Biolab Programs

BOOKINGS

Our bookings are now open for 2017.

First step is to download our Program Guide (purple button above) and decide on a program.

You will then need to submit a Bookings Request Form (downloaded by pressing red or blue buttons above).

For dates and availability please contact us by either phone or email. Please note we have an equity focus in our acceptance of requests and also process booking requests in order of the date we receive them.

OUTREACH PROGRAMS

We have a number of specially designed outreach programs which focus on bringing everything to your schools, we provide wonderful experiences for students and also professional development for staff.

We regularly target various rural regions and are keen to talk to any schools or clusters of schools that would like to have us visit in 2017.

ONSITE PROGRAMS

Schools are able to visit our cutting edge facillity for an excursion. Either full day or half day. We have a number of fantastic laboratories and students are truly immersed in a research class environment to inspire and engage in a number of career pathways.

Biolab programs

Primary level Biology, Chemistry and the Human Body

Come Clean - Primary

The human body is capable of many things and we are constantly pushing it’s limits.

Sport Psychology, Mathematical Analysis

Inner Sanctum

Why are some athletes able to perform under intense pressure, whilst others crumble? The Inner Sanctum program delves into the amazing world of sport psychology

Genetics, Athlete profiling

Coded for Success

Are we coded for success? This program investigates the link between genetics and sporting success.

Anatomy, Physiology, Exercise Science, Statistics

Beat That - Primary

Beat That! introduces student to the human circulatory system and analyses the performance of the heart during exercise.

Acute Effects of Exercise, Physiology, Data Analysis

Skeletal and Muscular Systems, Cells, DNA

What makes Me Tick?!

You are a ticking bioscience time bomb! Your body has millions of chemical reactions going on at once - this program explores the wonders of

Sport Science, Nutrition, Training Principles, Coaching

Meet the Athlete

This unique outreach program uses video conferencing facilities to bring elite athletes into your classroom!

Sport Science, VO2 Max, VCE Biology, VCE PE

Metabolic Madness

A great introduction to gas exchange, athlete testing and basic biochemistry. Metabolic Madness explores the way in which we can monitor the human body's response

Biomechanics, Game and Data Analysis, GPS Athlete Tracking

Eye in the Sky

This technologicaly savvy program immerses students in real time data and game analysis. It also investigates the way in which wearable technology is revolutionising human

Biotechnology, Chemistry, Proteins

Come Clean - Senior

Strap on your safety goggles and labcoats, it’s time to enter Biolab’s Sports Testing Laboratory!

Biotechnology techniques, genetic manipulation, gene doping

The Sprinters Gene

Ready, Set, GO! This program is a unique introduction to the concepts of genetic diversity, analysis and manipulation.

Primary level Anatomy, Physiology, Laboratory Skills

Skin Deep - Primary

What is the largest organ in the human body? A fun filled introduction to your body and the wonders of your skin!

BioCATS

A program that looks at the science and maths of AFL football.

Materials Technology

Athletes are always searching for the edge in their performance. We are seeing a large number of engineers, mathematicians and scientists now working exclusively in

The Winning Edge

A fantastic introduction to university level exercise sciences such as biomechanics, anatomy and physiology. This program is a great preview into exercise, health and medical

Fast and the Curious

Explore how forces affect sporting performance! This hands on experimental adventure is a great way to introduce physics to your students.

Anatomy, Physiology, Exercise Science, Statistics

Beat That - Senior

Beat That - Senior looks at the function of the cardiovascular system during exercise including heart rate training zones and recovery.

Anatomy, Physiology, Laboratory Skills

Skin Deep - Senior

An introduction to the body's largest organ and the role it plays in controlling body temperature!

Spectrophotometry, Standard Curves, Sports Nutrition

Sports Chemistry

Nutrients are paramount to the success of athletes and this program explores the science behind sports nutrition products.