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New 15 week Photography Short Course at CATC
Career Choice: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Love taking happy snaps but feel you want more out of your photos? CATC Design School has a brand new Digital Photography Short Course that can teach you the ways of digital photography. Conducted online over 15 weeks with intakes monthly, the emphasis of the course is on building an enjoyable photography experience across a range of conditions. Suitable for beginners, the course allows students to become intimate with their camera to develop a comprehensive understanding of its capabilities. For info call 1300 66 11 11
For more information, visit www.catc.edu.au/courses

Billy Blue College of Design Scholarship brief now
Scholarships: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Scholarship applications are open for Billy Blue 2013, with a brand new brief, ‘Back to Square One’. Feel like you’ve seen it all before? Have you ever looked at a photo/interior/image and thought ‘that looks great, except I would just change...’. Well now you can. Redesign an existing concept (it could be a photograph, illustration, fashion line, interior space or anything creative!) - strip it 'back to square one' and redesign it in your own unique way. The scholarship is a great way for students to show us their talents, and the winner could be rewarded with a scholarship up to the value of $28,000! Deadline for scholarship entries: November 23rd 2012.
For more information, visit www.billyblue.edu.au

2013 APM Industry Scholarships close soon!
Scholarships: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Are you business savvy? This year the 2013 APM Industry Scholarship applications ask Year 12 students to complete an Industry Brief in the areas of Marketing, Event Management or Public Relations depending on their course interest. Whether you have strong writing skills, event management expertise or are passionate about branding they now have a chance to put those talents to action! There are two full degree scholarships on offer and three partial scholarships on offer. See me for details.
For more information, visit www.apm.edu.au

Away Wednesday?
General: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
If you were away and did not get a copy of the green Year 12 Careers Booklet I handed out at lunchtime, please see me for your copy.

APM College of Business & Communication
Private Colleges: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
APM's industry recognised Degrees and Diplomas give you the flexibility to earn as you learn. Backed with breakthrough internships, you'll gain more experience to land that dream job! Get the info straight from the source and find out how to launch your career in:Marketing Journalism Event Management Public Relations Business Management. Speak with our industry lecturers and career advisers and explore the campus and resources for yourself!"I chose APM because of the valuable industry experience and volunteer opportunities offered. Being taught by industry practitioners was a huge benefit. Lecturers have actually been Event Managers – not just read the books!"- Current APM Student
For more information, visit www.apm.edu.au

Bedford College Open Day 15th Sep 2012
Open Days: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Time : 9.30am-3.00pm Venue : Bedford College- 54 Parramatta Road Glebe (opposite Sydney University). Target Group : All students, Parents, Careers Advisers Cost : Free
Contact : Georgia Oehme : marketing@bedford.edu.au Phone: 8572 3260 Come along to Bedford College's Open Day on the 15 September 2012. It's a great chance to view the college facilities and meet current Bedford students and staff. Students also have the opportunity to speak with qualified teachers about their career options. Scholarship tests are also available on this day. For more information about scholarships and our Open Day please contact Dani Devescovi. marketing@bedford.edu.au Phone: 8572 3260
For more information, visit www.bedford.edu.au

The Hotel School Sydney Open Day
Open Days: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Date : 15th Sep 2012 Time : 9am - 1pm Venue : 60, Phillip Street ,Sydney Target Group : Yrs 10.11 and 12 and psrents
Contact : Anne McCrory : anne.mccrory@scu.edu.au Event Description : This is an opportunity to visit The Hotel School Sydney offering a Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management.
please register for Open Day on hotelschool@scu.edu.au

For more information, visit www.hotelswchool.scu.edu.au

Day in the Life of a Designer - Billy Blue
Private Colleges: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Date : 15th Sep 2012 Time : 10am - 4pm Venue : Billy Blue College of Design Sydney, 171 Pacific Highway North Sydney
Target Group : Students Cost : $80 Contact : Emma : eshean@think.edu.au Imagine.... A day in the life of a designer. Explore and be inspired! What happens at our college and what do communication, digital media and Interior designers & branded environment designers actually do? Find out by spending the day working on a design brief, producing artwork by hand and digitally, then taking it to the production stage. Experience a day in the life of a designer!

For more information, visit www.billyblue.edu.au/events/sydney-events/day-in-the-life-of-a-designer-workshops-sydney

Open Days 8th Sept
Open Days: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
AICM, Macquarie Uni, Blue Mountains Hotel School, ACU North Sydney Campus, Design College at Enmore, Karl von BUsse College, Campion College, William Angliss Institute, AFTRS.

