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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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:
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.
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.
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: