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Year 11 & 12 Focus on Mining Camp 2018

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Commence at WA School of Mines, Curtin University

Kent St

Bentley, WA 6102

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Do you want to feel the rumble of dump trucks and a distant explosion, inspect an operational mine site, rub shoulders with industry professionals and learn about the role of science and mathematics in the mining industry?

If this sounds like the adventure you are looking for, then come and join us for five days as we experience what the mining industry in WA is really like on a Focus on Mining camp! During the camp, students will tour operational mine sites in perth and south west area, participate in hands-on workshops on campus, and meet lecturers, students and mining industry leaders.

When: 26th - 30th November 2018

Where: Commencing at WA School of Mines, Curtin University, Bentley

Cost: Free

Who: Year 11 and 12 students from WA schools who are considering studying mining-related courses at university, and are interested in working in the mining industry.

Note:

  • Previous site visits have included Talison Lithium, BHP Worsley Alumina, Newmont Boddington Gold, Bunbury Port, The CUT simulated underground mine and Curtin University Bentley campus.
  • This Camp is only open to individual bookings
  • Participants of the program must commit to, attend and complete all aspects of the program, which include:
    • Full camp attendance - 5 days of exploring Mining Engineering and Sciences in WA
    • On-camp video report
    • Post Camp review evening
  • Program places are limited.
  • No personal details will be shared with any other organisation.
  • Selection decisions are final.


Applications close 11:30pm, Sunday 30th September 2018

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact:

Curtin STEM Outreach

Email: STEMOutreach@curtin.edu.au

Phone: 08 9266 9170

https://scieng.curtin.edu.au/about-us/outreach/


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