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. We look forward to speaking with you at one of these events!
ENQUIRIES / BOOKINGS
Phone: 08 7221 8661
|Activity||Date||Who should attend?||Description|
|No scheduled events for January|
|Faculty Orientation Sessions||24 & 25 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'.|
|Teacher professional development event #1||4 March||Science and related discipline teachers|
|Parent infomration evening||11 March||Year 11 & 12 students, parents and caregivers|
|Building sustainable futures event||26 March||Details to follow|
|Design and innovation event||31 March||Year 11 & 12 students|
|Mathematical Association of South Australian (MASA) Annual Conference||13 & 14 April||South Australian teachers of mathematics||Flinders is a proud sponsor of this event and will be in attending the conference. Please come chat with us.|
|Faculty of Science and Engineering prize ceremony||April 23||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.|
|Teacher professional development event #2||6 May||Science and related discipline teachers|
|Adelaide Careers & Employment Expo||22 & 23 May||All welcome|
|Design and innovation event||28 May||Year 10 students|
|9 - 12 June||Year 10 students|
Tertiary Studies & Careers Expo
|14 & 15 June||All welcome|
|Inspiring Women in Engineering and IT||23 June||Female high school students interested in finding out about career opportunities in engineering, IT and technology.||
Test your problem solving skills in a team challenge and engage with industry professionals, current students and academic staff.
Lunch provided.Online registration Now open!
|Chemical Murder Mystery||26 and 30 June||Year 10 Students||A popular day of forensic science activities. Collect samples from a 'crime scene' and participate in hands-on laboratory sessions.|
|Chemical Murder Mystery||2 July||Year 10 students||A very popular full day of forensic science activities. Collect samples from a 'crime scene' and participate in hands-on laboratory sessions.|
|Mid-year Faculty Orientation Session Morning tea||21 July||Commencing Science and Engineering students||Faculty Orientation Welcome Session for students commencing mid-year followed by a morning tea with course and topic coordinators|
|Science and Engineering Challenge||22 & 23 July||High School students||
The Science and Engineering Challenge is a nationwide outreach program designed to inspire students to study science and engineering at a senior level.Flinders will host schools on campus for 2 days of the challenge.
|29 July||Science and related discipline teachers|
Held at Adelaide Showgrounds
|7 - 9 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||14 & 15 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.|
|Public lecture series||17 - 21 August||All welcome|
|Parent information evening||10 September||Year 11 & 12 students, parents and caregivers|
|Making waves through science event||16 September||Year 10 students|
|Work experience||14 - 18 September||year 10 students|
|Gifted and Talented Children's Association of South Australia (GTCASA)||30 September||Year 8, 9 and 10 students||The Youth Workshops are an annual workshop for gifted students in years 8, 9 and 10. They run over three days and include a variety of topics to choose from.
All South Australian secondary schools are invited to nominate students for these courses.
|Gifted and Talented Children's Association of South Australia (GTCASA)||1 -2 October||Year 8, 9 and 10 students||
The Youth Workshops are an annual workshop for gifted students in years 8, 9 and 10. They run over three days and include a variety of topics to choose from.
|Teacher professional development event #4||21 October||Science and related discipline teachers|
|Adult entry event||11 November||Mature age sTAFE students and students looking to transfer to Flinders from other institutions||
|The Science Experience||1 - 3 December||Year 9 & 10 students||Each year universities all around Australia offer a 3 day, fun-filled science experience for high school students going onto year 10. The Flinders event includes hands-on activities in biology, robotics, nanotechnology, physics and chemistry|