Tagged: Careers

Medicine and Criminology Masterclasses

Pupils in Years 10 – 13 benefited from two fascinating masterclasses from local universities this week. On Wednesday, Oliver Purnell, a medical student at Swansea University visited the school to deliver a masterclass on the topic of regenerative medicine and tissue engineering. The pupils heard about the latest developments in...

University Masterclasses

Bishop Vaughan hosted two subject Masterclasses this week. Firstly, Dr Jon Morris of Swansea University Medical School met with pupils to discuss his life as a GP and offer careers advice. The session was very well received with over 50 pupils attending from across the school. The school also had...

History Masterclass

Bishop Vaughan’s Masterclass partnership with Swansea University continued today with a visit from Dr Tom Allbeson, a lecturer in History. He delivered a fascinating class based on his research on post-war Britain. Dr Allbeson focused on the impact of the Blitz during WW2 and the longer term impact on society. He...

Engineering Masterclass with Swansea University

Bishop Vaughan School pupils enjoyed another Masterclass from Swansea University’s Engineering department today. Dr Sean Walton, a researcher at the university, visited the school to discuss his work on optimisation in Engineering. The pupils were then challenged to apply the principles of optimisation into creating a tower that could hold...