We have fantastic presentations scheduled throughout the day on a range of great topics, be sure not to miss them.

WHENWHATWHERE
11.30am | 12.30pm
1.30pm | 2.30pm
Creative Media – Multi-media Interactive Projections
The way in which the moving image has developed to allow interaction has changed dramatically with the development of digital technologies and new communication channels. Creative Media students produce multi-media projections and interactive documentaries along with more exploratory visual works.
Building A4, Room 016
11.45am | 12.45pm
1.45pm
Sport and Exercise Science
Learn more about our specialised equipment to assess aerobic fitness and sporting performance including how your muscles function.
Ground Floor | Building A2
11am - 12pm JCU's Research in the Tropics
JCU is a world leader in research addressing the critical challenges facing the tropics, world-wide. A defining feature of JCU is its tropical location and its research excellence in disciplines of particular relevance to the Tropics. Come and learn about the exciting research projects our researchers are currently working on right here at our local university.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
12pm - 12.45pmDivision of Tropical Environments and Societies
Have an interest in Engineering, Sciences, Business, Law, IT, Art or Education? Then come and hear about what courses are on offer, entry requirements, course structures and potential career outcomes followed by a short Q&A session.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
12pm - 12.30pmTEDx JCU Cairns Presentation: Worming Your Way To Good Health
Would ever consider being infected with parasitic worms as a treatment for a chronic inflammatory disease? Come found out more.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.2)
12.45pm - 1.25pmParents and Partners Information Session
If you are a parent or partner of someone who is planning to further their study, then this presentation is perfect for you. Hear from our expert staff on how you can help your loved ones during stressful times and how it’s important to have that support around you when you are a student.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
1pm - 1.30pmTEDx JCU Cairns Presentation: A Bridge Between Two Worlds
Traditional science often ignores the wealth of knowledge that Indigenous people get from their land. Gerry Turpin is the only formally trained Indigenous ethnobotanist in Australia he explain why much can be gained by learning from Traditional Owners.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.2)
1.25pm - 1.55pmWhat It's Like To Be A University Student Presentation
Hear from current students about what it’s like to be a University Student and what you can expect when you come to study at JCU. Hear all about on-campus life too.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
1.55pm - 2.35pmDivision of Tropical Health and Medicine Presentation
Have an interest in studying for a career in health or medical sciences? Then come and hear about what courses are on offer, entry requirements, course structures and potential career outcomes followed by a short Q&A session.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
2pm - 2.30pm TEDx JCU Cairns Presentation: Hi Fu Mi (火風水) TEDxJCUCairns Version
Drum ∞ aims to promote cross-cultural understanding, community spirit, health and fitness, coordination, teamwork and the joy of music, through our performances, rehearsals, and workshops.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.2)
2.35pm - 3pmFinancing Your University Degree
Find out ways you can fund your university study, what scholarships are available and employment opportunities available while at university.
Central Open Day Precinct Lecture Theatre
(Building A3.3)
11.30am | 12.30pm | 1.30pmMarine Talks With A/Prof Jamie Seymour
Is it venomous? Is it dangerous? Lets research and find out!
Aquarium (Building E1)

Why My Career Rules Mini Presenation Series

In five minutes learn about how different careers can make life matter to you. You will have the opportunity to talk to presenters after their talk.

WHENWHATWHERE
11.10am Dentistry Main Stage Area
11.20am Education Main Stage Area
11.25am Marine Biology Main Stage Area
11.30am PhysiotherapyMain Stage Area
11.35amLaw Main Stage Area
11.40am IT Main Stage Area
11.45am Speech Pathology Main Stage Area
11.50am Archaeology Main Stage Area
11.55am Pharmacy Main Stage Area
12.00pm Internet of Things Main Stage Area
12.05pm Social Work Main Stage Area
12.10pm Sustainability Main Stage Area
12.15pm Vet Science Main Stage Area
12.20pm Geology Main Stage Area
12.25pm Psychology Main Stage Area
12.30pm Creative Arts and Media Main Stage Area
12.35pm Occupational Therapy Main Stage Area
12.40pm Nursing / MidwiferyMain Stage Area
12.45pm Sport and Exercise ScienceMain Stage Area
12.50pm Molecular and Cell BiologyMain Stage Area
12.55pm BusinessMain Stage Area
1.00pm MedicineMain Stage Area
1.05pm EngineeringMain Stage Area
1.10pm AnthropologyMain Stage Area
1.15pm BiomedicineMain Stage Area
1.20pm HumanitiesMain Stage Area
1.25pm AquacultureMain Stage Area
1.30pm SociologyMain Stage Area
1.35pmZoologyMain Stage Area
1.40pmPublic Health and Tropical MedicineMain Stage Area
1.45pmEcologyMain Stage Area
1.50pmEnvironmental ManagementMain Stage Area
1.55pmPhysical SciencesMain Stage Area
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