Science Experience

science experience kids

The Science Experience is a 3-day summer program where high school students get to meet other students from all around Victoria and work through a fun, interactive program of activities.

Students will get to experience university life with lectures, laboratory experiments and hands-on experiences run by our top ranking academic staff, all whilst exploring our world-class facilities.

Some of the highlights for our program:

  • Exploring the secrets of the universe through the physics and laser show
  • Using computers to model how infectious diseases spread through the human population
  • Studying fossils and minerals in an introduction to Geology
  • Examining situations in which our eyes (& brains) lie through vision science
  • Investigating the structural design, geometry and strength of bridges
  • Visiting Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute
  • Learning more about the future of robotics
  • Interactive quiz hosted by the Young Scientists of Australia
  • Touring the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

There are only 100 places each year, register early so you don't miss out.

For more information about the 2021 program, please visit The Science Experience.