Swinburne International Webinar Series

From May to July 2020, hear from the academic speakers at these webinars, which will cover how this discipline area has been affected by the covid-19 situation, how Swinburne courses are preparing our students to deal with the situation and future scenarios, and the predicted jobs that would be in demand.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Interactive Design Workshop | Build your portfolio

Interactive Design Workshop | Build your portfolio

18 June 2020

This interactive design tutorial run by Dr Jo Kuys will be looking at how to build a well-designed beginner portfolio, what the academic assessors look for in a great portfolio and what not to do in a portfolio. There will also be a 15min intensive design workshop run by Dr Jane Connory which will enable students to learn the art of 'Branding' which may then be included in their future portfolio. 

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Architecture | Future of architecture and innovative teaching

Architecture | Future of Architecture and innovative teaching

15 July

This session will discuss the new and innovative ways of studying Architecture at Swinburne University during COVID-19. Our guest speakers: Mehrnoush Latifi Khorasgani and Pantea Alambeigi will talk about the advantages and new technologies implemented in the Architecture discipline area and how our students are now more than ever 'Career Ready'. 

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Games | Future of games and gamers

Games | Future of games and gamers

21 May 2020

This interactive Gaming tutorial will be looking at the current and emerging trends in the Games industry. Our guest presenter Dr Mark Finn, will talk us through the positives and negatives of games, what the future of gaming looks like, and how to start a successful career in games.

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Public Relations

Public Relations

16 July 2020

Today Public Relations expert and academic Mr Simon Morgan will walk you through the dynamic world of PR (Public Relations), new jobs evolving in the Media and Communications area, and how COVID-19 has changed the global landscape of Media and reporting on world issues.

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Undergraduate Health | Future Ready Health Professionals

Undergraduate Health | Future Ready Health Professionals

25 June 2020

This webinar will cover how Swinburne students in the Nursing and Health Science disciplines are trained to adapt and prepare for future unpredictable health scenarios such as COVID-19. This session featuring Dr Loretta Garvey, who was one of the key pioneers in establishing and developing Swinburne’s Bachelor of Nursing program, will also discuss the new technology being implemented in patient care and the job trends of the future. 

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Postgraduate Health | Innovative Teaching in Health

Postgraduate Health | Innovative Teaching in Health

12 June 2020

This webinar delivered by Dr Annie-Claude Lassemillante will be discussing our innovative approach to teaching in various Postgraduate Health discipline areas, adaptation to patient care, and industry placements, as well as our eating habits in confinement. Hear from one of our very own Dietetics students and her study journey at Swinburne University during lock down. 

Swinburne International Webinar Series: Mechanical and Product Design Engineering

Mechanical and Product Design Engineering

Professor Tracy Dong Ruan, Department Chair for Mechanical and Product Design Engineering, shares how COVID-19 has impacted this course; how we are, as a university, preparing our students and dealing with the impact of a global pandemic and future scenarios; and a projection on emerging jobs in Mechanical and Product Design Engineering.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: An MBA in the COVID world

An MBA in the COVID world

In this webinar, Swinburne's International Recruitment Manager, Justin Tay, explains how COVID-19 has impacted Swinburne's MBA course and how we, as a university, are preparing students to deal with the impact of the global pandemic and future scenarios. 

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Science and Biotechnology

Science and Biotechnology

4 August 2020

Professor Mrinal Bhave provides an overview of the course structure for Master of Science (Biotechnology). Professor Enzo Palombo then speaks about the research opportunities and case studies in the biotechnology field.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Employability Support for International Students

Employability Support for International Students

22 July 2020

Ms Olivia Doyle from the International Student Advisor (ISA) Team, sharing with us on strategy for students to increase career outcome. Employers look for more than just good grades in graduates; they look for attributes such as leadership, teamwork skills and industry experience.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Fast Track IT

Fast Track IT

17 July 2020

Professor Sebastian Ng, Department Chair for Computer Science and Software Engineering, sharing with us today about how COVID-19 have impacted on this course, how are we as an university preparing our students dealing with the impact of global pandemic and future scenarios, also projection on emerging jobs in IT and Professional Computing.

