Welcome to the School of Applied Human Sciences Annual Students’ Conference homepage. Each year the School of Applied Human Sciences hosts a conference for postgraduate students to present their current research. Postgraduate students from each of the School’s four disciplines which include the Centre for Communication, Media and Society; Criminology and Forensic StudiesPsychology and Social Work are encouraged to submit abstracts to present at the conference.

Important Information

Theme: “Meeting the challenges of local realities in the context of global transitions”
Date: 3 October 2014

Time: 08h30 – 17h00

Main venue: Howard College Theatre


Submission dates
Abstract: 8 September 2014

Full paper: 29 September 2014


This year’s logo was inspired by the conference theme, being that the image depicted is intended to symbolise a focus on South Africa within a global context. The graphics are then framed by the University colours to identify with the institution.

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