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Orientation Events - Mount Lawley Campus

Orientation events and activities are offered in four categories – ECU Essentials, Course Inductions, Study Skills and Tours, Wellness and Social. Online registration is required to secure your place.

ECU Essentials include Get Set for ECU sessions and International Student Fundamentals (for international students).

Course Inductions contain specific information and study requirements about your course – including book lists, important dates, unit advice, practicum requirements (if applicable) and are an opportunity for you to meet staff and students in your School.

Please register to attend and participate in the ECU Essentials and Course Induction events.

Study Skills sessions and workshops are highly recommended and cover all things academic writing, study skills, using technology, numeracy, how to use the libraries and academic referencing.

Tours, Wellness and Social activities will help you to navigate around your campus, balance life and uni, meet your fellow students, keep your health on track and set yourself up to succeed.

Note for international students: 'International Student Fundamentals' will be held at Joondalup Campus only on Monday 22 July. This is a compulsory session for all international students new to ECU. Register here.

Get Set for ECU

Wed July 24, 2019 9:30 AM - Wed July 24, 2019 12:30 PM

Your official welcome to ECU! This session is all about helping you transition to university life.

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Master of Screen Studies & Y77 Screen Study Major induction

Mon July 15, 2019 9:30 AM

Course Code: L57 and Y77 (Screen Study majors only) Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Kurongkurl Katijin Induction

Mon July 15, 2019 11:00 AM

For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Meet the Student Success team and see what’s on offer from Kurongkurl Katitjin.

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Bachelor of Education Early Childhood Studies Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 8:45 AM

Course Code: Y42 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Bachelor of Education Primary Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 8:45 AM

Course Code: Y41 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Bachelor of Education Secondary ML Majors Inductions

Wed July 17, 2019 8:45 AM

Course Code: Y68 Majors: Drama, Music, Visual Arts, English, Humanities and Social Science, Design and Technology Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Master of Teaching Early Childhood Studies Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 11:45 AM

Course Code: I81 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Master of Teaching Primary Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 11:45 AM

Course Code: I83 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Master of Teaching Secondary Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 12:30 PM

Course Code: I91 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Graduate Certificate Early Childhood Studies Induction

Wed July 17, 2019 4:00 PM

Course Code: S74 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Bach of Arts, Bach of Contemp Arts, Double Degrees Induction

Thu July 25, 2019 9:00 AM

Course Codes: Y78, Y81, Y91,Y70, Y48 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students. *Students in Arts Double Degrees should attend the breakout session for their Arts Major

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UniPrep Induction

Thu July 25, 2019 9:30 AM

Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Bach of Design, Bach of Media & Communications Induction

Thu July 25, 2019 10:30 AM

Course Codes: Y82, Y77 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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L44, J71, L45, J72 Induction

Thu July 25, 2019 1:00 PM

Masters of: Professional Communication/Communication/Design/Professional Design Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Master of Arts by Research, Bach of Arts Honours Induction

Thu July 25, 2019 1:00 PM

Course Code: L52, C34 Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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All Postgrad Education Induction (except S74)

Thu July 25, 2019 4:00 PM

Course Inductions are designed to welcome new students and introduce them to their course and its structure. It is an opportunity to ask any questions about the course and to get to know other new students.

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Library Essentials

Mon July 15, 2019 11:00 AM - Thu August 1, 2019 11:00 AM

This session is a brief introduction to the library and the essential resources that you will need to stay one step ahead and be successful in your studies. Learn how to confidently use and access the library’s online and print resources and gain an understanding of the library space and other support services available to you.

