Careers

UTS: Bachelor of Information Technology Co-operative Scholarship Program

Round 1 Applications Close: Fri 19th June

Round 2 Applications Open: Mon 3rd August

Round 2 Applications Close: Wed 30th September

The Bachelor of Information Technology Co-operative Scholarship Program provides students with $15, 500 per year of study, and two six month full-time industry placements with sponsor organisations. There are two rounds of applications in 2015 for the 2016 intake.

http://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/information-technology/essential-information/how-apply/how-apply-bit

 

UTS: New Digital Course Guides

New interactive course guides are designed to help students explore their UTS course and career options in new and engaging ways.

https://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/teachers/tools-and-resources/course-guides

 

UTS INSEARCH: Guide Available for 2015

The guide showcases academic programs, support services and activities available at UTS INSEARCH.

http://www.insearch.edu.au/about-uts-insearch/publication-download

 

University of Sydney: Discussion Paper on Education Strategy

The University of Sydney has released a discussion paper about its courses. The proposals in the discussion paper are intended to simplify the University’s complex course offerings, improve student experience, and provide graduates with the skills to contribute effectively in today’s rapidly changing world. Importantly, the changes will not be implemented until at least 2017, and will not affect those applying for a University place in 2016.
http://sydney.edu.au/news/84.html?newsstoryid=15056

 

UNSW Rural Clinical School – Health Careers Kit 2015

This guide covers information about health, medicine and nursing programs offered throughout NSW in addition to the options available to assist rural high school students with university. Hard copies are also available.

Contact: (02) 9385 3677 or j.monoja@unsw.edu.au

https://rcs.med.unsw.edu.au/health-careers-kit

 

UOW Viewpoint

This booklet provides general information about UOW, its culture and disciplines; and outlines what can be achieved by its students.

http://www.uow.edu.au/future/school/viewbook/index.html

 

University of Sydney: Agriculture HSC Seminar & Video Conference

Thu 11th June, 9.30am – 2.00pm, University of Sydney, Camden Campus

The Agriculture HSC seminar revises key concepts in the HSC Agriculture and Primary Industries courses, and provides current examples of research that students can use in the extended response answer section.

Students can either attend the seminar in person or view the seminar via video conference.

Contact: Jessica Morris jessica.morris@sydney.edu.au

http://sydney.edu.au/science/outreach/high-school/agriculture-hsc-seminar/index.shtml

 

Macquarie University: New Pathways into Law

Students who have been admitted to a non-law degree at Macquarie University in 2016 will be able to apply for admission to the Pre-Law Pathway prior to their first session of studies. To gain entry into the Pre-Law Pathway prospective students are required to have completed the HSC in 2015, achieved an ATAR above 93, and be accepted into an approved degree  at Macquarie.

http://law.mq.edu.au/future_students/undergraduate_law_programs/new_pathways_into_law/

 

Macquarie University Discovery Day

Fri 12th June, 9.30am – 2.00pm

Fri 31st July, 9.30am – 2.00pm

Fri 6th November, 9.30am – 2.00pm

Thu 3rd December, 9.30am – 2.00pm

Fri 4th December, 9.30am – 2.00pm

An opportunity for year 10 students to get a feel for the campus, attend interactive workshops, and speak to lecturers and students about what it is like to study at Macquarie.

http://www.mq.edu.au/study/undergraduate/parents_and_teachers/teacher_information/macquarie_discovery_day/

 

Macquarie University Global Leadership Entry Program for Year 12 Students

Applications close: Sat 15th August

The Global Leadership program provides students with the opportunity to gain practical skills through volunteering and participating in leadership activities in Australian and overseas. As part of the program students will gain early entry into a limited number of Macquarie degrees and will also receive invitations to special events and pre-study programs. The program is open to Year 12 students who are not only doing academically well but are also leaders in their community.
Contact: 1800 351 117
https://mq.edu.au/study/undergraduate/getting_in/entry_schemes_and_pathways/global_leadership_entry_program/

 

ACT Early Childhood Degree Scholarship Program

Applications close Fri 12th June

The ACT Government is offering scholarships valued up to $6000 over four years to individuals wanting to study an early childhood education degree. Twenty-five scholarships will be awarded under the program in 2015-16, and paid to scholarship holders in installments of $1500 per year.

