Taster Day

Year 11 & 12 Taster Day

The Taroona High School Yr 11/12 Taster Day will give students hands on experience in Marine Science and Renewable Energy supported by UTas experts and Taroona High School teachers. We will be showcasing our two STEM Learning Pods which will be offered at the UTas Sandy Bay Campus. Our Years 11/ 12 program will offer a range of courses to allow students to complete a full 11 or 12 year at with Level 2-3 courses in a STEM related area (Maths, Science, English, Engineering, ICT) whilst supporting shared enrolments with other schools in our region.

Tuesday 15 June, 12:30pm - 3:00pm

University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay

12.30 pm

Arrival and welcome by UTas

1.10 pm

Overview of Learning at Taroona – Gillian Wallace

1.20 pm

Design Thinking Brain Break

1.30 pm

UTas Experts tell their stories (Marine Science and Renewable Energy)

1.55 pm

Hands on experience of your choice in Renewable Energy or Marine Science

2.30 pm


2.45 pm

STEM Opportunities at UTas – Adele Wilson

3.00 pm

Students dismissed

Work with Taroona teachers and UTas experts in Renewable Energy and Marine Science to learn how your Year 11 learning can help save our planet. For more information contact gillian.wallace@education.tas.gov.au