Important dates and events for prospective students

Upcoming events and activities for prospective students

Monday, 13 February 2012

We have a number of information evenings and exciting events and activities coming up for prospective students, so be sure to add these to your diary:

What does an "Arts" degree involve?

What does an "Arts" degree involve?

Monday, 13 February 2012

A Bachelor of Arts degree should not be confused with a degree in Fine Arts or Visual Arts. At UWA, a Bachelor of Arts currently offers 25 Undergraduate majors across a diverse range of study areas in the humanities and social and cultural studies, including Music and six European and Asian language majors.

Year 12 Student Information Sessions

Year 12 Student Information Sessions

Monday, 13 February 2012

If you are a parent of a Year 12 student and wish to get advice on UWA's courses, admission requirements and how to structure TISC preferences accordingly, we are running a free evening information session on 28 March 2012, with a repeat session on the 29th.

A Day in the Life of a Uni Student

"A Day in the Life of..." events are back!

Monday, 13 February 2012

Does your son and daughter want to know what it's like to be a student at UWA? Then consider registering them for one of our popular ‘A Day in the Life of...' events.

These free events provide high school students with a valuable insight into a typical day at university, with a number of interactive and informative workshops to participate in. The following sessions will be run in the April school holidays:

Mature-age student information session

Mature-age student information evening

Monday, 13 February 2012

If your son or daughter is aged 20 years or over and is considering commencing study at UWA in Semester Two 2012 or Semester One 2013, we are holding an evening information session in April.

UWA Science Experience students

UWA's exciting 'Summer of Science'

Monday, 13 February 2012

Nearly 300 budding young scientists and engineers from across the country descended on the UWA campus for two explosive events designed to engage students in a broad range of sciences.

Jesse Fatnowna - BCom (Marketing) Student

Student Report - Jesse talks Marketing

Thursday, 9 February 2012

Having recently completed the Bachelor of Commerce, student Jesse Fatnowna discusses the Marketing major...

Many people think of marketing as simply advertising products or services, but it is so much more than that.

School student puts the finishing touches to his model

New architects and designers in the making?

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

The four day annual Summer School Studio was held this month for Year 12 students from WA schools. Aimed at students interested in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture and urban design, the studio provides a taste of life as a Bachelor of Design student.

Studio group at Arikamedu Roman Ruins

Indian study trip challenging Architecture students

Monday, 23 January 2012

A group of 3rd,  4th and 5th year architecture students is currently in India, working in a collaborative studio with students from the School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, Chennai. Their common goal is to address design problems relevant to the contemporary Indian context.

UWA Admissions Office Christmas Hours

Tuesday, 29 November 2011

While the majority of the University is closed over the Christmas and New Year Holiday period, the UWA Admissions and Prospective Students Office will be open to help answer any queries about entry requirements and changing TISC preferences. The office is open on the following days:

Year 12 TISC Information Sessions

Monday, 28 November 2011

As parents of Year 12 Students who have just completed their WACE exams – and high school studies – we understand that you may wish to help them prepare for the release of their results at the end of December, regardless of the outcome.

To help alleviate any confusion or anxiety, UWA will be holding a number of information sessions focusing on TISC applications and preferences next month and parents are welcome to attend.

2011 Architecture Summer Studio

2012 Architecture Summer Studio

Monday, 28 November 2011

Is your son or daughter going into Year 12 in 2012? Are they a keen or aspiring designer? The Faculty of Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Visual Arts’ is calling for applications for their Annual ALVA Summer Studio. Places are limited with applications closing on 16 December 2011.

Important Dates for 2012 university applicants

Monday, 28 November 2011

If your son or daughter has applied to UWA in 2012, be sure to keep them aware of the following important dates:

Returning in 2012 - "A Day in the Life of..."

Monday, 28 November 2011

Following the huge success of our various ‘A Day in the Life of…’ events this year, we look forward to giving high school students an insight into the day-to-day lives of UWA students in 2012.

2011 UWA Science Experience

Year 10 and 11 UWA Science Experience 2012

Monday, 28 November 2011

Is your son or daughter entering year 10 or 11 next year? Do they love Science? Applications are now open for UWA Science Experience 2012 - three days of hands-on science fun!

New global communications unit in 2012

Monday, 28 November 2011

The Linguistics Discipline at The University of Western Australia is excited to be offering Communication Across Cultures and Languages, an Arts Broadening unit (Category A and B) which can also be taken as an elective in second semester 2012.

The Global Voices Australia Youth Delegation at Parliament House in Canberra

UWA Economics student attends APEC Summit

Monday, 28 November 2011

The University of Western Australia's Business School student Andrew Fragomeli attended this year's Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Hawaii.

Addition of Korean strengthens UWA’s wide range of languages

Friday, 16 September 2011

Students studying any of the five undergraduate degrees at UWA will be able to take units in the new Korean language program. 

TISC information sessions

Wednesday, 14 September 2011

We understand that the application, offer and enrolment process for university can be a little daunting. To help you and your son or daughter make sense of everything, we'll be running a series of information sessions from October to December.

Campus tours

Wednesday, 14 September 2011

Prospective students and their families are invited to the last campus tour of the year to find out fascinating facts about UWA, as well as the opportunity to ask questions about courses and admission requirements.