Skip to main content

Kick off your semester in week one

Posted on

This week is all about getting to know the Bentley Campus and Robertson Library, keeping active and brushing up on your study skills. Don’t forget to down to the Guild O-Day outside the Guild Courtyard (Building 106F) on Wednesday (details below). Check back next week for what’s on in week two.

Event details

Check out the schedule below for what’s happening during week one on the Bentley Campus.

Date
Monday 30 July to Friday 3 August
Venue
Bentley Campus maps
Cost
Free to Curtin students
student writing in notebook

Monday

Start Time Event Location Duration
10.30am Active Minds – Youth Mental Health Exercise Program Curtin Stadium, Building 111 1 hour
11am Time Management
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1 hour
11am Library Tour Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2 30 minutes
11am Who am I?
(Registrations essential)
Building 211 – Aboriginal Studies, Bentley and Perth 1.5 hours
3pm Introduction to Nvivo
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 6, Room 6105 2 hours

Tuesday

Start Time Event Location Duration
11am Effective Reading
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library,Building 105,
Level 2, Room 225
1 hour
11am Curtin Garden Tours
(RSVP via Facebook)
Garden Cube in Atkinson Forum 1 hour
11am Library Tour Robertson Library, Building 105,
Room 225
30 minutes
12.15pm Library: What’s on Offer Robertson Library, Building 105
, Level, 4, Room 412
 45 minutes

Wednesday

Start Time               Event Location Duration
10.30am Active Minds – Youth Mental Health Exercise Program Curtin Stadium, Building 111 1 hour
11am Guild O-Day Guild Courtyard – Building 106F 3.5 hours
11am Library Tour Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225  30 minutes
12pm Design your Curtin Experience: Foundations
(Registrations essential)
Building 410, Room 201 2 hours
12pm Student Exchange: Information session Building 401, Room 152 45 minutes
12.15pm Using the Library Catalogue
(Registrations essential)
Library, Building 105, Level 6, Room 6105 45 minutes

Thursday

Start Time Event Location Duration
9am Writing Essays
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1.5 hours
11am Library Tour Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2 30 minutes
11.15am Library: What’s on Offer Library, Building 105, Level 4, Room 412 45 minutes
1pm Better Maths –
Basic Numerical Skills
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1 hour
2pm Writing Reports
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1.5 hours
2pm Interviews
(Registrations essential)
Building 400, Level 3, Room 3 1.5 hours
4pm Applications for Vacation and Grad Programs:
Understanding the process and how to stand out.
(Registrations essential)
Bentley and Perth (Rooms TBC) 1.5 hours

Friday

Start Time Event Location Duration
11am Paraphrasing & Avoiding Plagiarism
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1.5 hours
11am Library Tour Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2 30 minutes
11.30am Writing Paragraphs
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225  1.5 hours
12.15pm Using the Library Catalogue
(Registrations essential)
Library, Building 105, Level 6, Room 6105 45 minutes
1pm Better Maths – Algebra
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1.5 hours
2pm Mapping Essays
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 2, Room 225 1.5 hours
2.30pm Creative and Critical Thinking
(Registrations essential)
Robertson Library, Building 105, Level 5, Makerspace 1.5 hours
6pm Start-Up Yoga Party Curtin Tavern 6 hours

Check out other weeks

Week 2 – Get to know your community

Week 3 – Aim for success!

Week 4 – Keep going!