Headstart Information Evening - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Headstart Information Evening

Start uni while still in high school through Headstart!

At this information session, we'll take you through everything you need to know about Headstart, from choosing the right subjects through to tips to balancing Headstart with your school studies.

Through Headstart, Year 11 and 12 students get a taste of university whilst gaining credit towards their degree. The first subject is FREE, saving you money and time on your full degree.

You'll also hear from current Headstart students who will talk about their experience as they provide tips for what to expect.

Why study Headstart?
  • Gain credit towards your USC degree
  • Save money! The first Headstart course is free and your second course is only $400
  • Prepare for and get a taste of university
  • Gain QCE points
  • Broaden your education
  • Explore a subject you're interested in before committing to a full degree
What is Headstart?

Students talk about why they chose Headstart and how it's helped them with their school work.

Kelsey Hyra
Read Kelsey's Headstart journey
"Headstart is a great opportunity to see if university is something you want to consider doing even if you are not sure. There are lots of different classes and my favourite thing about USC is how many helpful resources I have access to."
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