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VICE, UTS partner to train media students

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While print revenues shrivel as traditional media struggle to understand this thing called the internet, online magazine VICE has embraced it, and is omnipresent throughout millennials’ Facebook feeds. Now the largely 20-something class of 2016 communications cohort at the University ...

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Design collaboratively, learn the same way: architect

The Somerville College Technical Education & Trade Training Centre. Photo: Christine Francis

Collaboration is the beating heart of effective vocational education spaces, an architect has said. Mark Freeman, from specialist educational architecture firm Gray Puksand, recently completed a $5.1 million VET facility situated in Melbourne’s Somerville Secondary College. Freeman said he worked closely ...

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Budget snapshot: Key items affecting higher ed

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SAVINGS MEASURES Higher Education Reform — deregulation shelved, funding cuts delayed to 2018 As explained in the budget papers regarding the government’s deregulation reforms that were twice rejected by the senate: “The government will delay the implementation of the higher education reforms ...

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