University of Canberra

 

Careers UC

Postal Address: Building 1, Student Central University of Canberra ACT 2601
Telephone: +61 2 620608807, Facsimile: +61 2 6201 5116
Homepage: www.canberra.edu.au/careers
Email: [email protected]
University Switchboard: +61 2 6201 5111
University Homepage: www.canberra.edu.au

The University of Canberra’s outstanding record of graduate employment success is a testament to the demand for our graduates from employers domestically and internationally.

University of Canberra graduates, who are drawn from across Australia and the globe, have both broad employability skills and specialist knowledge to enable them to excel in their chosen fields. They are career-ready due to University of Canberra’s practical academic focus and extensive work integrated learning curricula through internships, student projects and deep integration with a variety of industries experienced throughout their studies.

Services and Programs
Connections with the student body through emails, social media, on-campus presentations and workshops ■ Advertising of employment, graduate and internship opportunities to students through the online CareerHub portal ■ facilitation of interns, student projects and competitions

Facilities
Workshop areas in Careers UC for employer panels and workshops ■ Fully-equipped lecture theatres ■ Audio-visual equipment ■ Catering ■ Conference and seminar rooms ■ Interview rooms ■ Free parking.

Equity Groups
Student support through Medical, Counselling and Welfare; International Student Support Service; Study Skills, Careers, and a range of other services.

Fields of Education
Advertising & Marketing Communications, Design and Architecture, Building & Construction Management, Business Administration, Business Informatics, Coaching Science, Commerce, Community Education, Counselling, Creative Writing, Cultural Heritage, Cultural Heritage Conservation, Economics, Education (Early Childhood, Primary, Secondary), Environmental Science, Forensic Studies, Graphic Design, Health Studies, Hotel Management, Human Biology, Human Nutrition, Industrial Design, Information Technology and Software Engineering, Interior Design, International Studies, Journalism, Justice Studies, Knowledge Management, Landscape Architecture, Law, Legal Studies, Management, Media Arts and Production, Midwifery, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiology, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Science, Software Engineering, Sports Management, Sports Media, TESOL, Tourism Management, Urban & Regional Planning.

To view all courses available, please visit http://www.canberra.edu.au/future-students.

Number of Graduating Students (approximate) 3,000

Staff
Deputy Director, Student Success

Dr Barbara Walsh

T: 6206 8982      E: [email protected]

 

Stefan Alexander

Team Leader, Career Development and Education

T: 02 6206 8802 E:  [email protected]

 

Erin Stacey

Team Leader, Employment & Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

T: 02 6201 2063   E:  [email protected]

Dates 2017

Summer Semester, 2017
Weeks 1 – 41 December 2016 – 24 December 2016
Class Free Period24 December 2016 – 1 January 2017
Week 5 – 92 January – 3 February
Semester 1, 2017
Orientation6 February – 10 February
Weeks 1 – 713 February – 31 March
Week 8 (Class Free Period)3 April – 7 April
Weeks 9 – 1310 April – 12 May
Weeks 14 – 15 (Examination Period)15 May – 27 May
Winter Term, 2017
Weeks 1 – 75 June – 21 July
Weeks 8 – 9 (Examination Period)24 July – 5 August
Semester 2, 2017
Orientation31 July – 4 August
Weeks 1 – 77 August – 22 September
Week 8 (Class Free Period)25 September – 29 September
Weeks 9 – 132 October – 3 November
Weeks 14 – 15 (Examination Period)6 November – 18 November
 

Careers Fairs 
Careers UC- Multi-Disciplinary Career Fair

Employer Connect 2017
Date: Tuesday 7th March 2017
Time: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM