The Department of Engineering Technology at WIT is holding a 'Try Engineering Technology' day for senior cycle secondary school students.
Students will participate in hands on practical labs encompassing all four engineering areas, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, as contained within the Department of Engineering Technology. The day will also have information talks from graduates, employers and students from the Department. Our staff and students will be available to offer advice regarding our courses and what college life is like at WIT. Tours of the campus and laboratories will also be conducted.
This event is primarily aimed at 5th and 6th Year Leaving Certificate students. However, TY students are also welcome to attend.
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020 (provisional date to be confirmed before September 2020)
Venue: Main campus, WIT
Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm
Student limit: 60 students and pre-booking is essential
Closing date for registration: Once the event is full
Activities: Students will participate in all activities and the small numbers will allow students to actively participate in all sessions. Please see our 'Schedule' tab for more up to date information.
9.00 - 9.30: Registration (Atrium, Cork Road Campus).
9.30 - 10.00: Engineering Technology Talks
10.00 - 12.00: Engineering Technology Workshop (2 hours)
12.00 - 13.00: Lunch (students can use the on campus catering facilities)
13.00 - 15.00: Engineering Technology Workshop (2 hours)
15.00 - 16.00: Q&A session
Booking will open in Autumn 2019