Bachelor of Computer Science First Year Students: Welcome & Project Day

BCompSc Welcome and Project Day is Compulsory for ALL students commencing First Year Bachelor of Computer Science.  Morning tea and lunch are provided.  If you have any special dietary requirements please email by 4 February 2020.

10:30am - 11:30am: Welcome and Program Information Session (50-T105)  An essential information seminar for First Year students in the BCompSci and BCompSci dual programs.  You will meet some of the program leaders, learn about the structure of your degree, how to choose courses, and gain some advice about transitioning to university study.

11:30am - 1:45pm: Orientation Project Activities (49-301) A series of activities designed to help you meet staff and other students in the degree, become familiar with some of the details in your degree and UQ, and to work toegther to solve problems from the perspective of a computer scientist.

1:45pm - 2:30pm: BBQ Lunch and Networking (Hawken Building 50 - Level 2) A BBQ lunch, opportunities to meet other students, talk with societies, clubs and professional associations related to computer science, and meet faculty support teams such as EAIT Employability.

2:30pm - 3:30pm: Academic Advice (Optional 50-S201) Do you still have any questions we can help with?  Academic advisors will be available to provide one to one advice on courses you can enrol in for Semester 1, 2020. 

Other Orientation Events:

Attending 'Safety in Australia' is compulsory for all new international students studying at St Lucia and Herston campuses.

OSHC and Medical Help for International Students.   This session is to help international students understand: How to access medical help and doctors in Australia, what to do when you get sick, and how to use Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).

Let's get you started - Drop in to this session to get help with creating a workable Timetable, how to Sign-On, Employability Information, and advice from School representatives. This session is NOT compulsory but worthwhile for all students

EAIT International Welcome To Australia. This session is for all international undergraduate and postgraduate students commencing Semester 1, 2020.


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Wednesday, 19 February 2020 - 10:30am to 2:30pm
NOTE: You have multiple sessions this week. Please check all details carefully for each session.