Tagged: Year 12

Year 12 Pupils Visit Cambridge University

Two Year 12 students from BVS visited Cambridge University over the Easter holidays. The visit was organised by the HE+ scheme, which Bishop Vaughan School participates in. The HE+ scheme, supported by the Seren Network, is designed to support and prepare the most able A Level students make applications to Oxford,...

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...