Surviving Remote Learning and Overspending

Posted on: Tue 3 Nov 2020

University assignment deadlines and exams are piling up with less than a week for students to complete their academic year.

Students have been adapting to remote learning since the lockdown began in March.

Reporter Cheryl Wong investigates how academic stress is impacting University students’ spending habits.

We explore what it’s like to be a Postgraduate or an Undergraduate student at University while being uncertain about their financial future.



Produced by: Cheryl Wong

Featured in Story:

Abhishek Das– Master of Data Science Student, International Student Ambassador and Course Ambassador at The University of Adelaide

Chloe Li- First Year Bachelor of Economics & Secondary Teaching Student at The University of Adelaide

Joel Yeoh– Final Year Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Student, Peer Assisted Sessions Leader and Event Manager at The University of Adelaide

Image Credit: Cheryl Wong

In Photo (left to right): Chloe Li, Joel Yeoh and Abhishek Das

Music: Quiet Place by Jonny Easton


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