VCE Study Skills Day

This free event is designed to support VCE students, providing valuable advice and strategies to help you excel.

2016 program

The 2016 Study Skills days proved be highly popular, helping VCE students  develop skills to manage their way through the VCE exam season, and the transition into university.

Future sessions will be announced in 2017.

Topics

  • Time management
  • Gaining momentum in study
  • Learning more efficiently
  • Building resilience and managing stress
  • English exam revision
  • Preparing for study at FedUni

Guest speaker – Mark Dobson

Mark was a founding member of a Bard High School Early College, New York City (a university for talented teens). In 2009, the university was acknowledged by President Obama for its innovation in education. In this session, Mark offers students the Study Skills practiced in New York City.

'Insight' presented by the Black Dog Institute

This is a presentation on mental health developed by the Black Dog Institute specifically for adolescents. It covers what happens if we lose our mental health, how we can get it back again and explains what resilience is and how to build it.

English revision: Analysis of language use

Break into groups and refresh your knowledge and develop your skills for your English exam. Learn from FedUni lecturers who are experts in the field.

'Speed networking' with FedUni staff and students

Speak to staff and students about their experiences at FedUni and ask them any questions that you have about the University.