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Univative Team Member

Activity overview

How is this program run?

This program is running online and in-person options.

What will I do?

Univative provides a unique opportunity for you to compete and gain employability skills in a range of different environments. You will experience what it's like to engage with real organisations and actual business problems! Working in a team you will solve a business problem or issue and compete with other student teams to generate the best solution. Each team is made up of students from mixed disciplines and backgrounds, allowing you to demonstrate your unique skill set, and build on your employability skills. Team members have the opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge and experience about an organisation or business.

How will I benefit?

You will develop skills including:

  • Communication skills - written and verbal
  • Business etiquette
  • Increasing confidence and self esteem
  • Public speaking and presentation skills
  • Time management
  • Attention to detail
  • Meeting deadlines
  • Networking  

How do I apply?

Please refer to the Careers & Employability (formerly Careers Central) website for the timing of the Univative program. An Expression of Interest is required as part of the application process.

Are there any special requirements for this role?

No, all students can take part.

Minimum requirements for UOWx recognition

Student has attended 80% of their team meetings and sessions, student has also attended competition launch and final presentations.

Further information

Visit the Univative webpage.

Where? When? Time commitment Type Learning Streams
  • Wollongong
  • Winter
Average 15 to 20 hours per week for four to five weeks.
  • Volunteer
  • Collaboration and Communication
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Leadership
  • Mentoring and Wellbeing