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Course Dates

Three days residential
Course code: CDM18
Course dates: 9.30 hrs on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 to 16.30 hrs on Friday, 10 August 2018

Who is this Inspire course aimed at?

Year 11 / S4 girls who have a passion for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths).

What will I be doing?

You will:

  • Be introduced to several branches of science to give you a flavour of what to expect at first year undergraduate level
  • Take part in hands-on Materials Science projects, lectures and workshops
  • Learn how to manage a project, develop research techniques, or write reports
  • Hear about university life from lecturers, admissions tutors and students
  • Meet researchers and professionals who'll explain their own achievements
  • Become confident and enthusiastic about your next level of study in STEM subjects

Where will I stay?

After arriving at the Department of Materials Science on the first day, you will travel to Jesus College, where you will reside for two nights.  On the second day you will be mostly based in Jesus College, returning to the Department of Materials Science for the final day. Full details of the programme and instructions in advance of joining the course will be sent out to those accepted onto the course

I have some questions

Course specific queries can be addressed to us via  More general queries regarding the Inspire courses should be directed to the EDT.