Engineering Development Trust
Engineering Development Trust
Year 10 &11 Girls Inspire STEM course at University of Edinburgh. This 4 day residential summer school will give students a taster of Engineering. at Engineering Development Trust

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Inspire Girls Course at University of Edinburgh

University event offered by Engineering Development Trust

Event Summary:

Year 10 &11 Girls Inspire STEM course at University of Edinburgh. This 4 day residential summer school will give students a taster of Engineering.

Full Event Details:

Building a Sustainable Shelter

Over the 4 days you will work in teams to design and build a sustainable shelter to be used in a disaster zone. You will receive lectures and sessions on different areas of engineering to help you see how they interlink and can to be incorporated into your project.
You will learn about other aspects across engineering, including sourcing clean water and generating energy in a renewable fashion.
You will also have sessions on research techniques, note-taking and presentation skills.
You will stay in halls of residence and experience life as a student as well as participating in evening social activities and a visit to Edinburgh City Centre.

There is a fee to attend this course but some bursaries are available.

Applications need to be made by students.

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 4 (Students aged 14-16)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)

Duration:

2-4 Days

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Minimum number of students:

1

Institution Profile:

EDT (Engineering Development Trust), offer young people active
learning experiences in STE(A)M related careers, giving them the
opportunity to gain knowledge and exposure that will help them make
decisions about their future.


EDT is a dedicated, nationwide charity with over 30 years of experience.
Our team work with over 1,300 schools and educational institutions to
deliver more than 40,000 STE(A)M experiences each year.


Our summer school university taster programmes allow students to
experience Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subjects at
various universities around the UK to find out more about these exciting
career options.





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