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Take on the role of an ESA design team developing the next generation of Mars rover. Together, you will explore the parameters of design when developing for space missions. Teams will work closely to a design brief set by industry experts to create their prototype and compete to win the contract for their company.

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Suitable for: KS4, KS5

Ages: 14-16, Post 16

Subjects: Design & Technology, Maths, Science

Topics: Devising, Earth and Space, Materials, Problem Solving, Solar System, Space, Team Building, Robots, Mars Rover

Type: At Venue

Cost: £3 for 20+ students (For smaller groups a flat rate of £60 per workshop)

Dates: Ongoing

SEND: Yes - suitable for students with SEND

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About Aerospace Bristol.

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Take your school group on an exciting journey through time at Aerospace Bristol. Discover the fascinating role that Bristol played in the history of aviation and explore the stories of the remarkable people behind Bristol’s aerospace achievements.

A visit to Aerospace Bristol enables students to discover science in action through amazing exhibits, fun interactives and inspiring curriculum-linked education sessions.

Choose from our varied programme of fun, enquiry-based workshops, all designed spark your students’ interest in investigative science and support their learning back at school.

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