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!
There is more information for High School Staff who wish to run activities on or off campus.
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|Activity||Date||Who should attend?||Description|
|No scheduled events for January|
|Faculty Orientation Sessions||25 - 26 February||Commencing Science and Engineering students||Important information sessions for new 'Science and Engineering' students.|
|Parent Information Evening||TBA||Families with students in years 10,11 and 12.||This evening session is designed to help parents and families support their high school student in getting the most out of maths and science at school.|
|South Australian Science Teachers Association (SASTA) Annual Conference||15 - 16 April||South Australian science teachers|
Flinders sponsors this key event for South Australian science teachers.
Two cutting edge Flinders presenters will address the conference.
|Mathematical Association of South Australian (MASA) Annual Conference||23 - 24 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||18 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.|
|No scheduled events for May|
|Teacher Professional Development Event||18 June||High school Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Geography teachers||Each year the Faculty of Science and Engineering hosts professional development activities for teachers and school staff.|
|Inspiring Women in Engineering and IT||25 June||Year 10,11 & 12 Female high school students||A day of activities to inspire young women to pursue a career in the disciplines of engineering, information technology and mathematics.|
|Chemical Murder Mystery||26 June||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.|
|Chemical Murder Mystery||2 and 4 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.|
|Faculty Orientation Session ||23 July ||Commencing Science and Engineering students ||Important welcome session for new Science and Engineering students |
|Science and Engineering Challenge||25 - 26 July||High School students||A fun hands-on school science competition held each year at various locations around Australia. Flinders will host schools on campus for 2 days of the challenge.|
|Science Alive!||9 - 11 Aug||High School students (Friday)||A community event that aims to promote the wonder and excitement of science through amazing science shows and a huge range of hands-on activities. Come and visit us at the Flinders booth.|
|Open Day||16 - 17 Aug||All welcome||For 2 days our campus life is on display. Staff and students are available to discuss courses, careers and student support. Watch out for Science and Engineering tours and presentations!|
|Parent Information Evening||10 Sept||Families with students in years 11 & 12||The session is designed to help parents and families support their high school students in their end of year exams and to gain a clear understanding of how the university application and selection process works.|
|Parent Information Lunch||11 Sept||Families with students in years 11 & 12||The session is designed to help parents and families support their high school students in their end of year exams and to gain a clear understanding of how the unversity application and selection process works.|
|No scheduled events for October|
|No scheduled events for November |
|The Science Experience||TBA||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|