University of Newcastle - UON reviews

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(4.04) 69 reviews

University of Newcastle - UON ratings

Average ratings based on 69 reviews
Overall Rating
4.04
Job Prospects
3.97
Teachers
3.88
Course Work
4.10
Time Worthy
3.93
Money Worthy
3.80
Friend Test
4.09
Support
3.80
Facilities
4.14
Industry Contacts
3.61

More on the University of Newcastle

The University of Newcastle is based in Callaghan, Newcastle which is north of Sydney in New South Wales. They also have campuses in Ourimbah, Singapore and Sydney.

We have student reviews of Newcastle Uni across a wide range of topics including Commerce, Engineering, Arts & Law, Education, Health, IT & Science. Bachelor degrees in Engineering, Medicine and Nursing are well rated courses offered by the University.

Here are some of the common bits of feedback from students in our University of Newcastle reviews:
Time management is key (particularly Engineering, Nursing and Medicine);
Immerse yourself in Uni / course - attend all your tutorials/labs, etc - it's the best way to learn and impacts your results;
Try to chat to teachers and ask questions or get feedback;
Organise placements early and make the most of them;
Read the course book and understand exactly what you're getting into;
Get involved in Uni life, activities, clubs, societies - it's a great way to make friends and in some cases practical exposure.

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Positives: It’s just so interesting, you learn about how the mind works and what makes people do what they do

Negatives: It’s hard

My advice to future students is: STUDY and read your text book chapter before each lecture

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Positives: Appeals to such a large dynamic of people and there as so many different career opportunities so a very useful degree for a range of careers one may want to pursue

Negatives: Very competitive if you plan to continue on to become a re...

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Positives: The lectures so far have been very approachable and they try to make the lectures interesting and put in effort to engage with the students which makes going to class enjoyable.

Negatives: I was not expecting the Psychology degree to...

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Positives: The subject matters are fascinating to me. I'm learning things about human behaviour and cognition that i never would have imagined. A lot of things I learn make other things in life make a lot more sense, in terms of the way people act...

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