Latitude Learning Support
Centralized and Efficient Learning
We have multiple systems designed for specific student needs and they’re all backed by centralizing key functions like IT support, student enquiry and much more. Having state-of-the-art systems such as this allows the dedicated campuses, and the staff, to dedicate more resources to teaching and research. This also helps to keep the cost of education affordable and a college qualification attainable for all Latitude students.
Navigating Identity While Studying Abroad
Learning and growing in a new environment can be a difficult transition for us all. That is why we dedicate our time and resources to helping our international students in becoming global citizens. No one in our community of academics will be left behind. We make an effort to integrate, collaborate and educate on everything about finding your way in Darwin and the rest of the world. We do this by fostering a welcoming environment for our entire global community – students, staff, faculty, and beyond.
Resources and Facilities
Latitude College campuses are centrally located and close to all the amenities a student could need. Our purpose built boutique modern campuses offer:
- Fully air-conditioned spacious training rooms
- Student research and computer areas
- Resource library
- Large screen TVs and projectors
- Tables and chairs
- Access to course specific materials; Learner Workbooks, Learner Guides. Powerpoint Presentations and simulated workplace resources
- Industry specific facilities and equipment
- White boards
- Student lounge areas
- Kitchen area including; fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and a microwave
- Free high speed Wi-Fi throughout the campus for students
- Print, scan and copy facilities
Everyone’s student journey is different. That is why we have a range of student services to assist throughout your course;
- Unlimited phones and email support by our student services team 9am- 5pm Monday – Friday
- Student Orientation program
- Counselling services
- Learner support services
- IT support services
- Recreational support services
- Career support services
- Accommodation services
- Airport transfers can be a arranged for a fee
- Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) and other local health services
- Critical incident help
- Graduate assistance
Training and Assessment
Latitude College delivers in-depth training and assessments relevant to course competencies. We provide study options that are tailored for international students. Our qualified trainers are highly trained and committed to providing our students with the best and most up to date training in their chosen dynamic field. All our courses are industry oriented and designed by an international body of experts, ensuring you graduate with cutting-edge skills valued by employers worldwide.
Our assessments of skills and knowledge are a significant process through the completion of each course. You may be assessed in several ways whilst you are studying at Latitude College.
Written assessments can take several forms such as; assignments, workbooks, presentations, reports, case studies, reflective tasks and research projects. Your trainer will indicate what kind of assessment you are expected to submit for each unit.
Our trainers will directly observe your performance of activities in a simulated workplace, role play, exercise or a demonstration of practical skills. These observations may be conducted in the classroom, a simulated or real workplace, through video recordings or live video software.
Questions could take the form of written questions and answers such as examinations and tests. It could also be spoken questions and answers.
Work samples are products or items that you produce during your studies or project work.
All students submissions are made through their online student portal in accordance with the trainer and assessors timeframe.