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So you want to be a scientist?

Monday 18 March: 9:30am - 1:00pm

Mill Lane Lecture Rooms , 8 Mill Lane, CB2 1RW

What does it take to become a scientist? Meet scientists and find out about their jobs, what inspired them and what qualifications they needed. Expect amazing demonstrations and lots of time for questions. For secondary school pupils in years 9 and 10.

9.30 Registration
10.00 Ice Breaker: Hands on Expt
10.20 A different lab every day - Penny, Biochemist
10.40 Science outside a lab - Victoria, Chemist, Regulatory Affairs
11.10 Alternatives to full time University - Adam and Rebecca, Apprentice Students, Medimmune
11.30 Break
11.50 From Chemist to Pilot - Richard, Research Chemist, Pilot
12.10 Personal Brand and how to maximise your impact - Emma, Local education authority
12.30 An insight into becoming a medical doctor - Gemma, GP, HNS
12.50 Questions
1.00 Close

Please note there is no car parking at Mill Lane Lecture Theatre, however, there is space for mini buses/coaches to drop off and collect children.

Booking Information

Telephone number:
01223 766766

Booking required


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Additional Information

Age: 11+, Talk, Arrive on time, Free