Tagged: Masterclasses

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...

Psychology Masterclass

Dr Claire Williams, a senior lecturer in Swansea University, visited Bishop Vaughan today to deliver a Psychology masterclass to pupils. Pupils from Years 10-13 listened as Dr Williams discussed her research on the psychological impacts of brain injuries, as well as other aspects of the discipline. She also offered an...

Physiotherapy Careers Talk

Dr Stephanie Best of Swansea University visited Bishop Vaughan today to speak to pupils about careers in Physiotherapy and other healthcare fields. Dr Best visited as part of the school’s on-going partnership with the university. She introduced pupils to the range of healthcare careers option to them outside of medicine...

Engineering Masterclass

Bishop Vaughan School’s Masterclass partnership with Swansea University launched today with an Engineering careers talk and masterclass from Bruce Rogers, an Engineering lecturer and Jordan Marinaccio, a graduate researcher and a former BVS student. They discussed the different branches of engineering that pupils could work in, as well as an...