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    Suttie Centre for Teaching & Learning in Healthcare

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Start-up Science Masterclasses for S1 & S2 Students: University of Aberdeen

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Join researchers at the University of Aberdeen for Start-Up Science Masterclasses and conduct fun science experiments with them!

  • 12 November– Interactive Clinical Skills: You will be introduced to Mr K, our simulator, to develop key clinical skills needed by those in the medical profession; from communication and examination to procedural processes.
  • 19 November – Interactive Trauma: Using the latest state-of-the art technology (Sim-Man!) this Masterclass will demonstrate how doctors in training are put through their paces in trauma management.
  • 26 November – Medical Science and Medical Imaging: Medical Sciences can be used in many different ways. this class demonstrates how they can be applied in the discipline of forensic science to identify criminals. You will identify a murderer using evidence found in a mocked-up crime scene.

The RSE is inviting applications for the Autumn Start-up Science Masterclasses. These are run in partnership with, and will take place at the University of Aberdeen. The Masterclasses are intended to give young people who have shown an interest in science and technology the opportunity to broaden their knowledge and experience. The classes promote widening participation and provide the students with a unique insight into academic life and research.

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These classes are completely free but limited places are available, so book in fast! Priority is given to students who can attend all three classes. There is no limit to the number of students who apply from one school; however, places for each class are limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis. Once applications have been received we will correspond with students and parents at their home address. The RSE is Children's Scotland University Learning Destination, and you can collect two credits for attending each masterclass!