Do you have students who are eligible to apply through the UWay scheme?

Monday, 2 August 2010

UWay is a scheme which allows TEE students, whose academic achievements have been adversely affected by certain disadvantages including regional isolation, to apply for special entry to an undergraduate degree course at UWA.

New teacher’s resources

Monday, 2 August 2010

UWA has some updated information for your students.

Residential college living at UWA

Monday, 2 August 2010

Choosing where to live is an important decision for every student and UWA has five residential colleges which help eliminate the pressure of living away from home.

At this year's Open Day, the Colleges have scheduled a range of activities to see what College living is all about. This Colleges flyer has a list of all the College activities available on Open Day. (The flyer is A4 but can easily be enlarged to A3 to display on your notice board.)

2010 Career Adviser’s Day

Monday, 2 August 2010

Last month UWA held its biennial event for Career Advisers. The aim of this day is to give Career Advisers throughout the State an opportunity to find out more information about UWA courses, our on-site residential accommodation, student services and the career prospects of our graduates.

This year almost 80 Career Advisers received valuable information from many of the faculties at UWA as well as general information about student support and factors influencing graduate employment.

Scholarships & Awards

Monday, 2 August 2010

UWA offers a range of scholarships and awards for students. These are not only available to students who have an outstanding academic record but they also recognise achievements across a number of areas including involvement in extra-curricular activities such as sport and music, as well as charity, volunteer and community work. 

Our University is committed to making education equitable and accessible for all students and there are a range of scholarships and awards to support students.

Scholarship and Awards include:

Free high tech teaching resources for science teachers

Monday, 2 August 2010

Responding to a demand from science teachers, the Primary Industry Centre for Science Education (PICSE) has developed a new 3D online and CD resource for biology and chemistry students.

The Organic Chemistry Teaching Resource and MoleculeVisualiser provide classroom ready activities that will engage students and teachers - and the focus is on Australian science.

Professional development courses for teachers

Monday, 2 August 2010

The Graduate School of Education offers a number of professional development courses which can be taken independently from an accredited degree for teachers wanting to further their knowledge.

For example, Linking Learning is a compressed course designed to assist students in years 6-9. This course covers practical ways of assessing and addressing students' learning in grammar, spelling, writing, number sense and pre-algebra.