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Headstart programme in Engineering

Working with EESW, UWTSD will host this actioned packed event during which students will have the opportunity to try a wide range of hands-on taster sessions and work on a real-world project to formulate a solution.

Activity Type: Residential/workshop

Audience: Post-16

Duration: 1 week

Cost: Free for Y12 students living and studying in Wales

Link: Headstart Cymru Online Courses

CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives, Enterprising, creative contributors, ready to play a full part in life and work

CFW Area of Learning: Science and Technology

Enterprising Engineers

Live industrial projects focussing on entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial skills awareness within engineering.

Activity Type: Extra-curricular

Audience: Post-16

Duration: 12 weeks

Contact email: gregory.owen@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives, Enterprising, creative contributors, ready to play a full part in life and work

CFW Area of Learning: Science and Technology

Enterprising Engineers

Live industrial projects focussing on entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial skills awareness within engineering.

Activity Type: Taster event

Audience: Post-16

Duration: 1 hour

Contact email: gregory.owen@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Science and Technology

2D/3D Shapes and Engineering

Using Plus kits pupils will be set a series of challenges to build a series of 2D/3D shapes, exploring skills and attributes that engineers need.

Activity Type: Workshop

Audience: KS2

Duration: 2 hours

Avilable in Welsh: Yes

Contact email: reaching.wider@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Science and Technology