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: 6,7,10 and 11 December 2018

Best Apply Before: 30 November 2018


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, medical scientist, chemist, 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, 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

Pharmacy: create your own pharmaceutical product

Spatial Science: find your way using remote sensing

Molecular Genetics: solve the crime with genetic techniques

Electrical Engineering: program a robot to complete set tasks