#London #16-17 years old #Project Based Learning #From £4190
AI and Software Development
Discover how machine learning and artificial intelligence are helping us make strides in areas like healthcare. Design and test your own algorithms, and then present your findings to a panel of experts.
Take advantage of digital age development and accelerate your career by learning key techniques on our AI & Software Development course. We’ll explore the latest developments in technology and meet experts in the field.
The entire course is geared towards a practical understanding of real-life problems, so we mix as many interactive sessions in as possible, so we mix as many interactive sessions in as possible, including industry-related visits to provide additional context to what you're learning. To showcase your new skills, the course culminates in creating your own solutions, seeing them in action, and presenting them to a panel of industry experts.
Learn the Oxford way with tutorial-style teaching. Your expert tutor will foster self-directed learning and critical thinking through interactive seminars in small groups (no bigger than 8). During your course, you will complete two pieces of independent work (essays or problem sheets), which your tutor will then evaluate in either a 1:1 or 2:1 tutorial. Tutorials will provide you with the opportunity to discuss your work and feedback with your tutor and learn new perspectives from your classmates. On completion of the course, you'll receive a certificate and letter of recommendation from your tutor.
Discover the best of British culture and beyond to find out what makes Great Britain so great by visiting all of its wonderful landmarks on foot, by bike or via the tube.
Hop on to London’s infamous tube system, and explore trendy Shoreditch (with its delicious eateries and boutique shops), visit Camden market for some vintage finds, or stroll along the Thames and watch the sunset behind the London Eye. Wherever you choose, you’re sure to be captivated by the city’s atmospheric charm.
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The Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Cathedral, St James’s Park and Buckingham Palace – just a few of the world-famous landmarks in this part of London. Enjoy being at the heart of our vibrant capital.
Discover amazing treasures and experience the history of people from around the world. Then explore the heart of London from Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square to the National Gallery and St James' Park.
Explore the history of space, time and navigation at the Royal Observatory, step aboard the historic Cutty Sark, and uncover gripping stories about how today’s world was shaped at the National Maritime Museum.
Tower of London
The Crown Jewels, Beefeaters, and over 1,000 years of history – explore this iconic ancient fortress and castle, walk along the mighty river Thames and discover vibrant Brick Lane.
It’s action stations as you step aboard world-famous warships, including Nelson’s HMS Victory, brave the glass floor of the Spinnaker Tower, and explore one of England’s most important naval cities.
Students will experience a half-day academic excursion to explore topics taught in the classroom in a real-world, hands-on environment.
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"Our tutor and TA were super helpful. They are masters in their field and a honour and pleasure to work with. It was amazing."
"I liked how we were able to make the most out of the fact that we’re in London. We visited many different places; exhibitions, companies, parts of the city, and it was always very clear how it related to the subject. It 'immersed' one more in the studies and made me feel like it was worth it coming all the way here."
Stay in London
London calling! What’s not to love about the capital- you can cruise down the River Thames, learn about high fashion history at the V&A, and eat at some of the country’s top restaurants all in one day. London is home to a plethora of cultures and industries, with start-ups from around the world making it their office address. It is the perfect place to get a head start in your area of interest, while experiencing all that a multicultural capital city has to offer. The fun doesn’t end, and neither does the learning.
You will be staying in Queen Mary accommodation, in modern single rooms occupied by university students during the academic year. It is located at the Mile End campus, a popular student suburb, close to some of the capital's best sites, green spaces and all your essential amenities. You'll also be on the doorstep of several local Tube services, which means that countless attractions, museums and restaurants are at an easy reach.
Food and catering
You’ll experience some of London’s best local restaurants and cafes, as well as a lovely formal dinner on the last night of your course.
Jamila is Computer Science Teacher, with over 18 years of teaching in the field of Information Technology and Computer Science, both nationally and internationally. She has experience in teaching both children and adults. She's currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Science and her research focuses on Artificial Intelligence in Education. Jamila's always looking at ways to improve her teaching and learning strategies by embedding Technology, and therefore enjoys researching the current trends in Educational Technology.