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Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

SwinSights

SwinSights is derived from the words ‘Swinburne’ and ‘Insights’. On this blog site, we share stories related to our students, graduates and staff; teaching and learning; research findings; university life; and what’s topical. All stories are originally written for SwinSights or taken by permission from other platforms where stories have been originally published.

Lifestyle

50 Things To Do From Home To Stay Sane While Social Distancing

By Aazean Aida Mujahid | March 24, 2020

Observing social distancing during the two weeks of quarantine? Here is a list of things you can enjoy from home.

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Course offerings

4 Ways to Check Your SPM Results this 5 March

By Aazean Aida Mujahid | March 04, 2020

As confirmed by the Ministry of Education (MoE), students who sat for the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) in 2019 will be able to check their SPM results this 5 March 2020 at 10am.

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Study outcomes

Fusing Sensibility Into Creativity

By Marcella Gider | February 18, 2020

Gone are the days when Eileen Phoan and co-founder Fabian Tan used to be part of events selling jewellery while completing their university assignments or studying for a test at the same time.

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The Booming Creative Industry

By Marcella Gider | February 7, 2020

With an ever-growing demand for creative skills, a design programme is becoming an increasingly popular choice among students pursuing their tertiary education.

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Events

Why You Should Know These Chinese New Year Facts

By P Michael | January 21, 2020

If you’re an international student and it’s your first semester here, you’re in luck as you’re about to experience the Chinese New Year festival.

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Is An Engineering Degree Still in Demand in 2020?

By Aazean Aida Mujahid | January 10, 2020

The Skilled—Recognised Graduate visa (Subclass 476) allows engineering graduates to work in Australia.

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Big on Fig

By Marcella Gider | December 23, 2019

Coming from a humble beginning three years ago, Nur Aqilah binti Shabudin turned a growing interest into a business opportunity.

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Unfolding Possibilities Through XR

By Marcella Gider | December 9, 2019

As the first extended reality (XR) company in Sarawak, Trifold X continues to pave the way for digital content solution in the country.

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University life

The Not-So-Wonderful Time of the Semester

By P Michael | November 25, 2019

To all students day-dreaming about the Christmas break…It’s the exam period. You’d forgotten what it’s like to have a life.

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From Beginner to ‘Meijin’: Falling in Love with a Language

By Aazean Aida Mujahid | November 11, 2019

Swinburne alumnus Henry Yong Chun Haw may not be a native speaker of the Japanese language, but that did not deter his determination in mastering it.

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University life

Rising Cost of Education in Malaysia

By Marcella Gider | October 28, 2019

Education provides the fundamental to gain knowledge and skills that are essential in securing a job or building a business.

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