Contact: 6207 1104 or cpru@act.gov.au

http://actpsc.com.au/sites/default/files/early_childhood_degree_scholarship_-_factsheet_2015.pdf

 

UTS IT Undergraduate Information Evening

Date : 10th Jun 2015 Time : 5.30pm
Venue : University of Technology, Sydney, Building 11, level 00, 87 Broadway, Ultimo
Cost : FREE
Discuss undergraduate study plans with our course directors and current students. Learn about our scholarships, plus the exciting career options for IT graduates.
For more information and to register visit: http://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-engineering-and-information-technology/events/information-technology-undergraduate

UTS Engineering Undergraduate Information Evening

Date : 10th Jun 2015 Time : 5.30pm  Venue : University of Technology
Cost : FREE
Discover the world of engineering through our practical and industry focussed courses. Discuss scholarships and undergraduate study plans with our courses directors, current students and graduates.
Fore more informatio and to register visit: http://www.uts.edu.au/about/faculty-engineering-and-information-technology/events/engineering-undergraduate-info-evening

UNSW Engineering and Science Student Parent Info Night

Date : 11th Jun 2015 Time : 5:30pm-8:00pm
Venue : John Niland Scientia Building (G19), UNSW Cost : FREE
The UNSW Faculties of Engineering and Science invite Year 11 and 12 students and their parents to attend an information evening on 11 June 2015.
5.30pm – 6.00pm – Registration
6.00pm – 7.15pm – Presentation
7.15pm – 8.00pm – Refreshments
Following the presentation there will be an opportunity to speak with our current students and academic staff over refreshments.
For more information and registration, visit http://www.science.unsw.edu.au/events/engineering-and-science-student-parent-info-night

The University of Sydney Camden Campus Open Day

Date : 12th Jun 2015 Time : 9.00am-3.00pm
Venue : The University of Sydney Camden Campus
Cost : $15 Contact : Jessica Morris : jessica.morris@sydney.edu.au
Explore the fascinating world of agriculture, environment, science and veterinary science at the University of Sydney’s Camden Open Day. Do hands-on workshops, hear captivating talks and meet scientists conducting cutting edge research, plus be entertained by amazing science with a talk by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki!
For more information please visit http://sydney.edu.au/science/outreach/high-school/camden-open-day/index.shtml

Sydney Design School Open Day

Date : 13th Jun 2015 Time : 12.00pm Venue : 2/40 Oxley Street St Leonards
Cost : FREE
Open Day is an excellent opportunity for you to immerse yourself in the exciting world of interior design and decoration.
On the day you will:
– Attend a presentation from our Director about our courses.
– Take the opportunity to talk to our educators who all work in the professional world of design
– Explore work opportunities after you graduate in interior design and decoration
– Discuss any questions you have with our course advisors and enrol.
– Bring your friends and family

Fashionmasters – Master Your Potential Careers Day

Date : 13th Jun 2015 Time : 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue : Level 3 91 York Street Sydney NSW 2000 Cost : FREE
Contact : Olesya Bobrik : OBobrik@Holmes.edu.au (02)92991400
Is fashion your passion? Are you dreaming about a successful career in fashion industry?
“Master Your Potential” Careers Day with FASHIONMASTERS, School of Fashion is the perfect opportunity to spend time in our modern York Street campus right in the heart of the fashion retail precinct in the Sydney CBD and to find out more about our unique course of Bachelor of Fashion and Business, career perspectives and successful pathways of our graduates.
The Schedule:
9.45am: Registration: Morning tea
10.00 – 10.15: Outline of fashion career pathways possible as a graduate with a Bachelor of Fashion & Business (BFB) degree from FashionMasters – Robert De Giovanni, Academic Co-ordinator
10.15-10.45: Public Relations & Branding with Karyn Westren, PR Executive
10.45-11.15: Fashion Retail Management with Benjamin Saad – Regional Manager, Country Road Group (CRG)
11.15 – 11.45: Style Advisor/Fashion styling with Maya Dals, Personal Shopper & Stylist at TopShop TopMan (TSTM)
11.45- 12.00: Panel discussion along with current ‘career changer’ students
12pm: Close We are looking forward to seeing you!
FASHIONMASTERS
Master Your Potential. Enrol now!

