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Physics

Enrich your ability to describe nature – from the smallest scale to the broadest implication – with this exploration of fundamental theories and concepts in physics.
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Learning

Outline

It all started with a big bang. Now here's your opportunity to get behind the textbooks and understand how the earliest recorded reactions have gone on to shape our present day. Study Physics with us and piece the physics puzzle together. We’ll explore your tutor's specialism, from Newtonian physics, to thermodynamics to relativity. We’ll also study specialisms such as quantum mechanics, superconductivity, or cosmology for a broad and encapsulating learning experience.

Teaching methodology

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.

The Summer Courses experience

Hosted within the hallowed halls of Cambridge Colleges, students delve into subjects under the guidance of experts, fostering curiosity and critical thinking in a diverse, multicultural setting. The fusion of social activities and academic pursuits nurtures independent growth, complemented by empowering masterclasses and university fairs. 'Insider info' handbooks assist students in maximising their free time, while a gradual increase in freedom accompanies them through different age groups. This inclusive and welcoming environment encourages independent thinking, allowing you to explore your passions freely. Discover subjects you love without the constraints of traditional expectations, providing abundant opportunities for both personal and academic growth.

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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.

Review

Enricde, Brazil

"The physics course at Oxford Summer Courses is amazing. Absolutely astonishing."

Stay in the City of Cambridge

Experience the essence of the City of Cambridge with our carefully selected accommodations. While Oxford Summer Courses operates independently, we're proud to have the opportunity to utilise the University of Cambridge's facilities, providing you with an authentic taste of student life in this historic city. Enjoy the convenience of being near renowned landmarks, picturesque streets, and the vibrant cultural scene. Your stay in the City of Cambridge will be an integral part of your enriching educational experience.

When you apply to study at our Cambridge Summer School with Oxford Summer Courses, you'll have the choice of staying in a standard room (shared bathroom) or an en-suite room (private bathroom), depending on availability. Our expert team will assign you to one of the prestigious Cambridge colleges where our Cambridge Summer Schools are hosted. Additionally, common spaces are available at all sites, providing you with a place to socialise and relax.

When you apply to study at our Cambridge Summer School with Oxford Summer Courses, you'll have the choice of staying in a standard room (shared bathroom) or an en-suite room (private bathroom), depending on availability. Our expert team will assign you to one of the prestigious Cambridge colleges where our Cambridge Summer Schools are hosted. Additionally, common spaces are available at all sites, providing you with a place to socialise and relax.

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Timetable

Discover our sample timetable for advanced learners aged18-24 and experience the immersive learning of Oxford Summer Courses. Our small group tutorials and seminars, led by expert tutors, will help prepare you for future academic pursuits and professional careers while considering the experience you already have in your chosen subject . With a dynamic social and cultural programme, you'll get an authentic experience of what it's like to study atCambridge and create unforgettable memories.

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Dates & Prices

30 Jun 2024 - 13 Jul 2024

En-suite (private room and bathroom)

full

£7495

7 Jul 2024 - 20 Jul 2024

En-suite (private room and bathroom)

full

£7495

14 Jul 2024 - 27 Jul 2024

En-suite (private room and bathroom)

full

£7495

21 Jul 2024 - 3 Aug 2024

En-suite (private room and bathroom)

full

£7495

28 Jul 2024 - 10 Aug 2024

En-suite (private room and bathroom)

full

£7495

Flexible Payment Options for 2024 Summer Courses

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