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Orientation is the important first step in making your journey with Holmesglen an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Whether face to face or remotely delivered, you will have access to all the necessary information to get you started.

As the new semester approaches, you will receive a series of emails with updates on the next steps you need to take, before attending your information session. These will include undertaking a literacy and numeracy skills assessment from home and registering for your course.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Student Assist team if you experience any difficulties completing your online test or registration process. They will be available by phone at 9564 2002 or email at InternationalStudentAssist@holmesglen.edu.au

Semester 2, 2022 VET and Higher Education Faculty Orientation Sessions

As part of your orientation program, you are required to attend a session with your faculty to receive a full induction to assist you in transitioning to your studies at Holmesglen.

For information on the date, time, and location of your customised session will be provided soon.

If you have any questions about your Orientation please contact the International Student Support team InternationalStudentAssist@holmesglen.edu.au or call 9564 2002 for assistance.

Degree-entry program 

Students commencing their Higher Education studies at Holmesglen will be required to attend Holmesglen's degree-entry program during their orientation period. This two- week intensive program prepares new students who are commencing Higher Education for their degree-level study. It provides a strong foundation for success and ensures that students commence their courses with confidence.

The program integrates social and academic support and includes: degree introduction; language, literacy and numeracy support; 'get to know you' and social activities with fellow students and introductions to the mentoring and buddy systems.

Transitioning from VET to Degree program

Holmesglen runs a two to three-week intensive program providing a transition from VET to degree courses. Students entering with credits from pathway programs are given social and academic support to ensure they commence their degree course with confidence.

The program provides students with specific subject content required as preparation for the degree they are undertaking. Social and academic support is integrated in the program that includes: degree introduction; language, literacy and numeracy support; 'get to know you' and social activities with fellow students and introductions to the mentoring and buddy systems.

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

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