College of Event Management INFO SESSION

Date : 19th Jun 2015 Time : 6.30pm Venue : Sydney Campus
Cost : FREE Contact : Annie Shillington : annie@coem.edu.au
Here all about our College and our Diploma of Events. See the campus, meet the lecturers and staff, hear about our specialist event management programs, student testimonials and job prospects upon graduation. Level 9, 28 Foveaux Street Surry Hills

Projects Abroad Information evening

Date : 22nd Jun 2015 Time : 6.30pm-7.30pm
Venue : Sydney Central YHA 11 Rawson Place, Sydney 2000 Cost : FREE
Programmes are available for school leavers and for year 10 & 11 students during their summer break. Registrations requested:www.projects-abroad.com.au/about-us/meet-us/ or 1300 132 831.

The University of Notre Dame – Parent Information Evening

Date : 23rd Jun 2015 Time : 6:00pm
Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE
Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Parent Information Evening is designed to help parents (and students, who are also welcome to attend!) through the transition from secondary to tertiary education. Attendees will have the opportunity to find out about University life, talk to current students, meet academic staff and find out about pathways into university.

Macquarie University Campus Tour

Date : 23rd Jun 2015 Time : 10.30am – 12.30pm Venue : Macquarie University
Cost : FREE Contact : Helena Cantrall : futurestudents@mq.edu.au
This campus tour is open to everyone who would like to hear more about Macquarie. Visit our wonderful campus, meet our Student Advisers and have your questions answered.

Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) Information Evening

Date : 25th Jun 2015 Time : 6pm to 8pm Venue : All AIE Campuses Cost : FREE
Launch your career into games and film by coming along to one of our Information Evenings. During the Information Sessions, teachers will be conducting seminars covering the range of courses offered at AIE. If you’re serious about pursuing a career in games or film then our Advanced Diploma and Bachelor programs are the way to go.
We’re also taking applications for our range of short courses in 3D animation, game programming and game design. These certificate courses run on campus during evenings as well as online and are a great starting point. More info: http://www.aie.edu.au/infoevening

Fashion Open Day with FASHIONMASTERS

Date : 25th Jun 2015 Time : 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Venue : Level 3, 91 York Street Sydney NSW 2000 Cost : FREE
Is fashion your passion? Are you dreaming about a successful career in fashion industry?
Fashion Open Day with FASHIONMASTERS is the perfect opportunity to spend time in our modern York Street campus right in the heart of the fashion retail precinct in the Sydney CBD and to find out more about our unique course of Bachelor of Fashion and Business.
Bachelor of Fashion & Business [BFB] Intakes: March – July – November. Master your Potential.

Kickstart HSC Science Workshops in the School Holidays

Date : 29th Jun 2015 Time : 9.00am Venue : The University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus Cost : $29.70
The Kickstart Science Workshops are aimed at HSC science students. Parts of the science syllabus requires equipment or expertise in areas that many schools may not be able to provide. Kickstart workshops give HSC students a chance to do experiments and demonstrations of key ideas in the syllabus that are difficult to do in the classroom.
Kickstart Biology, Chemistry and Physics are running in the June School Holidays at the University of Sydney (Camperdown campus). Students can register individually to attend these sessions.
Please visit http://sydney.edu.au/science/outreach/high-school/kickstart/school-holidays.shtml for more information, including modules that will be covered.

