Careers and Pathways
The latest Student information on Careers and Pathways are found on this page.
Careers, MIPs and Transitions Leader
Buckley Park College
YEAR 10 & 11 Subject Selection
Don't be confused. Check here to find information to assist with your research and understanding of VCE subjects, tertiary programs and careers.
VCE subject and Career Exploration
The following are useful websites for VCE information:
VCAA- This site explains in detail the content of the study including assessment methods and the content for unit 3 & 4.
VTAC- The Victorian Tertiary Admission Centre (VTAC) site provides publications and all manner of relevant information to becoming familiar with tertiary admission. Course search provides excellent overall view of tertiary providers for courses and lists any prerequisite studies required. You can also view publications.
Subscribing to the VTAC blog or Facebook is a great way to stay informed during VCE.
PREREQUISITES for 2018
PREREQUISITES FOR 2019-
This publication has information relating to VCE and lists the prerequisite VCE studies for specific tertiary programs. This will assist students in deciding their VCE program and enable a comparison between similar programs offered by different tertiary providers. Click HERE
2017 Job Guide-www.jobguide.education.gov.au
Year 10 students are no longer issued with a personal copy of the job guide however there is a class set available for borrowing from the library.
YEAR 10 WORK EXPERIENCE 2017
4 IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS
YOU NEED TO PRINT AND TAKE ON
All Students in year 10, including those in a VCE study, participate in the work experience program
Dates: 27 - 31 March 2017
Work experience information from DEECD CLICK HERE
for you VCAL Structured Workplace Learning Form
for the Travel & Accommodation Form
News,Events and Resources
Below are a range of resources that offer specific career and study option to students
WIRL offers a snapshot through the eyes of a young person beginning their own career; the driving idea behind the resource is to open the eyes of a young person as to what a career is really like and what range of careers are available. The login details are: buckley then the password: buckley16
Youth Central is the Victorian Government's website for young people aged 12-25, filled with great information and articles about finding a job and study options
Making Informed Career Choices
The Australian Government Department of Employment information on employment trends and information for Secondary Students: CLICK HERE
If you are considering Medicine, Nursing and Health then take a look at why MONASH is special.
JobCraft is all about linking you to opportunities that interest you.
Join JobCraft and you will have access to employment and further education opportunities, local events, support, local agencies and other important info that will help you to stay connected to make the most out of your options. If you're under 25 and a little unsure about your next step then join JobCraft.
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Do you need help looking for work? KANGAN Employment Centre is here to help! Click on the KANGAN Logo above and discover how they can help you.
Career decisions are some of the most important ones of your life, so getting help in making those decisions is vital. CareerNews is one source of information available to you.
CareerNews will be published fortnightly throughout the year, providing information about how to choose a career, information sessions on courses and careers. Open Days at institutions, career expos and more.