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I got my STAT results...
I'm going to be a midwife!!

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#1 hitchicken

Posted 06 December 2012 - 02:11 PM

These just came in the mail...
You obtained the following results in the STAT Multiple Choice:
Verbal STAT Score: 197                Percentile 99.9
Quantitative STAT Score: 190        Percentile 99.9
Overall STAT Score: 194               Percentile 99.9
I think this means I will get into Mid! Obviously won't know for sure until Jan, but I'm feeling more confident now original.gif
Now I need to finalise my preferences - should I go with Newcastle, UTS or the new course at UWS Parramatta? Anyone studying with these unis?
I'd love some advice, particularly from other BMidders...

Edited by hitchicken, 06 December 2012 - 02:13 PM.

#2 opethmum

Posted 06 December 2012 - 02:13 PM


#3 lynneyours

Posted 06 December 2012 - 02:24 PM

Not a BMid, nor at those Uni's - but CONGRATULATIONS!  AWESOME results!

You must be very proud of yourself.

#4 hitchicken

Posted 06 December 2012 - 03:26 PM

Thanks! I am pretty chuffed!

#5 crazyforkids

Posted 06 December 2012 - 03:52 PM

wow congrats. thats awesome.

#6 trebambinibelli

Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:56 PM

Fantastic results!  Good luck with your admission into midwifery

#7 jayskette

Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:00 PM

OP you a genius? Why the percentiles of above 100%?!  biggrin.gif

#8 RHJ

Posted 07 December 2012 - 10:45 AM

Congratulations. I am not up there, but personally, I would stay away from a new degree as there are often a lot of things that need ironing out in a new degree- things come up that planning just didn't pick etc.  When I did my first degree (early childhood education) I was the first year of a new course we were meant to get primary education to year 3- but they never put the prac in, so all in all, we got the same qualification as the previous years courses, but they did theirs in 3 years and ours took 4, and we had to do an extra year to qualify for Primary, so it would have been 5 years. So yes, if the other courses have been operating for at least a year, I would go with those over a new course personally.

#9 adnama

Posted 07 December 2012 - 07:24 PM

I'm at Newcastle, as a nursing student

The midwifery and nursing classes have just finished the second year of a new structure. You will sit in nursing lectures but then have your own tutorial group which you extend onto midwifery branches rather then general nursing. (Hope that makes sense)

#10 Chazee

Posted 07 December 2012 - 07:35 PM

Wow, awesome results! Congratulations!

Good luck with your studies and picking the right Uni. original.gif

#11 Therese

Posted 07 December 2012 - 07:41 PM

What fantastic results! Congratulations original.gif

#12 Wigglemama

Posted 07 December 2012 - 07:45 PM

Well done! I'm biased but I would apply for BMid at UTS. The course has been running there for around 8 years and has an exceptional faculty attached to it. I did the Grad Dip. in Midwifery there and felt that my training was world class. I feel extremely lucky that I to chose that uni for my training.

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