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#Cambridge #13-15 years old #Maximum class size of 8 #From £6395

Engineering

If you can take a problem, apply a scientific principle and find a solution, your name should be down for our Engineering course. Extend your skills so you can get over even more obstacles and refine your approaches and techniques to fast track your career in this dynamic field.
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Learning

Outline

Study Engineering with us and you’ll explore the underlying principles behind the subject. Examine the strengths and limitations through a range of engineering problems from a field like sustainable energy or materials science, and find connections between physics and mathematics to find solutions. Once you’ve qualified, you’ll have the skills and aptitude to join the Engineering elite – after all, your industry is home to those who worked on the international space station and the Millennium bridge. The sky’s the limit.

Teaching methodology

Learning in a small group (no more than 8 students and often fewer) means that you get quality time with your teacher and ask as many questions as you like! Through interactive learning, our teachers will guide you through new concepts and assign you practice tasks to build your knowledge and skills. You will also have an opportunity for group work, independent research, and homework assignments to be discussed in class. Small classes mean everyone gets to have their say, and students learn from debating with one another, as well as from their tutor.

The Summer Courses experience

Enhance your summer experience by becoming part of the vibrant and diverse community of international students at Oxford Summer Courses. Immerse yourself in our renowned summer school programme, where you'll engage in practical lessons, embark on exciting field trips, and participate in a bustling academic and social calendar. Discover the charm of the historic city of Cambridge as you explore its picturesque parks, captivating museums, and iconic landmarks. Indulge in tranquil afternoons punting on the River Cam, immersing yourself in the beauty and cultural richness of this renowned academic city. With a wide range of summer courses available, choose your academic pursuit today and embark on an unforgettable adventure in the city of Cambridge.

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Typical outings

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Westminster, London

Visiting Westminster in London is a must-see for anyone interested in the city's rich history and iconic landmarks. This historic district is located in the heart of London and boasts several of the city's most famous attractions, including the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace.

British Museum

The British Museum, located in the heart of London, is one of the world's most renowned museums, housing a vast and diverse collection of over 8 million historical artefacts from all corners of the globe. Founded in 1753, the museum covers over 2 million years of human history, from ancient civilisations to modern times.

Canterbury

Visiting Canterbury is a journey back in time to the heart of medieval England. The charming city boasts a rich history and stunning architecture, including the iconic Canterbury Cathedral, which has been a place of worship for over 1,400 years. Visitors can also immerse themselves in the world of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, and even try on clothing from the era for a truly authentic experience.

Greenwich

Greenwich is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in history, science, or exploration. The Royal Observatory offers a fascinating glimpse into the history of space, time, and navigation, while the Cutty Sark provides a unique opportunity to step aboard a historic tea clipper from the 19th century. At the National Maritime Museum, visitors can uncover stories about how the modern world was shaped by centuries of seafaring exploration.

Warwick Castle

Visiting Warwick Castle is an opportunity to explore the rich history of this magnificent medieval fortress. It dates back to the 11th century and has played a significant role in English history. Students can explore the castle's impressive collection of buildings and exhibitions, as well as witness jousting tournaments, falconry displays, and other live shows.

Tower of London

The Tower of London is a historic castle and fortress that has served as a royal palace, prison, and even a zoo over the centuries. Visitors can explore its impressive collection of buildings and exhibitions, including the iconic White Tower, the Crown Jewels, and the medieval palace. They can also learn about the infamous prisoners who were held in the tower over the centuries, including Anne Boleyn and Guy Fawkes.

Portsmouth

Visiting Portsmouth offers an opportunity to explore the rich maritime history of the UK. The city has played a significant role in the country's naval history, and students can learn about this at the historic dockyard, which is home to several iconic ships. They can also explore the Mary Rose Museum, which houses the remains of Henry VIII's flagship, and the National Museum of the Royal Navy.

Stay in the City of Cambridge

Embark on an unforgettable adventure as you stay in the vibrant city of Cambridge during your time as a student at Oxford Summer Courses. Immerse yourself in the rich history and captivating culture of this renowned destination. Explore the city's captivating architecture, uncover its hidden gems, and savour a diverse range of cuisines. Connect with fellow adventurers from around the world and marvel at the iconic spires that grace the skyline. Wander the charming streets of Cambridge and experience the excitement that awaits at every turn. Get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey in one of the world's most captivating cities, where every day is filled with new discoveries and thrilling experiences.

When you apply to study at our Cambridge Summer School with Oxford Summer Courses, you can choose to stay in either a standard room (with a shared bathroom) or an en-suite room (with a private bathroom), subject to availability. Please note that Oxford Summer Courses is an organisation that contracts with the colleges of the University of Cambridge for the use of facilities, but it has no formal connection with the University of Cambridge. Our team will allocate you to a specific Cambridge college for your stay where our Cambridge Summer Schools are hosted. All accommodations are conveniently located within easy reach of the city of Cambridge's historic landmarks, tourist attractions, and shopping facilities.

During your stay with Cambridge Summer Courses, you'll enjoy delicious meals at your designated Cambridge College. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to savour the culinary delights of local Cambridge restaurants. On Fridays, immerse yourself in a special tradition by dressing up and joining your fellow students for a celebratory three-course formal dinner at your Cambridge college, marking your accomplishments during your time with us. This extraordinary dining experience is sure to create cherished memories that will stand out as a highlight of your Cambridge Summer Courses journey.

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Tutor

Raquel R

Raquel has previous experience working at a secondary school in Spain. During this time she enjoyed teaching a variety of subjects including Science, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. She has also worked as a teacher in a private school for children with difficulties such as hyperactivity and attention deficit disorder.

Dates & Prices

23 Jun 2024 - 6 Jul 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

30 Jun 2024 - 13 Jul 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

7 Jul 2024 - 20 Jul 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

14 Jul 2024 - 27 Jul 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

21 Jul 2024 - 3 Aug 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

28 Jul 2024 - 10 Aug 2024

Standard (shared bathroom)

available

£6395

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