FOCUS DAYS/WEEKS/MONTHS

Sci-Bono hosts a series of annual focus weeks, each designed to highlight opportunities and innovation in critical sectors of the South African economy. The week long expos include exhibitions, workshops, lectures and presentations and are supported by stakeholders from industry, government, research councils and educational institutions.

  • ENQUIRING MINDS PROGRAMME: 1 - 28 FEBRUARY 2017

     

    ENQUIRING MINDS PROGRAMME | GRADE 1 - 3

     

    Become an enquiring mind! This programme themed on “Discovering Science”, will introduce foundation phase learners to fun and engaging science experiments and activities. The programme runs from 01 to 28 February 2017.

     

    For further information and bookings on the Enquiring Minds Programme please contact Siphokazi Ndzamela or Cynthia Sithole on 011-639 8459/91.

     

     

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  • ENGINEERING/CONSTRUCTION FOCUS WEEK:  13 - 17 MARCH 2017

     

    ENGINEERING Focus Week | Grade 10 - 12

     

    The Engineering Focus Week is a showcase of the wide range of careers available in the industry and it provides a platform for learners and educators to interact with industry, higher education institutions and other training providers within the engineering and manufacturing industry. Learners are encouraged to participate in the Engineering Week as there will be many opportunities to interact with real life professionals in the industry, to gain an understanding of how the industry functions and learn about bursary and learnerships opportunities available in the sector.

    Date: 13 – 17 March 2017

    Time: 9h00 – 13h00 daily

    For reservation, please contact Siphokazi Ndzamela or Cynthia Sithole on 011 639 8400 or bookings@sci-bono.co.za

     

     

     

     

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  • Apprentice Doctor: 6 Feb, 7 March and 9 May 2017

     

    APPRENTICE DOCTOR

     

    The Apprentice Doctor is a lecture about the theory and practice of basic techniques in medical examinations. The programme includes hands-on activities on medical examinations. Learners learn and practice various diagnostic techniques. The learners get the opportunity of using real medical instruments during the programme. They learn the techniques that medical professionals such as doctors use to make an accurate diagnosis on their patients. The dates are as follows; 6 Feb, 7 March and 9 May 2017

     

    Apprentice Doctor Premedical Camp:

    Dates: April 9 – April 12, 2015

    For more information, please contact Dorothy on dorothy.koka@sci-bono.co.za

     

     

     

     

  • MATHEMATICS FOCUS WEEK: 24 - 26 APRIL 2017

     

    Mathematics Focus Week |Grade 4 - 12

     

    The mathematics and finance focus week is a programme designed for grade 4 – 12 learners and focuses on all areas of mathematics and finance. The theme for the programme is “playing with numbers outside the classroom”. The main aims of the programme are to stimulate learners’ interest in mathematics and finance and to also develop learners’ knowledge and skills through experimental learning. Some of the activities that learners will be involved in includes, maths in space, probabilities, fractions, measurements, maths in buildings and careers in mathematics and finance.

     

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  • HEALTH SCIENCE WEEK: 15 -19 MAY 2017

     

    Health Science Week |Grade 4 - 12

     

    Health Science Week aims to stimulate learners’ interest in health science careers, for them to live healthy lifestyles and to develop their knowledge and skills through experimental learning. The learners and educators will be involved in a variety of enjoyable and interactive workshops relating to health, hygiene, nutrition, food security and personal safety (e.g. substance abuse, teenage pregnancy and sexual health).

     

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  • NATIONAL SCIENCE WEEK: 29 JULY - 4 AUGUST 2017

     

    National Science Week | Grade 4 - 12

     

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  • ICT FOCUS WEEK: 28 AUGUST - 1 SEPTEMBER 2017

     

    ICT Focus Week | Grade 9 - 12

     

    The ICT Industry Focus Week is a showcase of the wide range of careers available in IT, Media and Advertising and it provides a platform for learners and educators to interact with industry, higher education institutions and other training providers within the industry.

     

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  • SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK: 4 - 8 SEPTEMBER 2017

     

    Sustainable Energy Week | Grade 4 - 12

     

    Sci-Bono Discovery Centre will be hosting its annual Sustainable Energy Focus Week between 4 – 8 September. The purpose of the week is to learn about sustainable energy sources and how science and technology will provide innovative and alternative sources of energy for generations to come. Learners will also get a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet and learn from professionals working in the field who will also provide career advice, requirements and contact details for additional support.

     

    The programme will run daily from 09:00 – 13:00.

     

    For further information contact Akash Dusrath on 011- 639 8460 or akash.dusrath@sci-bono.co.za and for bookings please contact Siphokazi Ndzamela or Cynthia Sithole on 011-639 8459/91 or bookings@sci-bono.co.za

     

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  • transport/MARITIME FOCUS WEEK:  23 - 27 october 2017

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    Transport/MARITIME Focus Week | Grade 4 - 12

     

    Trains, planes, boats and all the technology to go with them will be explored every day in this jam-packed programme. Younger learners will also learn about road safety and the technology to keep you safe on the road. And when you are done learning about everything that goes vroom, there are more than 350 interactive exhibits in the centre to explore.

     

    To make a booking for your school please contact Cynthia Sithole or Siphokazi Ndzamela at 011 639 8400 or bookings@sci-bono.co.za.

     

     

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  • EARLY EXPLORERS MONTH: 1 - 30 NOVEMBER 2017

     

    Early Explorers Month | Grade R - 2

     

    The Early Explorer’s Month is a programme that targets grade R - 2 learners and will take place from

    1 – 30 November 2017. The main aim of the programme is to stimulate learner’s scientific curiosity and knowledge through experimental learning. The theme for the programme is “Learning by Doing”, which emphasizes the importance of play in children development through their involvement in various fun and exciting hands-on activities.

     

    For further information and bookings on the focus weeks / months please contact Siphokazi Ndzamela or Cynthia Sithole on
    011-639 8459/91 or bookings@sci-bono.co.za

     

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Learners are able to interact with professionals and find out first-hand about exciting career opportunities while learning more about bursaries, learnerships and admissions into Higher Education Institutions.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Sci-Bono Discovery Centre does not employ agents to act on its behalf to raise funds for any programmes. If you receive any unsolicited requests regarding donations or fundraising for and on behalf of Sci-Bono please contact us immediately on 011 639 8400.

 

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