University fees to be overhauled, some course costs to double as domestic student places boosted

By education and parenting reporter Conor Duffy Posted Friday 19 June 2020 at 12:06am, updated Friday 19 June 2020 at 4:40pm The cost of studying humanities at university is set to double, but “job-relevant” course fees will be slashed under an overhaul of tertiary education announced by the Federal Government today. Key points: Under the tertiary education overhaul, humanities and communications will be in the same cost bracket as …

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Healthcare and social services could be key for future job security post-coronavirus

By Alison Xiao Posted Saturday 18 July 2020 at 7:17am, updated Saturday 18 July 2020 at 12:23pm via abc.net.au. When Bec Cooke lost work during the pandemic, she took time to take stock. Key points: Health care and social assistance could be some of the most stable job sectors ahead Those industries were predicted to grow by 250,000 jobs by 2023 Recruiters say candidates are frequently asking how they …

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