Education in Austraialia
By: Philip, Jes, Sawyer, Thomas
What if you were able to have 2 weeks off every semester? What if you went to school until you were 16? Well these are things that occur in Australia daily. Australia has a life like this. But don't doubt it's education! It has very high standards and you have to do your best to go places. Australia is in the top schools and so are we but their are great differences between the two.
Life of the Students
Second, in Australia, the cost to go to school can range from 7,800 to 30,000 dollars, there are private, public, and home schooling available. When it comes to the academics for college, there are the “fields of study.” There are hundreds of types of Scholarships available for all types of schools in Australia. "Australian schools do more than just educate students. They prepare them for life − developing communication skills, self-discipline and respect for themselves, their peers and their world." (Schools in Austrailia) Here are a few of the fields of study.
Geological composition and structures
Mathematical and statistical techniques
Observation and measurement
Subatomic particles and quantum mechanics
Thermodynamics and entropy