United Kingdom, Oxford

Biological Sciences **Ages 15-18**

when 7 August 2017 - 21 August 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 3895

The Oxford Summer College is a two week university preparation course in the heart of Oxford. Our Biological Sciences course allowing keen scientists to explore this subject at a more advanced challenging level.

Biological Science is the study of all living matter on earth, from human beings to bacteria. Biological sciences comprises of two fundamental disciplines; zoology and plant sciences.

On this course, students approach topics as diverse as biotechnology, animal behaviour and molecular genetics. It combines developing a student’s breadth of knowledge with ensuring you also gain a depth of understanding in individual research areas, such as the human body.

Topics covered may include:

• Cells and Genes
• Ecology
• Organisms
• Quantitative Methods
• Zoology
• Physiology
• Behavioral Ecology
• Human Origins

Oxford Summer College is to be held at Somerville College, Oxford.

Course leader

Led by expert Oxbridge academics

Target group

This course is ideal for 15 - 18 year olds looking for a challenging summer programme and keen to explore the biological sciences beyond the school curriculum,

Fee info

GBP 3895: The fee includes all tuition, accommodation and main meals at Somerville College. Activities and excursions are also included but please note, flights to and from London are not included in the fee.