Faster, Smarter, Stronger

Study day

Fully booked

Tuesday 5 December 2017

10:30-15:30

NEW: Two on-demand sessions available to request between October-December (see below for details).

This full-day session gives students the opportunity to explore the theme of human enhancement in our permanent collections. The morning will focus on enhancement objects in our handling collection and gallery activities in 'Medicine Man' and 'Medicine Now'.

In the afternoon there will be the opportunity to undertake a practical scientific experiment investigating physical and mental enhancement. The session will include an examination of the ethics of human enhancement, as well as warm-up games, discussion and debate.

To book students on to any study day, or to discuss your particular requirements, please contact the Youth Programme team:

E youthprogrammes@wellcomecollection.org

T 020 7611 8250 /8361/ 8659

Booking information

Group size of 20-30 students, accompanied by staff at a ratio of 1:10.

Suitable for students aged 14-19.

We will run two on-demand 'Faster, Smarter, Stronger' sessions during October-December. If you are interested, email youthprogrammes@wellcomecollection.org to suggest three dates in order of preference - with at least four weeks' notice of the earliest.

Please note: booking for our summer term school events programme is currently open only to schools in Greater London. Booking will open for all other schools on Monday 18 September.