Science Centre Singapore, KidsSTOP™ and Omni-Theatre are closed on 1 July and 5 August 2019.

Please note that The Dino Show will be replaced by Science On a Sphere® show on 17 June 2019 (Monday) at 4 pm. The Science On a Sphere® is located at Earth, Our Untamed Planet, Hall B.

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
Duration:2 hours
Time:9.30am or 2.30pm
Course Fee:$7.00 (Admission fee to Science Centre applies to non-member international schools based in Singapore) 

How to book 2019 programmes


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 Corporate Sales 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.