Otago Polytechnic

Camp schedule


DAY ONE: Monday 28 January

Choose three taster sessions to take part in.


10.00am – 11.45am

Registration and accommodation orientation

12.00pm

Mihi whakatau – welcome and overview

12.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm – 5.30pm

Taster sessions
Choose three. These will help you decide which workshop you want to attend on Day Two.

1. Fashion

2. Product

3. Culinary Arts

4. Engineering

5. Leadership for Change

6. Sport and Exercise

 

6.00pm – 6.30pm

Dinner

7.00pm – 9.00pm

Evening activity

 

DAY TWO: Tuesday 29 January

Choose a workshop and take part in a project-based activity.


8.00am

Breakfast

9.30am

Intensive workshop 
Select one. You will complete a hands-on challenge and see for yourself what that career is like and find out what it's like to study.

1. T-Shirt Challenge (FASHION)

2. Laser Cutter Challenge (PRODUCT)

3. Creative Lunch Challenge (CULINARY ARTS)

4. Structure and Destruction Challenge (ENGINEERING)

5. Change Jam Challenge (LEADERSHIP FOR CHANGE)

6. Exercise and Event Challenge (SPORT, EXERCISE AND HEALTH)

 

12.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm

Intensive workshop continued

4.30pm – 5.00pm

Activities end

5.00pm – 6.00pm

Free time

6.00pm – 6.30pm

Dinner

7.00pm – 9.00pm

Evening activity

 

DAY THREE: Wednesday 30 January

Find out 'Where to from here'.  


8.00am

Breakfast

9.30am

Where to from here – Meet current Otago Polytechnic students. Take a tour of the campus. Ask about your career options. Get help to enrol for a programme and apply for student loan or allowance. Find out about the support services we provide when you study with us.

12.30pm

Lunch

1.30pm

Camp ends

2.30pm

Students depart the campus