Teachers in Wales only: Incredible oceans: how to use the oceans as a science topic NW045 / A21

Start date
4 Jul 22
1 Day
Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff CF10 5BW View on Google Map


TEACHERS IN WALES ONLY: A one day, face to face course looking at our incredible oceans and how to use the oceans as a science topic.

Practicals will include:

  • Ocean circulation (density)
  • Fish dissection (anatomy + adaptations)
  • Hagfish hydrogels (material science applications)
  • Bioluminescence (chemical reactions)
  • Seaweed chlorophyll chromatography (chemical reactions)
  • Salt water chemistry (electricity and electrolysis)
  • Oil spill clean-up (rates of reaction)
  • Marine machines (forces)
  • Plastic problems (chemical reactions)

Any enquiries, please email Wales Administrator: joss@techniquest.org

Who is it for?

KS2 Teachers in Wales only

What topics are covered?

Oceans, earth science, science.

How will you learn?

Face to face

How long is this course?

1 day

Who is the course leader?


Teacher outcomes:

  • the knowledge bringing science in to the topic of Oceans
  • confidence in delivering practical Ocean themed activities in the classroom


1 Teachers in Wales only: Incredible oceans: how to use the oceans as a science topic04 July 202209:30-15:30Techniquest

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* Your school or college will receive the bursary on successful completion of the CPD and impact toolkit. Find out more.

Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£25.00
State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£25.00Standard bursary available*£165.00

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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