aim of the Science Winter Week is to expose Grade 11 learners to degree
programmes and career options in the natural sciences. The Faculty offers
programmes in the fields of microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry, to earth
sciences, mathematics, physiological sciences, applied mathematics, computer
science, physics and botany and zoology.
are often not aware of the many opportunities available in the natural sciences
context. They, and their parents, are mostly only familiar with careers in
engineering, medicine, law and education. In the meantime, there are a range of
study fields and career options in the biological, mathematical and physical
sciences,” says Mariétta van den Worm, Director of Faculty Management at SU’s
Faculty of Science.
the Science Winter Week, learners will have the opportunity to engage directly
with lecturers and postgraduate students in these fields. From 13 to 15 July,
learners can join an MSTeams meeting every day from 11:00-13:00 for an
interactive session, free of charge.
sorry not to be able to host the learners on our beautiful campus for the
week,” says Maambele Khosa, recruitment officer for the Faculty of Science and
also a BSc-graduate. “But on the other hand going online with the event means
we are able to reach out to learners from all over South Africa,” she adds.
here to register for the 2021 Science Winter Week at Stellenbosch
University’s Faculty of Science, from 13 to 15 July 2021 or contact Maambele
Khosa at firstname.lastname@example.org for more