UK Centre for Materials Education
Working with you to enhance the student experience
- Search Learning and Teaching Resources
from the UK Centre for Materials Education
- Why Study Materials? website
- Materials Interactive CD-rom
- UKCME Outreach Activities
- Resources for Materials Teaching in Schools
A series of resources designed to support the teaching of Materials Science
in schools. The list, outlined by the Armourers and Braziers' Company
contains details of summer schools, industrial tours, regular updates for
teachers, Headstart courses, scholarships, CD-ROMs and other publications.
Relevant contact details are also included.
Education Support Service
A gallery and website all about materials, from the Science Museum,
- Careers in
Discover the diversity of career opportunities for Materials scientists
in fields such as sport, aerospace, communications and medicine.
Find out what qualifications you need for a career in Materials, and
what types of jobs are available at the end of it.
- The Industrial
The Industrial Trust is an organisation which promotes the past, present
and future of industry to: Enthuse people - especially young people
- about learning by bringing the curriculum to life; Stoke up people's
desire to work in industry by firing their imagination and enthusiasm
over how exciting and important it is to design and make things; Increase
understanding of the vital role of industry as the base on which a
modern economy is built.