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:DNA is often described as the most important molecule of life which determines how livings things look like and how they function.  Ever wanted to see this extraordinary molecule? Join us in this lesson to see what DNA looks like in real life without a microscope. At the same time, help us in an interesting case study to determine the baby’s biological parents and solve a major family confusion!
Objectives:1. Learn the structure of DNA and its importance.
2. Conduct a simple DNA extraction from bacteria and plant cells.
3. Learn the basics of blood typing and how DNA determines blood type of individuals.
4. Perform simple karyotyping, blood typing and DNA analysis to solve a case study.
Mode of Delivery:Practical lab session
Target Audience:Secondary 1 to Secondary 2 (Beginner)
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.