Event Schedule

Welcome to our Open House! We will have events happening all day on Saturday 20th May from 11AM to 4PM, including presentations by our academics, sharing sessions from students and lots of opportunities to learn more about the Singapore campus of James Cook University (JCU)! Select a study area below to see what's happening throughout the day.

Select a study area:

Business & IT

Information Technology Course and Career Prospects

A preview of the structure of our Information Technology course and career prospects for students.

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Venue: Block A, Room 1-04
Time: 12 - 12.30PM

Business & IT

Research-Led Teaching & Work-Integrated Learning in Business Course

A preview of the structure of our Business course, including how our business students engage with the industry by conducting multidisciplinary projects to influence the latest thinking.

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Venue: Block A, Room 1-04
Time: 1 - 1.30PM

Business & IT

Why Study the Aquaculture Course and What Career Opportunities Await Prospective Students?

A preview of the structure of our Aquaculture course and career prospects for students.  Our Aquaculture course provides theory and practical components to equip graduates with business skills, and an understanding of the biology, technology and environment vital for the sustainability of profitable aquaculture enterprises.

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Venue: Block A, Room 1-05
Time: 1.30 - 2PM

Business & IT

Banking and Finance Course and Career Prospects

A preview of the structure of our Banking and Finance course and career prospects for students.

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Venue: Block A, Room 1-04
Time: 2 - 2.30PM

Business & IT

Tourism Course and Career Prospects

A preview of the structure of our Tourism course and career prospects for students.  Our Tourism course is dynamic, the focus is not only on theories and concepts, but the most relevant case studies and best practices in the tourism industry.

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Venue: Block A, Room 1-05
Time: 2.30 - 3PM

Business & IT

Academic Showcase

Speak to our academic staff about our courses and hear from our current students and alumni about their learning experience with JCU.

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Venue: Student Hub
Time: All day

Business & IT

Game Museum Display

Have you ever wondered what games consoles people played in the past? Come and view the evolution of games consoles at our museum.

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Venue: Library
Time: All day

Business & IT

JCU Financial Lab

Interested in knowing more about financial markets?  Please visit our state-of-the-art JCU Financial Lab.

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Venue: JCU Financial Lab (Block A, Room 1-03)
Time: All day

Foundation & Diploma

Sharing Session

Find out more about the Foundation and Diploma courses, the curriculum, the pathways and the opportunities they provide. Students will share about their experiences as well as how the foundation and diploma programs add value to the degree program.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-03
Time: 12PM & 2PM

Foundation & Diploma

Maths & Statistics Quizzes

Participate in these quizzes and get a better understanding of the Math and Statistics modules that we are offering.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-03
Time: 1PM

Psychology

Course structure

There are many career options open to you after studying psychology at JCU, including some of the more well-known post-graduate training in specialist fields such as clinical, organisational and educational psychology. More generally, psychology equips you with transferable skills and knowledge that can be applied in different fields.

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Venue: Block C, Room 2-13
Time: 12 - 12.30PM & 2 - 2.30PM

Foundation & Diploma

Academic Showcase

Speak to our academic staff about our courses and hear from our current students and alumni about their learning experience with JCU.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-03
Time: All day

Foundation & Diploma

Display of Student Projects

Come and view the display of projects completed by our students.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-03
Time: All day

Psychology

Academic Showcase

Speak to our academic staff about our courses and hear from our current students and alumni about their learning experience with JCU.

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Venue: Block C, Room 2-14
Time: All day

Education & Counselling

Academic Showcase

Speak to our academic staff about our courses and hear from our current students and alumni about their learning experience with JCU.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-04
Time: All day

Psychology

Personality Test

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Venue: Social Psychology Lab (Block B, Room2-11)
Time: All day

Psychology

Psychology Clinic

Come down and find out more about our Master of Psychology program

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Venue: Psychology Clinic (Block B, Level 1)
Time: All day

Psychology

Topic: Psychology gives me the upper hand

Proposed Objectives (e.g. focus of the session):

  • To know what is psychology.
  • To know who uses psychology.
  • To know who studies psychology.
  • To know where to go from here
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Venue: Block C, Room 2-13
Time: 1 - 1.30PM & 3 - 3.30PM

Psychology

Research Showcase

Visit our Psychology Research laboratories and learn more about the types of research our students have conducted.

