CourseSearch

National Course Seeker website launched

The Course Seeker website is now available at courseseeker.edu.au. The Course Seeker website contains information about higher education courses in all Australian states and territories (including Victoria). This interactive, searchable website displays course information, entry requirements, admission processes and student satisfaction and graduate survey results at the study area and […]

Round 1 ATAR profiles now available in CourseSearch

ATAR profiles as at 16 January 2018 are now visible directly in course entries on VTAC CourseSearch. A link is provided to the most recent ATAR profile on the institution’s website, which meets Higher Education Standards Panel requirements for publication of the most recent ATAR profile including direct applicants. However, […]

Survey: help name the National Higher Education Admissions Information Platform

The Higher Education Standards Panel’s review on improving transparency in higher education admissions recommended the development of a new national higher education admission information platform that would give prospective higher education students and their influencers ready access to comprehensive, consistent and comparable information about course options, admission requirements, assessments and […]

Similar CourseSearch keywords – call for submissions

When using CourseSearch, sometimes similar courses are described by institutions using different words. For example, a student searching for “exercise science” may not see a relevant course because it is described as “human movement”, or a student searching for “paramedicine” should also see courses described as “paramedics”. This is a […]

CourseSearch review 2018

VTAC is commencing its annual review of CourseSearch. We will draw on recent usability studies and analytics data to improve the product. We would like to supplement this with feedback from schools. What enhancements would you like to see? This could be a new feature, a change or something you […]