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iWish Event for TY Students

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TY Girls: Sign up for a unique STEM experience at CSNDiscover a world of possibilities with I Wish@Cork FET

Free of Charge. Limited Places. Free daily bus service to and  from the City hall 

Sign up for a unique opportunity to enjoy our innovative science, technology, engineering or maths courses for a week in January.   (23rd – 27th)

FET CORK staff and students welcome you to enter into a virtual, technological, scientific world, where anything is possible!

Every 21st century student should have the chance to learn how to make an app, or how the internet works. Coding has never been easier with Swift Playgrounds. Using Swift Hour of Code, students can learn the key functions of app creation and computer programming and through the various levels and challenges everyone can code. 

STEM at your fingertips at each college/ training centre.  Explore creativity in the labs, work spaces and through hands on experience. 

An introduction to Life Sciences Career Paths, Tour of Mimic Life Sciences Manufacturing facility and some practical activities around Cleanroom Operations.

Sign up to enjoy the wonders of science through our lab work.  Experiment, observe, question and repeat!  What you can unfold when you investigate information technology? 

Lots of your career questions will be answered during this week of exploration and discovery. 

Complimentary bus service will leave Cork City Hall daily at 8.45am and return for 4.00pm, Wed 13:30 finish & Fri @14:00. Lunches provided.

Venues

  • CSN College
  • Cork College of Commerce
  • Cork Training Centre
  • St. John's Central College

For more information about STEM and I WISH (Inspiring Women in STEM), please visit www.iwish.ie 

Book today: email v.macsweeney@csn.ie or complete this form

We are looking forward to meeting you!

Schedule

Monday 23rd January: CSN, Tramore Road – bus from City hall to leave at 9:00 and return to the City Hall for 16:00

Contact Person: Yvonne Crowley

Make Science Real (with hands-on activities).

  • Know your tongue--Are you a super taster?
  • How good is your hand washing?
  • Food Labels-learn what they mean
  • What’s really the problem with sugary drinks?
  • Bacteria: Bad or Good
  • Fireworks

Tuesday 24th January: CSN, Tramore Road – bus from City hall to leave at 9:00 and return to city Hall for 16:00

Contact Person: Andrea Halpin

Experience Digital Media

  • Create a 3D Model of your own head
  • Green screen technology

Wednesday 25th January: Cork Training Centre Ringaskiddy – bus from City hall to leave at 9:00 and return to city Hall for 13:30

Contact Person: Valerie Cowman

Life Sciences

  • An introduction to Life Sciences Career Paths
  • Tour of mimic Life Sciences Manufacturing facility
  • Practical activities around Cleanroom operations.

Thursday 24th January: Cork College of Commerce Morrison’s Island

Contact Person: Ann Fanning

Science, Coding, Nursing, Psychology

  • Coding Class
  • Science lesson by Montessori teacher
  • Computers class
  • Science of Skin
  • Nursing: Bloods, Blood pressure/ temperature in the practical nursing room
  • Introduction to Psychology  

Friday 25th January 2017: St.John’s Central College

Contact Person: Redmond Jennings

Make an App

Every 21st century student should have the chance to learn how to make an app, or how the internet works. Coding has never been easier with Swift Playgrounds. Using Swift Hour of Code, students can learn the key functions of app creation and computer programming and through the

DAY

VENUE

LOCATION

Monday

CSN

Tramore Road

Tuesday

CSN

Tramore Road

Wednesday

Cork Training Centre

Ringaskiddy Campus

Thursday

Cork College of Commerce

Morrison’s Island

Friday

St. John's Central College

Sawmill St