When & Where
We run programs across Australia. Please select your state below to see programs in your area.
Curtin University , Perth focused on year 9 students
Program Dates: 7,8,11 and 12 December 2017
Best Apply Before: 30 November 2017
Science is a quest for knowledge that leads us on a journey of experimentation, observation and discovery. Engineering is often the application of these scientific discoveries. By pursuing a career in the sciences and engineering doors of opportunities will open up to you that you never before knew existed. You may get to visit unique locations, witness weird phenomena, build structures of titanic scale or even create a new species.
However, with all this potential & choice, where do you start? Curtin University offering you the opportunity to become a physicist, microbiologist, biochemist, geologist and an engineer, just to name a few, all within four days.
Curtin University have been running The Science Experience with Engineering program for over 20 years. It is designed to allow aspiring scientists & engineers to get hands on experience with some of the many disciplines of science, talk to professionals and to discover their passion within a fun and controlled environment. Enjoy participating in “secret activities” and make friends with like-minded people.
The Science Experience with Engineering at Curtin University is a four day hands-on workshop which has previously covered such disciplines as:
Physics: construct your own electric motor
Data Science & Coding: program robots for missions based on real life problems
Engineering: deliver sustainable drinking water
Geology & Geophysics: manage your own oil company
Parasitology: diagnose with genetic techniques
Spatial Science: remote sensing of the world
Medical Science: use common tests to study blood and tissues
<>-Forensic Chemistry: analyse the evidenceetitions and more.
* Please note that Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn program occurs during the school term.