Field Trip to Korek Telecom

On December 21st, 2023, a group of second-grade students from the Department of Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at Tishk International University (TIU) embarked on an exciting field trip to Korek Telecom, a prominent telecommunications company based in Erbil. The students were filled with anticipation and curiosity as they entered the world of communication technology. Under the careful supervision of Mr. Wisam Qader and Mr. Garmyan Fuad, the trip promised to be an educational and eye-opening experience for the young learners.

Upon arrival at Korek Telecom, the students were greeted by friendly staff members who eagerly welcomed them. The company’s modern and vibrant atmosphere instantly caught the attention of the young minds, as they could see the bustling activity of professionals working in various departments. The students were taken on a guided tour, where they witnessed firsthand the intricate systems and equipment involved in the telecommunication industry. From the towering transmission towers to the state-of-the-art communication devices, the students were fascinated by the complex infrastructure that enables seamless connectivity.
During the tour, the students had the opportunity to engage in interactive activities and demonstrations specially designed to enhance their understanding of telecommunication. They were introduced to the fundamentals of mobile networks, internet connectivity, and the role of satellites in communication. The knowledgeable guides patiently answered the students’ questions and encouraged their curiosity, fostering an environment of active learning. The students were even given the chance to experiment with some basic communication tools, leaving them with a sense of empowerment and excitement about the possibilities of technology.
As the field trip drew to a close, the students gathered for a Q&A session with Mr. Wisam Qader and Mr. Garmyan Fuad, who generously shared their insights and experiences in the telecommunication industry. The students listened attentively, eager to absorb every piece of knowledge imparted by the industry professionals. Mr. Wisam Qader and Mr. Garmyan Fuad inspired the students with stories of innovation, problem-solving, and the limitless potential of technology. The trip concluded with a heartfelt thank you from the students, expressing their gratitude for the invaluable experience they had gained.

In summary, the field trip to Korek Telecom provided second-grade students with a memorable and educational experience. It allowed them to explore the world of telecommunication, witnessing firsthand the marvels of modern communication technology. Through interactive activities, demonstrations, and engaging conversations with industry professionals, the students were inspired to embrace the ever-evolving world of technology and its role in shaping our lives. The trip ignited their curiosity, broadened their horizons, and left a lasting impression on their young minds, fostering a passion for learning and innovation.