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ECUnistart 2: Online Academic Writing

Tue July 16, 2019 5:00 PM - Thu July 25, 2019 5:00 PM

This online workshops will take you through the process of academic writing, from unpacking an assignment question to paraphrasing and integrating information from sources into the assignment.  You will also learn about the main characteristics of academic writing style. *Please use Firefox or Chrome, not Internet Explorer

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Academic Skills Centre – LANTITE information session

Wed July 17, 2019 3:00 PM

An introduction to the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education students

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ECUnistart 1: Online Academic Skills

Wed July 17, 2019 5:00 PM - Tue July 23, 2019 5:00 PM

This online workshop will help you understand academic integrity, and develop and practise notetaking strategies for reading at university level. You’ll also learn about APA style referencing and how to locate sources for your assignments, using the ECU library search tools. *Please use Firefox or Chrome, not Internet Explorer

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ECUnistart 3: Online Maths Refresher

Thu July 18, 2019 5:00 PM - Wed July 24, 2019 5:00 PM

This online workshop will help you revise basic numeracy skills and concepts such as fractions, percentages, decimals, statistics simple algebra and interpreting data. This workshop is suited to students studying Business and Law, Nursing, Health and Medical Sciences, Education, Psychology and UniPrep. *Please use Firefox or Chrome, not Internet Explorer

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IT Security Information Workshop

Fri July 19, 2019 10:00 AM - Wed July 24, 2019 9:30 AM

In this session you will discover tips and tricks on 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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IT Productivity

Fri July 19, 2019 11:00 AM

Make the most of your time by learning about technology services at ECU. This session covers how to maximise your personal productivity with Office 365 tools, how to collaborate effectively using Microsoft Teams and general information about software and hardware discounts, facilities and assistance available at ECU. Bring your laptop for a hands on session presented by a member of ITSC's Service Delivery team.

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Balancing Life and Uni

Mon July 22, 2019 9:30 AM - Wed July 24, 2019 10:30 AM

This session will help you with ideas, tips and the skills to manage your university commitments and still have time for a social life!

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Taking Care of You

Mon July 22, 2019 11:00 AM - Fri July 26, 2019 1:30 PM

Deadlines at university added to life in general can be very demanding. This session gives tips and strategies on what might work for you and how to more effectively use the support networks around you.

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ECUnistart 1: Academic Skills

Mon July 22, 2019 12:30 PM

This workshop will help you understand academic integrity, and develop and practise notetaking strategies for reading at university level. You’ll also learn about APA style referencing and how to locate sources for your assignments, using the ECU library search tools.

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ECU Student Systems

Tue July 23, 2019 9:30 AM - Thu July 25, 2019 9:30 AM

There are many new systems and services that you will need to use during your time at ECU such as SIMO, Blackboard and the Student Portal. You will get to know them all in this session. We'll help you learn what's available, where to find it and how to use it to manage your study needs.

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ECUnistart 3: Maths Refresher

Tue July 23, 2019 12:30 PM

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

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Essential Study Skills

Wed July 24, 2019 2:00 PM - Thu July 25, 2019 10:30 AM

This workshop will help you with time management, study skills, learning strategies, and expectations about university study. Learning Advisers will introduce you to the resources available at ECU to assist you with your studies.

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ECUnistart 2: Academic Writing

Fri July 26, 2019 9:30 AM

This workshops will take you through the process of academic writing, from unpacking an assignment question to paraphrasing and integrating information from sources into the assignment.  You will also learn about the main characteristics of academic writing style

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Healthy Start

Tue July 16, 2019 1:30 PM - Wed July 31, 2019 11:30 AM

New journey, fresh start? Find out how and be inspired to take healthy steps which will help you thrive while you study. Attend our Sports Tour as well and you'll be eligible for a 14 day gym membership including group fitness classes for only $14.

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ECU Sports & Fitness Tour

Tue July 16, 2019 2:00 PM - Wed July 31, 2019 12:00 PM

Join this tour to see our facilities and find out more information about all the great, low-cost activities offered by ECU Sports. By attending our Healthy Start presentation as well, you'll also be eligible for a 14 day gym membership including group fitness classes for only $14.

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Campus Tour

Thu July 18, 2019 9:00 AM - Fri July 26, 2019 12:00 PM

Guided campus tours will be running on weekdays throughout the Orientation period. Come and see all the key spots on campus and find where your classes will be.

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Guild Welcome Fair

Tue July 30, 2019 10:00 AM

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

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