James Cook University - JCU reviews

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James Cook University - JCU ratings

Average ratings based on 28 reviews
Overall Rating
4.23
Job Prospects
3.92
Teachers
4.37
Course Work
4.27
Time Worthy
4.24
Money Worthy
4.24
Friend Test
5.00
Support
4.00

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James Cook University has several campuses including Cairns, Townsville Brisbane and Singapore.

We have James Cook University reviews across a range of topics including Education, IT, Medicine, Veterinary Science, Business, Law and Nursing.

Based on the JCU student reviews, here's some advice for future students:
Look into getting practical experience in your area;
Manage your time well;
It's worth attending lectures and tutes;
Try to get involved in Uni activites/societies.

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Positives: Easy to get help from lecturers and staff

Negatives: Could be unorganized at times

My advice to future students is: Attend lectures and practicals. If you miss any, do the task or go through the lecture slides

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Positives: It is a fun and engaging course. The materials are easy to understand and there are plenty of resources

Negatives: it could be unorganised at times. Some assesments are not released to the students on time

My advice to future stud...

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Positives: Lots of practical hands on experiences

Negatives: Very busy - basically crammed a 4 year degree into 12 months

My advice to future students is: Get involved from day 1 in study and extra curricular activities

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Positives: I love what I’m studying and that I can do it in my own time

Negatives: Studying online cane prove to be a challenge as your don’t have the same assistance as on campus

My advice to future students is: If you think you’ll enjoy th...

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I major in Tropical Biology and Conservation.

Positives: Most of the lecturers are the top in their field in Australia (if not internationally) so you learn from the best! The course structure has a focus on skills so you're not just learning t...

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Positives: very fun to learn about medicine

Negatives: too many to learn and memorise.

My advice to future students is: study early and relate so you wont forget

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Positives: Good teaching staff

Negatives: No proper equipment for practical understanding

My advice to future students is: Please choose a good university

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Positives: Plenty of hands on experience and application of learning to the real world. Staff provide plenty of support and are all super friendly.

Negatives: Stressful and large workload

My advice to future students is: It's a great course ...

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Positives: Informative degree that provides all aspects of veterinary science with various majors in equine, exotic, small animal etc

Negatives: It’s difficult and a lot of work involved, lack of student support

My advice to future students ...

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Positives: In terms of the university, the lecturers and tutors are particularly knowledgeable, making it easy acquire knowledge. I also found the course structure to be quite easy to work with. In terms of the degree, I have found law to be very ...

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James Cook University - JCU
28 reviews