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:||A crime has occurred and they have narrowed it down to a suspect. With the suspect behind bars, the community believed that all was now peaceful in their town. However, a similar crime has occurred again leaving behind a similar type of evidence. Could the crime have been done by a syndicate or did the police arrest the wrong person? Based on a true story, join us as we take on the role of forensic investigators to solve the case using various forensic tools.|
|Objectives:||1. Learn about different types of forensic techniques used.|
2. Learn about the structure of DNA and its importance.
3. Learn micropipetting techniques.
4. Understand how DNA is analysed through a technique known as agarose gel electrophoresis.
5. Learn how to interpret DNA analysis results and identify the possible criminal.
|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) |