Design Thinking: A choice of activities Year 7 / Year 8 / Year 9 / Year 10 Information Technology / Medical Technologies / Transport Services Students use design thinking techniques to empathise, define, ideate, prototype and test innovative solutions. Forensic Science – Solve a Case! Year 9 / Year 10 Medical Technologies Solving crime is an important element in our society. Police and other law enforcement agencies now have many technologies at hand in order to solve crime using scientific method and techniques. Genetics and Microarrays Year 10 Medical Technologies Student learn about genetic and epigenetic cancers and conduct a microarray experiment to determine a treatment for the patients. Online – COVID-19 Design Thinking Challenge Year 7 / Year 8 / Year 9 / Year 10 Environmental Monitoring / Information Technology / Medical Technologies / Transport Services KIOSC in Partnership with: Young Change Agents To be involved: contact KIOSC ASAP – email@example.com This is an initiative from Not for Profit Young Change Agents for youth aged 10-21 to identify problems and submit... Read more Online – Forensic Science: Crack the COVID Case Year 9 / Year 10 Information Technology / Medical Technologies Students use the KIOSC Learning Management System (LMS) to solve the Knox International Laboratories for Lifesaving Epidemiological Research (KILLER) crime. Online – Genetics and Micro-arrays Year 9 / Year 10 Medical Technologies Using the KIOSC LMS, students are guided through a range of genetic information and online practicals. Online – STEM Activity: Neuromotor Training with BBC Micro:bit Year 7 / Year 8 / Year 9 / Year 10 Information Technology / Medical Technologies KIOSC's online component of the "Design Thinking: Neuromotor Training with the BBC micro:bit" program. This is a small engaging lesson to learn how to code basic instructions for the Micro:bit. VCE – Biology UNIT 4 : Tools and techniques for manipulating DNA Year 12 Medical Technologies Introduction How do humans impact on biological processes? Students examine the impact of human culture and technological applications on biological processes. They apply their knowledge of the structure and function of the DNA molecule to... Read more VCE – Chemistry UNIT 2: Analytical techniques with water Year 11 Environmental Monitoring / Food and Fibre / Medical Technologies Students analyse a range of organic salts/compounds in water, using various techniques: UV Visible spectroscopy, High Pressure Liquid Chromatography and Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy. VCE – Chemistry UNIT 4: Organic Compounds Year 12 Environmental Monitoring / Medical Technologies This program explores the use chemical instruments used to separate and measure specific properties - GS-MS, HPLC-DAD, FT-IR and NMR.