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Quick Guide to Uni Open Days

The open days are brilliant. They are run from 21 July to 25 August and all unis bring out their finest toys and best stories in their efforts to get you to buy into their courses.

Which Uni to Choose?

You can get and overview of WA unis and what they are like at Which Uni is Best for You.

You can find Open Day Tips here and for an introduction to the Open Day Worksheets HERE.

You can find:

  • Year 10 Open Day Worksheets HERE
  • Year 11 Open Day Worksheets HERE.
  • Year 12 Open Day Worksheets HERE.

21 July Curtin

curtin fun

Check out Curtin courses HERE. 

Check Open Day Information HERE.

 

 

 

28 July ECU Joondalup

11 August ECU Mt Lawley 

25 August ECU South West

ECU open day

Check out the ECU courses HERE.

Check Open Day Information HERE.

 

 

 

 

4 August – UWA Open Day Perth and Albany

UWACheck out UWA courses HERE.

Check Open Day Information HERE

28 July – Murdoch Open Day Perth and Peel

Murdoch

 

Check out Murdoch courses HERE.

Check Open Day Information HERE

 

 

11 August – Notre Dame Open Day

Notre Dame

 

Check out Notre Dame courses HERE.

Check Open Day Information HERE.

 

 

24 August – CQU Open Day

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Check CQU courses HERE. 

Check Open Day Information HERE

 

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My Commitment to West Australian Students

West Australian students will be ready to embrace their perfect life pathway through the heroic efforts of careers teachers.

I support careers teachers to become heroes by:

  • Writing 10 insanely great issues of In Focus Careers newsletter each year.
  • Searching for local, national and international information that could impact on the careers of West Australian students.
  • Connecting an insanely great In Focus Careers network of careers teachers and employment, education and training providers and supportive parents.

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Email: Bev.J@infocus-careers.com.au

 


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Tips for Getting into Medicine for International Students

Outstanding international year 12 students can apply for an assured place to study medicine or dentistry at UWA. To apply for this direct pathway international students must apply through the UWA International Centre by 31st May.

Successful applicants will need to:

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Students who succeed will have an assured place in the post graduate program as long as they have an undergraduate Grade Point Average of 5.5.

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The process for getting a place in any medicine course in Australia is rigorous. The Australian Council for Education Research that manages the ISAT test and interview process provides a lot of information to guide you along the way.


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Career Events This Week

FREE WACE Revision at ECU

This is an amazing offer from ECU. They offer free WACE Revision Sessions in late September. There is high demand so register ASAP. Register now

TISC APPLICATIONS

Remember the census! Don’t leave your TISC application to the last minute. Applications close on 30th September at 11am.  Apply on the TISC site now.

Street NDNotre Dame Applications 

Notre Dame doesn’t use TISC. You need to apply to Notre Dame directly. Applications also close on 30th September.

WAAPA Application

Year 12 Students need to apply through TISC AND apply directly to WAAPA for any course where you need to do an audition or interview.

14 September ECU IT SECURITY AND COMPUTING

In your future workplace computer skills will be fundamental to your career success. Keeping hackers away from information and business systems will be vital. You can become an expert at that. sciene-computing-and-securityFind out about courses that can lead to a dynamic career in computing and IT security.

ECU Joondalup Campus 6.00pm Register at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XHB3H3C

14 September ECU TEACHER EDUCATION

Find out about ECU’s Bachelor of Education Courses, with specialisations in Early Childhood Studies, Primary and Secondary school teaching at this information evening.

Joondalup Campus   6.00pm  Register at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DXDW79D

14 September UWA Maths Information Evening

To find out more about how to become an engineer, book a session here. In the meantime, you can talk to us about starting your engineering career with UWA by emailing Rose Nightingale.

Engineering Lecture Theatre 26.30pm-7.30pm  6.30pm-7.30pm

15 September ECU BUSINESS and LAW

ECU allows you to make some interesting subject combinations for your degree. This information evening will provide information about what is possible.

Joondalup Campus 6.00pm Register at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SBLIE2016

15 September WAAPA ARTS MANAGEMENT and LIVE PRODUCTION

Find out how you can start your dream career in theatre and performing arts at this information evening.waapa134

Mount Lawley Campus     6.00pm  Register at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DZ3FFBV