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Deakin at Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn

Situated in the Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn, Deakin invites you to study locally. The Centre is located at 75-95 Central Park Avenue in Craigieburn.

Learning Centre CraigieburnSchool Leaver or mature aged and wanting study options in 2015? Deakin is offering three courses in psychology, education and a pathway program to get you headed towards a university degree. With our partner Kangan Institute of TAFE, Deakin is working within the City of Hume to provide higher education opportunities for the community and the chance to learn where you live.

Deakin's Learning Centres are media-rich and utilise video conferencing, to create personalised and interactive learning wherever students are located.

Study Support

In addition to your tutor for each unit that you study, there are the following academic and peer support services available:

Writing Mentors

Writing Mentors are current Deakin students who have excelled in their studies and have undertaken training to be the first point of contact to assist other students. They can answer a range of questions about assessment tasks, assignment structure, turnitin reports, academic referencing, extensions to the due date, CloudDeakin, student services and more. They are available online Monday - Friday from 11am to 2pm throughout the teaching weeks of Trimester 1 and 2 and can be consulted without an appointment. Learning Centre staff will assist you to dial in to the online meeting.

Language and Learning Adviser

Language and Learning Advisers are Deakin staff members who provide specialised support in the areas of assignment preparation and academic writing. You may be referred to an Adviser by a Writing Mentor for further assistance. The Language and Learning Adviser for the Deakin Learning Centres is Carolyn Malkin who is available online Monday to Thursday from 3-5pm until the end of the exam periods in Trimester 1 and 2. Learning Centre staff will book an appointment for a 30 minute session for you. You can call them on 5227 8784 or email craigieburn@deakin.edu.au

Study Skills Workshops

Study Skills Workshops will be offered on Tuesdays from 3-4pm throughout the teaching weeks of Trimester 2. A different topic will be covered each week including taking notes, writing academic assignments, referencing and preparing for exams. Download a copy of the full workshop series.

Cloud PASS

Cloud Peer Assisted Study Sessions are available in selected units to all Deakin students. The group sessions are led by students who have successfully completed the units and use Blackboard Collaborate and other online tools.

Trimester 2 program

Unit code

Unit name and Blackbord link

Cloud PASS Leader

Day/time

ACR102

Introduction to Crime and Criminal Justice

Mahima Bhandari

Mon 7.00pm

ALW117

Writing for Professional Purposes

Sandy Whittem

Mon 7.30pm

HBS108

Health Information and Data

Atticus Gray

Wed 7.30pm

HBS110

Health Behaviour

Sharon Ashton

Tues 7.30pm

HPS121

Psychology B: Individual and Social Development

Sylvia Gray

Thurs 7.30pm

HPS201

Research Methods in Psychology A

Katie Eastaugh

Tues 2.00pm

MAF101

Fundamentals of Finance

David Millman

Mon 7.30pm

MIS101

Business Information Systems

Devesh Khanna

Thurs 7.30pm

MIS171

Business Analytics

Dean Mendes/Alana Cowley

Tue 7.30pm

SIT104

Introduction to Web Development

Felix Quinn-Allan

Wed 7.30pm

Courses offered in 2015

Bachelor of Psychological Science (PDF, 215.3 KB)

Bachelor of Commerce (PDF, 277.0 KB)


Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

Applications will now be accepted online through the Deakin Applicant Portal. For assistance contact artsedstudentsupport@deakin.edu.au

For enrolment and application information please contact:
Faculty of Arts and Education
+61 3 556 33073

Hume – a vibrant city of great contrasts

Taking pride in its rich heritage and history, Hume boasts wonderful natural features and a culturally rich community. Hume is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Australia and home to the internationally acclaimed Melbourne Airport, leading manufacturing and technology industries, and award winning wineries.

Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn

Facilities

The contemporary building, adjacent to Craigieburn Central, features iconic architectural design with facilities including IT training rooms and meeting rooms, as well as a large multipurpose room equipped with the latest audio-visual presentation equipment.

Library

In addition to meeting and event space, the stunning Craigieburn Library houses a collection of more than 60 000 items. Offering all the benefits of a traditional public library, the facility incorporates the best features of modern learning centres, including a children's storytelling area and dedicated youth space.

Food and child care

The onsite cafe provides the perfect spot for meetings, study and catch-ups with friends. Occasional care for children is available to ensure all members of the community can access the array of learning opportunities offered by the centre.

Access

Located on the corner of Central Park Avenue and Aitken Boulevard, the centre is accessible by car, train and bus.

Transport

Car – Free parking is available in the car park directly behind the centre.

Train – Craigieburn train station is located just over three kilometres from the centre with direct connections to and from the Melbourne CBD.

Bus – Bus number 529 provides direct connection from Craigieburn train station to Central Park Avenue. Get off at Central Park Avenue for a five minute walk to the Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn.

Ask for the Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn Transport.

Visit the Hume Multiversity initiative or phone 9356 6999 for more information about the Hume Global Learning Centre or the Hume Multiversity initiative.

For more information, please visit deakin.edu.au/learning-centres or contact 03 5227 8784 or via email craigieburn@deakin.edu.au.

 

Hume Global Learning Centre – Craigieburn

75-95 Central Park Avenue
Craigieburn

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