR requirements and average national employment rates.

Tags: The Good Universities Guide / Creative Arts / 2021 ratings / ATAR

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April 23, 2021

Does a high-ATAR course guarantee the best employment outcomes?

The fields of study with the highest entry requirements don’t necessarily deliver the best employment rates or the highest salaries at graduation — at least, not straight away.

Tags: The Good Universities Guide / Social Work / ATAR / 2021 Ratings

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July 18, 2018

Survey gains insight into student attitudes on STEM, ATARs and study

Conducted in March, the ‘Student Edge High School Survey’ looked at students’ attitudes towards STEM subjects, ATARs, homework, study environments and tutoring.

Tags: STEM / career exploration / research / Student Edge / ATAR / homework / school

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