What's On | Virtual Open Day | Torrens University | Large

Thursday 20 January 2022

Jump online for our Virtual Open Day to get the information you need to turn today’s dream into tomorrow’s career.

You’ll hear from academics who are leaders in their field; guest speakers who are trailblazers in their industries; and Course and Careers Advisors who know the ins and outs of our courses, internships, scholarships and campuses.

Choose your Open Day

What are you passionate about? Choose from the faculties below to find out more.

What's on at Virtual Open Day

Here’s a snapshot of what to expect on the day. For the full schedule, check out our program for your preferred event location.
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Why study with us?

As the country’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a fresh approach to higher education. We focus on giving you the skills and the knowledge to ensure long-term success in your career. Our academics are highly qualified and will support you in every step of your study.

See our guest speakers

Join BMIHMS Virtual Open Day and hear from an incredible line up of past students, industry leaders and inspirational speakers.
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Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

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Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

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Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

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Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

View more
Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

View more
Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

View more
Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

View more
Sydney
Daniel Jones

Game Designer & Producer,

Blowfish studios

View more

See our guest speakers

Join Virtual Open Day and hear from an incredible line up of past students, industry leaders and inspirational speakers.
Events Virtual Open Day Speaker Dr Anna Sekhar
Dr. Anna Sekhar 
Torrens University MBA Senior Learning Facilitator
Anna has 15 years of experience in academia and holds a PhD in Business Economics. In addition to her role as Senior Learning Facilitator for Torrens University’s MBA program, she is a supervisor for Higher Degree Research students.


Events Virtual Open Day Speaker Darren Adamson
Darren Adamson

Torrens University Sports Management Senior Learning Facilitator
Darren has worked in sport, education and the not-for-profit sector for more than 25 years, including nine years at the Port Adelaide Football Club (AFL). Darren is completing his PhD on corporate social responsibility at professional sport teams and is a life member of his local football club.

 

Events Design Virtual Open Day Speaker | Nicole Newton

Nicole Newton
Design and Creative Technology


Success Coach, Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia

An experienced Success Coach and facilitator, Nicole's focus on human-centred coaching stimulates innovating thinking. With an innate understanding of the creative process, Nicole helps designers to unlock their ideas and communicate their visions.

Events Technology Virtual Open Day Speaker | Assoc Prof Tony Jan

Tony Jan
Design and Creative Technology


Associate Professor and Program Director (Technology)

Holding a PhD in machine learning in network security and a degree in electrical and computer engineering, Tony is responsible for the accreditation of prominent IT education programs across Australia. A board member of the Australian Computer Society, Tony has penned articles on machine-learning algorithms for financial data, automated video surveillance and AI-driven cybersecurity related to Industry 4.0.

Events Health Virtual Open Day Speaker Ian Breakspear
Ian Breakspear
Health

Senior Learning Facilitator (Naturopath and Western Herbal Medicine)

A highly experienced educator, clinician and researcher in herbal and naturopathic medicine, Ian has worked in the field since 1993. He treats cardiovascular and chronic inflammatory conditions and diabetes. He’s Chair of the Naturopathic Editorial Board for the Natural Health Science Foundation, Chair of the NHAA Board Member Advisory Committee and a member of Scientific Steering Committee for Boundary Bend Olives.

Events Health Virtual Open Day Speaker | Lisa Walsh

Lisa Walsh
Health


Program Director, Counselling & Community Services

Lisa is a qualified teacher and psychologist. She has taught in high schools and at university level in the areas of psychology, counselling and community services. Working in public and private hospitals as a case manager and a psychologist Lisa facilitated group therapy and supported those with acute mental health conditions.

Events Business Open Day Speaker | Stephen Caradonna
Stephen Caradonna
Business

Partnerships Administrator, Penrith Panthers

Before landing his role as the Partnerships Administrator at the Penrith Panthers, Stephen completed an internship with the NRL club thanks to Torrens University's industry partnerships. Now in the final year of his Bachelor of Business (Sports Management) degree, Stephen's career path is sorted.

