Webinars

The Deakin Engagement and Access Program (DEAP) is committed to assisting you through these challenging times, with a series of helpful webinars that cover motivation, university life and financial support.

We're here to support you

With the COVID-19 situation continuously evolving, the safety and wellbeing of the community remains our number one priority. The good news is, our webinar series is allowing us to continue to connect with students to ensure they receive ongoing study support during this challenging time.

Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS)

Webinars

A practical online learning session teaching participants how to prepare a SEAS application. All students at DEAP partner schools are eligible for SEAS under at least one category.

Dates and times

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Thursday 6 August 2020

6–6.45pm

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Wednesday 19 August 2020

6–6.45pm

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Tuesday 15 September 2020

6–6.45pm

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Tuesday 22 September 2020

2–2.45pm

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Tuesday 29 September 2020

2–2.45pm

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Online drop-in session

Deakin staff and students will be available to answer any questions students may have in relation to their SEAS application.

Date and time

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Wednesday 30 September 2020

2–4pmRegister now

Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) for parents, carers and support staff

Applying for special consideration through VTAC

This webinar is designed to help parents, carers and support staff to better understand SEAS and how to best support their child/student in preparing and submitting their SEAS application.

Dates and times

DateTimeRegistration link

Wednesday 23 September 2020

6–6.45pm

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Thursday 1 October 2020

6–6.45pm

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Scholarships and the cost of university

Gain an insight into costs associated with going to university and find out about the financial support available at Deakin. Join us and our experts as we discuss: 

  • costs associated with going to university
  • what are scholarships? Who can apply?
  • the different types of scholarships available
  • how to apply for a scholarship.

Dates and times

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Wednesday 16 September 2020

6–6.30pm

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Thursday 24 September 2020
(Parent/carer session)

6–6.30pm

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University myths busted

Ever wondered what university life is really like? Join us in this webinar as we chat with current Deakin University students about the myths and reality of going to university. Topics include:

  • life as a university student
  • ways to get into university
  • the differences between high school and university
  • live Q&A.

Dates and times

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Tuesday 28 July 2020

6–6.30pm

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Tuesday 1 September 2020

6–6.30pm

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Pathways to university

There are many pathways to studying in higher education, which can sometimes make planning your journey difficult. Join us in this webinar as we bring a panel of Deakin students together to discuss how you can get into your dream course, answer any of your burning questions and share their pathway experiences.

Date and time

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Thursday 10 September 2020

6–6.30pm

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Wellbeing

This webinar is all about how to energise, refocus and develop wellbeing in your studies. Hear how current Deakin students are managing to stay motivated and on task in these unprecedented times. We’ll also look at ways to maintain a good life-study balance, study tips to keep stress at bay and even strategies to help avoid distractions.

Date and time

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Monday 3 August 2020

6–6.30pm

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National Science Week 2020

Join DEAP on a virtual scientific adventure as part of National Science Week to celebrate science and technology! To see our full program and access FREE online workshops and resources, refer to our program flyer.

Explore careers in Science - LIVE Panel

Love science? Join our live panel to discuss this year’s National Science Week theme ‘Deep Blue’: innovations for the future of our oceans’

Our panel of experts, including a marine biologist, drone engineer and a seaweed scientist, will share what inspired them to pursue their career and some career highlights along the way. Plus hear about their connection to the deep blue and their ideas for the future of our oceans.

Date and time

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Thursday 20 August 2020

7.30–8.15pm

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Deakin's webinar helped me see what I can do about my future. It had a huge impact on me.

VCE student

Carwatha P-12 College

Get in touch

Email us to stay up-to-date with our upcoming webinars, programs and activities.

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+61 3 9278 7817