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Thursday, June 15th 2017

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Careers Update Week 8

Our aim is to provide students with all the latest information that will help to make decisions about future careers and life beyond school.

Please contact Linda Whiteside, Head of Career Development for any further queries | 9204 9457

North Metro TAFE – Individual Consultation
Linda Barr and Mariana Joseph are the Student Advisors at North Metro TAFE. Students are welcome to make a one on one appointment to assist them with selecting courses at TAFE.
To make an appointment students can call 9427 1356.

ONSITE Vocational Education and Training (VET) Specialist Programs Information Night - Tuesday 27 June
Students will have the opportunity to speak to TAFE lecturers who deliver the courses, students who are currently enrolled in the courses, and parents of those students. Students and parents will hear a first-hand account of what to expect and how it can change their life at school and home.

A sausage sizzle and drinks will be provided for all those attending.

• Tuesday 27 June 2017
• Chisholm Catholic College,1104 Beaufort Street, Bedford
• 6.30pm - 7.00pm Performing Arts Centre
• 7.00pm - 7.30pm Display stands
• Venues and Parking details on map available from Careers Centre ( also been sent to students via Seqta)

pdfOnsite VET Evening Invitation

RSVP by Friday 23 June to Linda Whiteside, Head of Career Development on 9204 9457 or

University of Notre Dame/Fremantle Campus Early Offer Program 2018
The University of Notre Dame Australia introduced the Early Offer Program in 2006 to acknowledge and reward the achievements of outstanding Year 12 students by simplifying their access to courses at our University. One of its benefits to the recipients has been that it has allowed them to face their final WACE examinations with reduced stress and added confidence.

Students who are selected for the Early Offer Program should be able to demonstrate that they:
• have exceptional personal or leadership qualities and are motivated to study;
• are active members of their church, school and/or community; and
• have a predicted ATAR (based on their best 4 eligible ATAR subjects) of:
• 93 or above if they applying to study Bachelor of Physiotherapy or Bachelor of Laws; or
• 90 or above if they are applying to study any other course.

Students must ensure that their school completes the school nomination component of their Early Offer Program application form.
Application information and forms are available from the Careers Centre or online. Click here

pdfNotre Dame Early Offer Guide 2018

EngineeringMurdoch Engineering and Information Technology Careers Evening - Wednesday 21 June
Join us for our inspiring and informative Engineering and Information Technology Careers Evening, and find out how our courses can lead you into a fulfilling career.

Hear first-hand from our leading Academics about what to expect whilst studying your degree; learn about combining majors and degrees to maximise your employment opportunities; hear from industry professionals. Click here to register.

WAAPAWAAPA Arts Management and Live Production (Mount Lawley Campus) - Thursday 22 June, 6.00pm
Are you interested in Arts Management and Live Production specialising in costume, design, lighting, props and scenery, stage management and sound?

Talk to specialist academics and Student Recruitment Staff at this ECU information evening. Click here to register.

Teacher Education Information Evening (Joondalup Campus) - Tuesday 27 June, 6.00pm
Find out why Teaching is popular at ECU and experience our well-equipped School of Education. Click here for more information.

HealthMurdoch Health Careers Evening - Wednesday 28 June
Join us for our inspiring and informative Health Careers Evening, and hear about how our courses will lead you into a wide range of fulfilling careers in the Health industry.

Hear first-hand from our leading academics about our courses and what to expect while studying your degree; learn more about Murdoch’s unique practical experiences. Click here to register.

Pros and ConsThe Pros and Cons of Elite Sport Careers Seminar - Wednesday 28 June, 7.30pm
Target Audience: State and National representative athletes across all sports.
I will examine the good and bad of elite sport and challenge the athletes’ perspective on whether they are equipped to reach world class standard.
Areas I will look at include money and fame, commitment and balance, pressure and disappointment, life after sport. Click here to register.

Notre Dame Course Advice Session - 3-17 July
Notre Dame offers a wide range of courses and consistently scores well on student satisfaction surveys. You can find out about the courses, academic support and pastoral care that Notre Dame provides and chat with academic staff and current students at this Information Evening. Click here to register.

Notre Dame A Day in the Life of a Uni Student - Friday 14 July
Discover what it is like to be a uni student at the Notre Dame Fremantle Campus. Click here to register.

Murdoch Campus Tours
School students and families can book a guided tour of our learning areas and facilities. We run tours twice a week:
• Mondays at 5.00pm to 5.45pm
• Thursdays at 12pm to 12.45pm

Click here to book a tour.

Notre Dame Campus Tours

If walls could talk ... Experience Notre Dame’s Campus in Fremantle’s historic West End. Hear the stories of the buildings in times past and how they became home to Australia’s first national Catholic university.

  • Fridays at 11.00am to 12.30pm

For more information and to reserve your place, please phone 08 9433 0555

University Open Days
Year 12 students who are considering attending university in 2018 are encouraged to attend the respective University Open Days. These are highlighted below in red.

21 June
Murdoch Engineering and Information Technology Evening
22 June
ECU WAAPA Arts Management and Live Production Evening
27 June
ECU Teacher Education Evening (Joondalup Campus)
28 June
Murdoch Health Careers Evening
3-7 July
Murdoch ATAR Prep and Revision Week
3-12 July
Notre Dame Course Advice Sessions
11 July
ECU Mount Lawley Campus Tour
12 July
ECU Joondalup Campus Tour
14 July
Notre Dame - A Day in the Life of a Uni Student
14 July
UWA Campus Tour
23 July
ECU Joondalup Open Day
26 July
UMAT Exams
30 July
Murdoch Open Day
6 August
Curtin Open Day
13 August
ECU Mt Lawley and WAAPA Open Day
13 August
UWA Open Day
20 August
Notre Dame Open Day

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