University of St Andrews
Chemistry: Everything around us involves Chemistry, from the making of new materials to understanding biological systems, the food we eat, the medicines which keep us healthy, ensuring the purity of the water. Chemistry is a vibrant and exciting central science that borders with biology, physics, mathematics, medicine and geology. During the Summer School, you will explore various aspects of Chemistry 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 Chemistry at degree level.
Earth Sciences: Earth Sciences at The University of St Andrews spans topics from the current climate change to the formation of the planets, integrating chemistry, physics and biology to understand the world around us. Studying Earth Sciences will equip you with an understanding of natural processes, ranging from the formation of major mountain belts to modern ocean acidification, and volcanic eruptions to management of Earth?s natural resources. Studying Earth Sciences at the Summer School will give you the opportunity to explore various aspects of Earth Sciences 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 Earth Sciences at degree level.
28 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
140 places across the St Andrews Summer School PROGRAMME PLACES
For Chemistry: You should be studying Chemistry at Higher, A level or equivalent and one other science from Biology, Computing Science, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics and Psychology
For Earth Sciences: You should be studying at least two sciences from Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics and Physics at Higher, A level or equivalent