The Adelaide campus is home to Torrens University Australia and Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School.
Return to Campus
For more information on the Return to campus plan click here.
Click here to get answers on how to choose the right subject for campus courses delivered online in T2.
We have a great series of workshops each trimester to assist you with your study skills, course skills, and wellbeing
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We’re excited to offer you online workshops to help develop essential study skills. These include time management, critical thinking, referencing and much more.
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We’re excited to offer you online workshops to help keep you connected.
Check out the full schedule of workshops schedule for your course/area.
We are excited to offer our new International Students online drop in sessions to meet your International Student Advisors, along with other new students and to help keep you connected.
If you have any questions on overseas health cover, accommodation, Covid-19 welfare, student visa study requirements and anything that you are struggling with on your transition to Australia or University, please attend.
Compulsory registration through your Eventbrite invitation that has been email to the email address you provided us with on your enrolment. Any questions please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
All workshops are listed in Sydney time (AEST)
View the full schedule here.
Tune in for our daily virtual meditation session with our counsellors from across the nation. Take this time to introduce a little peace and calmness in your busy schedule to feel rejuvenated for the day ahead.
Check the daily meditation schedule at the Counselling page
We’re excited to offer you online workshops to help keep you connected.
Check out the full schedule of workshops schedule for your Study Success
Having trouble using Adobe Software? Don't know your InDesign from your Photoshop?
Join us for design software workshops, facilitated by one of our design lecturers. These sessions are delivered online, so you can attend these sessions from anywhere!
You will receive assistance with developing or up-skilling existing skills in a range of software.
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat - Session Times
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Fridays: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm (activity sessions AEST Time)
New for Trimester 3 2020!
Join us for Digital Media software workshops, facilitated by one of our design lecturers. These workshops are delivered online, so you can attend these sessions from anywhere!
This Trimester, we'll be running two workshops for Digital Media. Please ensure that you are logged in 10 minutes before the workshop starts.
Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects: Do you have questions about your projects in Adobe Premiere or After Effects? Are you having workflow issues? Can't seem to get the narrative flow working right? Every Wednesday at 10 am Andy will be answering questions and demonstrating best practice by working on real live video projects in this editing and VFX workshop. Come along and ask questions, show Andy your projects or just watch him using the software.
Maya and Houdini: Join this workshop and ... 1. Review and learn common 3D Workflows 2. Get help and support for any 3D, VFX related questions or difficulties. Click here for a schedule of what each week's Workshop will cover.
Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects Workshop
Maya and Houdini Workshop
Wednesdays 12 pm - 1 pm
Run by Andy Marsh
Thursdays 10 am - 11 am
Run by Ivan Kintar
New for Trimester 3 2020!
Join us for our Game Design workshop, facilitated by one of our design lecturers. These workshops are delivered online, so you can attend these sessions from anywhere!
Having trouble with Substance, Maya or a game engine like Unity & Unreal? Need some pointers in getting the most from them to complete your Assessments or personal projects? Join us each week for an ad-hoc problem solving session! All questions and problems welcome.
Workshops will be held every Monday from 3 - 4 pm AEST and will be run by Danny McGillick. Please ensure that you are logged in 10 minutes before the session starts.
Having trouble drawing fashion flats in Illustrator?
Join this 2-part workshop run over weeks 6 & 7 by Danielle Morrish. The workshops are aimed to provide fashion students with assistance in drawing fashion flats using Adobe Illustrator.
You will learn how to maximise the pen tool, organise layers, utilise the pathfinder, create custom symbol libraries and pick up techniques for working faster to increase your productivity.
PART 1 : Friday 23rd October
PART 2 : Friday 30th October
11:30am – 1:30pm (AEST) (Please join 5mins early so we can start on-time).
Note: Please download the following working files prior to the session Click here.
Are you excited? A new Trimester begins from Monday, September 14th!
A reminder that classes will continue to be delivered online for this study period but you can access the Campus Facilities and on campus Student Services support, Monday to Friday, 8am - 6:30pm during the trimester.
We wish you all the best with your subjects and remember, we are here for YOU so if you need help with anything at all, we encourage you to reach out for support.
If you cannot attend the campus you can contact our Contact Centre for assistance on 1300 575 803 or email@example.com
Join us for this informative 1 hour information session about drugs and alcohol and the effect they can have on your health, work, safety and environment.