Swinburne International Webinar Series: FinTech

FinTech

3 July 2020

In this webinar, Dr. Dimitrios Salampasis covers how the FinTech area has been affected by the COVID-19 situation, how Swinburne courses are preparing our students to deal with the situation and future scenarios, and the predicted jobs that would be in demand.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Cybersecurity and Data Science

Cybersecurity and Data Science

25 June 2020

This webinar covers how this discipline area has been affected by the COVID-19 situation, how Swinburne courses are preparing our students to deal with the situation and future scenarios, and the predicted jobs that would be in demand.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Marketing

Marketing

19 June 2020

Dr Jason Pallant and Associate Professor Adam Karg from Swinburne Business School, join today’s webinar talking about Marketing, one of the most popular study area at Swinburne, we will be hearing from Jason and Adam talking about Swinburne Marketing programs, how this discipline have been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with the impacts from global pandemic and future employment scenarios.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Robotic, Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Telecommunications, Electrical, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering

10 June 2020

Dr Tony Cricenti, Department Chair of the Telecommunications, Electrical, Robotics and Biomedical Engineering in School of Software and Electrical Engineering, talks about studying Robotic, Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Swinburne, how this discipline has been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with global impact of the pandemic and future scenarios. The webinar also discusses the projection of emerging jobs in this field.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Civil and Construction Engineering

Civil and Construction Engineering

5 June 2020

Professor Hussein Dia, Department Chair of Civil and Construction Engineering from Swinburne University, talks about Swinburne Engineering programs, how this discipline has been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with this climate and future scenarios. The webinar also discusses the projection of emerging jobs in this field in a global context.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Business Management and Digital Marketing

Business Management and Digital Marketing

3 June 2020

Dr Asanka Gunasekara talks about the impact of working from home that many companies/employees have had to adjust to in a short timeframe due to COVID-19, the type of skills that companies will be hiring for such as organisation behaviours, the psychological wellbeing of staff working from home, and the impact it has on businesses.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Swinburne Science

Science

29 May 2020

Hear directly from Dr Daniel Eldridge and Dr Brenton Hall talking about studying Science at Swinburne, how this discipline has been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with this climate and future scenarios. This webinar also discusses the projection of emerging jobs in this field.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance

27 May 2020

Hear directly from Professor Denis Vinen talking about accounting and finance. Denis shares his wealth of experience and connection with accounting bodies on how the industry will be evolving in a post COVID-19 world.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Business Information Systems

Business Information Systems

22 May 2020

Hear directly from Professor Mark Dale talking about the difference between business/data analytics versus data science. In addition, Mark addresses how COVID-19 has affected the BIS industries and future job outcomes. As a teaching professor, he is also able to share the feedback from our current students about online learning. 

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Swinburne PQP – Postgraduate Qualifying Program

Swinburne Postgraduate Qualifying Program (PQP)

20 May 2020

Swinburne's PQP program, commencing in S2 2020 prepares students who do not meet Swinburne’s English language and/or academic entry requirements to undertake postgraduate study at Swinburne. Successful completion of the program offers guaranteed entry to the first year of a postgraduate degree or double degree at Swinburne.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Aviation and Piloting

Aviation and Piloting

13 May 2020

Hear from Dr Matt Ebbotson, Aviation Post-Graduate Course Director at Swinburne University about how Aviation has been affected by the COVID-19 situation, how Swinburne courses are preparing our students to deal with the situation and future scenarios, and the predicted jobs that would be in demand.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: IT and Computer Science

IT and Computer Science

8 May 2020

Hear directly from Dr Chris McCarthy, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Swinburne University about how IT and Computer Science have been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with the impact of the global pandemic and future scenarios, also projection of emerging jobs in this field.

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Swinburne International Webinar Series: Logistic and Supply Chain Management

Logistic and Supply Chain Management

6 May 2020

Hear directly from Dr Hadi Ghaderi, Senior Lecturer from the Department of Business at Swinburne University on how supply chain and logistics have been impacted by COVID-19, how are we as a university, preparing our students to deal with the impact of global pandemic and future scenarios, also projection of emerging jobs in this field.

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