The AONTAS Adult Learners' Festival will run for the third time from February 2nd to February 6th 2009.

The AONTAS Adult Learners Festival The Institute of Technology, Tralee is proud to host a series of events to mark the AONTAS lifelong learning national festival.  The Adult Learners' Festival gives you the opportunity to explore what learning options are available at the Institute.

According to AONTAS Director Berni Brady, 'The Festival is about celebrating the achievements of thousands of people around the country who decide to go back to education and learning, but also the organisations that support them. Investment in adult learning is a building block in the future success of our economy. Investment in adult learning now will mean a better future for people and their children.'

Schedule of Events includes

Monday, 2nd February
A Mature Student exam workshop will be held in the Business and IT Building, North Campus Room S110 from 1-2pm.

Tuesday, 3rd February
'Welcome Back' lunch in the Hotel, Catering and Tourism Restaurant 1.00pm-2.30pm.
To book a place at the lunch please contact the Societies Officer, Laura Gibney
 
Wednesday, 4th February
Coffee morning will be held in the North Campus. Further details to be confirmed.
 
Thursday, 5th February
Learning Tree situated in the Library for mature students to share their thoughts on their experience to date as Adult Learners. 

Friday, 6th February
Learning Tree situated in the Library for mature students to share their thoughts on their experience to date as Adult Learners. 

Courses Commencing Jan/Feb '09 BSc Honours Degree in Nursing, also Minor Awards in the areas of Business and Management, Information Technology and Health & Social Care, full details on www.ittralee.ie 29th January/February '09

All are welcome to attend.

For further information contact

Emma Foley, Access Office 066-7191709 Email: Emma.Foley@staff.ittralee.ie;
or
Laura Gibney, Societies Officer Phone: 066 7191782 Email: societiesofficer@ittralee.ie

website: http://www.adultlearnersfestival.com/