Welcome to UNSW Heroes

UNSW Heroes seeks to develop excellent, well-rounded professionals, equipped to face the challenges of tomorrow. Our Hero Programs include three unique professional and personal development learning opportunities, open to all students. Undertaken as sole programs, students receive AHEGS accreditation for a minimum of 20 hours participation. Completed as a set, or via completion of at least two programs, students receive additional recognition. Welcome to the UNSW Heroes community. 

Innovation Learning Program (Innovator Pro)

Innovator Pro is UNSW’s co-curricular innovation learning program. This program has a workplace innovation focus and prepares you to take on challenges imposed by a rapidly evolving workplace, connecting you directly with industry to solve industry challenges. With a combination of independent learning and project based teamwork, Innovator Pro equips you with an innovative mindset, problem solving and critical thinking skills, and most importantly, confidence.

Applications for T1 2022 have now closed. Please register your interest for the next iteration of Innovator Pro in T3 2022

 If you have previous experience undertaking Heroes, a similar program to Heroes, or otherwise previous mentoring experience, then we encourage you to Apply for a mentoring position

Leadership Foundations Program 

Whether you are beginning your leadership journey or looking to refresh your foundational skills, the Leadership Foundations Program will develop core leadership and professional skills, which can be applied in a range of different contexts. 

Some topic areas include but are not limited to: Self-awareness; Wellbeing and resilience; Building effective relationships; Creating safe and inclusive teams; Collaboration and communication, and Conflict management.

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Professional Development Program 

Starting a career as an international student in a new country can be challenging, which is why UNSW Employability created the Professional Development Program! 

Explicitly designed for international students, this program covers workplace communication skills, recruitment tips, employer expectations, and provides international students the opportunity to participate in group consulting projects hosted by various units across UNSW.

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