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Learning in Tasmania

Tasmanian education offers the right ingredients for learners at every stage of development and throughout their lives.

  • Early years children are prepared for school through the Launching into Learning program.
  • Primary schools create an active, healthy and socially connected learning environment with a focus on literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Secondary schools help students to complete high school with a plan and the skills to achieve it.
  • Young people have a range of options, through academies, polytechnic and university campuses, to attain a post-school qualification to start their career.
  • Adults develop their work skills to be innovative and productive employees.
  • Community members of all ages can learn new skills and pursue their interests to enrich themselves and our society.


Enrolments in post-secondary education:





Find out more about learning in Tasmania at:

Adult and community education

International students

The Tasmanian school system

Tertiary education

Vocational Education and Training






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