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Monash College statement regarding changes to ELICOS National Standards

Monash College is responding to misrepresentation via media outlets regarding additional assessment prior to admission to territory programs.

University news

Parents want more life skills to be taught in school

Parents want teachers to do more when it comes to teaching their children about social and life skills inside the classroom, according to a new report.

Learning & teaching
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Monash University and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport join forces with new partnership

Monash University and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) will join forces to deliver a tailored schools program, encouraging young people to get involved in motor sport.

Engineering & technology
EVACTUATION

Hurricane Irma nursing home deaths shows stark dilemma of whether to stay put or evacuate

The death of Florida nursing home residents whose air-conditioning failed last week during Hurricane Irma highlights the tragic consequences of some of our most vulnerable citizens during a natural disaster.

Medicine & health

Monash Industry Engagement program wins 2017 AFR Higher Education Award

Working with industry in a way that transcends the standard commercial relationships has landed Monash Industry Team Initiative (MITI) Australia's most prestigious higher education award for Industry Engagement at the Australian Financial

Industry & partnerships

Biology is partly to blame for high rates of mental illness in women – the rest is social

Men and women respond differently to diseases and treatments for biological, social and psychological reasons. Depression and anxiety are known to affect around one in five people, but depression occurs twice as often in women as in men.

Medicine & health
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Monash University’s Railway Research Institute to install latest condition monitoring technologies onto Hong Kong’s MTR network

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology is strengthening its international collaboration with the Hong Kong MTR Corporation, to install the latest and most advanced condition monitoring technologies.

Engineering & technology

World’s Largest Study of How Exercise and Healthy Diet Interventions in Pregnancy Improve Health of Mothers and Babies

Globally – half of all women of childbearing age are overweight or obese and women generally are gaining excess weight in pregnancy. This excess weight gain is putting women at greater risk of complications.

Medicine & health