Open Day

Event Schedule

Friday 19 May, Hamilton campus, 9:30am - 3pm

Here you can build a personalised Open Day timetable

09:30 AM

Scholarships

Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship Programme

Time: 09:30 AM - 09:50 AM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Transition from school to university

Time: 09:30 AM - 10:10 AM

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Legal skills - client interviewing workshop

Time: 09:30 AM - 09:50 AM
Venue: N.3.01 (Law building) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Studying Societies and Cultures at Waikato

Time: 09:30 AM - 09:50 AM
Venue: S.1.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Parents

Parents information session

Time: 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Venue: MSB.1.36 Find on Campus Map >>

10:00 AM

Unistart

The Unistart Programme: Turning university papers into a university degree

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Venue: Innovation Station Find on Campus Map >>

Student Exchange

The Waikato OE: Study overseas on a student exchange

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Accommodation

Accommodation

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Scholarships

Scholarships

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: Concert Chamber (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

UniRec

Guided tour of UniRec

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: UniRec Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Creative Writing: Exercising the senses: Dynamic creative writing

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: S.1.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Political Science: Why is politics so bloody boring?

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: K.G.09 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Japanese: Japanese food, language and culture

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: S.1.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Studying Environmental Planning at Waikato

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: S.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

How to become a teacher in New Zealand: Hints for a successful application

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: L.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Finance: Want to get rich and think big?

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: MSB.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Tourism and Hospitality Management

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: MSB.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence *

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: S.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Māori corporate governance and collaboration: The future of Māori economic development

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: A.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Can schools compensate for society?

Time: 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
Venue: L.G.03 Find on Campus Map >>

10:30 AM

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Digital Learning: The other side of games, apps and social media

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: MSB.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Teachers and careers advisers

Teachers and careers advisers information session

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue: MSB.1.36 Find on Campus Map >>

UniRec

Sports and clubs information session

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: UniRec Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Philosophy/Ethics: Who should we kill?

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Anthropology: Meaning and purpose in a globalising world

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: S.1.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Spanish: A global language

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: S.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Marketing and business competitiveness

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: L.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Entrepreneurship and Innovation - be your own boss!

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: MSB.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Law information session

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: S.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Computer Science: Gamemaker

Time: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Venue: Lab 5 - R Block Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Rogue waves: How likely are they?

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Venue: L.G.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Studying Science at Waikato

Time: 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

11:00 AM

Future Students

Pacific at Waikato

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Venue: The Conch (Student Centre) Find on Campus Map >>

Scholarships

Sir Edmund Hillary Scholarship Programme

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

UniRec

Guided tour of UniRec

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: UniRec Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Studying Social Work at Waikato's Tauranga campus

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: S.1.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

French: The Sun King's fashion revenge

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: S.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Psychology: Exploring the human mind

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: S.1.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Locating the emerging kiwi tween (pre-teen)

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: L.G.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Accounting: Greed, speculation and negative gearing: Some facts and fallacies

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Waikato Management School

Strategic Management in a global world

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: W.G.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Māori & Indigenous Studies

Studying Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies at Waikato

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: A.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Computer Science: Not what you think

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: MSB.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Who owns the water in New Zealand?

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: W.G.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Shining a light on chemistry: A demonstration lecture

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Studying Engineering at Waikato

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Venue: L.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

11:30 AM

Student Success

From campus to career

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Accommodation

Accommodation

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: K.G.09 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Māori at Waikato

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: A.G.30 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Transition from school to university

Time: 11:30 AM - 12:10 PM

Future Students

Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence *

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: S.1.04 Find on Campus Map >>

UniRec

Sports and clubs information session

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: UniRec Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Population Studies: Sex (and drugs) in the city

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: S.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

English: Shakespeare's globe: From start-up to pop-up

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Chinese: Going beyond "Ni hao!" The importance of Chinese in the 21st century

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: S.1.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Studying Psychology at Waikato

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: Concert Chamber (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

How to become a teacher in New Zealand: Hints for a successful application

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: L.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Digital business and digital disruption in a global world

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: MSB.1.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Leadership communication: Everybody leads somebody, sometime - come learn how to do it better

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: MSB.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Waikato Experiential Economics Laboratory (WEEL)

Time: 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Venue: WEEL Lab (MS3) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Māori & Indigenous Studies

Pacific and Indigenous Studies: This is the voice

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: A.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Can law ensure markets are competitive?

