The University of Southampton

COVID-19 Taster Course Update

We are writing to let you know the latest regarding the University of Southampton’s Residential Summer Taster Courses 2020 (Electronics and Computer Science or Biomedical Electronic Engineering).

You will be extremely disappointed to hear that we have made the difficult decision to cancel the courses for this summer.  This is due to the current circumstances surrounding COVID-19. Please register your interest below if you would like to hear more about our 2021 course or any online content with regards to ECS Subjects. 

If you have applied to the course then you would have recieved an email with more information. 

Summer Courses in Electronics and Computer Science

Our popular Electronics and Computer Science Courses have been running successfully for many years. They are a great way of finding out more about subjects which are the cutting edge of technology and to explore whether this sector is right for you. 

During our weeklong residential courses you will enable you to apply your skills to computer science and electronic engineering, working in groups and investigating and designing solutions to real problems in our undergraduate labs. As well as experiencing our fantastic facilities and taking part in labs and lectures, you will be living in halls and enjoying a busy technical programme and social activities on and around the University campus. Dates are (27th July – 31st July 2020) .

To enrol, you should be aged 16+ when the course begins; studying Maths and one of Physics, Computing, Electronics, Biology, Chemistry or Further Maths at A-level (or equivalent) and have mostly 7, 8 or 9 grades at GCSE (or equivalent). This will be an exhilarating week in which you get to improve your understanding, try out your design skills, solve some interesting problems, hang out with cool people and have lots of fun!

Try your hand at real experiments in our state-of-the-art laboratories
Get to know our current students and recent graduates
Experience life on campus and in our halls of residence

2020 Leaflet

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