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Work placement tips for business students

Written by Billie Tipping A majority of Charles Sturt students – whether they are studying paramedicine, nursing and teaching – have to undertake course placement. It is also an important part of many business students’, like myself, as well. In the...

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5 networking opportunities for nursing students

by Jordon Hadfield When you are at uni, there are always opportunities to network with people within your industry. If you are a Nursing student, networking can go a long way when looking for the career path you want to follow. Here are five of the...

7 steps to survive placement

by Michael Hanrahan The lead up to university placements can be harrowing. But here is my go-to list for making the most of it and having a great time! Step 1: Accommodation When you find out where you’re going for placement, start looking for...

How to level up your CV over summer

by Jenna Verhoeven Summer is the perfect time to get a foot in front of the crowd. While our qualifications will show our knowledge, future employers also want to see our experience and how we apply that knowledge. I’ve put together a list of three...

Planning ahead for workplace learning

Workplace learning, also known as work placement or practicum, is a requirement for many courses offered at CSU. Placements can vary in length and you may be required to travel further than you usually do to attend classes or to find accommodation...

Boost your future career over summer!

Here are five things you can do this summer break to fast-track your career and boost the skills you need. #1 Update your resume It is important to regularly update your resume, even if you’re only part-way through your degree. During your degree...

Why everyone should do work experience

There is a wealth of industry knowledge and networking that can be gained from work experience. Sure, we might have to do it unpaid but the practice and contacts you establish can pave the way for your dream career. As a student, I shared big dreams...

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A day in the life of a placement student

My name is Nick and I’m in my final year of a Bachelor of Medication Radiation Science at CSU. I’m currently on clinical placement working with a private radiology company based in Canberra. There really is no such thing as a ‘typical’ day during...

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