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Transition Program Online Orientation

Welcome to Online Orientation!

We’re excited for you to join us a new Transition Program Online student. Your Orientation is an opportunity to explore your new collaborative and social learning platform with OpenLearning. Your Study Coach and the Student Support team at OpenLearning are here to support you along the way.

Upcoming Orientation sessions for Transition Program Online

Start date
Orientation session
6 September 2021
5pm AEST – 1 September 2021
29 November 2021
5pm AEDT – 24 November 2021

Before your classes begin, you must attend the Online Orientation session. You will receive an email invitation from OpenLearning with links to register for your Orientation.

Your Orientation will take place the week before classes begin and will run for 45-60 minutes.

Orientation will guide you through the steps to get set up and introduce you to your new learning platform. You will have the opportunity to ask questions, meet your teachers and support staff at OpenLearning and connect with your new classmates.

Missed your Orientation?

If you have enrolled after Orientation, you will be notified about your next steps by the OpenLearning team at the time of your enrolment and provided with an onboarding session so that you haven’t missed any of the key details.

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions about your enrolment or if you have not received an Orientation invitation.

We're here to help

If you have any questions about your program or getting set up, contact the friendly OpenLearning team at [email protected].

Once you have started your program, your dedicated Study Coach is also here to help you if you have any questions about your studies. Your Study Coach is available to message or call via the OpenLearning platform.

Meet the team

UNSW Transition Program Online

You will be supported by a specialist teacher and your Study Coach

Minh Nguyen

I am your study coach. I will be here to support your learning and make it more enjoyable. Reach out to me if you need any assistance.

Anesh Naidoo

I'm passionate about science and technology having worked in the pharmaceutical and medical industry in various innovation and technology roles.

Amos Clarkson

I am one of the teachers here to support your learning. The more you join in, the more fun you will have and the more you will learn.

Rachael Mowe

Hi Everyone  I am I am one of your Open Learning teachers. I am your Mathematics teacher for both Commerce and Science.

Alan Rye

Hi, I'm Alan.  I've worked in applied sciences for decades, practising, teaching, and mentoring students.  Let's explore science together!

Robert Scrymgour

I have been fortunate to combine over 25 years of senior management experience with almost 20 years of academic work.

David Newlyn

Hi, I'm the teacher for the Business Law unit.

Dr Andrew Meyenn

Welcome to the course. My name is Dr Andrew Meyenn and I will be your teacher. Very much looking forward to working with each of you.


Hello everyone, I'm a teacher at UNSW Transition Program Online and I can't wait to learn with all of you.

Wilson Ow

Hi students, I am Wilson, your Economics teacher. Looking forward to meeting you in our sessions discussing the wonderful world of Economics.


Hi, My name is Shannen, and I am the Customer Success Team Leader for OpenLearning. My team and I are here to help with any platform and/or technical support.

Chloe Wang

I'm Chloe, the Student Admissions & Support Advocate based in Sydney. It is a great pleasure to join the Open Learning family.

Andrew Napier

Hi, I'm the Program Manager for the UNSW Transition Program Online, Powered by OpenLearning. My team is made up of a talented group of educators.

Cherie Diaz

Hi, I'm the Managing Director, Australia for OpenLearning, and I'm a passionate educator with 15+ years of experience.

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