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Refugees and people seeking asylum face a number of challenges when learning in Australia – whether it is learning English, in school, or in further or higher education.

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Pathways to education

This audit of educational pathways for refugee students into higher education was developed by the University of Newcastle as part of the (Re)claiming social capital: Improving language and cultural pathways for refugee students into Australian higher education project, in partnership with Curtin and Macquarie Universities, and funded by the Commonwealth Department of Education and Training.
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Settlement Guide: new podcasts by SBS Radio

SBS Australia has recScreenshot of settlement guide topicsently launched a weekly series of radio programs in the form of podcasts with helpful information on settling in Australia. These programs offer a wide range of information about everyday life and important information needed when settling into a community.
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How Can We Make Higher Education More Accessible For Refugees?

How can we make higher education more accessible for refugees?

What do we know about the participation of refugees in university? And how can we make higher education more accessible for them? These are the questions addressed by a recent study by the University of Melbourne's Refugee Studies Program and Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, Not There Yet: An Investigation into the Access and Participation of Students from Humanitarian Refugee Backgrounds in the Australian Higher Education System.
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