*Please note that this session will commence 12pm Adelaide time
You will learn:
- Why people turn to alcohol and other drugs.
- Short term relief and long-term consequences.
- Looking after your physical and mental health.
- Where to seek support
The Australian College of Nursing has launched an initiative to support nurses during these tough times. Click on the image below to find out more about this project and how to get connected:
Would you like to join our Torrens University Sports Club?
University staff are looking to offer sporting activities for students in the Spring when the weather is better.
If you would like to try a new sport or meet other students then please register your interest.
We want you to tell us your favourite sports – your options include Soccer, Australian Football (AFL), Touch Rugby, Basketball, Netball, Volleyball, Tennis, Cricket, Ultimate Frisbee and Athletics/Running.
You can email Darren Adamson at firstname.lastname@example.org
With a focus on flexibility, collaboration and engagement, the Torrens University Wakefield Campus brings a fresh and career-focused approach to your learning. During your time at Wakefield you can look forward to:
Our Campus offers a wide range of campus facilities available to students to help you get the most from your education. Our student facilities include:
From 5pm – 8.30 am Students can access and make use of our facilities on Level 1 via our Wakefield St Entrance using their student building access card to gain entry.
Access to ground floor will be restricted during these times.
Students can access the campus via Roper Street and Wakefield Street from 8am -10pm Monday to Friday.
From 10 pm – 8 am, students can access the campus via the Wakefield street entrance.ONLY and may access our facilities on Level 1 of the campus. However, access to ground floor facilities will be restricted between 10pm - 8am and all day during the weekend.
To access the building via the front entrance you will need to swipe your building access card against the passkey and open the left hand side door to gain entry. (Please remember to always pull the door closed behind you!)
Swipe on entry using your student building access card
Students will be able to access the student break out area on level one, the computer lab on level 1 (1.9), 3 meeting rooms (M1.1, M1.2, M1.3) and 3 class rooms on level one (1.4, 1.5, 1.8)
Secure carparks near theWakefield Campus:
The integration of Chifley Business School into Torrens University is progressing and a special congratulations must go to you the students - you’ve taken the changes in stride and are flourishing academically within the new assessment and module structure.
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The agreement between Torrens University Australia and ATMS has now come to an end in its current format.
If you wish to continue studying online subjects with TUA in Trimester 3 2018, then you will be required to contact email@example.com by 11:30am on Friday 8th September 2018 with your subject selection. You will also be required to pay $925 per subject enrolment in Trimester 3 directly to Torrens University Australia.
The subjects available for selection in Trimester 3 are listed in the section Completing your course at Torrens University Australia below.
At the end of Trimester 3 2018, you need to decide whether you wish to continue your studies with Torrens University Australia (TUA) as an online student, or transfer to SBS.
If you decide to study with TUA, you need to contact TUA before 31st December 2018, to receive a scholarship which will reduce the fees from $2612.50 to $1985.50 per subject enrolment. After this date, the fees will be charged at the standard rate of $2612.50 per subject enrolment.
If you need to complete the Transition Unit, then you need to email firstname.lastname@example.org with your Transition enrolment date preference 1 week prior to the start of your selected study period:
(Please be aware that these are the last two sessions being offered. So please ensure that you enrol onto one of the above sessions if you require the Transition Unit to complete your award. This subject is now charged at the standard MBA subject rate.)
If you are unsure whether you need to complete the Transition Unit, then please contact email@example.com.
The list of online subjects will be available from 6th August 2018. You will be required to pay Torrens University directly $925 per subject (including the Transition Unit) in 2018.
From January 2019, if you wish to continue studying with TUA, then you will need to become an TUA online student.
Students will be provided with a transcript on request at a cost of $55 payable directly to TUA. Transcripts will be couriered to ATMS.
Please remember that all correspondence from the University will only be sent to your student email account. If you are encountering any issues, then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure you access the TUA Library, and if you have any questions or issues relating to any of the Library Services, then please email the Library Technician Hayley Hillson at email@example.com
Trimester 3, 2018 enrolments have now opened. Visit Subject Selection to find out more about the re-enrolment process. See the next section for further information about specific course and subject requirements.
