Chemistry Outreach Program

Our outreach activities show students a mixture of new research, fundamental chemical principles and the chemistry of everyday life. We hold these activities on the University of Melbourne campus.

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Please contact Mick Moylan on (03) 8344 6465 or

Our outreach activities

What's in Water? (VCE Unit 2)

Students analyse water samples for common organic contaminants and metal ions using either HPLC, AAS or UV-visible spectroscopy.

This 3-hour workshop is held at the University of Melbourne in June.

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Organic Analysis (VCE Unit 4)

This program will introduce students to the principles and applications of organic chemistry and structural analysis. Students will complete an analysis by collecting and combining data from Mass Spectroscopy, 1H and 13CNMR and IR Spectroscopy.

This 3-hour workshop with run at the University of Melbourne Parkville Campus in June.

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