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Continuing Students: Welcome back in 2016

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Frequently Asked Questions

We have chosen some of the most frequently asked questions and have listed them below. These include where to find your study plans, what electives you can enroling into if you are studying Level II and Level III and much more.

Visit the Professions FAQ's for the full list.

Welcome Lunch: Hub Day Out

Come along for a FREE lunch and meet students, staff and academics, as well as representatives from many student bodies and from industries related to your degree!

You will be introduced to the Professions Hub and the free services that are available to you during your university life.

  • FREE food
  • MEET other students, staff and Academics
  • CONNECT with mentor programs and industry reps
  • JOIN student bodies

Date: Wednesday, 24 February 2016
Time: from 12:30
Location: Professions Student Hub, 10 Pulteney Street

Meet your teachers, fellow peers and familiarise yourself with the Professions Hub and its services.

Become Involved

Status Points

There are many ways to get involved with University life when you are part of the Faculty of the Professions. We have listed some of the groups and services below. Click each link to find out more.

In addition, many of the opportunities below give you the chance to gain credit towards The Adelaide Advantage, the Faculty of the Professions program that encourages you to engage in, and gain recognition for, co-curricular activities to increase your employment opportunities at graduation.

  • Professions Internships
    Hub space

    With the growing skills shortage and fierce competition for talent, employers can utilise the program to build their brand among students, gain access to high-calibre interns in a variety of specialist educations fields in business, and make the most of additional resources.

    This fantastic learning opportunity also allows students to gain first-hand experience and apply the knowledge and skills related to their studies in a workplace setting and build industry networks to assist them when they begin looking for employment.

    Click here for more information about Internships and to see what opportunities are available.

  • Study Overseas
    Hub space

    An international experience as part of your degree? The Professions Student Support Hub can help you get there.

    International study is a valuable addition to any degree and this is especially true for those in the Faculty of the Professions. Commerce, Finance and Economics graduates can set themselves apart in the globalised world with enhanced cultural awareness and international networks.

    The Faculty of the Professions offers both long and short term study programs, from 2-3 weeks to 6 months to a year overseas.

    Click here for more information about studying overseas and to see what opportunities are available.

  • The Adelaide Advantage
    Hub space

    Want to stand out from the crowd during the job hunt?
    Let us open some doors for you...

    •  Are you (or would you like to be) involved in volunteering, clubs, community, study tours, international study exchanges?
    •  Would you like to enhance your employability and your own self-development?
    •  Do you want your experience outside the classroom to count towards your university experience and your degree program?

    Then The Adelaide Advantage is for you!

    By registering to Adelaide Advantage, you will get access to extracurricular activities available at the Uni such as Study Tours or internships but also to Adelaide Advantage exclusive opportunities including chances to network with the industry, develop your leadership skills, gain work experience or volunteer for charities.

    This is your chance to pump up your CV and grow as an individual by acquiring valuable skills and experiences. So why not make esteemed industry contacts, and enhance and enrich your time at University 'outside of the classroom',Register Now!

Important Dates 2016

Make yourself familiar with the Critical Dates that relate to your study.

See also Academic Year Dates.

Critical Dates
Hub Day Out - Welcome Lunch Tues 24 Feb
Semester 1 Regular session begins Mon 2 March
Last day to add courses online Mon 16 March
Due date for payment of upfront student contributions & tuition fees Tue 17 March
Last day to delete courses from a student's record Tue 31 March
Census Date: Last day to withdraw without incurring liability for student contributions or tuition fees Tue 31 March
Last day to withdraw without failure (WNF) Fri 8 May
Last day to withdraw fail (WF) Fri 12 June
Exam period Sat 20 June - Sat 4 July

Replacement Exams

Mon 20 July - Sat 25 July
Critical Dates
Hub Day Out - Welcome BBQ Thurs 23 July
Semester 2 Regular session begins Mon 27 July
Last day to add courses online Mon 10 August
Due date for payment of upfront student contributions & tuition fees Mon 17 August
Last day to delete courses from a student's record Mon 31 August
Census Date: Last day to withdraw without incurring liability for student contributions or tuition fees Sun 31 August
Last day to withdraw without failure (WNF) Fri 18 September
Last day to withdraw fail (WF) Fri 30 October
Exam period Sat 7 - Sat 21 November

Replacement Exams

Wed 9 - Tues 15 December

Contacting the Hub

Professions Hub foyer

Professions Hub Foyer

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact the Professions  Hub.

The main form of contact with the Hub is by email: professions@ask.adelaide.edu.au

Phone: 8313 4755 or 8313 8131
Contact Hours: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday
Location: Ground floor, Marjoribanks Wing, Nexus 10 (Map)

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The Professions Hub
Address

NEXUS 10
Marjoribanks Wing
Cnr Pulteney Street & North Terrace
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
SA 5005 AUSTRALIA

All Enquiries

Ph: +61 8 8313 4755
or +61 8 8313 8131
Fax: +61 8 8313 6050
professions@ask.adelaide.edu.au

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