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:||Our DNA is a very long molecule which contains important information for all living things. How is this information decoded to give rise to our various traits? Or, how does a seemingly tiny change in DNA results in significant life-changing impacts? Mysterious isn’t it? Well, join us for this fun-filled lecture demo with games and activities to unravel the DNA code! |
|Objectives:||1. Understand the relationship between cells, chromosomes, DNA, genes and proteins.|
2. Learn about the structure of DNA and its importance.
3. Learn how information in DNA is decoded to give rise to various traits through the process of transcription and translation.
4. Understand more about mutations and how they can affect life.
|Mode of Delivery:||Lecture + Hands-on|
|Target Audience:||Secondary 3 to Secondary 4/5 (Intermediate)|
|Group size:||40 minimum, 80 maximum|
|Time:||9.30am or 2.30pm |
|Course Fee:||$2.00 (Admission fee to Science Centre applies to non-member international schools based in Singapore)|