Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. It is located in Student Services and can be accessed during office hours.
No. We are an adult institution. You only need to be on campus for classes.
Yes. The bookshop is located in Student Services.
Speak with your teacher to find out what you can do to improve. Visit the Learning Centre in the Library where you may be able to get help with some of your subjects.
Perhaps the subjects you have chosen are not appropriate. Pay a visit to the counsellor or one of the student advisors who will be able to give you some advise on how to achieve your goals.
The College has a music room containing a piano. You are more than welcome to bring in other musical instruments. The college has many talented music student enrol every year and there is a music club which meets with a qualified music teacher to explore different instruments such as the drums, variety of guitars, keyboards, percussion etc.
At Student Services you can ask to do the "Career Voyage" program with an advisor. The program is used by many career advice agencies. It will allow access to computer software which will enable the advisor to suggest career pathways most suited to your strengths and interests.
Sport and recreation play an important role at Canning College. There is a fully equipped gymnasium and recreation centre. The facility provides an indoor basketball court, 4 indoor badminton courts, an indoor volleyball court and a futsul court. Students have the opportunity to use the courts informally for casual games or they can participate in organised competitions. We have in college basketball, futsul, Badminton and table tennis tournaments spread throughout the year. From these matches we choose teams to compete against other colleges. If we do not offer the sport you would like we can help you find a local club that will.
The Student Services staff will do their utmost to give you a timetable to suit work or childcare commitments. However, rearranging your timetable may often be constrained by class numbers and/or limited subject offerings.
Yes. The Counsellor and Student Advisors have a wealth of experience in the various avenues into university, the courses offered at the different universities and the prerequisites needed.
Canning College is a mature age institution. Staff can not legally give out information on students who are 18 years or older without their consent. However, where a student is under the age of 18 the College can provide a report to either the parent or guardian.