Latest News & Events from the University of Auckland

October 28, 2021

Kia ora and welcome back to Term 4,

We hope that you have managed to have a relaxing break over the holidays. As we continue in lockdown and distance learning here in Auckland, we have several updates to share with you this week. Please see below for details.

We wish your seniors all the very best for their upcoming exams and as always please feel free to reach out to our team with any questions you may have.

Course Advice Sessions

With lockdown continuing in Auckland, we will be standing up another series of online course advice session in Week 2 and 3 of this term on the 28 October, 1 November and 2 November 2021.

If we have been unable to visit in Term 3 due to covid restrictions we encourage you to share this link with students. Students are also welcome to contact us directly for any questions they may have.

Students are able to Register here

We also have our recorded course advice session available on our website for students to view and for students needing assistance on how to apply, there is also a recording to walk students through this process.

Scholarships

University of Auckland Summer Start Scholarship

Closing 29 October 2021

Clark Undergraduate Scholarship

Closing 22 November 2021

Young Scholars Programme 2022

Details of the Young Scholars courses for 2022 are now available on our website. This information has also been shared to principals today.

 Arts Young Scholars Information Evening

Join our virtual Young Scholars Information Evening on Tuesday 2 November or Thursday 4 November to find out everything you need to know about the programme. There will be lecturers, current Young Scholars, and alumni in attendance to ask questions.

Register here

Business

Get on the trading room floor

Check out the brand-new BNZ Trading Room at the Business School. All business students starting in 2022 will get hands-on learning in the state-of-the-art simulated trading room.

Take a look around

Business Majors Evening – catch-up

Thinking about Business in 2022? If you missed our Business Majors Evening last month, the great news is you can catch-up on the recordings of all the sessions – and even ask questions.

Catch-up now

Creative Arts and Industries Student-Led Workshops

The Creative Arts and Industries faculty is still running their popular student-led workshops during this online time. Virtual workshops run by current students and based on stage one assignments are available across all our disciplines

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/caiworkshops

Education and Social Work

Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies (brand new degree!):

Programmes video presentations with staff and students (a panel discussion style):

Bachelor of Sport, Health and PE- where the degree can take you promo videos:

  • Beth (Education Officer)
  • Karishma (Health and PE Secondary Teacher)
  • Sean (Community Youth Worker)

Bachelor of Social Work – our students and graduates answer quick-fire questions about why to study social work and where the degree can take you:

What it’s like to study at our Tai Tokerau Campus in Northland

What it’s like to study at our Tai Tonga Campus in South Auckland

 

Engineering – Revision Sessions for NCEA Level 3 Calculus and Physics Externals

Designed for all students who identify as female, sessions will cover past exams from the six NCEA Level 3 Physics and Calculus external standards. Our tutors are all current University of Auckland Engineering students from the Women in Engineering Network, from many different backgrounds and specialisations.

Physics externals

Monday 15th, Wednesday 17th, Friday 19th November

2pm – 5pm

Register here

Calculus Externals

Tuesday 16th and Thursday 18th November

2pm – 5pm

Register here

Please note: These tutorials will be held in person at the Faculty of Engineering if the University is open at Level 2 or Level 1. At all other alert levels, we will run the same program virtually via Zoom, and will send instructions to all registered attendees closer to the time.

We also still offer free virtual one-on-one tutoring, check our website for more details and to sign up.

Ngā mihi,

The Schools Partnership Office

Schools Partnership Office

Building 103, Level 1, Rm 115

Alfred Nathan House, 24 Princes Street

Auckland 1010

www.auckland.ac.nz

Register for Updates: auckland.ac.nz/register

 

Apply now: auckland.ac.nz/apply