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Education

  • Unrealised Mdina fortifications

    Stephen Spiteri will give a public lecture entitled Some Unrealised 18th-Century Hospitaller Fortification Projects in Mdina on Wednesday at 6pm at Mdina local council’s main hall. The talk explores various proposals put forward for Mdina’s...

  • Arts faculty to offer tailored BA degree

    The Faculty of Arts will be offering an innovative degree course as from October – the Bachelor of Humanities. The course allows students to create a tailored degree, where they choose study units most suitable to their aims and interests.

  • Growing a successful digital games industry

    Thomas Howalt of Isis Innovation Ltd, Oxford University’s technology transfer company, will deliver a seminar on the theme Make Good Ideas Happen – Growing a Successful Digital Games Industry, on Tuesday from 4 to 6pm at the University’s Takeoff...

  • Promoting theatre’s role in holistic education

    Catching them while they’re young, Manoel Theatre’s Toi Toi programme aims to foster among children a love for the world of theatre and its role in holistic education. “Music has a magical effect on children,” says Rosetta Debattista, the...

  • College holds Health & Safety days for parents

    The first Health and Safety Day for parents and guardians was recently held at St Thomas More College’s Marsaxlokk Primary School. It was organised by the Health and Safety Unit in collaboration with the Malta Red Cross. Parents and relatives of...

  • Participation in Skolasport at record level

    A record 4,200 children took part in the many sports disciplines offered last year by the Malta Sports Council’s Skolasport programme. Over 790 adults and parents also attended sports and fitness-related classes, a marked increase over previous...

  • On The Zone this week

    Video interviews of young people talking about their careers, talents, social life and fashion are being featured on The Zone at www.timesofmalta.com/thezone. Tomorrow a new interview with former Maltese diplomat Kristian Bonnici will be...

  • Vox pops on campus

    University correspondent Lucia Farrugia’s first vox pop for The Zone can be watched on timesofmalta.com/thezone. In an age of instant, electronic communications, The Zone asked students whether young people had any time, or interest for that...

  • Observing Lent

    What does Lent mean to you? Do you think it is a particularly significant period? It is a period of preparation, penance, prayer and alms-giving. I believe it should be an important time of year for Christians as it commemorates the passion of...

  • MEP candidates’ discussion

    Four candidates for the upcoming MEP election who studied European Studies at the University of Malta will take part in a panel discussion on topics related to the EU tomorrow at 5.30pm at the European Documentation Centre of the Institute for...

  • New MA in Mediterranean Studies

    The University’s Faculty of Arts is launching a new taught Master of Arts in Mediterranean Studies. The MA will explore the importance of phenomena such as migration, urbanisation, isolation, connectivity, the human and the physical elements and...

  • Sixth ICT workshop

    The sixth consecutive Workshop in Information and Communication Technology (WICT) will be held at the University’s Valletta campus on the April 2 and 3 by the Faculty of ICT. WICT 2014 will have a special focus on ICT entrepreneurship and ICT...

  • Revisiting ancient wisdom

    The University Junior College is taking part in a Comenius project called Ancient Wisdom – Lessons of Life for the 21st Century. The two-year project brings together students from Malta, Italy, Germany and the UK to research legends from their...

  • Educating children with behaviour difficulties

    A public talk on evidence-based early educational interventions for children experiencing behaviour problems will be given by Prof. Dejana Bouillet from the University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Teacher Education, Croatia. It is organised by the...

  • Mcast graduation ceremonies

    Graduation ceremonies were recently been held at the main campus of the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology for students who successfully completed various courses during the last academic year. A total of 2,755 students completed...

  • Drama academy head trains local teachers and students

    Teachers at the Helen O’Grady Drama Academy recently had the opportunity to train under Alison Mazanec who was in Malta to conduct workshops and to meet and teach some of the students who attend the academy’s weekly development programme. Mazanec...

  • Youths on The Zone this week

    Video interviews of youths talking about their careers, talents, social life and fashion are being featured on The Zone at www.timesofmalta.com/thezone. Tomorrow a new interview with engineer Brandon Harney will be uploaded. Walking up the...

  • Celebrating carnival

    Do you enjoy carnival and why? I enjoy carnival because it fits in nicely as a break in the stretch between Christmas and Easter. It’s also a good excuse to go out and have a good time. Nina Rosner, 20, BA English (Hons). Yes, because it usually...

  • Erasmus+ info sessions

    Two information sessions on the Erasmus+ mobility programme will be held at the University next week. The first session will take place on Tuesday at Sir Temi Zammit Hall and the second will be on Thursday in the KSU Common Room, near the...

  • Short marine biology course

    A short course in marine biology will be offered by the University’s Department of Biology from March 26 to May 25. Lectures will be held on Wednesdays between 6 and 8pm, and two practical sessions will be held on Saturdays from 9am to 1pm. The...

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