Events Business Virtual Open Day Speaker | Dr Michael Rowe

Dr Michael Rowe
Business


Senior Lecturer, Torrens University Australia

A senior lecturer at Torrens University Australia, Michael has taught extensively at postgraduate level both here and throughout Asia. He brings a wealth of experience from his time in executive roles across business, government and not-for-profit organisations, ensuring his research and teaching practices are grounded in pragmatism.

Events Hospitality Virtual Open Day | Stephen Fraser

Stephen Fraser
Hospitality


Director, Shared Services, SiteMinder

A director at SiteMinder, the world’s leading hotel commerce platform, Stephen has more than 30 years’ experience in the hospitality industry. Having worked in senior operational roles in hotel and corporate contexts, Stephen is an expert in industry best practice.

Events Virtual Open Day Speaker Jeannette Keser
Jeannette Keser
Education
Program Director, Education

Program Director of Education, Jeannette Keser, is an academic in Education with more than 25 years' teaching experience in early years sectors, VET and Higher Education. Jeannette looks for opportunities that let her make positive contributions to the education sector, making significant contribution to the design and delivery of the online and on-campus education programs, including initial course design and accreditation.

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Online
Thursday 20 January 
4 - 6pm (AEDT)

Explore the program

Please note the program is subject to change.

All times listed are in AEDT.

  • View the full program here
    Time Session
    4pm 
    Welcome to Virtual Open Day 
    Design and Creative Technology
    From 4pm Introduction to Design and Creative Technology Courses
    Adventure into Communication Design 
    Adventure into Fashion 
    Adventure into Interior Design 
    Adventure into Game Design and Development 
    Adventure into Photography, Film and Video 
    Adventure into 3D Design, UX and Web Design.    
    Explore Information Technology 
    Health
    From 4pm The Future of Health
    Academic spotlight: Ian Breakspear and his passion for herbal medicine
    Study Nursing
    Business
    From 4pm Welcome to our Business faculty Virtual Open Day 
    Be a Business leader 
    Become a Marketing guru 
    Behind the scenes of Event Management 
    Score your dream job in Sports Management 
    Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    Master the art of Business 
    Discover the Master of Business Information Systems 
    Hospitality 
    From 4pm Welcome to our Hospitality faculty Virtual Open Day 
    Explore Hospitality Management 
    Get a taste of Culinary Management 
    Discover Tourism Management 
    Explore Hotel Management 
    Education
    From 4pm Explore postgraduate Education
    High school students
    From 4pm Top 5 tips for high school students
    International
    From 4pm Discover Torrens University Australia from an international student's perspective 
    How to enrol as a new international student
    6pm 
    Event concludes

Time Session
4pm 
Welcome to Virtual Open Day 
Design and Creative Technology
From 4pm Introduction to Design and Creative Technology Courses
Adventure into Communication Design 
Adventure into Fashion 
Adventure into Interior Design 
Adventure into Game Design and Development 
Adventure into Photography, Film and Video 
Adventure into 3D Design, UX and Web Design.    
Explore Information Technology 
Health
From 4pm The Future of Health
Academic spotlight: Ian Breakspear and his passion for herbal medicine
Study Nursing
Business
From 4pm Welcome to our Business faculty Virtual Open Day 
Be a Business leader 
Become a Marketing guru 
Behind the scenes of Event Management 
Score your dream job in Sports Management 
Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Master the art of Business 
Discover the Master of Business Information Systems 
Hospitality 
From 4pm Welcome to our Hospitality faculty Virtual Open Day 
Explore Hospitality Management 
Get a taste of Culinary Management 
Discover Tourism Management 
Explore Hotel Management 
Education
From 4pm Explore postgraduate Education
High school students
From 4pm Top 5 tips for high school students
International
From 4pm Discover Torrens University Australia from an international student's perspective 
How to enrol as a new international student
6pm 
Event concludes

Why Torrens University?

As the country’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a fresh approach to higher education.

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