Özay Günsel University students continue to discover new subjects

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Added On: 04 March 2020, Wednesday, 12:40
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Özay Günsel University students continue to discover new subjects

Özay Günsel Children’s University Winter Semester program continues with educational programs that improve students’ social and cognitive capacities by discovering new study areas and current information.

According to the information given by Özay Günsel Children’s University, in the training workshops prepared for different age groups, students of the World, Sun, Galaxy-Universe groups made educational practices that developed their social skills in the fields of sports, arts and science in the 10th week of the Winter program.

They Made a Print Work…
World group students who started their education with Hasan Binatlı at Near East University Sports Tower with morning sports, attended the workshop “I am drawing and painting” with Dr. Evrim Ergün and Dr. Gökhan Okur at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design. Within the scope of the training, which was programmed to give creativity and self-confidence by giving an artistic and creative perspective to young generations, students illustrated sea creatures using foam cartons. Students who learned the printing techniques had the opportunity to get to know both the materials used and to carry out creative printing work.

They watched the movie with the themes of Friendship, Loyalty, Courage and Family…
World group students later watched the animated movie, “The Hairy Leak”, a comedy family animation. With the movie that tells the adventure of a dog who was separated from their loved ones, who has never expected anything, and who does not put everything he can for his freedom, the students reinforced the themes of friendship, loyalty and courage.

They raised consciousness about child tourism…
Students of the Sun group also studied at the Faculty of Tourism with Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nesrin Bahçelerli and attended the “Child Friendly Tourism” workshop, which is a new trend in the world. The students who learned that the concept of tourism does not only mean pools or animations for children, but that tourism has branches other than a hotel holiday, also gained knowledge on the protection of children’s rights in the tourism and travel industry, and the prevention of violence against children. Within the scope of the workshop, students were also informed about nature tourism, which is important in our country.

They learned the habitats of fishes …
The students of the Sun group later studied at the workshop titled “Is It Easy to Feed an Aquarium at Home?” held the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine with participation of Assist. Prof. Dr. Ayfer Fındık. As part of the workshop, students learned where the fish habitats are outside the sea and what we need to do to build an aquarium in our home.

They raised consciousness about global warming…
Galaxy-Universe group students attended the “Global Warming and Awareness” workshop with the participation of the General Secretary of Özay Günsel Children’s University Duygu Kaptanoğlu Coşkun. The students who watched documentaries about global warming were given information about global warming and its effects. After the training workshop, students were given homework to write the reasons that increase global warming.

How to cope with bullying?
Within the scope of the training program, students of the Galaxy-Universe group who carried out sports activities with Hasan Binatlı at the Near East University Sports Tower, later participated in an awareness workshop carried out with the participation of Psychologist Çağla Akarsel. In this workshop, students learned how to deal with the bullying they face in their age groups.