The trimester commences of the 17 September 2018.
In the previous communication we offered the following options:
The following information is predominantly relevant to MBA students, but may be relevant to Graduate Certificate students wishing to progress to the MBA.
In addition to these options, we are pleased to offer the following options:
To be granted credit for completed SBS subjects and gain a Torrens MBA, students must:
Six Torrens core subjects have direct SBS equivalent subjects:
There are two Torrens MBA core subjects that have no SBS equivalent, and will need to completed with Torrens directly on-line:
If you do wish to complete your course with TUA you need to know:
The forthcoming Trimester dates are listed below:
Schedules are the CBS combination of Academic Calendar and Timetables.
Both the e-communities and Chifley Student Portal will be active for Term 1 of 2016 (Jan 4 2016 – Feb 15 ) for Flex, ATMS and IBBM intakes. You will be able to submit your assignments for this study period and view results.
However, from 15 Feb 2016 all learning will occur via Torrens‘ learning platforms.
Both the Torrens Wakefield and the Chifley Transition team are here to help.
Torrens Student Services
We are here to help you. There is a special space set up on the Wakefield hub for Chifley Students. All important key dates, changes and resources for Chifley student for transition to TUA platforms will be available here. We’ll also be keeping you regularly updated on forth coming changes through our weekly communications.
As students, we're all here to gain skills and pursue our career goals. The ability to bring our thoughts and ideas directly to management, and to exist in an inclusive community can help make our study experience great.
Your Student Representative Council (SRC) works together to make our community a better place. We achieve this by working within our three pillars: Community, Advocacy and Decision Making.
We do things like:
To fulfil our role as student advocates, we need to hear from you.
Share with us your thoughts, comments and suggestions on how we can make your student experience even better.
Provide feedback to your SRC
Being an SRC member comes with its share of rewards. Not only are you able to make lasting friendships and have an impact on your community, you will also benefit from:
To join our SRC please send an email registering your interest with your contact details to:
Free Wi-Fi is available on campus.
We recommend that you use Google Chrome when using the Learning Portal for best results.
Select the Stu-WiFi network. Your logon details are:
Username:Student ID number (e.g. 00123456T)
Password:The password you created when setting up your student office 365)
A reliable, high-speed broadband internet connection, with sufficient upload and download capacity.
Contact your internet service provider if you have concerns about your data allowance or internet speed.
|Web browser||The recommended web browser to access Blackboard (your Learning Portal) is Firefox, in addition some audio PowerPoints will require Google Chrome.|
Office software to create documents, spreadsheets and presentations. Office 365 is available as a free download as part of your student account.
There may also be software required for your specific course. Your Learning Facilitator will advise you of this when you start studying.
There are limited student computers available for use on campus - you can access any computer located on your campus. As these are shared computers, avoid using them to save or access personal documents.
Find out how to get help with Blackboard here.
For computer troubleshooting, hardware or software issues, installations and configuration, help with AV equipment and printer set up or maintenance please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Students can access our printing facilities on Campus using our Paper Cut system.
The Paper Cut machine is located on Level 1, next to the Student Kitchen. You can use this facility to check your balance and upload additional printing credits (via EFTPOS) using your building access card, simply follow the prompts on screen.
Printing services on campus are charged at the rates listed below:
|Paper Size||Colour||Black & White||Colour Double Sided||B & W Double Sided|
|A4||32 cents||8 cents||44 cents||11 cents|
|A3||40 cents||10 cents||55 cents||14 cents|
To ensure you stay safe on and off campus we recommend you take the following precautions:
If your car is in the car park and you know you will be leaving after dark, try to move your car to a closer place earlier in the day
After hours emergency, call 000.The closet police station is located at 176 Grenfell St, Adelaide. If you see anything or feel threatened in any way please make your way to the police station if possible or call 131 444.
The designated assembly area for each campus is noted below
Outside the police station on Wakefield Street
In Hindmarsh Square - 16 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide SA 5000
Ground floor, 82-98 Wakefield St, Adelaide
Take us with you on-the-go! Download the Student App from the App Store or get it on Google Play today!
Did you know that your Student Representative Council has a Facebook Page?
Keep up to date with your SRC, campus event's and to get in touch with them to share your future event ideas.