Important dates for your students

Important dates for your students

Monday, 6 August 2012

With Semester 1, 2013 applications approaching, there are a number of important dates and upcoming events you and your students should be aware of:

The 2013 UWA Course Guide

The 2013 UWA Course Guide - hot off the press!

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

The 2013 Course Guide has just been released and will soon be sent to you and your Year 12 students.

The new Guide provides all the information you and your students need to learn about the courses available at UWA.  It also has information about admission requirements and prerequisites, campus activities and the University's facilities and services.  

Year 10 and 11 Information Sessions

Year 10 and 11 Information Sessions

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

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 them gain entry to their ideal university course. Teachers are also welcome to attend.

Career Advisers Day 2012

Career Advisers Day 2012

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

If you are a Career Adviser or the main provider of tertiary education advice at your secondary school, you may wish to register for UWA's Career Advisers Day, being held on 28 June. 

Australian Curriculum: History Seminars 2012

Australian Curriculum: History Seminars 2012

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

The Centre for WA History at The University of Western Australia will be holding the second of a series of seminars to assist primary and secondary school teachers with their implementation of the Australian Curriculum: History, in June 2012.

Applications now open for UMAT

Applications are now open for UMAT

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Do you have Year 12 students who are considering applying for one of the school-leaver pathways into Medicine or Dentistry at UWA? If so, they will need to register for the Undergraduate Medicine and Health Sciences Admission Test (UMAT) which will take place on Wednesday, 25 July 2012.

Important dates

Important dates for your students

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

It's a busy time of year at UWA for prospective students - be sure to pass these important dates on to your students and include them in your school newsletter to parents.

A Day in the Life of a Uni Student

More 'A Day in the Life of...' events coming soon

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

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.

Undergraduate opportunities for Medicine

Undergraduate opportunities for Medicine, Dentistry or Podiatric Medicine

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Do you have students considering undertaking postgraduate Medicine, Dentistry or Podiatric Medicine at UWA who aren't 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.

Health Economists are in demand

Career focus: Health Economists are in demand!

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

As a population we have greater access to health technology and expertise than ever before, yet there has never been so much constraint on the health dollar. How do we optimise the operation of the health system and how do we allocate resources to maximise health and to make it fair for all? These are the questions that health economists seek to address.

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:

Fairway 2012

What is the Fairway UWA Program?

Monday, 13 February 2012

Fairway UWA is a comprehensive support program which aims to provide disadvantaged students from any school in the state with an opportunity to build upon their attributes and abilities, improve their motivation and develop their true potential in their final year of secondary schooling.

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.

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.

Prospects is changing

New look e-newsletter coming soon

Monday, 13 February 2012

In conjunction with the upcoming release of the UWA 2013 Undergraduate Prospectus, the Prospects e-newsletter will be undergoing a slight makeover and name change.

The e-newsletter for teachers, year coordinators and career advisors will be called "Horizons" and include a fresh look and new features including Student Testimonials. Look out for the next edition in the coming months!

Year 12 Information Sessions

Year 12 Student Information Evenings

Monday, 13 February 2012

If you are a Year 12 year coordinator, teacher or careers adviser, encourage your students to register for our free evening information session on 28 March 2012. A repeat session will also be held 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

If you have students in Years 11 or 12 who would love to find out what it's like to be a student at UWA, then they should consider registering 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:

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: