Wednesday, 26 June 2013

TMAG CSIRO secondary school science Climate Change program

Contact: Anna Hawkes, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
P: 6211 4189 E: tmag.bookings@tmag.tas.gov.au


Location: Hobart
Date of Event: 13-16 August 2013      Closing Date/RSVP: Limited places, book now

Intended Audience: Secondary science

Join CSIRO scientists at TMAG during National Science Week 2013 to investigate aspects of climate change currently being researched in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean.

Students will conduct experiments, make predictions and learn about current technologies in these hands-on workshops.

These sessions will provide a valuable opportunity to gain an important insight into fundamental global issues surrounding climate change. A visit to the Islands to Ice: the great Southern Ocean and Antarctica exhibition is also included in this program.

Suitable for: Years 9-10. If spaces are available, Years 7-8 will be accepted. Programs are directly linked to Year 9 and 10 National Science Curriculum 'Use and influence of science' and 'Nature and development of science'.

Times:
Session 1: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Session 2: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Dates: Tuesday, 13 to Friday, 16 August 2013

Cost: Free

Venue: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Dunn Place, Hobart

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For further information and bookings: email tmag.bookings@tmag.tas.gov.au or phone 6211 4189

Bookings are essential and limited to two sessions per school.