The open days are brilliant. They are run from late July to late August and all unis bring out their finest toys in their efforts to get you to buy into their courses.
Tip 1 – Do you want to study humanities OR science?
MyFuture or the Curtin Campus Quest game can help you to make the decision. Many undergraduate courses are run at all universities in Western Australia so once you know which general direction to take you can narrow down your research.
Tip 2 – You don’t need to go to ALL of the open days
Once you have decided WHAT to study you just need to decide WHERE you want to study. That is how going to an open day can help you.
Tip 3 Check out unis and courses online
At the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) site you will be able to see what last year’s students thought of the university and course you are considering.
There is a function where you can choose the same course at different unis and see what last year’s students thought.
Tip 4 Which Uni to Choose?
You can get and overview of WA unis and what they are like at Which Uni is Best for You.
Curtin – Big and Sexy
Check out Curtin courses HERE.
ECU – Practical and Welcoming
Check out the ECU courses HERE.
UWA – Traditional and Upmarket
Check out UWA courses HERE.
Murdoch – Small(er) and Friendly
Check out Murdoch courses HERE.
Notre Dame – Cool and Helpful
Check out Notre Dame courses HERE.
CQU – Mainly Online with Support Hubs
Check CQU courses HERE.
For more open day tips go HERE
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