Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day 

Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day - 13 April 2021

Te Rā Tūhura | Discovery Day brings Tau (year) 12 students and teachers from the Christchurch and Canterbury region onto campus to enjoy the opportunity to explore university.

Te Rā Tūhura is your chance to embrace a fun and inspiring experience to explore UC subject choices, discover career pathways, and understand the importance of tau 12 for future opportunities.

You will get to choose your own timetable, attend short lectures, enjoy lunch with a group of new mates and explore all the opportunities at UC.

  • Take part in lectures of your choice and see how your school subjects relate to university
  • Discover the differences between school and university
  • Learn why university study is valuable
  • Explore the support services UC provides
  • Find out what’s on offer to UC students.

View the 2021 timetable

Events, open days, tours and visits to campus

There are a variety of opportunities throughout the year to visit our campus or talk to our Liaison team. Find out more about campus tours and future student events.

More information

Liaison Office
Student Services Centre
University of Canterbury
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748)
Email liaison@canterbury.ac.nz 

Discovery Day Badge 2021

You can also:

For more details on these events, please visit www.canterbury.ac.nz/events/tours-and-events/ 

Recap on your day

To recap on your day you can find the timetable and descriptions here >>

Lectures recorded on the day

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Thank you for attending our Discovery Day | Te Rā Tūhura

The day was designed to help you explore University for the day and provide information on your options here at UC.

Next steps

If you would like to know how to further your study in the areas you explored today, the next steps fact sheet will help guide your year 13 subject choices.