The impact of enrolment of students from New South Wales at the University of Southern Queensland

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Simmons, Shane. 2009. "The impact of enrolment of students from New South Wales at the University of Southern Queensland ." Azimuth. 48 (5), pp. 39-40.
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The impact of enrolment of students from New South Wales at the University of Southern Queensland

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AuthorSimmons, Shane
Journal TitleAzimuth
Journal Citation48 (5), pp. 39-40
Number of Pages2
Year2009
Place of PublicationSydney, Australia
Web Address (URL)http://www.surveyors.org.au/__documents/azimuth/2009-editions/09-jun.pdf
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This article will examine the impact of enrolment of students from New South Wales at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) across the surveying programs at USQ.

The shortage of trained professionals and tradesman across a wide range of occupations in Australia is widely acknowledged, the surveying profession is just one profession identified by the federal government. Consequently, enrolment in surveying programs at USQ has been strong with approximately a fourfold increase in total 1st year enrolments from 2003 to 2009.

Keywordsspatial science enrolments; university; distance education
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020390303. Higher education
390114. Vocational education and training curriculum and pedagogy
401399. Geomatic engineering not elsewhere classified
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