Southern Cross University - SCU reviews

27 reviews
(4.05) 27 reviews

Southern Cross University - SCU ratings

Average ratings based on 27 reviews
Overall Rating
4.05
Job Prospects
3.96
Teachers
4.23
Course Work
4.21
Time Worthy
4.15
Money Worthy
4.13
Friend Test
4.25
Support
4.00
Facilities
4.00
Industry Contacts
4.00

More about Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University (SCU) has campuses in Lismore, Coffs Harbour and the Gold Coast (Bilinga) and also offers courses online.

Based on our Southern Cross University reviews, students recommend the following:
Attend as many classes as possible as the tutors are very helpful and engaging;
Plan your study and manage your time;
Join and participate in Uni life - clubs, societies, activities. They are a good way to make friends and learn from others;

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Overall, I found Uni Life changing experience. Not only for the course content but just to learn and discover, to push myself outside my comfort zone.

Positives: Smaller class size being a country uni made for a great community and supportive p...

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Positives: The best part of this course is the extensive support available to students. Being a smaller university, the tutors and course convenors get to know the students and they genuinely care about you. When I have struggled to understand an ...

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Positives: Helping kids in education

Negatives: Studying

My advice to future students is: Study heaps

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17 Jul 2018
East Lismore

Positives: The teachers, students and exercises are wonderful. This course gets you the skills you need outside the work force and it provides positive enforcement to issues

Negatives: Long and tiring

My advice to future students is: Always ...

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Positives: There was some practical classes that let you put into practice what you learn in theory. Also a practical test which simulated a real life situation/task that puts pressure on the student so they can see whether they can do it in real ...

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Positives: There was freedom to select units via Open Universities which allowed for variety of electives. The education units were mostly relevant and offered practical skills.

Negatives: There was poor organisation in terms of subject selecti...

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Positives: The tutors and lecturers are exceptional at helping you pass, they are very invested and outcome orientated. I always feel like they are willing to do whatever it takes to get me over the finish line.

Negatives: There are a lot of ex...

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08 Jul 2018
East Lismore

Positives: The course is challenging, and full of important information that I’d use in real life. The teachers are good and attentive

Negatives: Lack of direction, one of my learners road blocks was not knowing what could be used as reference ...

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15 Jun 2018
East Lismore

I studied Indigenous Studies with a Indigenous Studies degree.

Positives: Greater cultural awareness
Niche area of study and, ultimately, work

Negatives: Environmental Law as a core subject - this is not the norm.

My advice to future stu...

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I studied Indigenous Studies with a Law degree.

Positives: Greater cultural awareness
Niche area of study and, ultimately, work

Negatives: Environmental Law as a core subject - this is not the norm.

My advice to future students is: Choos...

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Southern Cross University - SCU
27 reviews