Discover Materials: Teachers Workshop

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School of Metallurgy and Materials

University of Birmingham

Birmingham

B15 2TT

United Kingdom

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Aimed at GCSE and A-level science teachers, this free workshop will highlight opportunities available to your students when choosing a career in the field of Materials Science and Engineering, and provide you with simple hands-on activities and lesson plans that you can easily bring back to your classroom in order to inspire your students. The workshop will be delivered by academics from the University of Birmingham, University of Cambridge, Imperial College London, Loughborough University, University of Manchester, University of Oxford, Queen Mary University of London, The University of Sheffield, and Swansea University. Lunch and coffee will be provided to attendees. Please register early as places are limited.

Programme:
1:00pm - Registration, lunch and networking
2:00pm - Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering
2:20pm - Hands-on activity 1
2:50pm - Hands-on activity 2
3:20pm - Coffee
3:50pm - Hands-on activity 3
4:20pm - Where can Materials Science and Engineering take your students?
4:40pm - Q&A
5:00pm - End of day

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School of Metallurgy and Materials

University of Birmingham

Birmingham

B15 2TT

United Kingdom

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