Grade – 6th to 9th
|Format/ Schedule||Vacation / Summer|
|2023 Dates||Summer: July 10th – 14th and July 31st – August 4th|
|Times||9.00am – 3.00pm, Monday – Friday (After care to 5pm is available at no extra cost)|
|Eligibility||Intro to Cell Biology is an introductory hands-on program, open to both residential and international students. The program is suited to science enthusiasts at all stages from beginners to experienced biology learners. No prior laboratory experience is required to take this course. Students are required to arrange their own transportation to and from the program.|
|Admission||Eligible students are accepted on a first-come-first-served rolling basis up to 1 week before the course start date. Additional questions? Click here to learn more about our general admissions policy or call us at 310-483-3651.|
During Intro to Cell Biology, students explore the exciting science of cell biology through inquiry-based research experiments involving actual cells and animal tissues. This 5-day program is taught entirely hands-on by PhD research scientists in a professional biotech laboratory.
Intro to Cell Biology provides a practical real-world introduction to the following concepts in cell biology:
1. Basic cell biology principles – what are cells?
The programs fun multidisciplinary curriculum combines science, art, social studies and math to prepare students for success in a broad array of learning environments from school to extracurricular STEM programs. Participants learn essential laboratory techniques working with authentic model systems to gain a competitive edge for science fair research.
The program also promotes confidence, social interaction and interest in the sciences through inspiring mentors and exposure to real-life science.
Join today and ignite your child\'s passion for science!
– Inspiring multidisciplinary curriculum