This workshop has proved to be an engaging method to educate students in the need for mining to support our quality of life, how mines operate, the role of engineers in mines and social/environmental considerations behind a mining operation.
Length of workshop: 1 hour
How many students: up to 20 students per session
Year group for students: 7 - 12
The workshop will run students through the MEA Mineral Awareness VR Experience, taking a virtual journey to explore the origins of mineral ingredients required to make a smartphone.
Each student will complete a mobile phone puzzle during the workshop.
- large space
- swivel chairs for each student to be seated on during the workshop
- access to power