Tagged: Swansea University

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...

Medical Physics Day at Singleton Hospital

A group of Year 12 students from BVS participated in a Medical Physics day at Singleton Hospital. The event was organised by Swansea University and gave students the chance to explore a variety of medical careers, such as radiography and medical engineering. Students took part in a number of hands-on...

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...