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Excursions and Incursions

Excursions and Incursions

Laboratory Tours

Year 11/12 and university student groups are invited to tour our world-class forensic and analytical laboratories. During your visit you will tour either our Forensic, Organic or Inorganic laboratories.  This is an opportunity for students will meet scientists, be immersed in a working laboratory and complete engaging activities that provide an insight into the variety of work undertaken at ChemCentre.

Laboratory Tour Requirements:

Number of students:
15-25

Year level:
Years 11/12 and university groups only.

Subject:
Chemistry

Cost:
Free

Duration:
2 hours


Example Schedule:

Time Activity Notes
20 mins Introduction to ChemCentre Welcome to ChemCentre
Itinerary and Housekeeping
What ChemCentre does and why
45 mins Laboratory Tour – Group 1
Activity/Exercise – Group 2
Forensics, Organic or Inorganic tour
Hands on Activity/Exercise
45 mins Laboratory Tour – Group 2
Activity/Exercise – Group 1
Forensics, Organic or Inorganic tour
Hands on Activity/Exercise
10 mins Wrap-up Q & A and wrap-up

Please note: the ChemCentre outreach program is not curriculum matched, the aim of the program is to provide career insights and context for students looking to pursue further study in chemistry.


ChemDay at ChemCentre

IMG_2314.JPGGroups of Year 8, 9 and 10 students are invited to join us for a day to learn about careers in chemistry, meet and quiz scientists, and complete fun, hands-on activities. This will be an inspiring day where students will develop a greater appreciation of chemistry and its significance in our homes and community.

Number of students:
10-20 

Year level:
Years 8, 9  and 10 only.

Subject:
Chemistry

Cost:
Free

Duration:
1 day: approximate 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Please note: the ChemCentre outreach program is not curriculum matched, the aim of the program is to provide career insights and context for students looking to pursue further study in chemistry

School Incursions

For larger groups ChemCentre chemists can visit your school to give presentations, demonstrations, or conduct workshops.
 





 

Find out more or arrange a visit:

To stay up-to-date with the latest  outreach opportunities follow us on Facebook or twitter!

Alternatively, contact our Communications and Outreach Team

communications@chemcentre.wa.gov.au


Please note: the ChemCentre outreach program is not curriculum-matched, the aim of the program is to provide career insights and context for students looking to pursue further study in Chemistry.

No school incursion or excursion bookings taken for July and August.

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