3D printing is a relatively new technology and industry and is also one of the latest technologies to enter schools.
Schools should develop their own maintenance and servicing schedule for all emergency equipment, plant and mechanical fixtures, electrical and electronic devices etc.
Investigating the effect of cell size on diffusion (absorption) rate (speed) is a common investigation carried out by secondary students.
Food testing is routinely carried out in senior biology classes. Students test a variety of food samples for carbohydrates, such as sugar and starch, lipids, proteins and vitamin C.
Updated November 2018
This downloadable document contains quick links to the technical resources that have been developed by Science ASSIST.
Updated July 2018
This downloadable document contains quick links to the technical laboratory questions which have been answered by Science ASSIST.
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and detailed method on how to handle liquid nitrogen (LN2).
When choosing a microscope consideration needs to be given to the application, skill level of staff and students and budget.
This ASSIST information sheet is intended to serve as a general guide when using refrigerators and freezers in the science area.
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and detailed method including photographs for how to perform a chicken wing dissection.