Careers News – Colleges and General
19.10.18
Colleges

DPA Microphone Masterclass

22 October

Join us at JMC Sydney as we host the DPA Microphone Masterclass as part of the DPA world tour! This is a perfect way to kick off your career in the audio world and get a lesson from some of the masters in the audio industry! Limited tickets. To find out more:

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Medicine Interview Taster – MedView

15 November. 6.00pm to 8.00pm: University of Technology Sydney, 235 Jones St, Room 440, Level 4, Building 10, Ultimo

Give yourself the best opportunity at securing a medical school place by attending our Medicine Interview Taster. In this 2 hour session, we’ll give you a crash course on the Medical School Interview including covering the core skills and techniques to succeed in the Interview and MMI scenarios.

Our expert Interview Tutors will guide you through what the Medicine Interview/MMI really is, and teach you the fundamentals to acing your interviews this summer. They’ll also step you through some commonly observed interview scenarios, to give you a leg-up on the day!

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UCAT ANZ Question Bank for Free

Last month the UMAT medical school entrance test was replaced by the UCAT ANZ, an established entrance exam also known as the UKCAT. Kaplan Test Prep, the world leader in UKCAT preparation, is sharing their full UKCAT Question Bank with 2500+ questions for free! For more info contact kayla.briel@kaplan.com. Gain access through this link:

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Bachelor of Data Science at S P Jain – Sydney

The Bachelor of Data Science (BDS) at S P Jain is a 3-year degree designed to prepare students for the increasing demand for data scientists in the job market. Up to 20 full scholarships are being offered. Up to 100% scholarships are available to domestic students to study Bachelor of Data Science based on academic performance, diversity, achievements in sports, leadership, social service or extracurricular activities. Please contact Dr. Mehregan Mahdavi on 02 8970 6837 or Mehregan.Mahdavi@spjain.edu.au for any further details.

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AFTRS Industry Certificates: Taster Sessions & Info Night

30 October – 5.30pm to 8.00pm: Building 130, The Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park

If you are looking for more information and inspiration on how to broaden your skills and get ahead in the Screen Industries, please join us for a FREE event at AFTRS. The evening includes a panel discussion with Industry experts on How to develop and advance a career in TV, plus there will be three practical taster sessions giving you an insight into some of our new  Industry Certificates which offer broader digital/online skills: Digital Producer, Writing a Web Series  and  Content Creation.

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General

Trove: Creative Business Q and A

11 November – 2.00pm to 4.00pm

See the talent and how creative businesses can develop. Thinking of starting a creative business? Or have a creative business and want to connect with people like you? Meet four of our Trove Canberra members and hear their stories – why did they start a handmade business? What challenges did they face and how did they overcome them? What do they love about it and how do they get it all done? Trove Canberra is a cooperative of artists, designers and makers local to the Canberra region. We are on a mission to foster creativity and entrepreneurship, nurture a supportive, friendly and fun creative community and provide an affordable venue for Canberrans to showcase and sell their works and teach their skills.

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National Indigenous Story Awards 2018

Closes 30 October

These awards are for storytellers who are Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. Stories can be spoken, sung, or written in prose or poetic form. They can be fictional, creative, historical, personal, political, and more.

$5,000 first prize.

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US Athletic Scholarships

1 November – 5.30pm to 7.00pm: Pymble Golf Club, Cowan Road, Saint Ives

Every year, Aussie students end up at places like Harvard, Stanford, UCLA or Duke University to train at the most elite facilities and compete in front of huge crowds! But with thousands of students competing for limited scholarships, it could be time to hit the books as hard as the training ground to improve your chances of getting recruited.

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BiG Day In Wagga

13 March 2019: CSU Wagga Wagga Campus

BiG Day In IT Careers Conference for students Yrs 9-12. Speakers incl. Adobe, Westpac, WiseTech Global & more to come, talking about their careers & the future of technology. Loads of cool exhibitors including Adobe, Westpac, Australian Computer Society, CSU, Riverina TAFE & loads more. No charge to attend. Morning Tea & Lunch supplied

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BiG Day In @ UTS

20 and 21 March 2019

BiG Day In IT Careers Conference for students Yrs 9-12. Speakers incl. Microsoft, Animal Logic, IBM, Technology One, WiseTech Global, Westpac, Adobe & more talking about their careers & the future of technology. Loads of cool exhibitors including Westpac, Microsoft, UTS, CSIRO, WiseTech Global, ACS, Adobe, Digital Careers & loads more. Tickets $10 for students

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