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Gone are the heavy textbooks. Gone are the hours spent in lectures. Gone are the days of juggling a part-time job with full-time study. From the traditional 'bricks and mortar' to a more modern, virtual space - online courses are the future of education.

With 2012 declared the 'Year of the MOOC', the growth of quality online courses has freed education and personal development from the shackles of geography, time and money.

Studying online means you can now revise in your pyjamas; in the comfort of your own home, at a time that suits you. And, like a beacon in the dark, this unrivalled convenience and flexibility is attracting people from all walks of life who are looking for an easy way to juggle their 21st century commitments.

With more and more universities, TAFEs and private colleges investing in distance education as a prominent delivery method, the spectrum of online courses has evolved to cover a broad range of qualification levels and industries. There's a match for anyone and everyone, no matter your motivation or goal.

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Top Online Courses

Bachelor of Education (Primary)

This online Bachelor of Education (Primary) course by Curtin University has been designed for people who wish to pursue teaching at a primary school level.


Integrating education theory and classroom practice, the course has a strong English and mathematics focus with a student-centred approach to teaching and learning. After registration, graduates will possess the skills, knowledge and experience required to teach in primary schools, or to pursue pathways in education administration or policy development.


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Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing ACM40412

This online veterinary nursing course offered through Open Colleges provides an entry-level qualification for those wishing to provide professional assistance in the animal care industry.


This fully accredited course gives students a basic overview of veterinary nursing, from animal care to medical and theatre procedures.


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Pet Groomer Certificate

This online Pet Groomer Certificate gives you a solid grounding in the essentials of professional pet grooming and animal care.


If you're interested in working in the fun and interesting field of pet grooming, this online course could form the basis of a career as a professional pet groomer, or could be equally useful for those wishing to improve their grooming skills for their own pets.


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Over 1,000 accredited online courses from leading Australian universities, TAFEs and colleges