The Brisbane campus is home to Billy Blue College of Design, CATC Design School, APM College of Business and Communication, Australasian College of Natural Therapies, Australian National College of Beauty and Torrens University Australia.
Are you a Billy Blue or Media Design School student?
We're challenging you to shift your perspective on the world around you in an innovative way. Re-think how you see the world by capturing something from a new perspective.
Using equipment hired (for free) from the Design Technology Store on campus (the MDS AV Hub on the Auckland campus), or using your own, we challenge you to shift your perspective on the world around you in an innovative way. Re-think how you see the world by capturing something from a new perspective. Clichéd images should be avoided. Digital manipulation in post is permitted, but to only enhance the authenticity of the moment captured. Details on applicable adjustments see below under the heading Digital Manipulation*.
Open to all students at Billy Blue College of Design, Torrens University Australia and Media Design School, you will need to sign up to Frontier to participate and submit. All entries will be shown in the gallery below and later judged for prize-winning submissions. See prizes below. Judges will be selected from each campus to ensure fairness. For more information, click here.
Submissions close midnight 17 November 2019
First prize: $800.00
Second prize: $400.00
Third prize: $100.00
Real Insurance wants to encourage the best people to build their career in the healthcare, business and finance industries by providing the Real Futures Grant.
The Real Futures Grant is offered annually to one person for a payment of $5000.
Applications are open till October 31, 2019.
Having trouble drawing fashion flats in Illustrator?
Join this 2-part workshop run over weeks 6 & 7. The workshop is 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.
It is our aim to make sure ALL of the students at the Brisbane campus have a LinkedIn profile set up by the end of this term.
The first workshop booked out, so we will be running a second workshop.
Date: Wenesday 6 November
Time: 11am - 11:30am
Location: Room 1.04
You will be learning :
- how your professional photo should preferably look like
- how to generate interests in your posts
- what you could write about in a post
- the difference between a post and an article
- effective keywords
-how to get noticed among industry in your discipline through LinkedIn
-how to upload your CV
LinkedIn is the new seek.com so it is imperative that you have a profile set up as soon as possible - and early on in your degree, to get noticed before you graduate.
Ever listened to an online video and felt like the hosts sound like they are being drowned out by a sea of background noise? Learn how to avoid this in your videos. Our Design Technology Advisor, Jonathan, will demonstrate the use of various microphones available through the Design Technology Store.
Level 1, AV Pod opposite the stairs.
Repeat Session Times:
Tuesday Afternoon, 22 October 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wednesday Afternoon, 23 October 2:00pm - 3:00pm
PASS is a free program that offers structured and fun group learning sessions for some of the courses that students find to be more challenging. The weekly one hour study sessions will run all trimester. The sessions are facilitated by students who have previously achieved excellent results in the course and who have completed a nationally accredited training program.
More information can be found on the Library page.
In Fortitude Valley, just minutes from the city centre, Brisbane's cutting-edge new campus on Bowen Terrace is a creative and stimulating learning environment. That is part of our mission to disrupt and reinterpret the way education is delivered.
Enjoy the latest digital learning technologies, open learning and collaborative classroom and project spaces, and a creative and stimulating vibe.
The Gotha St campus is just a 15 minute walk away.
Brisbane campus has a wide range of facilities available to students to help you get the most from your education. Our student facilities include:
The University is committed to ensuring that all new facilities meet the highest level of access standards. If you are having difficulties or concerns regarding your access to campus facilities, contact a Student Services Team Leader in the first instance. Details regarding disabled parking in the local vicinity can found on the local Council’s website.
You can access the Disability Resource Pack for students by clicking here.
Plan your trip:
There is no student parking on campus.
Restricted paid parking is available on-street. However, much of it is reserved for local residents.
In the Brisbane Central Traffic Area, you can park for a maximum of two hours on unsigned streets, unless there are parking meters or signs showing otherwise.The two hour limit applies between 7am-6pm, Monday to Friday, and 7am to midday on Saturday.
Secure Parking offers 7am to 10pm car parking underneath the campus. Check out https://www.secureparking.com.au/en-au for rates.
