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Students will discover the world of priceless artwork and artists such as Van Gogh, Vermeer and Picasso through qualitative and quantitative chemistry, students will determine the authenticity of the artwork from different eras through paint pigment analysis.

Onsite

Students will engage in experiments including colorimetry and volumetric analysis in order to determine the authenticity of supposed precious artworks.

Outreach Module

Students will gain an understanding of the applications of analytical chemistry through a scenario-based investigation. The module consists of a student workbook to be undertaken across three-days accompanied by a teacher resource book with solutions to problems.

This outreach module is designed to be delivered by the classroom teacher at school, it does not require an onsite visit.

To access this outreach, teachers will need to register their class via the following link and will receive the accompanying resources:

Audience
  • Student learning
Learning Areas
Year Levels
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Delivery
On-site
Has Teacher Resources?
No
On-site Duration
1 day
Capacity
22
Time
  • Arrival: 9:45am
  • Finish: 2:15pm
Cost