Biology at ANU: Practical Classes

The Research School of Biology at ANU offers an array of practical laboratory classes on campus. These include:

  • Parasite Detective
  • Aspects of Human Inheritance
  • Who-dunn-it?
  • DNA forensics and phenotyping
  • Molecular modelling and bioinformatics
  • Stick insect ecology
  • Bioinformatics, stick insect ecology and lab tour
  • Biology speed-dating (combination of short activities)
  • Exercise physiology

The level of practical demonstrations also varies depending on the age group and our scientists will make every effort to link into the National Curriculum where possible.


On campus



Program duration

Range from 45mins – 3 hours

Year group

Years 10 -12

Number of students

100 (flexible)


Weekdays excluding public holidays. Please contact us for availability throughout the rest of the year. At least 1 months’ notice required


No cost

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