In this activity you take the role of an interviewer or a scientist being interviewed for a research position, using your Cocoon visit to help you prepare.
Before your visit, look at the job description and decide which role you want to take on.
During your visit find out what scientists at the Natural History Museum do, and what kind of questions they try to answer.
Back at school you will carry on your research before carrying out mock interviews in pairs or groups.
Find out more about the different types of science carried out.
Choose to be either an interviewer or an interviewee.
Find out what to expect during the Cocoon experience at the Darwin Centre.
Reflect on what you learnt during your Cocoon visit.
Get help with conducting your mock interview.
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