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: L.G.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

"Who shot Galois?"

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Venue: L.G.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Studying Civil Engineering at Waikato

Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

11:50 AM

Future Students

Maori at Waikato

Time: 11:50 AM - 12:50 PM
Venue: Tainui Court Find on Campus Map >>

12:00 PM

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

The rise of action sports

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: S.G.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Betting tips

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Student Exchange

The Waikato OE: Study overseas on a student exchange

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Teachers

Teacher's lunch

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Venue: Law Building Find on Campus Map >>

UniRec

Guided tour of UniRec

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: UniRec Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Linguistics: Language, grammar and sex

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: S.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Geography: Space, place and why geography matters

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: S.1.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Grooves with the moves

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Venue: Dance Studio (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Agribusiness: Agribusiness futures - from paddock to plate

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: MSB.1.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Artificial intelligence and the law - the era of legal machines

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: L.G.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Māori & Indigenous Studies

Te Reo Māori: Stand tall, stand proud

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: A.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Science and Engineering work placements at Waikato

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
Venue: S.1.04 Find on Campus Map >>

12:30 PM

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Everything is design

Time: 12:30 PM - 01:10 PM
Venue: S.1.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Pathways College

Pathways

Time: 12:30 PM - 01:10 PM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Student life

Time: 12:30 PM - 01:10 PM

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Theatre Studies: Trojan Barbie: Showcase of scenes

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Studying Psychology at Waikato

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: Concert Chamber (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Introduction to Human Performance Science

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: L.G.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Economics in action

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: MSB.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Legal skills - client interviewing workshop

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: N.3.01 (Law building) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Māori & Indigenous Studies

Maori and Indigenous Studies: Our place

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: A.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Scholarships

Scholarships

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Studying Engineering at Waikato

Time: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
Venue: L.G.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Computer Science: Gamemaker

Time: 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM
Venue: Lab 5 - R Block Find on Campus Map >>

01:00 PM

Student Success

From campus to career

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Fit, Fat or Well?

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: L.G.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Te Ara ki Angitū: Pathways to Excellence *

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Dance: Performing, choreographing and thinking in and about movement

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: Dance Studio (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Screen and Media Studies: Violence in the media: Is it really a problem?

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: S.1.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Psychology: The taming of the shrink: What psychologists do

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: S.1.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Sticks and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me? Controlling harmful content on social media networks

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: L.G.05 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Gain real-world business experience with a Waikato Management School internship

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: MSB.1.03 Find on Campus Map >>

Waikato Management School

Waikato Experiential Economics Laboratory (WEEL)

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM
Venue: WEEL Lab (MS3) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Studying Science at Waikato

Time: 01:00 PM - 01:20 PM
Venue: L.G.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

Music performance - Student concert

Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Venue: Concert Chamber (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

01:30 PM

Future Students

Studying in Tauranga

Time: 01:30 PM - 02:10 PM
Venue: M.1.42 Find on Campus Map >>

Future Students

Non-school leavers and postgraduate information session

Time: 01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Venue: S.G.02 Find on Campus Map >>

Ugly Shakespeare Company

A live theatre performance by the Ugly Shakespeare Company

Time: 01:30 PM - 01:50 PM
Venue: Playhouse (Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts) Find on Campus Map >>

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

Introduction to Community Health

Time: 01:30 PM - 01:50 PM
Venue: L.G.04 Find on Campus Map >>

Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

Mooting demonstration

Time: 01:30 PM - 01:50 PM
Venue: Moot Court (Law building) Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Environmental Engineering: Water water everywhere, nor any drop to drink

Time: 01:30 PM - 01:50 PM
Venue: MSB.1.01 Find on Campus Map >>

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Weird and wacky biology

Time: 01:30 PM - 01:50 PM

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