Webinars

Welcome to La Trobe International Webinar Series.

This series includes informative webinars hosted by La Trobe University academics on course content and structure, career outcomes, the application process and other selected topics such as scholarships, research opportunities, options to study in regional Victoria and exchange opportunities.

The webinars will give you an opportunity and a platform to ask questions directly to La Trobe staff and hear questions from others who are also tuning in.

11th July - Master of Business Information Management and Systems at La Trobe University

Master of Business Information Management Systems

La Trobe's Master of Business Information Management and Systems equips you with essential problem-solving, system-development and data-analysis skills. You'll learn how to operate, analyse and design business information systems through practical, team-based business intelligence projects.

Become an expert business analyst. Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Program Director Associate Professor Mei -Tai Chu

Date: Thursday 11th July
Time : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEST)

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17th July - Digital Business Analytics & Digital Business at La Trobe University

Digital Business

With a La Trobe  Digital Business degree, you’ll develop skills in traditional and digital business to prepare you for a wide range of careers. You’ll gain a blend of technical and practical business expertise across a variety of disciplines including marketing and commerce. You’ll also learn how to give a business a competitive edge with digital business skills including digital marketing, digital analytics and business model innovation.

Business Analytics

Business analytics is one of the fastest growing occupations across all sectors around the world. Organisations now have access to an overwhelming amount of data and business analysts are high in demand to translate these data into meaningful recommendations, forecasts and solution. La Trobe Business Analytics course gives you the skills you need to help businesses thrive through a data-driven strategy.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Associate Professor Kok-Leong Ong, Office of School of Business.

Date: Wednesday 17th July
Time : 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM (AEST)

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18th July - Scholarships at La Trobe University

Scholarships

When you choose La Trobe University you are choosing to study with people who are pushing the boundaries of knowledge. Our graduates transform lives, professions and communities. International students are an important part of our student community and make a major contribution in fields of study that are changing the world.

La Trobe University scholarships support more than 1000 international students every year across all study levels. Register today to know more about scholarship opportunities from Mr. Axell Pineda Molina (Regional Manager – International Recruitment, Middle East and North Africa)

Date: Thursday 18th July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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19th July - Education courses at La Trobe University

Education at La Trobe University

Our education subjects are ranked in the top 200 globally1.

Our teacher education programs prepare teachers for early childhood, primary, secondary, middle years, foundation to 12 and technology contexts. The teacher education programs we offer are different on our Bendigo, Melbourne, and Mildura campuses, but we make extensive use of blended learning to bring campuses and students together.

We offer five different Masters programs with various options for coursework and research combinations. These programs do not lead to teacher registration. Rather they build on the experiences and expertise of people who have already qualified or worked as teachers. We offer both Doctor of Education and Doctor of Philosophy as research programs.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. Shem Macdonald (Lecturer, Applied Linguistic /Teaching and Learning, Education Melb)

1Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), 2019, QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019: Education

Date: Friday 19th July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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22nd July - Business and Management at La Trobe University

Business and Management at La Trobe

La Trobe is one of the five per cent of business schools worldwide to have earned Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation for delivering excellence in every aspect of our work. La Trobe Business School offers high-level theoretical and professional skills in a range of business programs with varying specialisations of management. We blend theory, research and practice in basic discipline knowledge through to more specialised management topics.

Become a leader who can design innovative solutions to the world’s most challenging problems, while having the freedom to explore what you’re passionate about through our wide range of majors.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. David Walker (Lecturer – Finance)

Date: Monday 22nd July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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23rd July - Accounting and Finance at La Trobe University

Accounting & Finance

La Trobe is one of the five per cent of business schools worldwide to have earned AACSB accreditation for delivering excellence in every aspect of our work. Open the door to the fast-paced world of  Accounting & finance while gaining a highly sought-after qualification.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. Helen Yang (Senior Lecturer – Accounting, Accounting, and Data Analytics) and Associate Professor Darren Henry (Associate Professor of Finance, Finance)

Date: Tuesday 23rd July
Time : 3:30 PM- 4:30M (AEST)

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24th July - Master Of Management (Project Management) and (Sport Management) at La Trobe University

Master of Management (Project Management)

Advance your career in management. La Trobe's Master of Management (Project Management) gives you the knowledge you need to be an innovative, responsible and engaged project manager.

Master of Management (Sport Management)

Be ready for your career in sport. La Trobe's Master of Management (Sport Management) is an industry-focused degree for those seeking a career change or those seeking new skills to advance their career in sport. Learn how professional sports teams operate. Be able to manage relationships with athletes, the media and sport consumers. Explore how to start your own sports business or step into a sports management role.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from is Dr. Ashleigh-Jane Thompson (Lecturer in Management, Management Sport & Tourism) and Dr. Sean (Sobhan) Asian ( Senior Lecturer, Management Sport & Tourism)

Date: Wednesday 24th July
Time : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEST)

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25th July - Semester Exchange and Overseas Short Program options for international students

Study Abroad

Have you always dreamed of exploring different parts of the world? La Trobe Abroad creates globally aware students and enriches their university experience through transformative overseas learning opportunities. These include Semester Overseas and Overseas Short Programs.

Learn more about how you can go on a study exchange program to a different country while studying at La Trobe with Ms. Irene Hui (Sr. Coordinator – Study Abroad)

Date: Thursday 25th July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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26th July - Engineering at La Trobe University

Engineering at La Trobe

La Trobe has worked with industry to develop degrees that address the growing complexity of the engineering profession. As new industries and technologies emerge, engineers are expected to be more versatile – able to work internationally and across traditional engineering disciplines.

