Now that I’ve finished up my final year at UTS, here are my five tips for making the most out of your time here.
As U:PASS is offered in first year, it’s a great way to be reassured that everyone is a little bit scared! The U:PASS leader is a student just like you, so there’s no intimidation in the classroom.
Starting university can seem daunting and really scary, but once you settle in, get to know some people and get stuck into your course you’ll see just how fun it really is.
As a midwifery student at UTS you are part of a small cohort of around 60 students. I love that we all get to know one another as these fellow students become an invaluable source of support.
Written by Finbar McCaughan, UTS Bachelor of Nursing student 1. What inspired you to study nursing? I wanted to do nursing because I had a passion and purpose for it! I had the privilege of caring for my grandmother in the final years of her life and found great joy in caring for her needs. So, I decidedContinue reading “5 questions about studying nursing… with Fin!”
Written by Hannah Kelly, UTS Bachelor of Midwifery student 1. What made you want to become a midwife? There are so many things that pushed me towards wanting to be a midwife, but ultimately, I loved the idea of being able to provide support to women through a turning point in their lives! Having theContinue reading “5 questions about studying midwifery… with Hannah!”
Written by Zoi Fotiou, UTS Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science student 1. What inspired you to study Sport & Exercise? I always knew I wanted to be involved in the health industry. I chose to transfer from Medical Science into Sport and Exercise Science because this course provides more exposure into sport medicine specifically,Continue reading “5 questions about studying sport and exercise at university… with Zoi!”
Written by Alana Leabeater, UTS Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Graduate) I recently completed my combined Bachelor of Sport & Exercise Science / Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and had such a great experience. Here are my 5 top benefits of studying a double degree. 1. Mixing twoContinue reading “5 benefits of studying a double degree”
Written by Taylah Collins, UTS Bachelor of Midwifery student 1. What inspired you to study midwifery? I always knew I wanted to work in the medical field, however I wasn’t sure in exactly what capacity this would be. After finishing high school I began working whilst I took some time to investigate different pathways toContinue reading “5 questions about studying midwifery… with Taylah!”
Written by Lily Thorburn, UTS Bachelor of Nursing student 1. What inspired you to study nursing? One day, I was catching the bus home from school and saw some nurses hop on after a shift at the nearby hospital. I remember looking at them in such awe and admiration and thinking to myself that maybeContinue reading “5 questions about studying nursing… with Lily!”