Welcome to the DNA Learning Laboratory!
Students and public can now engage in unraveling the secrets of life at the DNA Learning Lab at Science Centre Singapore. This facility allows students (primary to pre-university levels) and public to keep pace with the DNA revolution and advances in the life sciences. So come along, learn and enjoy the experience!
Workshop fees indicated are for school bookings only
In addition to the DNA lab programmes offered at Science Centre Singapore, schools can also embark on the Amgen Biotech Experience offered by the DNA lab, in partnership with Amgen. For more information, visit our Amgen Biotech Experience for Beginners, Intermediate or Advanced pages.
- Private school, Overseas school and Corporate group bookings
The listed course fees apply only to local MOE schools. Private schools, Overseas schools and all Corporate groups (including locally based corporate groups) can contact Marketing to place their bookings. Kindly note that an additional charge applies per pax on top of the listed course fees, as well as admission rates.
|Description:||Enzymes are life’s work horses. They help the human body in food digestion, speeds up biochemical reactions and many other important processes. A new enzyme has just arrived in the lab and we need your help to determine its optimum working conditions. Through the use of a simple game and real time experiments, come and learn how certain factors can affect the rate of enzyme reaction.|
|Objectives:||1. Learn about enzymes and their roles in everyday life.|
2. Understand the different conditions that affect enzymatic reactions.
3. Learn micropipetting techniques.
4. Use the spectrophotometer to do a quantitative enzyme assay analysis and understand enzyme kinetics.
|Mode of Delivery:||Practical lab session|
|Target Audience:||Secondary 3 to Pre-U (Intermediate)|
|Group size:||20 minimum, 40 maximum|
|Time:||9.30am or 2.30pm |
|Course Fee:||$13.00 (Admission fee to Science Centre applies to non-member international schools based in Singapore)|