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Pathways/Careers Information

Monday 09 Sep 2019 by Pathways@Redlands

Welcome to Careers/Pathways 2019 Term 3

Pathways Advisor: Margaret Smith

Email: pathways@redlands.qld.edu.au

Phone No: 32860232

Check out the Pathways/Careers website:  www.redlandscollegecareers.

Check out the Career Website for Scholarships at Universities across Australia:

Also check out Gap Year opportunities including Volunteering:

UQ Highlights

Bridging Courses:

UQ College is offering University Prerequisite Courses in Mathematics B, Chemistry or Biology.  They will be delivered face to face on St Lucia Campus over a four week period. 

Successful completion of the prerequisite courses will satisfy the entry requirement at The University of Queensland and other universities for Semester 1, 2020.  Applications can be accessed through the UQ College website. 

Applications close: November 8, 2019

Duration: Tuesday November 19 - December 19, 2019

Cost: $1500

The Liveris Academy Undergraduate Scholarship

The purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage and support outstanding students in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or in the integrated Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Master of Engineering program at The University of Queensland, who have the potential to lead solutions to some of the world's most pressing sustainability challenges.

The scholarship offers financial assistance of $10,000 per annum for up to 6 years. Recipients may also receive up to $10,000 travel support from the Liveris Academy for an approved Gap Semester, exchange or internship opportunities.

https://scholarships.uq.edu.au/scholarship/liveris-academy-undergraduate-scholarship

UQ LEAD Scholarships

Students who experience difficult circumstances or setbacks during their schooling can now apply for UQ's Leadership, Excellence and Diversity (LEAD) Scholarship.

Each LEAD Scholarship offers financial assistance of $8000 per year for up to five years, a dedicated academic mentor, a support network through non-residential membership of a UQ college and priority access to valuable internship and career planning assistance.

Applications for the LEAD Scholarship close on 15 November 2019.

https://law.uq.edu.au/lead-scholarship

TAFE Open Day

  • DATE: Sunday, 11 August 2019
  • TIME: 10.00am-2.00pm
  • LOCATION: TAFE Queensland

Register: https://tafeqld.edu.au/news-events/events/2019/August/open-day-2019.html

Sofitel Insights

  • Saturday, 21 September, 2019
  • 9.30am – 1.30pm

The Hotel School Brisbane and HTMi in conjunction with AccorHotels is offering this unique, fully immersive experience where you will meet staff of key hotel departments and find out the ways in which a hotel operates like a small city. Perfect for those wanting a better understanding of the complexities and depth of a career in the hotel management sector.

Mrs Smith can take 5 students.  Please email Mrs Smith ASAP if you are interested in taking part in this unique opportunity.  It is the first Saturday of the holidays.