Hands On Engineering and IT

 

Introduce your Year 10 students to engineering and technology concepts and issues through our interactive workshops, held on campus.

2018 dates

Hands On workshops are run during Victorian school holidays. The next upcoming workshops will be held:

  • Monday 24 September
  • Tuesday 25 September
  • Wednesday 26 September
  • Thursday 27 September

Example program

This example program is subject to change and is an indication only of what to expect. We aim to include a mix of Engineering and IT workshops.

9.00–9.15am
Welcome

Registration and welcome 

9.15–10.30am
Amazing Race campus tour and Engineering Labs tour
10.30–10.45am
A short break
10.45am–12.30pm
Electronics Workshop or Robotics Workshop
12.30–1.15pm
Lunch
1.15–2.45pm
Engineering without Borders

Sustainable Housing Workshop

2.45–3.00pm
A short break
3.00–4.30pm
App inventor Workshop

Venue

Parkville Campus [view map]

Enquiries and bookings

Parents and students

Please let a teacher at your school know you would like to attend. The teacher will then need to nominate the student to us.

Teachers

Email our Recruitment Coordinator: schoolsengagement-engit@unimelb.edu.au

Student walking in virtual landscape
Group of students with a racing car

Registration

Teachers can select a maximum of two students to attend one of the four available days.

Teachers please note: you should nominate students who have not previously participated in programs from the Melbourne School of Engineering at the University of Melbourne.

Registrations for the September workshops open 28 August.

Photos

View a photo gallery of the April 2018 event

Two students working on a car engine
Group of students working working with a robot