Please note that this blog is intended for the students and parents associated with Gordonvale State High School, Cairns. Please check areas of interest as seen on the blog to confirm dates and other information as there will be occasions when dates will change and the information may not be included in the blog as it may not have been received by the school. Posts prior to July 2017 may have reference to Smithfield State High School as this blog was initially developed for students when I was the Guidance Officer at that school.

University courses for year 11 and 12 students

Some universities offer senior students opportunities to commence tertiary studies while still t school. In some cases students may receive credit for these courses towards a degree upon enrolling at the university.

Please visit the links below for further information on courses and the ability to complete them by distance, the closing dates, costs and contact details. .

The University of Queensland Young Scholars program

Central Queensland University Start Uni Now (SUN) program:

Queensland University of Technology Start QUT program:

Bond University Student for a Semester Program

University of the Sunshine Coast Headstart Program

Griffith University GUESTS programs

University of Southern Queensland Head Start program

New South Wales information

The University of Melbourne School Students Extension program