Demystify higher education for target groups by providing opportunities to become familiar with the everyday reality of university education and campus life
Provide learning-based programs that foster student engagement in learning and illustrate some of the basic links between learning, higher education and careers
Encourage a perception of university as a positive and beneficial post-secondary option
Meet the Professor
Grades 5 & 6 students are invited to participate in a tour of their local ACU campus, where they are offered the chance to meet staff and students and complete an interactive activity related to university life.
Offered to: Years 4 to 6
The program brings in members of the broader scientific community, such as university lecturers and students, representatives from industry partner organisations and students from neighbouring secondary schools to support the teaching of science in primary schools.
Students undertake a scientific investigation and communicate their findings to their school community.