UTS scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
See me for details of scholarships in Engineering, IT, Science & Maths and a new one for Construction Management. If you email me, I can forward details to you.

UAC PIN reminder & lost PINs
UAC: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
This is a good time to remind you that the UAC PIN is different from the HSC PIN. You will need the UAC PIN to apply, to use Check & Change, and to check their offer and their ATAR. If students have lost their UAC PIN they can call UAC between 8.30am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday (Sydney local time) on (02) 9752 0200 and, after anwering some identification questions, have it re-issued over the phone.

Educational Access Schemes - due to Mrs McG 12 Sep
UAC: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Have you experienced long-term educational disadvantage that has seriously affected your educational performance? EAS could help you gain admission to tertiary study. For 2013 admissions, 23 institutions will consider applications for EAS through UAC. Details of the critieria and supporting documentation needed and the applications forms are available from Mrs McGregor or online.
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/eas/

Equity Scholarships - check if you are eligible
Scholarships: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
An Equity Scholarship could help you with the cost of your tertiary studies. By submitting just one online application through UAC, you’ll be considered for all available Equity Scholarships for which you’re eligible at the participating institutions. Some need to go directly to the university so please check. Check if you are eligible and what you need to do to apply.
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/equity/

Change to ACU health course prerequisites
Universities: Posted 7-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Since the publication of the UAC 2013 Guide, the Australian Catholic University has altered the course prerequisites for the following three new undergraduate courses:105506 B Physiotherapy, 105513 B Occupational Therapy, 105514 B Speech Pathology. Check for the changes online by searching for each course.
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/undergraduate/course-search/

Universities: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Please hand in to the Careers Office.

New Bachelor of Science and Business at UNSW
Universities: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
See poster or go online.
For more information, visit www.scine.unsw.edu.au/BScienceBusiness

UNSW Bridging Courses booklet
Universities: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
See me for details for 2013

Engineering pathway to Griffith Uni
Universities: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
The Griffith School of Engineering is offering an alternate pathway for students to study an undergraduate Engineering degree at Griffith University by sitting the Aptitudefor Engineering Assessment (AEA exam) on Saturday 22 September. Successful students will receive anadmission offer into the Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of EngineeringTechnology on either the Nathan or Gold Coast campuses. Applications lose on Tuesday 11 September. Applicants can register online. Ifstudents are successful, they will still be required to submit a QTAC or UACapplication but will be provided information on how to process the admission offer admission to commence tertiary study at Griffith University. Applicants will be informed of their results within six weeks of undertaking the exam.
For more information, visit www.acer.edu.au/tests/aea/registrations

Beford College OPEN DAY- childcare & accounting
Private Colleges: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 9.30am - 3.00pm. A very informative day has been planned for visitors: Information Seminars held throughout the day, University articulation pathways information sessions, Course Information Advisers on hand to help with course and career information. Accommodation information for country students. VET FEE-HELP questions answered. Past and current students talk about life at Bedford and life after Bedford. And of course visitors can take the time to view the College, check the facilities and resources, have a cup of coffee and a snack and see for themselves just what makes Bedford College different from other training providers.SCHOLARSHIP ASSESSMENTS: The optional scholarship assessments will be held throughout the day (students can download the Scholarship Application Form from our website) - (country students may choose to sit the scholarship assessment at your school). UNIVERSITY ARTICULATION PATHWAYS- university articulation agreements continue to grow and they are now able to offer a range of university pathway options (with substantial credits) to our diploma graduates in both business and children's services. For manystudents, these pathways provide the opportunity to attend university without the stress often associated with the ATAR.
For more information, visit www.bedford.edu.au

Equity scholarships for disadvantage
Scholarships: Posted 4-9-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Equity Scholarships assist financially disadvantaged students with the costs associated with higher education. If you and /or your family receive certain types of Centrelink you should DEFINITELY be applying or at least checking these out.
For more information, visit www.uac.edu.au/equity/

APM: Buness, Marketing, Event Mgt, PR & journalism
Career Choice: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
APM Alive Workshops. Thursday 27th September 10-4pm. $50. A chance to try before you buy - both the career and the college. Get an application form from me.
For more information, visit www.apm.edu.au

Engineering scholarships - UNSW & DOD
Scholarships: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
The Department of Defence is offering 16 scholarships in electrical and mechanical engineering. Get HECS paid, $2K a year, 6 weeks paid work etc. This is through the Defence Materiel Organisation. Open now and closing date is midnight 23rd September. Check it out. I have more information.
For more information, visit www.dmojobs.gov.au

