University of St Andrews
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.
Physics and Astronomy: Physics is thriving at The University of St Andrews, with major research groups working in Astronomy and astrophysics, laser physics, magnetism, superconductivity, optoelectronics and many more. During the Summer School you will have the opportunity to explore different aspects of Physics and Astronomy 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 Physics at degree level.
28 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
140 places across the St Andrews Summer School PROGRAMME PLACES
For Earth Sciences: You should be studying at least two sciences from Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics and Physics at Higher, A level or equivalent
For Physics and Astronomy: You should be studying Physics and Mathematics at Higher, A level or equivalent