News & Events

Social Sciences News and Events

The Faculty of Social Sciences brings together the Schools of Education, Psychology, Health and Society, and Geography and Sustainable Communities. We’re focused on embracing the challenges and initiatives set out in the University’s Strategic Plan. This plan aims to place UOW in the top 1% of universities worldwide.


HSC Wellbeing and Study Skills Workshops - 18 July – 21 August 2018

Location: Northfields Clinic, University of Wollongong

Year 12 students – prepare for your future!

Learn how to:

  1. Achieve your goals
  2. Conquer stress
  3. Maintain wellbeing
  4. Study effectively

4-week program: 31 July – 21 August, Tuesday’s 4.30–6.30pm

2-week workshop: 18 July and 19 July, 9am–3pm

Cost: $60 or $30 (concession card)

Bookings: Call 4221 3747 or email

Booking essential! Limited places available.

Download the flyer for “HSC Wellbeing and Study Skills Workshops”

Supporting individuals on the autism spectrum with challenging behaviours workshop - 8 September 2018

Date: Saturday, 8th September 2018, 9am – 4pm
Location: University of Wollongong, Wollongong Campus, Building 20.3

Participants will gain knowledge and skills in autism practice including:

  • Perspectives of individuals on the autism spectrum about challenging behaviour
  • Steps and strategies to conduct functional analysis of behaviours
  • Effective strategies for addressing challenging behaviours
  • Effective strategies for supporting more positive behaviours

For further information please contact the University of Wollongong via or contact Dr. Amanda Webster on or 02 4221 3268.

Register for “Supporting individuals on the autism spectrum with challenging behaviours workshop”

Registrations Close: 5 September 2018


  • Professional: $150
  • Parents/Concessions: $100
  • UOW Student: $30

Download the flyer for “Supporting individuals on the autism spectrum with challenging behaviours workshop”

School News & Events

Education Psychology Health and Society

UOW News & Events

UOW News  UOW Events 

Clubs and Societies

Social Sciences Clubs and Societies

Last reviewed: 15 August, 2018