Education & Schools

We specialise in accomodating Primary and Secondary School visits to the STAR Centre. We are able to cater for groups of up to 40 students for half day or full day sessions. We have developed a complete learning package which encompasses Space Science, The Planets, Computer Assisted Learning, Living in Space, Space Travel, Robotics, Prototyping and Manufacture and a Space Walk!

Sessions can be tailored to meet national curriculum requirements as activities can be made to match curriculum criteria. Why not learn The Earth, Sun and Moon with us using cutting edge hardware?

Our unique learning centre comprises of several zones:

  • A Mission Control with 20 computers
  • A Briefing Room with 3D widescreen digital video projection and surround sound
  • A Fabrication Laboratory with a 3D Printer, Laser Cutter, Milling Machine and Lathe
  • A Cosmodome with planetarium and state of the art 360 projection system
  • An Astrorobotics Laboratory used to study systems of control and drive rovers on the Moon Landscape

Photos

Photo of the Star Centre Mission Control Photo of an Astronaut sitting on the Star Centre Moonscape Photo of Star Centre Mission Briefing Photo of an Astronaut using the Laser Cutter in the FabLab Photo of the Star Centre Transit Pod

Curriculum

Our teaching modules cover Key Stages 2-4.

We can cover almost any Science and Technology based National Curriculum Subject.

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Pricing

  • Half Day - Basic
  • £ 300.00 / Session
  • Up to 20 Students
  • 1 Member of STAR Centre Staff
  • 2.5 Hour Session (09:30 - 12:00am or 12:00 - 14:30pm)
  • Itinerary
  • Full Day - Basic
  • £ 450.00 / Session
  • Up to 20 Students
  • 1 Member of STAR Centre Staff
  • 4.5 Hour Session (09:30 - 14:30pm including Lunch)
  • Itinerary
  • Half Day - Complete
  • £ 350.00 / Session
  • Up to 40 Students
  • 2 Members of STAR Centre Staff
  • 2.5 Hour Session (09:30 - 12:00am or 12:00 - 14:30pm)
  • Itinerary
  • Full Day - Complete
  • £ 500.00 / Session
  • Up to 40 Students
  • 2 Members of STAR Centre Staff
  • 4.5 Hour Session (09:30 - 14:30pm including Lunch)
  • Itinerary

Find the complete pricing document in the STAR Centre Resources section.