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Oxford Handbooks on trial


The Oxford Handbooks Online collection offers scholarly research reviews in various subject categories. In this trial we provide access to two subject areas.



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Please note: this trial ends on the 31st December 2014.

Obtaining a Unique Student Identifier(USI)

As part of your enrolment next year, you are required to obtain a Unique Student Identifier(USI). This is an Australian Government initiative that will allow you to access all your student records, from all training providers, in one place. You will need to obtain your USI prior to your re-enrolment. You can do this now by accessing the website and clicking on the 'Create your USI" option.

Subject guides - links to online resources

Aboriginal studies
Accounting and finance

Aged care



Bachelor of IT - Network security

Baking and patisserie 




Business administration

Business and management
Child studies

Commercial cookery  

Community services

Digital media


English and literature

Environmental studies          
Event management

Film and television        

Financial planning
Fine arts  


Graphic design



Hospitality management   

HSC science                        

Human resources management

Information technology

Job skills

Landscape design  


Massage therapy
Media and communication  

Network security

Project management
Real estate
Small business
Sport and recreation
Training and assessment  

Transport and logistics

Travel and tourism               

Wine and winemaking

Work health and safety      


To access previous Spotlight information go to the Spotlight archive.






Last updated:12.12.2014