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Team Gosling with the Transport NSW hackathon. Photo by: Theresa Aderson

Hackathons replace lectures

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26 Aug 2016
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Find out how hackathons – marathon collaborative programming events – are helping students learn what it really means to be a data scientist and enabling Transport NSW to improve their services too
Nursing Bootcamp 2016. Photo by: Kitty Amour

Bootcamp, nursing style

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26 Aug 2016
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‘University’ can evoke fear and excitement, but first-year health students need not worry. ‘Nursing bootcamp’ will help you find out everything you need to know (and you don’t even have to wear Lycra!)
  • Boardgame developed in the Citizenship and Communication subject. Image by: Sophia Mathias

    Game on!

    26 Aug 2016

    It’s time to abandon your preconceptions, put on your game face and roll the dice. An unconventional uni assignment has seen students create board games to learn about politics and citizenship.

  • BCII winter school. Photo by: Ayesha MIra

    A day in the life … BCII winter school

    26 Aug 2016

    What exactly does a Bachelor of Creative Intelligence (BCII) and Innovation student do? We tagged along on day two of the first BCII winter school subject to find out.  

  • Visual communication student Kathy Ngo. Photo by: Maddy Clarke

    It’s not just exams

    26 Aug 2016

    Do you struggle under the pressure of written exams? Fear not! UTS students are increasingly undertaking realistic assessment tasks that relate to what they learn to their future careers.

  • Rachael Kim-Ainsworth. Photo by: Ayesha Mira

    Light from the shadows

    26 Aug 2016

    “I always had this romantic idea of helping people … Through Anti-Slavery Australia I have found my calling; this is the kind of legal work I hope to practice.”