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:||An outbreak has occurred and patients have been sent to the hospital with nausea and diarrhoea. Join us as we take on the role of an epidemiologist to identify the cause of the outbreak and the source. Can we stop the spread of the outbreak?|
|Objectives:||1. Understand what outbreaks are.|
2. Learn the basic steps taken to investigate a case of food poisoning outbreak.
3. Understand the possible causes of food poisoning outbreaks and how to prevent them through proper hygiene.
4. Learn micropipetting techniques.
5. Learn the basic technique of culturing bacteria.
6. Identify the basic shapes of bacteria.
|Mode of Delivery:||Practical lab session|
|Target Audience:||Primary 5 & Primary 6 |
|Group size:||20 minimum, 40 maximum|
|Time:||9.30am or 2.30pm |
|Course Fee:||$7.00 (Admission fee to Science Centre applies to non-member international schools based in Singapore) |