Tagged: Masterclasses

Year 9 Visit to Swansea University

A group of more able pupils from Year 9 visited Swansea University yesterday as part of the school's Masterclass programme. The pupils enjoyed a tour of the new Bay campus, watched a presentation about Masterclass programme and took part in an Engineering workshop. The pupils created rocket powered cars with...

Saturday Science Club at Swansea University

Bishop Vaughan pupils from Year 9 are attending a Saturday Science Club at Swansea University over the next two months. The club is run by the Reaching Wider Partnership and has been designed specifically to encourage girls to consider careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine. Six pupils are spending their...

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...