The University of Notre Dame – Teaching: Aspire to Inspire

Date : 29th Jun 2015 Time : 10:00am – 12:30pm
Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE
At this event you will:
– discover how to turn your passion for children and a better future into a career
– have your questions about a career in teaching answered by renowned educators
– hear from people about how they used an education degree to make a difference in the world

July 2015 HSC Trail Exam Preparation Lectures University of Wollongong

Main campus 29/6/15 to3/7/15
Date : 29th Jun 2015 Time : 10am and 1.0pm Venue : University of Wollongong Main Campus Cost : $35.00
Contact : Shane Hardcastle : info@hscintheholidays.com.au / 1300677336

Macleay College Career Taster Day Workshops

Date : 29th Jun 2015 Time : 0900 to 1600 Venue : Macleay College – Sydney Campus 
Cost : FREE Contact : Tamara Kavalec : 02 83735124
Macleay College would love your students to experience our fun and engaging Career Taster workshops! Students can attend multiple sessions that are designed to showcase various career options. For bookings and session times please click the following linkhttps://macleay.edu.au/campaign/need-help-deciding-on-your-career

William Angliss Institute School holiday trial-a-trade and Info Session

Date : 30th Jun 2015
Time : 10:00am – 12 noon
Venue : William Angliss Institute Sydney, 26-32 Waterloo Street, Surry Hills
Cost : FREE
Contact : Anna Klingberg : (02) 9125 5179
William Angliss Institute School holiday trial-a-trade and information session in Surry Hills. These sessions are short, two-hour glimpses into the exciting careers available within Cookery, Patisserie, Coffee and Hospitality/Events/Travel. The day will also include an information session, which is then followed by a hands on session in one of our state of the art facilities including our commercial kitchens and coffee academy. Please register on www.angliss.edu.au/register-for-trial-a-trade?country=syd
Any enquiries please contact annakl@angliss.edu.au

The University of Notre Dame – Creating the Future: Arts at Notre Dame

Date : 30th Jun 2015 Time : TBA Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 
Cost : FREE Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
“The reason that Apple is able to create products like the iPad is because we’ve always tried to be at the intersection of technology and the liberal arts” – Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs knew the importance of an Arts degree in shaping the future. He believed thinking was more important than knowing; and that technology alone was not enough. At the School of Arts & Sciences, we teach our students to think differently, analyse information, adapt to diverse cultural contexts and connect the dots. As the world changes, so do our students. Come and discover why an Arts degree is highly valued by Apple and other employers. Your future starts now.

Macleay College Career Taster Day Workshops

Date : 30th Jun 2015 Time : 0900 to 1600 Venue : Macleay College – Sydney Campus 
Cost : FREE Contact : Tamara Kavalec : 02 83735124
Macleay College would love your students to experience our free fun and engaging Career Taster Day workshops! Each workshop is 2 hours and students can attend multiple sessions that are designed to showcase various career options. For bookings and session times please go to
https://macleay.edu.au/campaign/need-help-deciding-on-your-career

The University of Notre Dame – A Day in the Life of a Nursing Student 

Date : 1st Jul 2015 Time : 10:30am
Venue : 160 Oxford St, Darlinghurst NSW 2010 Cost : FREE
Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Thinking of a career in Nursing? Join us for a Day in the Life of a Nursing Student and find out what it’s really like!
Students attending the day will have the opportunity to meet academic staff, engage in clinical activities, experience a Nursing lecture and tour our campus. Lunch is provided.

Free Berklee College of Music Workshops and Masterclasses

Date : 1st Jul 2015 Time : 10:30am – 4:00pm Venue : JMC Academy
Cost : FREE Contact : Lauren Thorpe : lthorpe@jmc.edu.au
International Partners JMC Academy and Berklee College of Music’s International Network would like to invite you to attend a day of FREE hands-on music workshops and masterclass, delivered by JMC Academy and Berklee Professors.
The workshops will be taken by Rick Peckham, Professor of Guitar at Berklee College, Donald Gorder, Chair of Music Business at Berklee College, Sam Skau, Assistant Director — Berklee International Network, and Javier Parra, Assistant Director of Admissions at Berklee College.
Attendance is free, however registrations are essential. You can register here: https://ifsssydney.wufoo.com/forms/berklee-workshop-sydney/

The University of Notre Dame – Suit up! Are you suited to a career in Business and Law?

