Dickson College Phillip Ave DICKSON ACT 2602 Australia 02-6205-6455
http://www.dicksonc.act.edu.au/ info@dicksonc.act.edu.au
Information
  • Director Beth Mitchell
  • Establishment 1922
  • Location DICKSON, ACT. Australia.
  • Type Private
  • Vice principal http://www.dicksonc.act.edu.au
Our college prides itself on being a place where excellence is everywhere, opportunity is provided for everyone and everybody is connected to our community. Dickson College is a thriving and vibrant college in Canberra’s inner north, a wonderful place to work, a great place to study and if you are thinking about becoming part of this community it will be a decision you will never regret! Browse through this website and check out the different programs and statistics. Our college is full of happy and creative young people doing all sorts of innovative, exciting and challenging programs. We achieve outstanding academic results with large percentages of students getting ATARs over 90. (See results 2009 and 2010). We also have large numbers of students completing VET courses and getting nationally recognised certificates in a range of subjects. We are unique in the ACT in that we have specialised programs for refugee students and students learning English. We have exchange students and International Private Students and also exciting programs in Special Education, Work Skills and Connect 10.Dickson College is committed to providing a supportive, innovative and educationally enriched learning environment. Together we work to develop informed, caring, creative and confident global citizens.
Information about Adult Community Education at Dickson College can be found at www.citace.edu.au CIT Solutions deliver Adult Community Education short courses in suburbs across Canberra and NSW including Fyshwick, Reid, Belconnen, Woden, Weston, Gungahlin, Tuggeranong and Queanbeyan. You can browse, select, enrol and buy your course online. Over 300 short courses are offered in the areas.

Business and Work Skills
Creative Arts
House, Garden & Shed
Lifestyle
Languages and Writing
Campus
Student Services is at the heart of our college both physically and metaphorically. Student Services provides support and service to all students. The team is proactive and works closely with careers advisors and student transitions officers as well as with our pastoral care team. We have a fantastic program for student pathways planning which we call MAPS. (My Attitude to Planning and Success) and run a well supported clubs program through MAPS as well. Over 20 clubs range from yoga and jewellery- making to weights and computer games.