Year 12 G&T revision Master Classes: 11th and 12th April 2012 These half day Master Classes are for students about to sit their AS Level exams. Students pick either Maths, Chemistry, Biology or Physics for the day and will study alongside academics and university undergraduates.
STEM World Summer School 2012
2nd - 26th July 2012, ages 11 to 17, Residential or Non Residential
The STEM World Summer School welcomes Gifted & Talented students from the UK and across the world to Imperial College London to study at this world-class research institute for one to four weeks. Each week students select a different project strand; they will spend the week investigating the field and conducting experiments and at the end of the week they will give a presentation to their families and peers to show what they have learned. Subject strands for 2012 are confirmed as: Astrophysics, Advanced Engineering, Which Engineering?, Engineering – Haptic Technology, Medical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Forensic Science, Intermediate Chemistry, Advanced Chemistry, Robotics, Intermediate Maths, Advanced Maths.
Cost: One week non residential £325+VAT, one week residential £800+VAT.
Sutton Trust Year 12 Summer School 2012
14th - 17th August 2012, Residential
The Sutton Trust Summer School welcomes Gifted and Talented Year 12 students from across the country to stay with us and study one of the following strands: Biomedical Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Engineering, Computer Engineering and Chemistry. Each strand has been created to stretch the capability of each student on the course. Academic mentors and subject leaders are keen to support individual progression to stretch even the brightest student. All subject content is aimed at Level 1 undergraduate standard and teaching is provided in the same style as it is to university undergraduates.
Young Scientists Summer School 2012
20th - 24th August 2012, Years 5-8, Non Residential
This summer school aims to increase participants' knowledge of science, help them to discover some of its real life applications and inspire them to continue to investigate the sciences. Students pick from one of the following strands to study for the week: Robotics, Kitchen Chemistry, Science Sparks.
Triple Science Course 2012
18th - 19th and 20th - 21st September 2012, Year 11, Non Residential
These two day courses for Year 11 students will give them a great kick start to their final year of GCSE study. Students will undertake half day workshops in Physics, Chemistry and Biology as well as study skills and career guidance sessions aimed at encouraging aspirations toward Higher Education and continued study of STEM subjects. Topics covered will complement classroom learning by providing hands-on practical learning with equipment, materials or a range of tuition not easily accessible in schools.
Cost: £95+VAT for a two day course.
A Level Master Classes 2012
25th and 27th September 2012, Year 13
Our A Level Master Classes are half-day workshops in Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology and aim to support final year studies towards A Levels in these subjects. Students will explore topics to extend their knowledge of the syllabus studied at college through engaging activities supported by undergraduate mentors in their subject specialism.