Power of Engineering will produce 5 one-day signature Power of Engineering events in West Melbourne in 2019 for year 9 and 10 high school students and their teachers. Each event will provide practical and creative experiences for over 100 students to learn about the opportunities a career in Engineering can offer.
The events aim to change students' perceptions of engineering through hands-on activities and site tours, and particularly focuses on female, regional, and Indigenous students to increase their participation in the industry. Events include a variety of engaging hands on workshops, industry experiences or site tours and presentations from inspiring and passionate engineers. At each event impact will be measured and understood through survey feedback.
- 5 events in West Melbourne
- 500+ students engaged
- 50+ volunteers run the events and gain leadership, communication and project management skills
About Power of Engineering
Power of Engineering brings together universities, the engineering industry, and schools to provide practical and creative experiences for young people to better understand engineering and how it impacts our world.
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