All the events for Transition Year for 2015 – 2016:
Ty Calender of Events 2015/16
Film Studies Module. Every Friday from 9.00 – 10.20.
4A September 4th –October 16th. (7 weeks)
4B. October 23rd – January 8th. (7Weeks)
4C January 15th – March 11th (7weeks)
4D April 8th – May 27th (8 weeks)
Chinese Language and Culture (Optional) – one class per week, every Wednesday 1.30-2.30.
Oysterhaven Outdoor Activity Centre – Sept 15th (Tue)
Gaeltacht Sept/Oct (date to be decided)
Road Safety – Rochestown Park Hotel (Date to be confirmed)
Seminar on Positive Mental Health- Friday, October 2nd .
Work experience. (2 weeks) – Nov 9th – Nov 20th.
The Harmony Programme(Prevention of drug and Alcohol misuse) – Nov 30th, Dec 1st, Dec 7th Dec 8th
(Peter Crann) Itchy Feet (Drumming percussion) – January 11th & 12th
First Aid – February 22nd –Friday 26th
Axa Road Safety, Rochestown Park Hotel – February 23rd
Mindfulness Programme for young people – Thursday 3rd and 4th of March
Road safety/driving test preparation/car maintenance – March 7th, 8th, 10th and 11th.
Exploring technology week in CIT (10 students only)- 4th Of April
Eagle’s Flight ‘Gold of the Desert Kings’ Experiential learning programme for TY students: Students are placed in circumstances with limited time and resources and must rely on their team to achieve their goals. Develops brainstorming, team-building, organisational and communication skills- April 7th & 8th
Soar early intervention-preventative wellness workshop. – April 11th and 12th.
Other activities involving Transition Year students throughout the year.
- Music Production workshop- once a month for interested students
- President’s award.
- Geography fieldtrips
- Seachtain na gaeilge
- Guest speakers- vocational guidance, Community Garda etc
- ‘Prep for Med School’ Day at UCC
- Munster Computer Programming Training UCC
- European student Parliament CIT
- TYPE Programme TCD
- School of Psychology UCC Ty Programme
- STEPS Engineering your future CIT