Wilson Parking offers car parking at multiple locations around Brisbane. Check out http://www.wilsonparking.com.au for locations and rates.
If you ride your own bike to campus, remember to bring a bike lock for security. At this stage, the campuses do not offer bike racks so you are responsible for finding a safe parking location.
Find your Course Structure document below. Your Course Structure lists the subjects you need to successfully complete to achieve your qualification.
HLT514115 - Diploma of Nursing
Supporting you through your studies is a high priority for us.
All nursing campuses have staff dedicated to support students such as the Program Coordinator and Learning Advisor. Counselling services are also available.
Clinical Placement Coordinators
Jennie Mather (Acting)
Suzanne Hyde (Acting)
Students are required to undertake 400 hours of unpaid Clinical Placements which may be located anywhere in Australia.
All nursing students have access to Clinical Simulation Labs where experienced educators will teach required skills and assist in linking theory to practice. All lab sessions are compulsory. Correct uniform is required to be worn when attending these lab sessions.
Throughout your studies you may find you need IT assistance. IT services are able to assist you with basic network access such as connecting to Wi-Fi or how to use printing facilities.
IT is unable to assist with hardware or software related issues; this is the responsibility of students to resolve.
Campus WiFi connection details:
There are five printers located on Brisbane Campus. We are committed to creating a sustainable environment for our students and staff. We use PaperCut, a system which allows you to monitor the environmental impact of your printing and photocopying. You can print directly from your laptop using PaperCut by accessing THINKPrint.To print, you will need to have credits in your THINKPrint account.
Your safety is our highest priority. To ensure you stay safe and know what to do in the case of an emergency please read through the information below.
To ensure you stay safe on and off campus we recommend you take the following precautions:
After hours emergency, call 000 or your local Campus Director– Kirstyn Wolfgramm on 0411 532 157.
In every building you will find emergency evacuation posters that clearly explain where to go and what to do in an emergency evacuation. To be prepared, we recommend you familiarise yourself with emergency exits and procedures in each building you visit.
On hearing the alarm signal evacuate in an orderly manner to the nearest and safest exit while obeying the instructions of the Building and Area Wardens. If it is possible and safe take your personal belongings with you when you leave. If you can’t, do not return to get your belongings unless authorised by Wardens or Fire and Emergency Services personnel.
In the case of an emergency evacuation it is important to remain calm. Walk calmly quickly to the designated assembly area or as advised by a Warden or Fire and Emergency Services personnel and await further instruction.
Bowen Terrace Campus: On Bowen Terrace beside the CityCycle hire station (opposite the Petrie Point Apartments).
Gotha Street: The assembly area is outside the building, around the corner in Barry Parade.
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:
The Design Technology Store provides the campus community with access to equipment that includes cinema, cameras, lens, tripods, lighting and audio. We also support the following services listed below:
Maximum loan period is 7 days
Please note that this may be shortened during periods of heavy demand.
The online booking portal can be used to place a reservation at any time. Pick-up and drop-off must occur during the opening hours.
Monday 1pm - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
For queries please get in touch during opening hours:
Design Technology Advisor
(07) 3270 1089
For an overview of how to use the booking system please see the following video tutorial prepared by the Ultimo campus. Please note there may be minor differences with the Brisbane portal.
Eligible students can book the studio space for approved photography or videography shoots.
90 Bowen Terrace
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Mon - Thurs: 7.30am - 9.30pm
Fri: 7.30am - 6.00pm
Mon - Fri: 7.30am - 6.00pm
Mon - Thurs: 8:00am - 7.30pm
Fri: 8:00am - 6:30pm
Saturday phone and email support:
8am - 12pm AEST.
1300 575 803
Mon - Fri: 7.30am - 6.00pm
Mon - Thurs: 9.35pm - 7.30am (next day)
Weekend: 7.00pm Fri - 7.30am Mon
123 Gotha St
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Mon - Fri: 8.00am- 4.30pm
Mon - Fri: 8.00am - 4.30pm
Christmas Break - Campus Closure
Wednesday 18 December 2019
Re-opens Thursday 2 January 2020