Mission to Antarctica

Start/End 29 Sep 2020 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Duration 6 hours Location Christchurch - City campus

$50 (ex GST), hardship grants available


Join this exciting holiday workshop and discover strategies to explore and protect Antarctica. You’ll use physics, technology, engineering and computer aided design to build habitats that can withstand extreme environments.

You’ll also learn about Antarctic marine life and animals  and meet expert engineers and scientists in the field of Antarctic studies, telecommunications, civil environmental, geology and biology. You will also find out about degree and diploma study options at Ara in engineering and applied science.

This offering is for year 9 and 10 students only.

Please note this event runs for 2 days, on September 29 and September 30.

This is an Experience Ara offering. At Experience Ara you'll get a feel for tertiary-level study with hands-on junior and senior tasters, information sessions, and holiday workshops or earn some extra credits with our assessed STAR courses in a wide range of subjects. To see our full range of offerings or to register for a place, visit Experience Ara.

For more information

Email: engagement@ara.ac.nz

Phone: 03 940 8586