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Venue: Psychology Research Labs (Block B, Room2-08)
Time: All day

Education & Counselling

Personal and Professional development: The Student Experience

Students, at different stages on the Master of Guidance and Counselling (MGC) journey informally describe their learning acquired through assignment work and practicum, welcoming questions and discussion from interested parties.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-04
Time: All day

Education & Counselling

I want to be a preschool teacher

The presentation will outline details of the newly acquired Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) at the Singapore campus of James Cook University. In addition, find out more about the professional and work opportunities for graduates who plan to work in Australia, Asia and in other parts of the world.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-04
Time: 2 - 2.30PM

Education & Counselling

Counselling opportunities in the Singaporean context

Joined by graduates of the MGC where the focus turns to counselling opportunities in the Singaporean context.

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-04
Time: All day

Education & Counselling

Course Structure

Course Structure of the MGC program

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Venue: Block A, Room 2-04
Time: 3 - 3.30PM

Other Activities

Admissions Booth

Talk to our friendly staff about entry requirements into our academic programs

Block C, Room 2-15

Career Support

  • Come and participate in a Career Personality Type Game
  • Take the opportunity to mingle with staff and students to find out more about the career support services available

Student Hub

Clubs and Societies

Check out the Clubs & Societies to find out how you can lead an exciting campus life at JCU

Student Hub

Student Support

Interact with staff to find out about the function of our Student Services

Student Hub

Learning Support

Find out about the Learning Support Services we provide

Student Hub

Campus Mobility Program

Find out about our Inter-campus Mobility program! How are our Singapore-based students paying their fees in Singapore currency?

Student Hub

Campus Tour

Tour around our Sims Drive campus with our student Ambassador!

Registration Counter

Aussie BBQ

Take a break and enjoy the authentic Australian BBQ experience!

Canteen

Photobooth

Registration counter

Research Corner

Gain the formal research training experience you need to begin an exciting research degree at JCU.

Student Hub

Professional Development Course

Prepare for the skills and jobs of the future with our Professional Development Courses.

Student Hub

Why JCU?

JCU Inter-campus Mobility Program

JCU provides the opportunity for you to study in Singapore and in Australia and yet still remain as a Singapore based student paying your fees in Singapore currency. This is a unique program in Asia and is only able to operate because the university operates across both countries. The program is designed to ensure you get the best possible outcomes from your years of study with the university.

Globally recognised Australian degree

You will graduate with exactly the same globally recognised degree as students who study at James Cook University in Australia.

Supportive study environment

We provide you with access to a full range of facilities and services to support their learning. These include lecture and seminar rooms, library and associated study facilities, computer laboratories, and trading simulation room. Additionally, you will have access to a range of sporting facilities and can join a number of clubs and societies. We aim to provide a full university experience and not just a study program.

Trimester System

With a trimester based program, you can complete your Bachelors degree in 2 years and Masters degree in 16 months.

Preparation for the global workforce

We provide you with the skills to find a job through specially designed ‘employment workshops’.

Variety of courses

Double majors in Business: You can complete the double major at no extra cost or time commitment

Joint Masters of IT and Business Administration: Get broader industry exposure and wider career options with a joint Masters program.

Psychology Accreditation: Psychology courses are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC).*

Diploma Programs: This program provides a suitable pathway for students with a lower level Year 12, GCE ‘A’ Level qualifications or its equivalent to a degree course.

*Excluding Bachelor of Arts (Psychology Studies).

Getting Here

Campus location: 149 Sims Drive, 387380

Free Shuttle Bus

Free shuttle service to JCU which operates from 10:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (15 minute intervals)
Pick up location: Paya Lebar MRT Exit A, walk towards the Paya Lebar Square taxi stand
Last bus from our campus to Paya Lebar MRT is at 4:15 p.m

MRT

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Aljunied MRT EW9
Approx. 10 min (850m) walk to campus

Kallang MRT EW10
Approx. 10 min (860m) walk to campus

Bus

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Blk 45 (80229)
Bus No. 64 and 125
Approx. 4 min (300m) walk to campus

Yi Xiu Factory Building (80071)
Bus No. 2, 13, 21, 26, 51, 62, 63, 67, 80, 100, 158, 853C, NR7
Approx. 7 min (550m) walk to campus

Opp Mohammed Salleh Mosque (80069)
Bus No. 2, 13, 21, 26, 51, 62, 63, 67, 80, 100, 158, 853C, NR7
Approx. 9 min (730m) walk to campus

Campus Tour

Experience the campus via our virtual tour! Take a look at our classrooms, facilities and collaborative study spaces.

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JCU Singapore Open House 2016
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