CTS1917

Science Olympics 科學奧林匹克

P5 - S2 Students

17 - 18 Jul 2019: 2pm - 5pm; 19 Jul 2019: 2pm-6pm

HKD 2,700

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Course Objectives
  • Learn about the concepts of basic mechanics and basic electromagnetism

  • Apply the skills learnt to make some DIY toys and to solve a pre-designed problem (e.g. catapult, resolving lantern
    and EM gun)

Course Outline

Session 1: Apply mechanics theories to design a catapult

Session 2: Apply electricity and magnetism theories to DIY some science toys and a simple revolving lantern

 

Session 3: Apply mechanics and E&M theories to design and build a mechanic system consisting of an EM gun

 

Target Participants / Prerequisite
For students completed P5 - S2 who are creative and good at Mathematics and Science.
 

Course Instructor

Mr. Felix TSE

Mr. Tse holds a master degree in Electrical engineering and obtained distinction in Post-Graduate Certificate of Education. He had been an engineer in an internationally listed company in early career and became a teacher for about 30 years afterwards. He has taught in the School of Continuing Studies of CUHK (now CUSCS) for more than 2 years and taught in HK Technical Teacher College (now known as Education University of Hong Kong). Currently, he has established “Science World Limited” and is responsible for academic development and the design of science programs. Science World Limited aims to serve many schools and organizations. Additionally, Mr. Tse has designed and taught science programs (forensic science, food science, renewable energy) for talented children in the Hong Kong Academy of Gifted Education as well as some on-going courses. He had also run and host a radio broadcasted program (26 episodes) about science named as “Science World” broadcasted in RTHK DAB 31.

 

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese with English terms
 
 
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