Women in Engineering Taster Day
This taster day aims to encourage and motivate girls to become future engineers in diverse and exciting areas such as Biochemical, Chemical, Civil & Environmental, Electronic & Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Science, and Medical Physics & Bioengineering.
The course programme includes a series of inspiring lectures by successful women from different sectors such as industry, academia, governmental and non-governmental sectors. In addition participants will have the opportunity to meet previous and current students and engage in practical activities and tours offered by the host engineering departments
PLEASE NOTE: After you have submitted your application, we will email you within 5 working days to ask you to write in 150 words, why you are interested in studying this subject. Students will be selected for this course based on their answers. Once we have received your 150 words, we will let you know as soon as possible whether or not your application has been successful.
Course Date: 04 Jul 2016
Duration: One day (9.30am - 4pm)
Subject area/s: Bioengineering,Computer Science,Engineering,Engineering (All),Engineering (Biochemical),Engineering (Chemical),Engineering (Civil),Engineering (Electrical),Engineering (Electronic),Engineering (Environmental),Engineering (Mechanical),Engineering (women in),Medical Physics
• The course is offered only for Year 12 school girls with an inquisitive mind and interest in engineering and studying STEM subjects i.e. physics, maths, further maths, chemistry and biology.
• Each student will have the opportunity to visit three departments. The registration for the departmental activities will be done on arrival at the registration desk on a first come, first served basis.
• Students should come wearing stout footwear (NOT open shoes) on the day to comply with UCL’s departmental safety regulations.