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NMIT Super Thursdays December 12

05 Dec 2013

Super Thursday is on again! On December 12 NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE) will be running a Super Thursday event across all metropolitan campuses.

These events give students the chance to come in to NMIT and learn more about what the institute has to offer.

Super Thursdays are a lot like open days, except they happen all throughout the year. NMIT’s doors are opened up to anyone interested in finding out more about the institute. NMIT hosts talks on specific courses, as well as general information about the different departments and the Institute as a whole.

Super Thursdays are a great chance to come in and find out more about NMIT ahead of VTAC applications.

Current NMIT student Floyd Footman found himself a bit lost nearing the end of VCE when he found out about Super Thursdays. “I was finishing year 12, but wasn’t sure where I was going afterwards. I came into a Super Thursday at Preston to find out what my options were.”

Floyd ended up enrolling in the Diploma of Tourism program. “It was really good to talk to teachers, I didn’t really know what the tourism industry was all about until I came in,” he said. “The teachers were able to give me a really good idea of what the different courses were like.”

Floyd is graduating from the Advanced Diploma of Tourism this year, and will take his studies even further to a degree course. “I really enjoy my course, plus I’ve knocked a year off a degree.”

The next Super Thursday is on the Thursday December 12 on all NMIT campuses. In addition to there will be the following presentations:

Heidelberg - Youth Information Night
5:45 PM – 7:00PM, Building F, Student Common Area, Heidelberg Campus
Contact: Youth Unit on 9269 8665. Please RSVP.

Collingwood – Liberal Arts Information Session
4:00PM-7:00PM, Library, Collingwood Campus

Preston – Hospitality with English
4:00PM – 7:00PM, Building C (Library), Preston Campus

Preston – Childcare with English (ESL)
4:00PM – 7:00PM, Building C (Library), Preston Campus

Epping– Education Support Information Session
4:00PM – 7:00PM, Building M (Library), Epping Campus

Fairfield– Science Information Session
4:00PM – 7:00PM, Building Q (Library), Fairfield Campus

There are also general information centres from 4pm – 7pm, come and meet us at one of the locations across the following campuses:

Preston: Library Building C
Collingwood: Library Building A
Fairfield: Library Building Q
Epping: Library Building M
Heidelberg: Foyer Building F
Greensborough: Foyer Building A

To find out more about Super Thursdays, please visit

WHAT: Super Thursday

WHERE: NMIT Metropolitan Campuses

WHEN: December 12



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Media enquiries should be directed to the NMIT Communications Coordinator, James Gardener, on 03 92691579, 0413 483 182 or ua.ud1556209773e.tim1556209773n@ren1556209773edrag1556209773semaj1556209773

NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE) – Situated on six campuses and six training centres throughout Melbourne’s north plus a regional campus at Ararat, NMIT delivers vocational training, higher education and lifelong learning capabilities for a global workforce.  NMIT forges partnerships with community, industry and government to produce practical, solution orientated graduates capable of making meaningful contributions to their chosen field of endeavour.

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