Throughout her 6 years at the College, Gemma van Duijneveldt consistently displayed the College values. Her exceptional work ethic led to her becoming Dux of the College in 2013 and gaining entry into her preferred course at the University of Melbourne.
|Name:||Gemma van Duijneveldt|
|Years at MPSC:||2008-2013|
|Current career:||Bachelor of Science – University of Melbourne|
I am studying a Bachelor of Science at The University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus.
My course includes four different subjects. Each science subject involves lectures, tutorials and practical classes, and my breadth subject involves 2 seminars each week.
A typical day would include a few lectures for 2 or 3 subjects, and either a practical or a tutorial.
A study score of 25 in : English, Mathematical Methods and/or Specialist Mathematics and in one of Biology, Chemisty or Physics.
Mill Park Secondary College provided me with a supportive network of teachers who were dedicated to helping me achieve my best academically, as well as the opportunity to make friends who were incredibly supportive throughout VCE.
Being announced Dux of the College, but there are so many more.
The diversity of subjects, teachers and students.
Study hard, have fun and always remember why you’re doing it – motivation is the key to many doors.