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Internet access and security

Internet Access and Security

While you are studying at TAFE Queensland campuses we offer free Wi-Fi but if you are off campus, you should be able to gain access to Wi-Fi at cafes and libraries in most major cities.

In addition to this you can access the Internet via wireless connections or through your Homestay family's Internet access. If you are going to use a great deal of Internet it is advisable to set up your own Internet account with a USB modem for Internet connection.

Internet costs in Australia are high and you must be considerate of this when using it.

Install anti-virus and other security software, such as anti-spyware and anti-spam software. Use and update this software regularly. Regularly download and install the latest security patches for your computer software, including your web browser. Use automatic software security updates where possible.

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