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Spectroscopy in a Suitcase 2015/16

24 Jul
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase

Booking details for popular outreach scheme.

The popular outreach activity, Spectroscopy in a Suitcase (SIAS), will again be available to secondary schools for the 2015/16 school year. Funded by the Royal Society of Chemistry, SIAS is an outreach activity which gives school students the chance to learn about spectroscopy through hands-on experience. As well as covering the principles of spectroscopic techniques, the activities use real-life contexts to demonstrate the applications of the techniques. UCC Chemistry host an SIAS kit and events are delivered by University staff and students, so have a strong emphasis on encouraging school pupils to consider studying chemistry and the career opportunities available. The scheme is free of charge, with no costs involved for interested schools.

UCC Chemistry will commence SIAS visits to schools during December 2015 to May 2016. Interested schools can Book Now using the Royal Society of Chemistry online booking tool.

Full information on all you need to know about SIAS at UCC Chemistry, is available Here.

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