Rockhampton Open House

Start: 22nd Aug 2021 9:00 am
End: 22nd Aug 2021 12:00 pm
Duration: 3 hours
Location: CQUni Rockhampton North, Bruce Highway

Type: Open Day
Category: Future Student
Region: Rockhampton

At CQUniversity Australia, you don’t have to compromise to be what you want to be. With a huge range of TAFE and university courses on offer, and the option to study on campus at one of 20+ national locations or online via our renowned and flexible distance education mode, you can study what, where and how you like.

So get the complete picture on the best choice for you at one of our upcoming Open House events. You can explore our facilities, meet teaching staff and current students, get career advice and scout out the best study options for you. If you can’t make it to an event, we’ve also got an Online Open Day.

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Event Program

Find out what studying at CQUni is all about and discover our range of courses, pathway programs and support services. Venture over to our labs and teaching spaces and chat with our expert staff to find out more about your course of interest.

A Rockhampton Event Program will be provided on the day with the list of locations.


Speak to leading industry experts, explore our Outdoor Agriculture Laboratory and find out more about our latest research and innovation in AgTech and how it benefits our agriculture students. The CQU Agriculture Society is putting on a fundraising BBQ, so feel free to pop by and grab a snag for a good cause!

Our Bachelor of Arts course offers you unlimited choices and transferable skills and knowledge that can be applied to a wide range of career outcomes. Come along and find out more on how you can tailor your studies based on your passions and interests.

Business and Accounting
Meet our business and accounting academic staff and find out how studying business with CQUniversity can prepare you with skills that allow you to graduate job ready. Discover how data and technology is shaping the profession of accounting and how accounting plays a role in social innovation.

Digital Media
Explore our state-of-the-art Digital Media Complex and the tech you will use as a CQUni student. Have a go at being a newsreader with our Open House news read activity.

Chat to our fantastic education teaching staff about your options for becoming an early childhood, primary or secondary school teacher. You will get a chance to ask them how school pracs work and tips on how to complete your personal statement, which is one of the entry requirements into our teaching courses.

Engineering and Aviation
Explore our engineering facilities and learn more about our engineering specialty areas. Find out why our engineering students are highly sought out by industry. Ask the staff about our aviation courses, and how studying aviation with CQUniversity can be the launchpad to a rewarding career as a pilot.

Exercise and Sports Science
If you love sport, fitness, and being active, find out how these could be combined to turn your areas of interest into a career in exercise and sports science. Exercise and Sports Science staff will be available until 10:30am to take you through a jump test activity. Get active and come along!

Information Technology
Learn more about our information technology specialty areas – app development, cybersecurity, and business analytics. Ask our IT team about our co-op program and work placements and the value these add when you graduate.

Law, Criminology, and Justice
Do you like the idea of playing a part in our justice system and being able to help people? Learn all about our newest law, criminology & justice courses and how to kick start your legal career.

Medical Science and Medical Laboratory Science
Explore our labs and learning spaces and learn more about the versatility of our Bachelor of Medical Science courses and the fields of health and science you can specialise in. A laboratory activity will be running from 10:00 am – 11:00 am, so if you are interested pop in and get involved.

Medical Science and Regional Medical Pathway
If you are interested in applying for our regional medical pathway program in the aim of becoming a doctor, see our medical science team in our laboratory.

See firsthand what it is like to study nursing with CQUniversity and the engaging simulated learning environments our students work with. Find out how rewarding a career in nursing is and where it can take you.

Occupational Health and Safety
Get a taste of what you will learn studying OHS – we have set up a simulated accident scene where we will take you through the first response process.

Occupational Therapy
Try for yourself our occupational therapy assistive technology in the environment in which you will learn. Discuss the many career outcomes that occupational therapy can lead to with our teaching staff.

Paramedic Science
Learn more about our hands-on simulated learning experiences embedded into our paramedic science course and explore our paramedic facilities.

Explore the simulated learning environment our students learn in to develop skills to assess, treat and manage a range of conditions. Physio activities will be running from 9:15 am, 10:15 am and 11:15 am so if you would like to get involved come along.

Learn how your feet play an important role in your overall health and see the technology that is used to treat, diagnose and rehabilitate foot conditions with our computerised walking gait analysis activity.

Explore our Psychology Wellness Centre and find out more about the services we provide. Get an insight of what it is like to study Psychology with CQUniversity and see how the transferable nature of our psychology courses provides great pathways towards a range of professions.

Visit our science labs and learn how studying science with CQUniversity can lead to a wide range of career opportunities. Take part of our forensic setup where you can dust for fingerprints or examine slides with a microscope.
If you are interested in visiting the science labs, wearing closed-in shoes is a requirement.

Speech Pathology
Meet our teaching staff who are experts in their fields, learn all about the wide-ranging career opportunities within speech pathology and find out how you can help others with improving their speech, language, hearing and swallowing.

Explore our range of TAFE qualifications in a variety of study areas including business, community support, childcare, health, service industries, trades, and more. Ask about subsidies available and the process of applying.


Get the answers to your questions and find out what support services we offer, by attending the below Information Sessions being held at the CQUni Amphitheatre.

  • Study at CQUni at 10.30 am
  • SUN Direct Entry at 11.00 am

Tour Capricornia College Rockhampton and explore the range of accommodation facilities on offer from catered to self-catered, budget to brand new. Speak to our team of housing staff and Residential Life Team who support students in their studies on campus. We’ll have an info desk near Building 34 during the Open House event. Meet with us to register for a tour of the Student Residences. Tours will be running from 10:00 am, 11:00 am and 12:00 pm.

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