Improve your listening skills as you study an English course in Melbourne

One of the hardest parts of learning a new language is learning how to listen to it. In the real world, native speakers don’t always follow the rules, and often use informal words and slang. All of this can make listening to English difficult. It isn’t surprising that many people struggle with listening to English. To better communicate and develop...

Become a leader and a manager with Academia’s management courses

Are you a leader or a manager? While there’s a lot of overlap between the two, each is a distinct role! Many people don’t understand the difference. As a result, some managers act like leaders, and some leaders act like managers. People who are on top of their organisation should know how both terms differ. What’s more, those who are...

5 common mistakes while studying English in Melbourne

As you’d expect, learning a new language is almost as tough as it is rewarding. But if you can’t shake bad habits, it can be even tougher! If you have a hard time improving your English skills, it could be because you’re making one of these simple mistakes. Fix these, and your English skills will start improving much faster! Today,...

Australia’s aging population: why NOW is the time to study aged care

According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, we’re getting older! The stats suggest that the percentage of older Australians has been steadily increasing ever since 1967. In fact, the percentage of people over the age of 65 has skyrocketed from 9% of the population in 1927 to a whopping 15% in 2017. According to other studies, the number...

Explore fine and gross motor skills with Academia’s childcare courses!

As any parent knows, there are certain major milestones that your child hits as they grow up: When they start the weaning process Their first steps and words The ability to understand the word “no” Their first tooth Each of these crucial milestones is a signal that your child’s body and brain are developing. Not to mention, they’re momentous occasions...

Go from home cook to a chef with our commercial cookery courses!

You have a passion for food, and an eye for flavours. For years, you’ve experimented in the home kitchen, cooking up all manner of new, exciting, and challenging recipes. You love cooking, plain and simple. So, why not make a career out of it? Many of the students who enroll in our commercial cookery courses at our Melbourne and Brisbane...