Our research suggests learning a new hobby can have profoundly positive effects on our mental, emotional and physical state, opening up doors of opportunity to learn about ourselves, others and the way the world works. Whether you’re after a philosophical answer or simply wanting to do something interesting with your time, a new hobby is … More Could a new hobby be just what you’re looking for?
Is your garden taking more than it gives? Meet Edwina Robinson, our gardening tutor, and find out more about our latest course designed to bring your patch to life. … More New for 2016: Creating Sustainable Gardens
After finishing an advanced diploma at CIT, she worked in printing before starting her career in graphic design and web publishing for government. She’s also responsible for one of the best graphic design short courses in Canberra. We picked her brain on where to start. … More Graphic Design and Adobe Illustrator with our tutor Suzie Torkington
What do you find attractive about teaching other people your native language? That’s a very interesting question. I find that people are from different backgrounds, they are interested in my language as well as the culture. It gives me pleasure to let them know about my culture and my language; when I am speaking … More Dr Shailesh Diwedi: Our Hindi teacher takes you to incredible India
Art criticism and Renaissance art tutor Sara hails from Rome and brings her skills to CIT Solutions for the first time in 2016. We spoke to her about why art matters, where to see the best and how to get more of it into our lives. What’s the value of art criticism for you? Why … More Art appreciation with Sara D’Alessandro
Jane McIntyre’s passion for pickles just bubbles out of her. But she’d be devastated if the same thing happened to the kraut in one of her fermenting jars! In Canberra’s best fermenting and pickling class, Jane takes her enthusiastic learners into a world of delicious, nutritious low-waste food that’s far easier than it looks … More Getting pickled with tutor Jane McIntyre