Head of Design & Technology

There are some exciting opportunities on the horizon for students interested in Technology or Engineering.

Queensland University of Technology STEM Camp

QUT invites high achieving Year 11 students interesting in STEM to a fully-funded five-day research-intensive camp to engage in solving some of the major challenges facing society today.

Dates:                               30th September to 4th October 2019 (during school holidays)

Location:                          QUT Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane

Cost:                                 STEM camp is free for all participating students. Refer website for further information.

Application Process:        STEM camp applications are now open and close at midnight on Monday, 20th May.

Website:                           https://www.qut.edu.au/study/career-advisers-and-teachers/stem-for-schools/stem-camp 


Source: Queensland University of Technology (2018). VC STEM Camp 2018: Biofabrication Project. [image] Available at: https://research.qut.edu.au/biofabrication/news/2018/10/05/vc-stem-camp-2018-biofabrication-project/ [Accessed 5 May 2019].

The Engineering Link Project Cairns

TELG has partnered with James Cook University, Defence Force Recruiting and Engineers Australia to deliver a two-day, hands-on Engineering experience. Enthusiastic and talented students from Year 10 are encouraged to apply.


Dates:                                22nd and 23rd July 2019

Location:                          James Cook University, Cairns

Cost:                                 Free (Registration costs will be covered by St Mary’s Technology Department)

Application Process:       Complete an application form. Due by Friday 10th May.

Application Form:           https://forms.gle/tVAzfyGufvmyczuw9

For further information contact Mrs Tammy Pickup, HOD Technology tpickup@smcc.qld.edu.au

Tammy Pickup

Head of Design & Technology



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