Date : 2nd Jul 2015 Time : 9:00am – 12:00pm
Venue : 104 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008 Cost : FREE
Contact : Anne-Maree McCarthy : sydney@nd.edu.au / 02 8204 4404
Think you’re suited to a career in Business and Law?

Cross-examine our School of Law staff as they take the stand; discuss your plans for your business career with staff from our School of Business; experience what classes are like as Notre Dame student; meet current students and tour our campus.

Macquarie University Campus Tour

Date : 2nd Jul 2015 Time : 10.30am – 12.30pm Venue : Macquarie University
Contact : Helena Cantrall : futurestudents@mq.edu.au
Event Description :
This campus tour is open to everyone who would like to hear more about Macquarie. Visit our wonderful campus, meet our Student Advisers and have your questions answered.

ACU Strathfield HSC Enrichment Day

Date : 2nd Jul 2015 Time : 9.00am – 3.30pm Venue : ACU Strathfield Campus
Cost : FREE Contact : Kelly Wiblin : Futurestudy.Syd@acu.edu.au / 02 9739 2408
Come along to our HSC Enrichment Day where you’ll have an opportunity to listen to lectures from university academics who have set and marked the HSC. Come along for practical advice, hints and tips, and make use of the chance to ask lots of questions. Subjects include Economics and English.
For more information, please visit: http://www.acu.edu.au/hsc-enrichment
You must register online to participate.

July 2015 HSC Trail Exam Preparation Lectures Macquarie University

Date : 2nd Jul 2015 – 10/7/2015 Time : 10am and 1.0pm
Venue : Macquarie University Cost : $35.00
Contact : Shane Hardcastle : info@hscintheholidays.com.au / 1300677336
Trail HSC Lectures Presented BY HSC Experts
LEarn essential content and skills for the trail exams.
this is the most effective way to boost your internal mark.

THINK Design – Day In the Life of a Designer Workshop – Ultimo, Sydney

Date : 4th Jul 2015 Time : 9:30-12:30 or 1pm-4pm
Venue : Ultimo Campus 46-52 Mountain Street Ultimo, NSW 2007 Cost : FREE
Contact : Rebekah Prendergast : 1300 851 245 / info@billyblue.edu.au / enquiries@catc.edu.au
Event Description :
Ever wondered what it is like to be working in design or photography? Discover more and learn how to let those caged ideas take flight as you spend a day as a designer or photographer at our workshops!

Find out what goes on at our colleges, and see what communication, graphic, digital media, interior, and branded fashion designers and photographers really do. You spend a day working on a design brief, producing artwork – both by hand and digitally – and take it to the production stage. Our friendly lecturers who are all design industry professionals deliver all workshops. You won’t want to leave!
To register go to http://bit.ly/1Gl068F or call 1300 851 245

FASHIONMASTERS – Master Your Potential Careers Day

Date : 4th Jul 2015 Time : 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue : Level 3 91 York Street Sydney NSW 2000 Cost : FREE
Contact : Olesya Bobrik : OBobrik@Holmes.edu.au
Is fashion your passion? Are you dreaming about a successful career in fashion industry?
“Master Your Potential” Careers Day with FASHIONMASTERS, School of Fashion is the perfect opportunity to spend time in our modern York Street campus right in the heart of the fashion retail precinct in the Sydney CBD and to find out more about our unique course of Bachelor of Fashion and Business, career perspectives and successful pathways of our graduates.
Enrol now!

UTS: Engineering Industry Merit Based Scholarships

Applications Open: Mon 6th July

Applications Close: Mon 5th October

A number of Industry Sponsored scholarships are available to provide financial support for the first year of the Bachelor of Engineering Diploma in Engineering Practice degree. Scholars will have direct access to industry sponsors and many undertake an internship with their sponsor company. Applicants will be chosen based on their academic performance, skills evidence in leadership, commitment to an understanding of the engineering profession, and demonstrated initiative in extra-curricular activities.

Contact: +61 2 9514 2666 or FEITOutreach@uts.edu.au

http://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/scholarships/0000017874

 

Ms Viviene Gereige

Vocational Learning Coordinator