JCU courses will give you opportunities for hands-on experience from internships, vacation placements, and real-world projects with business, industry and government organisations, to field trips in the natural environments of northern Queensland. JCU works with employers and industry group to make sure our courses reflect best industry practice.
Supportive Study Environment
JCU recognises that knowledge has the power to change lives and strives to create a student centred learning environment, where students are able to take full advantage of their university experience. With friendly campuses, smaller class sizes, accessible teaching staff, and excellent support services including study skills and student mentor programs, our students receive the personal attention they need to achieve their best.
Study with us and you will learn from expert teachers. Over the past five years, JCU academics have won more than 31 citations for teaching excellence from the Australian Teaching and Learning Council – more teaching awards than many larger universities. JCU teaching staff are highly qualified and dedicated. Innovation in the use of teaching styles and technologies is fundamental to JCU’s approach to teaching.
Graduates and Discoveries That Make A Difference
James Cook University is about people and place, and we adopt new methods, new approaches and new technologies to help our students develop the skills, abilities and knowledge base they need to succeed.