2019 Lismore Open Day Program

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Southern Cross University Open Day program - Lismore
What events are on, time and location
Welcome to Country and cultural performance 10:45-11:00am Plaza stage
Welcome from the Vice Chancellor, Professor Adam Shoemaker 11:00-11:15am Plaza stage
Melissa Lucashenko, 2019 Miles Franklin Award winner, in conversation with Jesse Blackadder 12:00-12:30pm ZEST
Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences course information session 11:00-11:20am Manning Clark
Music, Creative Arts & Digital Media
Artists in Conversation: A facilitated panel of Art and Design alumni reflect on how art education   11:00am-12:30pm has activated their art careers. 11:00-12:30am V Block Gallery Level 1
Sweet vibes from our contemporary music students keep you entertained all day 10:30am-2:30pm Plaza stage
The serious business of art and content – course information session on Music, Creative Arts & Digital Media 11:30-11:50am Manning Clark
Business, Tourism & Information Technology
Wondering if business or hospitality or both are for you? Or is the virtual world where you see yourself? Course information session – Business, Tourism and Information Technology 1:00-1:20pm Manning Clark
Test your business acumen with our brain-stretching activities all day Plaza
Put on a headset and step into our world. Virtual and augmented reality demonstrations all day Plaza
Transforming tourism: virtual reality tour of Byron lighthouse all day Plaza
Education & Teaching
What kind of teacher do you want to be? Course information session 12:30-12:50pm Manning Clark
Environment, Science & Engineering and Marine Science
Will robots rule the world? Find out what they can do in the meantime all day ZEST forecourt
What options do you have in environment, science and engineering? Course information session 2:00-2:20pm Manning Clark
Touch something slimy and prickly and a bit interesting in the marine science touch pool all day ZEST forecourt
Above and below the water: Drone technology and scuba gear on display all day ZEST forecourt
What does research on the ocean look like? Check out our cool fieldwork equipment and research boat all day ZEST forecourt
Seedling giveaways, fun chemistry and microscopes in action all day ZEST forecourt
Indigenous Knowledge
Indigenous art workshop 10:30am-2:30pm Plaza
An old way of knowing and a new way of understanding. Course information session – Indigenous Knowledge 12:00-12:20pm Manning Clark
Health Sciences
What shape are you in? Get a free 5-minute health check 10:30am-2:30pm Health Truck
Take a tour of our specialist health laboratories and facilities 10:30am-2:30pm P and Z block
What are your options in biomedical science, sport and exercise science, occupational therapy, osteopathy, pedorthics, podiatry, psychology and speech pathology? Course information session 11:00-11:20am ZEST
What are your options in nursing and midwifery? Course information session 11:30-11:50am ZEST
Law & Justice
Judge Billy’s moot court – Solo v Government of Alderaan: Hey! Where’s My Other Fifteen Thousand? 12:10-12:40pm Plaza stage
Afternoon tea and welcome by Dean of Law, building tour 12:50-1:20pm L Block Level 2
What are your options in law? Information session 1:30-1:50pm Manning Clark
General Sessions
Getting into uni: Learn about all the different pathways to a degre 1:00-1:20pm ZEST
Southern Cross mythbusters bust some myths about university 1:30-1:50pm ZEST
Don’t panic! Parent’s guide to Southern Cross University 2:00-2:20pm ZEST
Check out our favourite residents at the Koala Care Centre 10:30am-2:30pm Koala Centre
SCU Village on-campus accommodation open house 10:30am-2:30pm Magellan College

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