We‘ve had a brilliant time hosting the Royal Society of Chemistry Top of the Bench Competition today Sponsored by the Huntsman Corporation for Year 8, 9, 10, 11 students. This was won by Ffynnone House followed by Christ College a close second. Photos
We were delighted to host Pencoed School to our labs this week to do an ester synthesis and pH titrations using data loggers and from these photos, you can see we all had a great time!
We are proud to share this feature in BBC News today, featuring our very own Moritz Kuehnel. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-45028705
It was a very worthwhile trip that I wholly recommend to future year groups!
We've had such an exciting first year with big plans for the future we thought we'd share some stats on our first year! Our School Labs 854 Hours volunteered by Swansea University Students 790 Year 9-13 Students visiting our labs to complete experiments 24 Different Schools have visited 48% KS4 Year 9-11 52% KS5 Year… Continue reading Our First Outreach Year Review 2018
Important dates for calendars: YEARS 7 and 8: SALTERS FESTIVAL. 19th JUNE 2018. Teams of 3 students compete in two practicals. There will be accompanying teacher activities. YEARS 8 through 11: TOP OF THE BENCH (formerly Welsh Chemical Olympiad) 12th DECEMBER 2018. Rather than have multiple heats during the term which meant that successful teams would have to… Continue reading Schools Collaborations and Projects Jul 18
Exciting news we can announce we will be attending Swansea Science Festival 3rd-4th November 2018! More information in the coming months. http://www.swansea.ac.uk/swanseasciencefestival/
We are very proud of the new promotional video that has been produced for the department by members of the society that shows off what the department offers prospective students. Longer Version- (3 Mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c95zPWjzuu8 Shorter Version- (1 min) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2FTOA0UfRE