Monday, 12 July 2010
Take the first steps in your new journey and visit Edith Cowan University (ECU) on Sunday, 25 July for Open Day at the Mount Lawley Campus.
This free event is a great chance for prospective students and their families to explore course and career options, get a feel for the campus, take part in hands-on activities and find out what life is really like at ECU.
Future students can speak to staff and current students about ECU courses, chat one-on-one with lecturers and go behind-the-scenes to see ECU’s world-class learning facilities.
There are fantastic prizes to be won at the Student Experience Zone, including the chance to win a Winter European Holiday Package for two, courtesy of Contiki Holidays.
Hands-on activities, exhibitions, fashion shows, leadership challenges, eye-opening criminology and campus tours will be held throughout the day.
They’ll also be Information sessions on the admissions process, fees, scholarships and alternative entry pathways, as well as personal stories from past ECU graduates.
For those interested in theatre and the arts, get an exclusive behind the scenes look at the WA Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), tour the workshops and studios and visit rehearsals and performances of WAAPA productions.
Those with a passion for fashion can check out contemporary fashion pieces and costumes for WAAPA productions designed and crafted by ECU students.
Visitors will also get a chance to tour ECU’s TV and radio studios, and learn more about game programming and virtual worlds from the School of Security and Computing.
Student Exchange will be there to give an insight into the variety of travel and study opportunities available with our exchange schools around the world.
There’s the Kids’ Zone for the young at heart, and the Impact Zone, where you can find out the impact your choices can have on your health and the environment.
There will also be competitions and giveaways throughout the day, including the chance to win an iPhone with the Nova Casanovas.
Open Day at ECU’s Mount Lawley Campus runs from 10.00am to 3.00pm on Sunday, 25 July.
To view the Open Day program or for more information visit www.ecu.edu.au/future-students/open-day.
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