Albies College at UNE
Accommodation: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Applications currently being accepted.
For more information, visit www.une.edu.au/capmus/st-alberts/

Open Days 1st Sept
Open Days: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
UNSW Open Day Australian Catholic University Open Day North Sydney Wollongong Music Career Workshop National Art School Open Day

Scholarships for Economics students
Scholarships: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
The Year 12 Domestic Australian Scholarship and the Year 12 Onshore International Scholarship are open to student's currently completing year 12 in Australia. The year 12 Indigenous Scholarship is open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island students currently completing year 12, or who have completed a gap year during 2012.To be eligible, students must apply by the closing date and be accepted into the Bachelor of Economics at UQ for 2013. Applications close Monday 19 November, 2012.

For information, contact:


07 3365 4959

For more information, visit www.uq.edu.au/economics/scholarships-prizes-bursaries

Furnishing Industry Jobs and Pathways
Career Choice: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Information on job roles, career pathways and work environment is delivered in an easy to view format utilising video of an existing worker in the industry.The videos can be found online.
For more information, visit www.furnpath.com

Automotive apprenticeships
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Automotive group training is the largest employer of automotive apprentices in NSW. They currently have hundreds of apprentices undertaking their trade. They strive to select the most suitable candidates and guide them through their apprenticeship and traineeships placing them in one of their many host workshops. They also ensure they are provided the best technical training available using their own training establishment. Students can also look us up on Facebook by searching "automotive group training"
For more information, visit www.agtnsw.com.au

HSC in the Holidays,
HSC: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
UTS, UOW and Macquarie University are running a series of HSC Workshops during the September Holidays in 14 different subjects. Held in 5 different campuses across Sydney/Wollongong, students have the chance to sit with a Senior HSC Teacher/Marker for a day to cover all course content and a series of practice HSC questions. Availability is limited as groups are smaller than a normal class size and individual feedback is provided to every student. There are also over 150 free resources available on the website from Senior HSC markers and students who achieved Band 6 results in 2011. For more information visit hscintheholidays.com.au or call 1300 677 336.
For more information, visit www.hscintheholidays.com.au

Event management
Private Colleges: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Sydney College of Event Management Info Session Wed 19 September 6.30pm, Level 9, 28 Foveaux Street Surry Hills. Call 1300 725 846 to register. Learn why a Diploma of Events from Sydney College of Event Management is the qualification that will equip you to work in the event management industry. Hear from lecturers about courses, the college and about the exciting career opportunities that await you after graduation. Enrolling for 2013 now.
For more information, visit collegeofeventmanagement.com.au/

DESIGN workshops
Career Choice: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
The Institute runs one day workshops for students interested in Fashion Illustration, Graphic Design and Interior Design. These workshops are designed to complement and extend on skills and processes taught at school. Workshops can be tailored specifically to meet the needs of each group. Find out more. INTERIOR DESIGN: Monday 24 Sept. 2012 FASHION DESIGN: Tuesday 25 Sept.2012 GRAPHIC DESIGN: Wed 26 Sept. 2012. Where: CQ University Building, Level 2, 400 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000 Time: 9.30 – 3.30pm(includes one hour lunch break from 12noon – 1pm) RSVP is essential. If this interests you, call us on 9261 1191 or email us at admin@karlvonbusse.com
For more information, visit www.karlvonbusse.com

Applied to UAC and or QTAC or VTAC yet?
Early Entry schemes: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Remember you need to apply before you submit your early entry applications or scholarships so you can put your UAC number on them. You also need to include the early entry courses among your preferences and with some uni's, they MUST be your first preference if you want to be considered.

UNE scholarships and application forms
Scholarships: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
I still have a lot of these left. See me Monday if you want to apply.

UAC talk for parents and students MOnday 6pm
UAC: Posted 31-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
THis is the first time UAC has done this so make the most of the opportunity. You would have all received the flyer in Home class. Please show your parents. Even if you don't want to know about the ATAR, bonus points, process and scaling, your parents might. Tamworth Golf Club 6-7.30pm Monday 3rd Sept.

Automotive electrical apprenticeship - closes Frid
Job vacancies: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
A company rang through details today. This is for 2013 but you need to apply by Friday so see me ASAP for details please.

Early Entry applications deadline next Tuesday
Early Entry schemes: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
As you complete them, put then in the labelled box in the Careers Room by 3pm next Wed 4th September please.

Macquarie Uni Open Day 8th Sept
Open Days: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Programs have arrived with details of talks and tours on the day. You can get up to 9 Bonus ATAR points by attending MCC and doing well in subjects.
For more information, visit openday.mq.edu.au

QUT Business scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
See me for details.

