Fremantle Light and Sound Discovery Centre
Program details

Light and Sight
50 minutes presentation
$4.00 per student

Suitable for Science classes.

Year 4 to Year 12


This presentation can be set at various levels for different classes.

Sight is introduced through a range of illusions. The program covers
the blind spot,
colour vision ,
colour blindness,
stereoscopic vision,
persistence of vision and
colour after-images.

This presentation also shows how various historic optical devices use lenses, flat mirrors, curved mirrors, apertures, photographic film, and light sources to produce images. The science involved in the design and use of each device will be explained. Students will have the opportunity to use many of these devices

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