Recommended resources and workshops Recommended resources and workshops

Royal Academy of Engineering

Not sure about Engineering? This booklet will convince you, one way or the other:

Royal Academy of Engineering Booklet (PDF, 3MB)

Expedition Workshed Catastrophe 

Understanding structures (such as wind turbine towers or offshore oil rigs) is important and can be fun.

View and listen to Expedition Workshed Catastrophe and find other useful resources at

Energy Engineering Summer School: July

Find out more about our Engineering Summer School on the University Tasters webpages.

Example Design and Build Exercise for Teachers

This design and build handout includes some guidance text for teachers who wish to trial it.  If you need any help just email Prof Chris Atkin : D&B Guidance File


You may also find visiting the Science Faculty Outreach website useful in finding out the breadth of outreach to schools across a wide variety of subject areas.