School of Applied Human Sciences

Annual Students Conference

Annual Students Conference


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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