At Salesian College Chadstone, we value our connection with renowned universities.Our University Extension Program provides high achieving students with an academic challenge, allowing them to experience a taste of university life. Successfully completing the program allows students to obtain an ATAR increment and possible credit towards a subsequent university degree.
Subjects offered through the Extension Program builds on VCE studies and extend the curriculum to a first-year university level. Extension Program applicants can study subjects in a number of areas.
Currently, there are programs offered at University of Melbourne, RMIT, Deakin and Monash University.
Year 11 students are able to attend an Information Session if they are interested in undertaking a University Extension Program.
Why Study a University Extension Program?
Completing a Monash University Mathematics Extension Program during his final year enhanced Class of 2017 Year 12 student, Mike Zhao’s chances of achieving an ATAR of 95.8. Coupled with his Subject Dux of Unit 3/4 Specialist Maths and Physics results, Mike is on track to undertake the prestigious Computer Science Advanced (with Honours) course at Monash University in 2018.