New courses offer great careers in health and community services

Thursday, December 15, 2011

The Health and Community Services Faculty has been extremely busy finalising new courses. Over the next few months we are launching new courses for those interested in entering the emerging allied health sector. These courses include: Certificate IV in Allied Health (Nutrition & Dietetics) – launched 14 November 2011 Certificate IV…

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Exciting new nationally accredited animal care courses

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Those looking to build a career in animal care can now enrol in the Certificate III and Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services with Open Colleges, following the signing of an agreement with the Animal Industries Resources Centre (AIRC). The new courses were launched in December 2011. The AIRC, part of the…

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Maintaining our leadership in business, finance and accounting

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Continuous improvement is the ongoing theme in the Business, Finance and Accounting Faculty, with the release of new courses, the upgrading of existing ones and detailed planning for new courses. Setting the pace was the release on October 31 of the Advanced Diploma of Accounting, which completes our suite of…

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Partnership delivers advanced diplomas in natural therapies

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Open Colleges is very pleased to announce a major boost to its range of professional qualifications in the Open College of Natural Therapies. Open Colleges, through an agreement with the Australian Institute of Holistic Medicine (AIHM), now provides access to Advanced Diplomas of Naturopathy, Homeopathy, Nutritional Medicine and Western Herbal Medicine. The…

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Keeping up the pace in Business, Finance & Accounting

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Accounting Business and Finance courses

On 22 September, Cengage Education launched the new Diploma of Accounting from the FNS10 Training Package. As Business, Finance & Accounting Faculty Head Paula Irvine explains, the diploma has been designed to provide a pathway for students in the Certificate IV in Accounting and Certificate IV in Bookkeeping courses. ”We want…

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New design and technology courses proving popular

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Fashion Design courses

Many of our new courses are generating considerable interest and significant enrolments. One such course is the Certificate IV in Applied Fashion Design & Technology that has attracted a large number of students, including some from overseas. The strong take-up of new courses in Design & Technology has the Faculty…

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Could a TESOL qualification be ED’s passport to overseas adventure?

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Could a TESOL qualification be ED's passport to overseas adventure?

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New courses keep coming

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Cengage Member Logo

The options for lifelong learning with Cengage Education continue to expand, with yet more new or restructured courses being introduced. Here is a quick summary of the courses launched this month or in the very near future: Business, Finance & Accounting Certificate III in Business Administration (Legal) – available now Certificate…

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New courses launched in Design & Technology

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Graphic and Web Design

“The number and variety of courses being introduced in Design & Technology is building a strong sense of momentum, with more new courses in the pipeline,” says Dirk Drieberg, our Design & Technology Faculty Head. The restructure of our Certificate IV in Design is now complete with two new specialisations launched on…

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Taking good counsel

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Dr Marilyn Dunn-Bernstein, a trainer with Cengage Education, is excited about the new Diploma of Counselling. “The course has been designed to take maximum advantage of Cengage’s state-of-the-art technology by providing students with a very high quality online learning experience,” she says. Marilyn, and fellow senior trainer Maurice Benfredj, are…

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