Explore the Curtin campus, learn about courses, speak to lecturers and current students, participate in activities and have lots of fun.
- Sunday 6 August 2017
- 10 am to 4 pm
- Curtin University, Bentley Campus
Internet sensations ‘How Ridiculous’ will be at Curtin Open Day with a huge custom-built basketball board game.
Open Day is your chance to explore the Curtin campus, learn about courses, speak to lecturers and current students, participate in activities and have lots of fun.
Things you must see:
75 million views can’t be wrong
How Ridiculous are world renowned for stunts that include shooting a basketball hoop from a height of 180 metres, achieving a Guinness World record for the longest golf putt ever and, curiously, catching a fish with an iPhone.
Register here to skip the queue for their basketball game on the day
A virtual reality experience
The Oculus Rift virtual reality system will immerse you in a virtual world. Simply put on the head set and be ‘transported’ to new environments, like underwater shipwrecks and industrial workplaces.
AFLW panel discussion
Women, identity, football and education
The introduction of women’s AFL has seen an unprecedented surge in girls picking up the Sherrin throughout the country. Join AFLW players in a panel discussion about women, football, identity and education.
Meet Baxter: the new generation of industrial robots
Come and see our university trading room featuring live financial news, stock boards showing real-time share prices, and 16 dual-screen computer terminals running Bloomberg Professional software.
3D Life-size virtual bodies
View the most technologically advanced visualisation system for anatomy education – the Anatomage Table. Touch, move, rotate, enlarge and slice virtual bodies, which are generated from real patient cadavers.
Luxury Branding and marketing
Discover the latest technology
Discover how sophisticated technology can analyse how we think and feel about brands and learn the implications. As more brands compete for our attention, it’s important to understand how we react to advertising and make choices.
Food and activities for kids of all ages
The Fun Zone is always a favourite, with activities like a Kombi van photo booth, human soccer table, animal farm, bouncy castle, circus workshop and stiltwalkers.
See what Open Day is all about!
- For more info, visit the Curtin Open Day website.
- ‘Like’ the Curtin Facebook page for updates and share your photos from the day using #curtinopenday.