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Discover the importance of the role of an engineer and explore potential developments in the future of aerospace. Look to the future of aerospace engineering by developing a prototype of a new Mars rover. Work as a team to design, build and test your design. Compete with your classmates to meet the criteria of a design brief and produce the best prototype for the mission.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS3

Ages: 11-14

Subjects: Design & Technology, Maths, Science

Topics: Critical Thinking, Devising, Earth and Space, Problem Solving, Space, Team Building, Rockets

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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