Engineering Taster Day

09jul9:30 am1:30 pmEngineering Taster DayExperience what it's like studying Engineering at Flinders Uni during your school Holidays

Event Details

Flinders University is inviting you to participate in an exclusive and exciting Engineering & Design Event!

• who: Yr 12 students

• when: 9.30am-1.30pm Tuesday July 9th

• where: Flinders University, City Campus

• why: to give you close-up opportunities and hands-on experiences in different areas of Engineering and Design, so that you can make the right decision regarding your future studies and career

• what: participate in these workshops:

  • Civil Engineering: Civil Engineers build a sustainable future. This interactive session will expose you to different construction materials so you understand their strength and load carrying capacity. Additionally, an interactive session on sustainability will be run to gain an appreciation of how modern engineers need to think. If you were given $ 1 billion dollars, could you select carbon neutral infrastructure to run a small town? Let’s find out.
  • Mechanical Engineering: Hear about real-world applications of shape memory alloys and how NASA reinvented the wheel! You will experiment with and see how you can use a spring made out of a shape memory alloy as a “muscle” to lift a weight!
  • Robotics Engineering & Electrical and Electronic Engineering: Meet and control a robot! You will also learn how robotic systems work and can ask any questions about AI and machine intelligence.

 tour Flinders new state-of-the-art City Campus at Festival Plaza

• find out what it’s like studying at Flinders

• speak with current students

• get your questions answered by lecturers, academics, and researchers

• join a Q&A panel session and learn about: possible pathways, prerequisites, career & job opportunities, business & industry connections, work experience, and much more

• and…….. lunch will be provided

Register & reserve your place now to avoid missing out – places are limited.

Remember, this is your chance to gain information so that you can make the right decision about your future career.

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9 July 2024 9:30 am - 1:30 pm(GMT+09:30)


City Campus

Festival Plaza, Adelaide SA 5000

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