Perkins Profs Academy Open
Year 10 - 12
Academy duration: 10 weeks (1 term), 2 hours per week
Time: Tuesday after school 4:30 - 6:30
Price per student: $350
Applications for Perkins Profs 1.0 Open!
Terms 2 and 4 in 2019: Tuesdays
This specialised program offers STEM education to capable high school students. It provides them with opportunities to explore the career path of medical research.
This program will run for 10 weeks and is offered each term. Students will attend the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research once a week for a 2-hour session after school from 4:30 - 6:30.
Perkins Profs Academy 1.0
Perkins Profs Academy 2.0
Introduction to Medical Research
Students are guided by Perkins dynamic research scientists through the lab techniques and knowledge used to understand medical research. Lab sessions include staining cancer cells, amplifying genes, introduction to bioinformatics, viral outbreak, protein identification and using nanoparticles for drug delivery. This course will finish with a graduation in the final week. Parents will be invited to experience the students' achievements.
The genome and beyond
For students that have completed Perkins Profs 1.0. This course is divided into three modules:
To secure your place please make a payment of $350 to the below account
Harry Perkins Institute
Reference: LW PP Open - students name
Please send a copy of the transaction receipt as proof of payment.
PLEASE NOTE CANCELLATION POLICY: A refund of the registration fee will only be made if the centre is notified one week prior to the booking.