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2017 ConocoPhillips Science Experience

The Science Experience Curtin

The 2017 ConocoPhillips Science Experience with Engineering at Curtin University

December 7, 8, 11 & 12 2017

Are you grade 9 this year?

Do you want to get a taste of ‘real life’ science and engineering?

Do you want to have fun and meet new friends?

If yes, then this program is for you! In just 4 days you can get a taste of what it is really like to be a physicist, microbiologist, biochemist, geologist, engineer and more!

What is the Science Experience with Engineering?

This is your chance to get hands on experience with some of the many disciplines of science and engineering, talk to professionals and to discover their passion with a fun and controlled environment.

Enjoy participating in a range of workshops, laboratories and secret activities. All while making friends with new, like-minded people.

Finally cap off the four days with the Science Extravaganza Show that your family can attend too!

Event Details 
Who:Students in grade 9 during 2017.
When: 7,8, 11 & 12 December 2017. All day.
Where: Curtin University, Bentley
Cost:$200 for 4 days; Meals and accommodation are not provided. Funding is available from your local Rotary Club.
Applications: Due November 30, packages can be downloaded from the Science Experience website.
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Your 4-day program

The below is an example program, outlining some of the kinds of activities you’ll get to participate in at the Science Experience with Engineering:

Day 1

  • Welcome and introductions
  • Laboratory medicine activities
  • Math and statistic simulations
  • Parasitology laboratory

Day 2

  • Chemical engineering workshop
  • Computer coding workshop
  • Secret activity
  • Guest speaker

Day 3

  • Guest speaker
  • Spatial science activity
  • Chemistry laboratory
  • Secret activity

Day 4

  • Agriculture workshop
  • Mechanical engineering activity
  • Mining laboratory
  • Science Extravaganza Show
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