About HKU Taster Junior

Over the years, HKU Taster has stimulated and cultivated numerous students' interest in various academic fields through a mosaic of intriguing workshops and thought-provoking classes. HKU believes that, in order to foster students'interest and passion, early education plays a vital role in their developmental period, hence developed the HKU Taster Junior programme.

HKU Taster Junior programmes are tailored to intellectually curious children and aim to stimulate and develop a strong interest in learning at an early age. Through a series of carefully crafted workshops, together with intellectually stimulating materials, students will have the chance to broaden their horizons and explore their fields of interest. HKU Taster Junior hopes that each student will return home with a fresh enthusiasm and excitement for every opportunity to learn.

Programme Highlights:

1. Team Up

Uncover your potential - Differentiate physical and chemical reactions. Students will perform a simple chemical explosion experiment.

Bouncy Ball DIY - Students will learn about polymers and make their own bouncy ball.

2. Architectural Wonders

Introduction and comparison between various architectural styles. 

Structural strength- A brief introduction on structural engineering, learn about tension and compression force.
Students will then be challenged to build a strong structural model and pass the load test.

Date & Time:
Based on request

Duration:
2 hours

Eligibility:
Primary 4 - Primary 6
*Only kids aged 9 to 11 are eligible*

Medium of Instruction:
Cantonese/English

Programme Fee:
HKD250 per applicant

Registration Method:
Please complete the Application Form and send it to our email: hkutaster@hku.hk or call 3917 5100 for enquiries.
*Only accept applications from schools*

Application Form:
Click here

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