The Young Computer Scientist Weekend
The Young Computer Scientist Weekend
The Young Computer Scientist Weekend gives students aged 15-18 an immersive experience of Computer Science through a series of role-plays, seminars, simulations and Q&A sessions led by a group of experienced computer scientists over 2 days.
Attendance will give you a competitive edge in the race for the best universities and jobs in computer science, and a 'super-curricular' experience to add to your UCAS application.
An Immersive Experience of Computer Science:
- Tech experts from world-leading brands will coach you through live, interactive experiences of the following:
- Artificial Intelligence
- Software Engineering
- App Creation
Career Coaching For Future Computer Scientists:
- Coaching on how to land your dream job in this industry
- An action plan of how to get there, starting now
- Coaching by experts on: A-level/IB, university and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; application and interview techniques
An Audience With Top Computer Scientists:
- A Q&A session with a panel of high-ranking computer scientists from areas such as AI, Big Data, Cybersecurity, Augmented/Virtual Reality and The Internet of Things.
- Unlimited lifetime access to our depth of expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time.
Boost Your UCAS Form and CV:
- Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, innovative creativity, commercial awareness, and real-life application of theoretical concepts.
- Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications
The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions.
In-Person: £295/student for both days
Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.
26th - 27th June 2021
Queen Mary University,
Mile End Road,
This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.
In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will receive a refund. We have never yet had to cancel a London summer experience, having successfully delivered programmes during the summers of 2020 and 2021, with strict social distancing and excellent feedback. We shall of course adhere to all Covid-related government guidelines in place at the time of the programme and keep student safety as the highest priority.
If you pay via credit because you postponed a previous booking then the credit note will be reissued to you in full.
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You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.