Academic Discipline Visit

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Academic Discipline Visit

Staff from our five academic disciplines also offer discipline specific visits and on campus activities. These initiatives aim to give your students a real flavour of the courses in that area, and hopefully, allow them to make more informed choices when they are filling out their CAO application.

More information

Denise Breen
Contact: 051 845534 or [email protected]

Here are some examples of how the School of Business engage with schools/students:

  • School Visit: The School of Business would be delighted to give a specific talk on business course options at WIT

  • Try Business Day: Typically in early December

  • BSTAI / WIT Junior Cert Business Awards

Here are some examples of how the School of Engineering engage with schools/students:

  • Engineers week 2019 @ WIT: Monday 26 February to Friday 2 March. This week of activities is organised by CALMAST and the School of Engineering in partnership with Engineers Ireland. There is a schedule of presentations, workshops and 'demos' each day for primary and secondary schools.

  • Built Environment School Visit: Emily would be delighted to give a specific talk on built environment course options at WIT

  • Department of Architecture: open invitation for arranged visits to the Granary building where the Architecture and Architectural BIM Technology Studios are located - Please contact Emer Quinn [email protected] or 051 302035 for bookings.

  • Engineering Your Future: Three day programme for TY students run in partnership with Engineers Ireland. The next event is scheduled for 7-10 May 2019

  • STEM ZOO: This event is run jointly by the School of Engineering, SANOFIJunior Achievement Ireland and the School of Science & Computing. The dates and details have yet to be confirmed, but is expected to run in mid-May 2018 for 5th year students in local secondary schools.

  • Try Engineering Technology: Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Here are some examples of how the School of Health Sciences engage with schools/students:

Department of Health Sport & Exercise Science

  • Practicals: The department run practicals (sports, team building, exercise etc) from time to time. Contact us if you have a group interested in this area.

  • Try Sports Day: Friday, 22 February 2019


Department of Nursing & Health Care

  • School Visit  - request a specific talk on nursing and health care course options at WIT

  • Try Nursing events: The department normally runs two sessions of Try Nursing over the Autmn mid-term each year. The 2019 event details have yet to be confirmed

  • Department Visits: students can be visit to the nursing building (these are limitied and subject to availability)

Here are some examples of how the School of Humanities engage with schools/students:

Department of Applied Arts


Department of Creative & Performing Arts


Department of Languages, Tourism & Hospitality

  • Information to be confirmed

Here are some examples of how the School of Science & Computing engage with schools/students:

Department of Computing & Maths


Department of Science