Our events are very popular,  maximum numbers may apply. Bookings will be open closer to the event

Flinders Faculty of Science and Engineering host and attend numerous events throughout the year
which inspire, engage and educate, the general public, teachers, school students and Flinders staff
and students.

More information and how to book our events will be posted once details have been finalised.


We look forward to speaking with you at one of these events!

Enquiries / Bookings

Phone:  08 7221 8661

Email: stem@flinders.edu.au


2016

 

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January 

No scheduled events for January

February

New student information sessions 11 & 12 February Commencing Science and Engineering students Important information sessions for new 'Science and Engineering' students. Students commencing Science and Engineering Bachelor degrees are expected to attend the Faculty Orientation 'Information Session'.
Faculty Orientation Sessions

21 & 22
February

Commencing Science and Engineering students Important information sessions for new 'Science and Engineering' students. Students commencing Science and Engineering Bachelor degrees are expected to attend the Faculty Orientation 'Welcome Session'.

March

Inspiring Women in STEM 3 March Year 11 & 12 female high school students

Attendees will take part in a team-based challenge as well as have the opportunity to engage with staff, current Flinders students and industry professionals.

Teacher Professional Development Evening #1 17 March Science and related discipline teachers

In 2016 we are delighted to offer 4 Teacher Professional Development Evenings.  Each evening will be based on a STEM theme.

Term 1: Science

April

SASTA Annual Conference and Expo 18 & 19 April South Australian Science Teachers Flinders is a proud sponsor of this event and will be in attending the conference. There will also be a half day tour of Tonsley.  
Tertiary Studies & Careers Expo 10 & 11 April All welcome Entry is FREE for all visitors. Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to find all of the information you need to kick start or redirect your future career at the Adelaide Convention Centre.
Faculty of Science and Engineering prize ceremony

14 April

 

Award recipients, academics, sponsors, family and friends The Faculty of Science and Engineering host a prize ceremony in April to recognise the outstanding academic achievements of our students. This event is invitation only.

May

Teacher Professional Development Evening #2 13 May Science and related discipline teachers

In 2016 we are delighted to offer 4 Teacher Professional Development Evenings.  Each evening will be based on a STEM theme.

Term 2: Technology

Adelaide Careers & Employment Expo 20 and 21 May All welcome Come and visit the Flinders stand
Parent Sample Science Evening 25 May Parents of year 11 & 12 high school students New for 2016! An excellent opportunity for parents of year 11 & 12 students to gain an understanding of their students' interest areas. Students also welcome

June

Year 10 Taster Days

27 (full), 28 (full), 29 & 30 June Year 10 high students New for 2016! Bring your year 10 students that are interested in pursuing a STEM pathway. Bookings essential as limited places are available.

July 

Game Development Boot Camp 11 - 13 July Year 10 - 12 High School Students

Learn core game development skills. Engage with developers and researchers, hear what degrees in simulation and serious games, computer science, IT and digital media can offer and find out where your skills can take you!

Free of charge.

Science and Engineering Challenge 7 & 8 July High school students

This very popular, fun, hands-on national school science competition will be held at our Flinders@Tonsley site.

Booking are made through ruth@conry.com.au

August

Science Alive!

Held at Adelaide Showgrounds

5 - 7 August Friday high school students. Saturday and Sunday open to the general public Come and visit the Flinders stand at Australia's largest science expo event with spectacular science, animal and magic shows and a huge range of hands-on fun for all ages.
Flinders University Open Days 12 & 13 August All welcome For two days our campus life is on display.  Staff and students are available to discuss courses, careers and student support.  Science and Engineering tours and presentations will be available.

September

Teacher Professional Development Evening #3 1 September Science and related discipline teachers

In 2016 we are delighted to offer 4 Teacher Professional Development Evenings.  Each evening will be based on a STEM theme.

Term 3: Engineering

Year 10 Taster Days 27 (full), 28 (full), 29 & 30 September  Year 10 students New for 2016! Bring your year 10 students that are interested in pursuing a STEM pathway. Bookings essential as limited places available.

October

Teacher Professional Development Evening #4 27 October Science and related discipline teachers

In 2016 we are delighted to offer 4 Teacher Professional Development Evenings.  Each evening will be based on a STEM theme.

Term 4: Maths

November

Chemical Murder Mystery 14, 15 & 16 November Year 10 students

This extremely popular event introduces students to the world of forensic crime scene investigation.

Cost: $15 per student, includes lunch

December

The Science Experience 7 - 9 December Year 9 & 10 students Flinders University welcomes ConocoPhillips Science Experience sturdents to three days of interactive activities on campus.
Open Night @ Tonsley Change of Preference 16th December Current Year 12 student and their parents/caregivers Come and meet current students, staff and other students that have applied to study computing, IT, Maths or engineering af Flinders as well as tour the state-of-the-art labs and facilities.
Change of Preference Session 22nd December Current Year 12 student and their parents/caregivers Come and meet current students, staff and other students that have applied to study science or engineering af Flinders and get advice on your preferences.