La Trobe prepares you to work in roles that demand global thinking, innovation and technical expertise. You'll graduate ready to manage people and projects in:

  • manufacturing
  • resources
  • infrastructure development
  • healthcare
  • consulting
  • project management
  • the government sector.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from  Associate Professor Dennis Deng, School of Engineering

Date: Friday 26th July
Time : 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEST)

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30th July - Information Technology at La Trobe University

Information Technology at La Trobe

This course offers studies in all aspects of IT, but particularly focuses on infrastructure technology, planning and management of technology lifecycles, development of applications, systems, web multimedia resources, installation and administration of networks and information security.

You can also combine studies with other disciplines across the university, including business, humanities, mathematics, public health and environmental science.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. Prakash Veeraraghavan (Senior Lecturer, Computer Science and Information Technology).

Date: Tuesday 30th July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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31st July - Cybersecurity at La Trobe University

Cybersecurity at La Trobe

With digital technology penetrating almost every facet of our lives, cybercrime is no longer just a computer problem – solutions require insights from multiple perspectives. That insight is at the heart of La Trobe’s multidisciplinary postgraduate cybersecurity degrees.

Because the threat of online crime is so far-reaching, graduates with expertise in prevention will find work in numerous industries and sectors – government, security, teaching, psychology and many, many others.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. Prakash Veeraraghavan (Senior Lecturer, Computer Science and Information Technology).

Date: Wednesday 31st July
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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1st August - Master of Public Health and Master of Health Administration at La Trobe University

Master of Public Health

Master of Public Health and Health Administration

La Trobe's Master of Public Health will equip you to work in health settings around the world or close to home. You'll learn contemporary, dynamic and flexible approaches to complex public health problems. By fostering a global and multidisciplinary perspective, you'll gain the knowledge and skills for the effective practice of public health and research.

You'll learn:

  • To use a range of theoretical principles and skills to investigate, critique, explain and solve global public health problems.
  • To understand how data can be used to assist in creating best practice health outcomes.
  • Ways we can intervene to improve health, from policy to practice.
  • To gain skills to evaluate, create and lead public health initiatives.
  • To be able to communicate effectively with a range of individuals, communities and agencies in the private and public sectors.

Master of Health Administration
Health Administration

The Master of Health Administration will help you develop the skills and experience you need to lead and manage projects, health agencies, services and programs. We'll prepare you to advance into leadership and management in the public and private sectors in general management and in specialist roles in areas such as project management, quality management and the management of particular health professions.

ur teaching staff have clinical qualifications in areas such as medicine, physiotherapy, nursing, organisational psychology and statistics, and in health administration research. They've worked in senior healthcare management roles in Australia and overseas, with organisations such as the Toronto Hospital (Canada), Inner and Eastern Healthcare Network (Melbourne) and various consulting firms, as well as having extensive governance experience.

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Associate Professor Melissa Graham ( Associate Professor, Public Health)

Date: Thursday 1st August
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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7th August - Research (finding supervisor, writing research proposal, application process)

Research at La Trobe

There are many reasons to choose La Trobe University for your graduate research degree.

You will be attending one of Australia's leading research universities and gain access to our world-class research centres and institutes and state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure.

You can join one of our cutting-edge interdisciplinary Research Focus Areas and contribute to developing insightful, pragmatic and impactful responses to the fundamental challenges facing modern society.

You will gain opportunities to work with industry, undertake an internship or be partnered with an industry mentor in order to gain invaluable real-world experience that will support you in converting your academic success into a rewarding career.

You will be enriched by a vast array of professional development opportunities, including across intellectual property, commercialisation and entrepreneurship, media and social media engagement, research publication, funding and communication, experience in academic teaching, and more.

Find out which graduate research degree is right for you, learn how to find a supervisor, write a research proposal and the application process to apply for a research degree from Mr. Axell Pineda Molina (Regional Manager – International Recruitment, Middle East and North Africa)

Date: Thursday 7st August
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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8th August- Study at Regional campus of La Trobe University

Regional Campuses

Along with its Melbourne and City Campuses, La Trobe University offers courses at four regional campuses:

Regional campuses provide smaller classes and unique opportunities to participate in innovative and varied research directly related to the region. This research includes facilities such as the Murray–Darling Freshwater Research Centre in Mildura.

Some campuses offer specialist courses in healthcare, and environmental and agricultural sciences not available at the main Melbourne Campus.

Join us to hear more about regional campuses from Ms. Christine Watson (Regional Manager – International Recruitment, Australia and Oceania)

Date: Thursday 8th August
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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12th August - Nursing at La Trobe University

Nursing

We were the first nursing university course in Australia. Our nursing graduates are highly-skilled, professional and well respected in the health sector. In 2018, our Bachelor of Nursing ranked in the top 100 of the 2018 QS World University Rankings.

We also have an excellent track record for graduate recruitment. In 2017, 96% of our regional nursing cohort was offered a first-round graduate position.1 Two-thirds of participating metropolitan students were offered employment at a La Trobe Clinical School hospital.2

Join us to hear more about the course content, structure and career opportunities from Dr. Ruby Walter (Lecturer, Nursing) and Ms. Monica Peddle (Program Coordinator and Lecturer, Nursing)

1 Nursematch data combined with direct graduate feedback to the department.

2 Graduate Nurse/Midwifery Program Computer Match 2016-Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV).

Date: Friday 12th August
Time : 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEST)

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