University of St Andrews
Biology: Biology Involves the study of life at all levels of organisation from the molecular biology of virus replications to the study of animals and plants in their natural habitats. Biology touches on many aspects of contemporary life, from drug design and investigating the molecular basis of Alzheimer?s disease, to the migration and conservation of marine mammals. Studying Biology at the Summer School will give you the opportunity to explore the various aspects of Biology taught at The University of St Andrews. Through lectures and practical workshops led by academic staff you will get sense of what it would be like to study Biology at degree level.
Computer Science: Computers are everywhere. We use mobile phones, TVs and cars that include large amounts of software. Almost everyone has a computer in their home and many people enjoy playing computer games. These systems all rely on advanced computer science. When you study Computer Science, you will learn about the fundamental principles of the science as well as advanced techniques that are used for practical systems development. During the Summer School, you will explore various aspects of Computer Science taught at The University of St Andrews. Through lectures and practical workshops led by academic staff you will get a sense of what it would be like to study Computer Science at degree level.
28 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
140 places across the St Andrews Summer School PROGRAMME PLACES
For Biology: You should be studying Biology and one other science from Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics at Higher, A level or equivalent
For Computer Science: You should be studying Mathematics at Higher, A level or equivalent and one other science from Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, Geography, Geology, Physics and Psychology