This short residential school provides the opportunity for laboratory-based practical work, helping to build confidence in practical science techniques including recording, reporting and interpreting data.
Venue: The Open University Campus, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA
Residential school dates:
Wednesday 8th July 2020 to Friday 10th July 2020
Wednesday 15th July 2020 to Friday 17th July 2020
Tuition Fee: £195
You will need to book and pay for your own accommodation, travel and food associated with the residential school. These additional costs cannot be covered with a Tuition Fee Loan.
Kents Hill Park. http://www.kentshillpark.com/ (a short walk from the Open University campus) offers a discounted rate for OU students on SS001.
*Price correct as of January 2020, subject to change
IMPORTANT You will need to book with Kents Hill Park direct (Tel no 01908 358040 and quote OU Laboratory Skills for Science, ref: Open University for 8th July and ref: Open University for 15th July to ensure you get the discounted rate). A limited number of rooms have been held. Card details will need to be given when making your reservation in order to secure the accommodation, payment will be due on arrival. You can cancel your booking up to 2pm on the day of arrival.
If you book alternative accommodation please be aware of transportation requirements as the campus is several miles from the centre of Milton Keynes.
There are two activities at the residential school. Activity A: the determination of water hardness and radioactivity; Activity B: analysing our environment.
In Activity A you will:
In Activity B you will:
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