Geosciences Summer School 2014
For science and mathematics students in yrs 10, 11, 12 with an interest in geosciences
Lectures, practicals and fieldwork covering geology, mapping, rock formations, minerals and energy resources exploration methods and mining engineering.
Applications close Friday 31 October 2014
|Brukunga Mine site tours and information|
|Information about careers in the resources industry|
The Resources and Engineering Skills Alliance (RESA) works with resource companies and education and training providers to address anticipated skills shortages in the resources sector.
Hot Rubble is RESA's one-stop website which will answer questions about a career in the minerals, oil and gas sectors in South Australia.
Contact the Community Education Officer
Education sheets for download, multi-media educational kit, mineral identification lab kit, case studies, geoscientific experiments and numerous publications and maps
Practical, hands-on workshops and lectures on geoscience subjects complement the curriculum areas of 'Society and the Environment' and 'Science and Technology'
Downloadable geological timescale from the start of the Archaean
Available on topics listed in workshops and lectures; other topics can be arranged on request
Work experience for secondary students includes field, laboratory and office components of geoscientific work
Multi-media presentations on a range of topics to community and interest groups or professional associations
Videos on the geosciences, including mineral exploration, uses of minerals, environmental management, careers, groundwater and several others