The events listed on this page have been organised by APS Member Groups or universities. Please use the contact listed with each event for bookings and more information.

If you are organising an event for psychology students and would like to list it on this page, please email the Science and Education team with details.



Careers in Organisational Psychology: Your Options

Brisbane, 29 August 2015

9am–5pm, School of Psychology, Sir Fred Schonnel Drive, St Lucia QLD 4072

The field of Organisational Psychology offers a diverse range of career opportunities, with many potential career avenues. In order to explore the career options for aspiring and newly qualified Organisational Psychologists, the College of Organisational Psychologists Qld is running a full day workshop designed to support students and early career practitioners explore these options.
We have invited a number of speakers to present on the following:

  • Provide deeper understanding of the knowledge, skills and capabilities of Organisational Psychology graduates, how to market these capabilities and ultimately how to land your dream job.
  • Increase awareness of possible career paths for Organisational Psychologists.
  • Understand from the perspective of employers the sought-after capabilities, motivation and fit of potential employment candidates.
  • Hear from practitioners about their career journeys and what drove them to pursue particular opportunities.
  • Learn about ongoing professional development and how to maintain this after Uni.
  • Encourage and support a professional community of organisational psychology students and practitioners.

Event details and registration costs

APS Careers in Psychology 2015

Burwood, 12 September 2015

1pm to 4pm
Lecture Theatre 3, Building B, Level 1, Room 77
Deakin University, Burwood Campus, 221 Burwood Highway, Hawthorn

Target audience: High school students and undergraduate psychology students interested in learning the different pathways that psychology has to offer.

Interested in a career in psychology? Come to our free seminar open to all psychology students, both in secondary and tertiary studies. Speakers from the nine APS Colleges will be invited to speak to the audience about their particular field, the pathways into their area and some important advice about the course. These colleges include: Clinical Psychology, Clinical Neuropsychology, Forensic Psychology, Community Psychology, Educational and Developmental Psychology, Health Psychology, Sports and Exercise Psychology, Organisational Psychology and Counselling Psychology.
A free BBQ lunch will be provided for all guests.

APS Course Information Day 2015

Melbourne, 19 September 2015

10:30am to 5:30pm
Advanced Technologies Centre, Swinburne University of Technology
427- 451 Burwood Road, Hawthorn

Come to a free seminar about a range of courses available at Australian universities. Speakers from APAC accredited Australian Universities will provide information on honours and postgraduate psychology courses.

10:30am - 1:30pm: Postgraduate Courses
1:30pm - 2:30pm: Lunch
2:30pm-5:30pm: Honours Courses

Lunch will be provided free of charge.

Psychologists Stories

Psychologists' Stories

Meet successful APS psychologists who are making a difference in their communities in this short film. You will discover that many of them often took some time before establishing themselves in their chosen fields, and their passion for psychology will encourage you to further explore the possibilities that lie ahead.