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"Space Junk" - coding and careers in space

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Free S3 & S4 Space Junk Workshop 


STEM Futures at Glasgow Science Centre and the UK Space Agency invite you and your S3 - S4 pupils to attend this FREE STEM Futures workshop in September. 
In this hands-on experience pupils will explore their potential future in Scotland’s space industry. Discover the diverse careers available, from engineers and programmers to mission controllers. Students will code a model satellite’s trajectory through space, navigating physical challenges such as space junk and other satellites along its journey. A career in space may be closer than you think!  


This free educational experience includes: 
A 1-hour, hands-on Space Junk workshop 
Time to explore the Science Galleries at Glasgow Science Centre 
Funding to help with transport costs (£125 per 20 pupils attending, max 60 per day) 
Available every Wednesday to Friday, 11 – 26 September 2024. 
Interested? Be quick, we expect high demand! 
 
Launch your booking enquiry
https://forms.office.com/e/3TegkbgcDR

Contact GLASGOW SCIENCE CENTRE CHARITABLE TRUST to find out more

Offer details

Open date

10th September - 26th September 2024 (1hr)

Location

At our location

Venue location

50 Pacific Quay

Glasgow

Lanarkshire

G51 1EA

Related industries

Engineering and manufacturing

Construction and built environment

Digital technologies

Education

Learning

Experience

Audience

Secondary S1 to S3 (11-14 year old)

Secondary S4 to S6 (14-18 year old)

Educators

Available to

Aberdeen City

Aberdeenshire

Angus

Argyll and Bute

Clackmannanshire

Dumfries & Galloway

Dundee City

East Ayrshire

East Dunbartonshire

East Lothian

East Renfrewshire

Edinburgh (City of)

Eilean Siar

Falkirk

Fife

Glasgow

Highland

Inverclyde

Midlothian

Moray

North Ayrshire

North Lanarkshire

Orkney Islands

Perth & Kinross

Renfrewshire

Scottish Borders

Shetland Islands

South Ayrshire

South Lanarkshire

Stirling

West Dunbartonshire

West Lothian