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There are four categories of Orientation events – ECU Essentials, Course Inductions, Study Skills and Tours, Wellness and Social Activities.

To secure your place at an event, please hit the register button (gently).

Make the most of the two weeks of Orientation. Attend as many activities as you can. Sign up for events that will help you personally, like Balancing Life and Uni, as well as the essential ones, like your Course Induction session.

ECU Essentials

These sessions include Get Set for ECU – which everyone needs to attend – plus specific activities if you’re a new international student, or a new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student.

Get Set for ECU

Wed February 19, 2020 9:30 AM - Wed February 19, 2020 1:00 PM

It's your official welcome to ECU! This mandatory session is all about helping you transition to university life. Don't miss this one.

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International Student Fundamentals

Thu February 20, 2020 1:00 PM

This is a compulsory session for all new international students where you'll learn essential information about studying at ECU. That includes your visa responsibilities, academic success and life in Australia. You'll meet other new students and your Student Success Officer.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Induction

Mon February 17, 2020 11:00 AM

This is a compulsory session for all new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Come along to Kurongkurl Katitjin and meet our Student Success team and find out what you can expect as a new ECU student.

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Course Inductions

Sessions include specific study requirements for your course, such as book lists, important dates, unit advice, and any practicum requirements. It's also an opportunity to meet staff and students in your School.

Social Work Induction

Mon February 17, 2020 1:00 PM

For course codes: K41 Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to Social Work. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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Bachelor of Arts Induction

Mon February 17, 2020 1:00 PM

For course codes: Y40 Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to Bachelopr of Arts. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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Business & Law Induction

Fri February 14, 2020 11:00 AM

For course codes: C26, W57, W23, W22, W75, W26, Y66, K93, Y29, Y11, V72, Y67, W28, K30, K58, Y99, W31, 327 & Y53. Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to Business and Law. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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School of Education Induction

Tue February 18, 2020 12:00 PM

For course codes: Y42, Y41, I83 & I93. Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to Education. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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Nursing Course Induction

Mon February 17, 2020 1:30 PM

For course codes: C33 & Y76. Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to Nursing and Midwifery. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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Uniprep Induction

Fri February 21, 2020 2:00 PM

For course codes: C28. Get a taste for university life at your official welcome to UniPrep. An opportunity to meet key school staff, familiarise yourself with campus facilities, and get answers to all your questions about your time as an ECU student.

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Study Skills

Highly recommended sessions and workshops. They cover things like academic writing, study skills, using technology, numeracy, how to use the Library and academic referencing.

Digital Readiness

Tue February 11, 2020 9:00 AM

This workshop will introduce you to the key skills required of a digitally literate Student. You will become familiar with technology-enhanced learning resources at ECU, how to work in a digital learning environment, and what support is available to you within our digital learning environment.

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Maths Refresher

Wed February 12, 2020 9:00 AM - Wed February 19, 2020 1:00 PM

This workshop will help you revise basic numeracy skills and concepts such as fractions, percentages, decimals, statistics, simple algebra and interpreting data. It's suited to students studying Business and Law, Nursing, Health and Medical Sciences, Education, Psychology and UniPrep.

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Academic Writing

Thu February 13, 2020 9:00 AM - Thu February 20, 2020 9:00 AM

This workshop will take you through the process of academic writing, from unpacking an assignment question to paraphrasing and integrating information from sources into your content.  You'll also learn about the key characteristics of academic writing style.

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Academic Skills

Fri February 14, 2020 9:00 AM - Tue February 18, 2020 9:00 AM

This workshop will help you understand academic integrity, including developing note-taking strategies for reading at university level. You’ll also learn about APA style referencing and how to use ECU library search tools to locate sources for your assignments.

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Library Essentials

Tue February 18, 2020 2:30 PM - Fri February 21, 2020 1:00 PM

The Library is about to be the centre of your universe. This is a brief introduction to the myriad resources, support and clever people you can expect at an ECU Library. All important to help you stay on track with your studies.

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Coffee with Careers

Wed February 19, 2020 1:00 PM

It’s never too early to start looking ahead. Get on track to be a job-ready graduate and join the Careers team for a coffee and a chat about the services and workshops on offer at ECU, from resume building resources to mock interviews.

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IT Security Information and Productivity Workshop

Fri February 21, 2020 10:30 AM

In this session you will discover tips and tricks on how to be prductive with Office 365 and collaborate with Microsoft Teams. You'll also learn how to protect yourself, your personal details and your data. Bring your laptop for a hands on session with one of our information security experts.

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Study Abroad Workshop

Fri February 21, 2020 2:00 PM

Overseas study gives you the opportunity to travel while gaining degree credits, providing opportunities for personal growth, and improving your employment options. In this session, you'll learn about Student Exchange, Study Tours and other Overseas Study Programs.

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Tours, Wellness and Social activities

Sessions that help you find your way around your campus, better understand how to balance life and uni, keep your health on track and meet other new students.

Campus Tour

Wed February 19, 2020 12:00 PM - Fri February 21, 2020 12:00 PM

Guided campus tours will be running on weekdays during Orientation. Tours are a great way to find out where your classes will be, where to find the library and where to get your coffee!

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Guild Fair

Tue March 3, 2020 10:00 AM

Meet the ECU Student Guild, all the Guild Clubs and your fellow students at the Welcome Fair.

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Need to cancel an Orientation event registration?

  • Find and open the confirmation email for that event.
  • Select 'Click here to return some or all of your tickets' (under TICKET RETURN towards the bottom of the email).

Note: If you can’t find your event confirmation email you can search for lost tickets on TryBooking.


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