Beakers, Bots & Build
This program combines a number of challenge-based activities linked to the discipline of engineering.
The practical tasks are designed for Year-9 students and are linked to current classroom learning. Students work in teams and are called upon to problem solve, plan, diagnose, analyse and construct.
Each task is designed to encourage students to pursue further studies in maths and science in preparation for a STEM university pathway.
Challenges are based on chemical processing, robotics and programming, environmental practices and design and engineering.
All challenges have been designed in consultation with professionals working in the resources sector.
- Enhance problem solving, diagnostic and analysing skills.
- Students work with industry professional gaining a real insight to the world of engineering.
- Student work with real work- related problems.
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- Prerequisites: No
- Course Capacity: 50
- Certificate: No