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MyCQU - International Student Cafe

International Student Cafe

The International Student Cafe is a series of face-to-face sessions delivered at our metro campus locations, to prepare our international students for living, working and studying in Australia. 

From tips on finding accommodation, adjusting to life in Australia, finding employment and managing your studies - let us give you the best tips and tricks to set you up for success during your time studying at CQUni and living in Australia!

TERM 3 2019 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CAFE SCHEDULE

Week

Date

Brisbane

Sydney

Melbourne

Session Topic

Session Information

1

13 Nov

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Life in Australia

Settling into your new city, accommodation, banking and safety around scams

2

20 Nov

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Overseas student health cover (OSHC) & staying healthy

Learn more about your OSHC and meet an Allianz representative. Learn tips on how to stay healthy.

3

27 Nov

Monday, 1pm Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Academic and Personal Support in your city

Introduction to academic support (ALC, Library, Studiosity, academics) and the Student Counsellor along getting to know your city.

4

4 Dec

Wednesday, 1pm Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Get Involved on your campus

Learn about clubs, committees & societies you can join!

5

18 Dec

Wednesday, 1pm 
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Surviving on a Student Budget

Learn about student discounts, where to get bargains and how to manage your money.

6

Christmas break - No Session

 

7

8 Jan

Tuesday, 1pm
Student Lounge.

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Working in Australia

Meet with the Careers Advisor, learn how to update your resume & LinkedIn profile & where to look for jobs.

8

15 Jan

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Course Advice and Study Abroad Opportunities

Meet with a Course Advisor to learn further about electives.  Learn about Study Abroad Opportunities.

9

22 Jan

Tuesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Internship Information & Working Culture

Learn about Internship opportunities, expectations and Australian work culture.

10

29 Jan

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Health & Fitness

How to break an unhealthy routine and start a new routine with a healthy and academically productive lifestyle. Get to meet the division of Campus Life Committee responsible for extra-curricular activities in your campus.

11

5 Feb

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Surviving Exams

Important information to help you prepare for your exams and how to cope with exam anxiety.

12

12 Feb

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Wednesday, 1pm
Basement

Wednesday, 1pm
Student Lounge

Enrolling in Your next Term

Help on using MyCentre to enrol into your next term and select your electives.