Apprenticeships - Renault, Audi, VW, Subaru etc
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
See me for details about the Vantage Automotive program.

AICM Open Day 8 Sept - music courses.
Private Colleges: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Flyers on the Australian International Conservatorium of Music open day are available from me.

APM scholarships: marketing, PR, event mgt etc
Scholarships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Five are on offer so check it out below.
For more information, visit www.apm.edu.au/why-choose-apm/scholarships

Want to go to Lismore to SCU in 2013? Need accomm?
Accommodation: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Wilson College have sent me 10 brochures on what they offer with lots of details. See me please.

UTS Biomedical engineering& Science scholarships
Scholarships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
THis is a new major for 2013 in Engineering. Science and Maths scholarships are detailed at the link below.
For more information, visit www.science.uts.edu.au/scholarships

UTS: Design, architecture and building courses
Universities: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Faculty booklet has arrived with details of these courses.

Endeavour Energy Apprenticeships
Apprenticeships/Traineeships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Endeavour Energy is looking for people to join their team of apprentices in 2013 as Distribution Powerline Workers. At the end of their apprenticeships, apprentices will have achieved a Certificate III in Electricity Supply Industry – Distribution and a Certificate III in Cable Joining. The apprenticeship program will provide a foundation for many career streams within Endeavour Energy or within the Electricity Supply Industry.

For more information, visit endeavourenergycareers.nga.net.au/?jati=8BCC6578-493A-C6A3-8CA5-64AF4FCC07BD

Virgin Australia Pilot Cadet Program
Cadetships: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Virgin Australia is seeking candidates for its Pilot Cadet Program which have at least successfully completed Year 12 with high level achievements, have limited flying experience up to PPL level, and have minimal flying hours. Upon successful completion of the 55 week residential course (based at Parafield Airport, South Australia) cadets can look forward to a career within Virgin Australia as a First Officer.

For more information, visit www.virginaustralia.com/au/en/about-us/careers/pilot-cadetship/

UNSW Bachelor of Information Systems
Universities: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Information Session 13th September, 5:30pm to 7pm. ASB Building, UNSW Kensington Campus, Sydney. Find out more about the Bachelor of Information Systems program, a three year degree which provides students with the knowledge and skills to pursue a career in the information systems sector, one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia. Information on the Bachelor of Information Systems Admissions Scheme, the Co-op Scholarship Program and the Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Information Systems will also be covered.

For more information, visit www.asb.unsw.edu.au/events/Pages/asbeventdetails.aspx?campid=ee932c5b-9bd0-e111-a12c-00505683

UNSW New Bachelor of Actuarial Studies
Private Colleges: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Information Session 5th September, 5:30pm to 7pm. Central Lecture Block, UNSW Kensington Campus, Sydney. Find out about the new Bachelor of Actuarial Studies, Co-op scholarship program and the double degree programs on offer. The new programs are designed to give students both technical and non-technical skills to pursue the role of an actuarial analyst in a financial institution.

For more information, visit www.asb.unsw.edu.au/events/Pages/asbeventdetails.aspx?campid=+AC9BFF79-8BD4-E111-9C47-0050568

Sydney Film School Open Day 17th November, 2pm
Career Choice: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
82 Cope Street, Waterloo, Sydney. Find out about studying at Sydney Film School this Open Day. The day will include a screening of recent films produced by students, followed by a panel of teachers, graduates, and current students, who will discuss the practical aspect of the courses as well as answer questions.

For more information, visit www.sydneyfilmschool.com.au/school/important-dates/open-day.aspx

Australian Superyacht Crew Information Sessions
Career Choice: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
2nd October, 2012. Hosted on the internet, these webinar sessions provide information about working as a crew member on a luxury superyacht, the training required and how to secure a job sailing around the world. Cost: $20. To register for the webinar, visit the website.
For more information, visit www.superyachtwebinar.eventbrite.com

University of Newcastle Tertiary Music Auditions
Universities: Posted 28-8-12 Deadline - No Deadline
Early Round Deadline: 31st August 2012. Main Round Deadline: 26th October 2012.Applicants for admission to tertiary music programs are required to undertake an audition, interview, and aural and theory tests. This assessment together with an ATAR or an equivalent academic score will form the basis for admission to the programs. An application must also be made with UAC in addition to applying for an audition.For more information contact (02) 4921 8900.

For more information, visit www.newcastle.edu.au/school/drama-fine-art-music/areas/music/music-events.html

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