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Discovering DNA - Biology Masterclass

Mon 04 July 2016

09:30 - 15:30

partner University of Reading, suitable Year 12, type Subject Taster

partner University of Reading, suitable Year 12, type Subject Taster

University of Reading, Whiteknights campus

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The Biology Masterclass is a free event and suitable for Year 12 students studying A-level Biology or Human Biology who are interested in finding out more about Biology at university.

During the Biology Masterclass students will undertake a practical laboratory session to amplify a fragment of DNA using the technique of Polymerase Chain Reaction. The day-long event will guide participants through the practical stages of extracting and amplifying DNA. Students will gain experience of undertaking extended experiments in a laboratory environment and will develop the practical skills required for biological lab work.

Individuals please complete and return the form below

Taster session application form and travel bursary

Applications can be scanned and emailed to outreach@reading.ac.uk or send to Student Recruitment & Outreach, University of Reading, Miller Building 103, Reading, RG6 6AB.

Deadline for applications: Friday 24 June