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Semester 1, 2018: Thursday 22 February 2018

Welcome to new students

Orientation to USC SouthBank is an important way to way to learn about the University, your campus and study requirements for the year. Attendance is highly recommended.

Taking place on Thursday 22 February, the event kicks off with an Official Welcome and Welcome to Country followed by an exciting schedule that will equip you with the information and knowledge to get your studies off to a great start. The day will provide essential information about your program as well as opportunities to navigate the campus, find your classes and meet new people.

From Tuesday 20 - Wednesday 21 February, be sure to attend an Academic and Study Skills Pre-Semester Workshop from 9am-1pm. A special workshop for students studying the Master of Health Promotion is offered Friday 23 February from 9am-1pm. Check the timetable below and plan your week to get the most out of Orientation.

It is compulsory for all new international students to register, present their passports and visa and attend the International Student Orientation.

You can find our location details below.

If you have difficulties accessing any Orientation activities or information due to a disability, learning disorder, injury or illness, please contact our Disability Services team before the event so they can assist you.

The below information is correct at the time of publishing. Please check back regularly for any changes.

 

Get ready for Orientation!

  1. Download the Orientation to USC SouthBank program
  2. Print it
  3. Highlight your sessions so you know your schedule for the day

P.S. We'll have plenty of printed programs on the day.

Your Orientation to USC SouthBank Program

Time

Event

Location

9­–11:15am

Welcome to Country and Official Welcome to USC SouthBank

Orientation program and facility overview, gifting of Orientation bags and introductions to USC staff and student groups

IT Fundamentals and overview of Printing and Library Services

How to connect with the Co-op

'Study, work and live safe' with Senior Constable Sandi Trembath, West End Community Beat Officer, Queensland Police Service

Commencing class of Semester 1, 2018 Year Group Photo

SBA4-2.08

11:15am–12noon

Essential Program Information Sessions:

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 

Master of Professional Accounting

SBA4-2.11

Master of Information and Communications Technology

SBA4-2.10

11:15am–12noon

FREE LUNCH Lunch is on us! For students studying:

Master of Health Promotion

Informal Student Lounge

Bachelor of Business

Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)

Bachelor of Business (International Business)

Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

Bachelor of Business (Management)

Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure & Event Management)

Diploma of Business

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration (Extended)

Student Commons/Kitchen

12noon–12:45pm

Essential Program Information Sessions:

 

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration (Extended)

SBA4-2.01

Bachelor of Business

Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)

Bachelor of Business (International Business)

Bachelor of Business (Management)

Diploma of Business

SBA4-2.11

Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure & Event Management)

Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

SBA4-2.10

Master of Health Promotion

SBA4-2.18

12noon–12:45pm

FREE LUNCH Lunch is on us! For students studying:

Master of Professional Accounting

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 

Master of Information and Communications Technology

Student Commons/Kitchen

12:45–1:15pm

Overview of student wellbeing and support services: Find out about the academic skills support you can access and the health and wellbeing services USC offers.

SBA4-2.08

1:15–1:45pm

International Student Orientation session

* Compulsory for new international students

SBA4-2.08

2–4pm

Getting Started Enrolment Session: Haven’t enrolled in your classes yet? Get organised before the semester starts. Our Student Central SouthBank team will show you the process.

SBA4-2.17

Academic and Study Skills Pre-Semester Workshops

When: 

Workshops run Tuesday 20 February and Wednesday 21 February 2018 from 9am–1pm.

A special workshop for students studying the Master of Health Promotion is offered Friday 23 February 2018 from 9am–1pm.

Where: 

Student Central SouthBank, Ground Floor, Building A4 (SW1), 52 Merivale Street, South Brisbane

To register, please email SouthBank@usc.edu.au.

The Academic and Study Skills Pre-Semester Workshops help you to develop skills and strategies to meet the challenges of university study. Topics include:

  • Time management
  • Notetaking
  • Reading strategies
  • Referencing
  • Critical thinking

When you attend an Academic and Study Skills Pre-Semester Workshop, please bring:

  • Notebook and pen
  • Cardigan or jacket

If you have any questions about Academic and Study Skills Pre-Semester Workshops, please contact Student Central or visit askUSC.

 

Where to find us

USC SouthBank is located near Brisbane's city centre, cultural precinct, South Bank Parklands and the Brisbane River, approximately 70 minutes' drive south of the University’s Sunshine Coast campus. For directions refer to the USC SouthBank map.

Parking and Transport

While there is no dedicated parking space for USC students there are a number of paid parking options within walking distance to USC SouthBank. There are also a number of frequent public transport options available including train, bus and ferry services and a cycling track to access the campus. Visit getting around South Bank for more information

Address

Ground Floor, Building A4 (SW1 complex)
52 Merivale Street
South Brisbane
Queensland 4101
Australia

Tel: +61 7 5409 8600
Email: StudentCentral@usc.edu.au

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