Category Archives: TY2015

TY2015: My week at UCC

Zac O’S-H, Midleton College       I have just finished my week of work experience in the school of Biological, Earth and Environmental sciences at UCC. It was a week that I used to perhaps learn about the courses I might want … Continue reading

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TY2015: Work expbeerience

Lainey Sands, Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál, Blarney. For my work experience I went to the school of BEES as I am interested in marine biology and saw that the course covered it. The course lasted 5 days. Everybody in this … Continue reading

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TY2015: The life of a Bees for a week

Cathal de Faoite, Rockwell College I am one of the students from the transition year course who attended bees Mon- Fri early February. This was an interesting an exciting course that I enjoyed because of brilliant practicals and interesting lectures … Continue reading

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TY2015: A new take on GM Plants

Séamas Bulaeir, Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh ‘Theres nothing you can’t do, when you’re dealing with plant!!!’ I was a student at the BEES Transition Year course in 2015. When I first arrived I had a general idea of Environmental Science. I’ve completed … Continue reading

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TY2015: A week to remember at UCC

Ryan , Midleton CBS I just spent a week in UCC with the TY BEES programme. The School of Bees in UCC covers all aspects of environmental science, From Zoology to Ecology to Geology. The first day we came in, … Continue reading

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TY2015: An exciting week at BEES

Robert Pim, Newtown School Waterford The TY BEES course in UCC has been one of many highlights of my Transition Year. From making new friends, to holding birds and mice, to meeting all the interesting people in the BEES school. … Continue reading

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TY2015: My Week in UCC

Rebecca Moriarty, Mount Mercy College I found my week in the BEES programme in UCC very enjoyable and a great experience. I learned a lot about the different courses in the programme and I now have a greater idea of … Continue reading

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Ty2015: My week in BEES

Alexa Banaghan St. Mary’s Secondary School Nenagh Co. Tipperary My whole week at BEES was a wonderful experience. I came here with a fixed idea that my only interest was in Zoology. Throughout the week my views changed each day. … Continue reading

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TY2015: My week as a scientist

Kate Grealish, Coláiste Iognáid, Galway. My experience began on the first Monday of February. I was staying with my Aunt; and Cork was unfamiliar to me. I had no idea what would be facing me in room G13. I very … Continue reading

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Ty2015: My Time in 2015 BEES Transition Year Work Experience Programme

Adam Hipwell from Midleton C.B.S. Co. Cork From February 2nd to February 6th I attended The BEES (Biological, Environmental and Earth Science) transition year work experience programme in UCC. It has been a great experience and I’ve learned a lot … Continue reading

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