Tagged: Swansea University

BVS Pupils Gain Places on Medical Work Experience Scheme

Ten pupils from Bishop Vaughan School have successfully applied for places on a new work experience scheme run by Swansea University Medical School. The innovative scheme helps pupils in Years 11 and 12 gain practical work experience with local GPs. Work experience is an essential requirement for medical degrees and...

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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...

Year 9 Participate in Swansea University Engineering Workshop

A group of Year 9 pupils took part in an Engineering workshop today led by students from Swansea University. The workshop was part of the ‘Bloodhound’ project – engineers from Swansea University are working on making a car capable of travelling at 1000mph. BVS pupils were introduced to the Bloodhound...

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...