Secondary Programs

Work as an analytical chemist in monitoring water quality. Use gravimetric analysis, UV-Vis Spectroscopy and Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (AAS) to analyze water.
Investigate the role of fire in Woowookarung Regional Park. Head out into the field and gather real time data on the impacts of fire and help build the ESRI database using GIS mapping.
Examine the structure and function of enzymes through the example of amylase
Explore how PEM electrolysers and PEM fuel cells work, their current and potential future uses in society while comparing their benefits and costs with other alternative energy sources.
Observing and measuring various hominins, investigating our own human evolution through accurate life size models and skulls.
Take on the challenge to adapt a simple Lego EV3 robot to make it smarter by adding and coding sensors and motors.
Explore the geological history of one of Ballarat's oldest volcanoes and discover changes over time.
What is a turbine and why are they so important to our lives? Students explore the importance of turbines in electricity generation through hands-on challenges in which they are tasked to build a wind turbine, assemble a hydro-electric turbine and investigate how variables can impact performance.
Have a blast in this exciting outreach program! Students will use 21st century problem solving and collaborative skills to design, engineer and launch a water rocket.
Explore rocks and minerals and how they apply to industry and to our daily lives. Identify minerals, go core sampling and find your treasure whilst metal detecting.
This session is a brief introduction into geology.
Earthquakes are devastating natural disasters. Engineers hold an essential job in minimising the impact of earthquakes on people and manmade structures. Are you ready for engineering challenges of a seismic strength?
Try before you buy. Think snapchat - cats ears, long hair, spiders, halloween and so many more filters. This and other apps such as google maps and games such as Pokemon Go use augmented reality. Now it’s your turn to ‘augment’ a 2030 learning community!
Can a car talk to a house? In the future, your car might tell your house that you are five miles away and please turn on the lights and warm up the house. We are connected 24/7. Connected devices and toys can be found in most homes, and have changed how many of us go about our daily lives and how children interact and play.
Earth Ed High Res Logo

Sign up to receive Earth Ed Newsletters

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Earth Ed High Res Logo

Staff login

Enter your email and password

Earth Ed Logo Icon

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.