The University of Newcastle, Australia

Thursday 5 July 2018
Callaghan Campus and City Precinct – 9:00am to 2:30pm

Now, more than ever, the world needs new. New thinking, new ideas, new ways to solve the world’s greatest problems.

New needs your passion, your energy and your optimism.

Spend a day with us to learn more about the University and all that we have to offer.  Tour our facilities, attend presentations, meet with staff and students, ask questions about our degrees, or learn more about different pathways into the University.  We know that going to university is a big decision, and we’re here to help you every step of the way.

Come join us to find your new.

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Session 1 - 9:20-10:00 am

Presentation

Welcome

Find out how to make the most of your day on campus, how to apply, what scholarships are on offer and learn about what life is like as a Uni student.

GH
Great Hall

Session 2 - 10:15-11:00am

Demonstration

Smart Science Show

Purdue
Great Hall

Tour

Campus Walking Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Radio Station - 2NURFM Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Wollotuka Tour

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Park on the Hill Tour Tent

NUsport and The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

Workshop

Architecture

BSC126
Architecture

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

SRG01
Social Sciences

Communication

CT202
Computing and IS Building

Social Science

The study of social relationships, structures and issues.

BAG01
Basden Theatre

Maths and Statistics

PG08
Psychology

Chemical Engineering

HB13
Hunter Building

NEW Aerospace Engineering

Learn to take a systems approach to the design, efficient operation and modification of high-tech devices for the aeronautical and defense industries.

GPLG02
General Purpose

Medical Engineering

HD01 Griffith Duncan Theatre
Hunter Building

Nuclear Medicine

MS202
Medical Sciences

Occupational Therapy

GP201
General Purpose

Nursing

RW149
Richardson Wing

Biomedical Science

GP101
General Purpose

Law

MCTH100
McMullin Building

Physics and Photonics

SRG09
Social Sciences

Geography

LSTH100
Life Sciences

NEW Global Indigenous Studies

Learn to work effectively with local and global communities using Indigenous knowledge systems to respond to ecological, social and economic challenges. The Wollotuka Institute within the University of Newcastle is committed to the advancement of Indigenous education at a local, national and international level.

SAS207
Wollotuka

Newstep

If you didn't get the marks required, or were unable to complete year 12 due to adverse circumstances, Newstep provides another pathway to University.

ATC210
Advanced Technology Centre

Accommodation

GH
Great Hall

Session 3 - 11:15-12:00pm

Demonstration

Smart Science Show

Purdue
Great Hall

Tour

Media Studios and Suites Tour

ICT
Information, Communication and Technology Building

Campus Walking Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Radio Station- 2NURFM Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Wollotuka Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

NUsport and The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

Accommodation Tour


Maths Bus Stop

Workshop

Commerce

Accounting, Economics or Finance.

LSTH100
Life Sciences

Construction Management

BSC126
Architecture

Business

GP201
General Purpose

Visual Communications Design and Natural History Illustration

BAG01
Basden Theatre

Music

MS202
Medical Sciences

IT

SRG09
Social Sciences

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

HB13
Hunter Building

Mechanical Engineering

RW149
Richardson Wing

Midwifery

HD01 Griffith Duncan Theatre
Hunter Building

Medicine

MCTH100
McMullin Building

Speech Pathology

GP101
General Purpose

Psychological Science

CT202
Computing and IS Building

Chemistry

STHG01
Science Theatre

Environmental Science and Management

GPLG02
General Purpose

Languages

SRG01
Social Sciences

Lunch Break - 12:00-12:45pm

Lunch Break

Visit Shortland Building and grab lunch or join in with one of our clubs and societies on the lawn.

US
Shortland Building

Session 4 - 12:45-1:30pm

Demonstration

Smart Science Show

Purdue
Great Hall

Tour

Visual Communications Tour

BAG01
Basden Theatre

Campus Walking Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Radio Station- 2NURFM Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Wollotuka Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

NUsport and The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

Accommodation Tour


Maths Bus Stop

Workshop

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

SRG01
Social Sciences

Creative and Performing Arts

BAG01
Basden Theatre

Development Studies

Solve problems related to poverty, inequality and environmental sustainability.

GPLG02
General Purpose

Computer Science

Learn to tackle challenging programming tasks, develop new software technologies and sophisticated new online systems.

GP201
General Purpose

Education - Secondary

CT202
Computing and IS Building

Civil and Environmental Engineering

HB13
Hunter Building

Mechatronics Engineering

Learn how combining electrical, computer and mechanical technologies lead to solutions to industrial problems.

RW149
Richardson Wing

Surveying

BSC126
Architecture

Diagnostic Radiography

GP101
General Purpose

Pharmacy

LSTH100
Life Sciences

Physiotherapy

HD01 Griffith Duncan Theatre
Hunter Building

Law

SRG09
Social Sciences

Biology and Biotechnology

STHG01
Science Theatre

Earth Sciences

SAS207
Wollotuka

Arts

Expand knowledge of the world, hone critical thinking skills and be inspired by human creativity.

MCTH100
McMullin Building

Session 5 - 1:45-2:30pm

Demonstration

Smart Science Show

Purdue
Great Hall

Tour

Campus Walking Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Radio Station- 2NURFM Tour

T (GH)
Great Hall Tour Tent

Wollotuka Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

NUsport and The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre Tour

T
Park on the Hill Tour Tent

Accommodation Tour


Maths Bus Stop

Workshop

Commerce

LSTH100
Life Sciences

Business

GP201
General Purpose

Creative Industries

MCTH100
McMullin Building

Social Work

Help resolve personal and social relationships between individuals, families and communities.

GP101
General Purpose

Computer Systems Engineering

Combine creativity with technology to develop solutions to the world's greatest challenges.

ATC210
Advanced Technology Centre

Education - Primary and Early Childhood and Primary

CT202
Computing and IS Building

Software Engineering

Learn about the systems behind iPads, mobile phones, digital televisions and online banking.

HB13
Hunter Building

NEW Renewable Energy Engineering

Learn about and be a part of the transition to a renewable energy economy. The success of this evolution depends on the creative solutions of a new generation of renewable energy engineers with specialised skills. Spanning the disciplines of chemical, electrical and mechanical engineering, this degree will equip you to work across the whole spectrum of technologies for renewable energy capture, conversion, storage, delivery and management.

SRG09
Social Sciences

Radiation Therapy

RW149
Richardson Wing

Nutrition and Dietetics

HD01 Griffith Duncan Theatre
Hunter Building

NEW Science

The immense field of science is exciting and always evolving. The Bachelor of Science will provide you with a new way of learning and new path to discovery. It underpins areas such as technology, industry, business, agriculture, environment, research and development, health, and the information revolution.

STHG01
Science Theatre

Newstep

If you didn't get the marks required, or were unable to complete year 12 due to adverse circumstances, Newstep provides another pathway to University.

PG08
Psychology

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