The Computer Science Summer School in Oxford for 16-18 Year Olds
Summary of the Computer Science summer school in the Oxford for the second age group
For 16-18 year olds interested in studying Computer Science, the Immerse Education Computer Science summer programme offers the perfect opportunity to explore your subject in depth ahead of committing to more advanced study. You will walk in the footsteps of a student in Oxford as you explore the range of topics available to a computing student and appreciate the interdisciplinary nature of this field. Topics range from object-oriented programming, to AI and Machine Learning and beyond enabling you to get a feel for what it would be like to study Computer Science at an advanced level.VIEW COMPUTER SCIENCE (16-18)
Why choose Immerse Education?
1. Exceptional learning experiences
At Immerse Education, our academic programmes are more than just a lesson in a classroom. We’re dedicated to providing our participants with exceptional learning experiences.
Participants will explore novel concepts and share ideas in small groups of like minded peers, guided by expert tutors who have honed their expertise through teaching at world-class universities, including the universities of Cambridge, Oxford and Harvard. The ‘Immerse’ model of learning is now offered in over 30 different programmes.
2. Developing global perspectives
Students from over 100 countries have participated in our academic programmes. Developing global citizens, building tolerance, broadening perspectives, and encouraging diversity and equality are all important priorities for Immerse Education. Our academic programmes facilitate healthy discussion, whilst enriching the perspectives of each of our participants.
3. A personalised approach
We offer a personalised approach that appreciates and caters to the needs of each of our participants. This starts at the point of contact, and continues throughout the programme, and beyond. Not only do we support our participants throughout their Immerse experience, but we’re also invested in their success after they’ve completed their programme. We provide exciting initiatives beyond our academic programmes to support our valued alumni.
OUR COMPUTER SCIENCE TUTORS
Christy Kin-Cleaves, Computer Science tutor
Christy received his BSc in computer science, followed by his MSc in Advance Software Engineering from Durham University. After his studies he worked for Bank of America Merrill Lynch developing delta-one trading platforms. He is now completing his DPhil (PhD) in theoretical computer science at the University of Oxford, with a specialism in adaptive steganography. Outside of his studies, Christy is a very keen rower, and also enjoys squash as well as road cycling and skiing.
Academic programmes for students aged 13-15 years old and 16-18 years old.
Our academic summer schools are designed for students aged
13-15 years old, and for students aged 16-18 years old. Whatever
age you are, you will be taking part in an academically demanding
(but enjoyable!) programme, living in Cambridge University
colleges, and meeting other motivated students from all over the
world. Read on to find out more about some of the colleges that
you could be staying in.