Do you know any budding architects or design students heading into Year 12 in 2013? Applications have been extended for the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) 2013 Summer School Studio, where students will have the opportunity to learn the design principles behind architecture, landscape architecture and urban design over the summer school holidays.
Be sure to join us on Sunday, 12 August for Open Day at UWA! Come along and explore UWA's beautiful campus and high-quality facilities; interact with staff and students; and participate in a wide range of fun, hands-on activities.
UWA was abuzz with activity through the July school holidays with around 250 high school students participating in one of our ‘A Day in the Life of...' events to learn more about life as a university student.
The Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team at The University of Western Australia have won the 2012 SIFE National Championships.
The team, based at the UWA Business School, beat 23 other teams from around Australia at the SIFE National Conference and Championships in Melbourne. It was the fourth SIFE UWA National Championships win in five years.
Currently studying a combination Law and Arts degree, Jon Baker remembers how his study pathway and view of the world changed after a chance selection of an Anthropology unit.
"Not knowing which major to select for my Arts degree, I chose an Anthropology unit as it seemed really interesting. Little did I know how that small choice would alter my perceptions of the world around me so indelibly!
Construction on the new student accommodation and facilities at UWA's Currie Hall are now well underway with the new rooms ready for students commencing in Semester One 2013. The new development ensures that the University can accommodate more students in affordable accommodation close to campus.
Many of UWA's professional degrees are now offered at a postgraduate level; if you or your son or daughter would like to learn more about your future study options upon completion of an undergraduate degree, come along to the UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo on 19 September 2012.
The Expo is a great opportunity to explore the wide array of postgraduate coursework and research programs offered at UWA including Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, Law and Architecture.
UWA is offering a free information session for Year 10 and 11 students and their parents on Wednesday, 16 May (with a repeat session to follow on Thursday, 17 May).
The sessions will provide information on the exciting courses UWA offers and advice on which subjects to select in upper high-school to help your son or daughter gain entry to their ideal university course.
The University of Western Australia is completing construction on the new student accommodation at Currie Hall. From 2013, more students will be able to experience the unique collegiate community of UWA's own Hall of Residence and the many benefits of living on-campus. This could be your son or daughter!
Following the success of the various "A Day in the Life of..." events run in April, registrations are now open for Year 11 and 12 students who would like the opportunity to experience "A Day in the Life of..." a Business, Engineering Science or Chemistry student.
Is your son or daughter considering undertaking postgraduate Medicine, Dentistry or Podiatric Medicine at UWA, but not sure what to choose for their undergraduate degree?
Applicants for the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD), Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) at UWA must complete an Australian undergraduate bachelor degree or equivalent (minimum of three years) before applying for postgraduate studies.