Southern Cross University – Gold Coast was our host while the students were on their first week. Southern Cross University, ranked as part of the Top 100 in the Times Higher Education 150 under 50 Rankings 2016, gave our students a tour of their campus as well as hosted a seminar on Work Integrated Learning. Students picked up industry tips on what gets you hired in your field, underwent mock interviews and underwent a workshop on constructing standout resumes.
Students conducting a final presentation on overcoming poverty based on what they’ve learned during their Entrepreneurial Mindset seminar at Browns School, Gold Coast.
As one of Southern Cross University’s industry partners, our students were given a chance to meet one of the managers for a special tour of the Versace Hotel in the Gold Coast.
On our second half of the tour, we spent our last 5 days in Sydney. Students visited Southern Cross University’s partner school, The Hotel School Sydney. One of their industry partners, InterContinental Hotel – Sydney, provided our students with a special tour of their facilities.
As part of their study tour, the trip included the following: A trip to Movie World – Gold Coast. Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary – Brisbane (where students were able to hold koalas and feed kangaroos)
– get a 360 view of Surfer’s Paradise at Q1 Skypoint Observation Deck. A visit to Taronga Zoo – Sydney where the students had a talk about the Tourism industry.