Careers News – Subject Related Opportunities
19.10.18
CAPA

Dance, Drama, MusicVisual Arts

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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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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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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English

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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PDHPE

Community and Family Studies/PDHPE.

 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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Science

Australian Institute of Physics Presentation and Annual Awards Presentation Evening

13 November – 6.30pm to 7.30pm: University of New South Wales, Room G59/60 Old Main Building, Kensington Campus

Hear  Tibor G Molnar – Honorary Associate, Department of Philosophy, University of Sydney

Enquiries: Dr Frederick Osman on fosman@trinity.nsw.edu.au

 

Engineers Australia –Honeywell Engineering Summer School

2 to 7 December

During HESS, students will attend lectures/ demonstrations at five of the following Universities: University of New South Wales, University of Sydney, University of Technology, Sydney, University of Wollongong and Macquarie University. Students will meet and interact with professional engineers employed by government, private companies, researchers and academics in a wide range of engineering disciplines. They will gain valuable insight into career opportunities available to men and women in engineering.

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University of New South Wales – Engineering High School Info Day

24 October –  8.30am to 3.30pm

Registrations close on Sunday, 21 October or once places are filled.

John Niland Scientia Building UNSW Sydney Kensington

Experience the innovative and creative ways that engineers solve real-world challenges.

Students in years 10 and 11 are invited to choose three stimulating hands-on activities which run over a day at the UNSW Kensington campus. These workshops give students a taste of the extensive range of engineering disciplines and careers available to them.

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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.

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HSIE

Aboriginal Studies, Ancient History, Business Studies, Economics, Geography, Legal Studies, Modern History , Society and Culture, Studies of Religion

Business Insight Evening at The University of Newcastle

13 November –  5.00pm to 7.00pm: Level 5, 409 Hunter Street, Newcastle

Are you considering a career in Business, Commerce or Innovation?
The Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Newcastle invites senior secondary students, teachers and parents to attend an information evening to learn about studying at the Newcastle Business School. This is an exclusive opportunity to interact with key staff from the Newcastle Business School and speak with undergraduate students to gain a better understanding of the benefits of studying degrees in the area of Business, Commerce, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Additionally, students and their families will be able to tour NeW Space, a $95 million education precinct located in the heart of Newcastle.

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The University of Newcastle –Law Insight Evening

14 November – 5.00pm to 7.00pm: Level 1, 409 Hunter Street, Newcastle

Are you considering a career in Law?
The Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Newcastle invites senior secondary students, teachers and parents to attend an information evening to learn about studying at the Newcastle Law School. This is an exclusive opportunity to interact with key staff from the Newcastle Law School and speak with undergraduate law students to gain a better understanding of the benefits of studying a degree in law. Additionally, students and their families will be able to tour NeW Space, a $95 million education precinct located in the heart of Newcastle.

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TAS

Agriculture, Design and Technology, Engineering Studies, Food Technology, Industrial Technology, Information Processes Technology and Technology, Software Design and Development, Textiles and Design

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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VET COURSES

TAFE NSW – Information Week 2019

21 to 25 January

Come along to TAFE NSW’s Information Week from 21-25 January to explore your course and career options for 2019. Our program of events include info sessions, campus tours, and live demos – program to be released soon. Talk to our teachers, career counsellors, find out about scholarships, support services, and much more. Whether you want to be qualified faster, be in a career you love, or be the boss – Be Ambitious, take charge of your future and plan your visit today. Register your interest to receive program and latest event updates as they are released.

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