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The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with sophiscticated technology. These types prefer mentally stimulating environments and often pay close attention to developments in their chosen field.

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Try Engineering Technology at WIT


Wednesday, January 22, 2020 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Add to My Calendar Wednesday, January 22, 2020 9:30 AM 4:00 PM Europe/London Try Engineering Technology at WIT - Waterford Institute of Technology CareersPortal Event Reminder Ireland CareersPortal info@careersportal.ie


The Department of Engineering Technology at WIT is holding a "Try Engineering Technology" day for senior cycle secondary students.

Students will participate in hands-on practical labs encompassing all four engineering areas: Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, as contained within the Department of Engineering Technology. The day will also have information talks from graduates, employers and students from the Department. Our staff and students will be available to offer advice regarding our courses and what college life is like at WIT. Tour of the campus and laboratories will also be conducted.

The event is primarily aimed at 5th and 6th year Leaving Certificate students. However, TY students are also welcome to attend.

See the booking form HERE.
Note: Booking will open for the "Try Engineering Technology" day in Autumn 2019.

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