Are you dreading assessment submissions? Feeling anxious any time you think about Turnitin? You’re not alone! Referencing Related Stress (RRS) is a common condition among university students. It’s piling on unnecessary pressure and we need it to stop.
Lucky for all of us, the Academic Learning Centre (ALC) has the perfect remedy – a concoction of tips to help you cure RRS and stress less about referencing.
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With all the overwhelm, confusion and excitement of University life, we bet you haven’t even had the chance to figure out what you’re supposed to be doing, let alone how you go about achieving it. Don’t worry, we got you!
Welcome to your CQUni New Student Initiation – your checklist for the must-do’s and must-see’s to make you the very best CQUni student you can be.
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It’s that time in the term when assessments are piling up and due dates are looming. Study is all about juggling and digging deep but it can get overwhelming if you have trouble with a task and can’t work through it on your own. Don’t stress! We have a range of services and resources for times like this.
Keep reading for our top picks for academic and study help.
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Conferral date is just around the corner. A lucky bunch of students have finished their last units and are now eagerly awaiting the completion of their studies.
You might be one of this lucky group. Or perhaps you’re just looking ahead with excitement. Either way, it’s never too early to start thinking about Graduation.
Here are three reasons why you should start now and not after Conferral Date…
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If you are planning to study overseas, you might be considering using the services of an education agent.
An education agent can help you with your study options and assist you with your university or visa application process.
Here are the top 5 questions you should ask your education agent.
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Moodle is CQUniversity’s online learning environment. If you’re like me and you like to stay on-top of your unit material, you probably use Moodle every day to watch lectures, read announcements from teaching staff and plan for assessments.
While you might access Moodle regularly, you might not know the ins and outs of this great system. The following tips will help you become a Moodle expert…
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Your contact details allow us to communicate with you throughout your time as a CQUni student. During your studies, your details may change and it’s important to let us know when this happens. Here’s why…
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It’s that time of year again! A time of short weeks and longer weekends. There are a bunch of upcoming public holidays, so here are our tips for planning around them.
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There are times when an email simply won’t reach you fast enough. To make sure we can contact you as quickly as possible, the University uses the SafeZone app as a communication solution for emergencies, first aid requests and more.
Here’s why you should download the app today…
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As an international student, we understand there are many things to consider when studying and living in Australia. These include your personal health and wellbeing. We encourage all our international students to undertake regular health checks.
As you are probably aware, it is a condition of your student visa that you maintain Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of your studies. This allows you access to the health service and public hospitals in Australia, which includes cover for:
- standard consultation fee with a General Practitioner
- standard costs for a stay in a shared ward of a public hospital
- emergency ambulance cover; and
- most prescription drugs.
How to arrange an appointment
To arrange a health check, please call to make an appointment with a local medical centre. Check the yellow pages directory under Doctors, or Medical Practitioners to find a doctor or clinic.
If you ever require emergency medical care, go to the Emergency section at the nearest hospital, which are usually open 24 hours.
A full list of all public and private hospitals in Australia is available at MyHospitals.
If the situation is life threatening, call an ambulance immediately. The emergency number for Ambulance, Police, and Fire services is 000.
Should you ever feel unwell, or require medical attention, please don’t hesitate to seek advice from a qualified health professional during your stay in Australia.