Events: Online delivery

Four centuries have passed since Kepler discovered the three laws of planetary motion that now bear his name. But how do the elliptical orbits follow from the inverse-square law? How did Newton prove that equal areas are swept out in equal time intervals? Is it really true that the square of a planet’s orbital period…
Event information: Book your year 12 class to take part in a series of online interactive sessions from September 2020 – July 2021. Students will engage in three sessions (dates of your choice) exploring engineering at university delivered by lecturers, staff, and post-graduate engineers from University of Leeds.  Each 60–minute session will be online using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, a…
The Young Scientists Journal Conference is back! It will be held on Saturday, 26 September 2020! It will be hosting distinguished speakers from various scientific fields, and the conference will also showcase original research from young and budding scientists all across the globe. This year due to the pandemic our conference is being held online….
Due to the proactive measures being taken by the University for COVID-19, we will not be running an on-campus Work Experience Week. However, we are planning to run a virtual work experience program during 20-24 July 2020. Applications are now closed, but there may be some availability as we approach the date of the program….
This year’s summer school will take place on Monday 6 – Wednesday 8 July 2020. The Biological Sciences Summer School 2020 will be going ahead in an alternative format. Due to the governments and university advice re: Covid-19 lectures, interactive sessions and project work will be delivered in an alternative form online where possible. Please…
Due to the Covid-19 situation, our 2020 mathematics summer school will take place online.  This short course for sixth form students will provide an introduction to mathematics at the University of Leeds. We will offer you a sneak preview of university life plus an insight into how mathematics develops at degree level. Our University tutors…
Although we won’t be able to welcome you to Leeds for our 2020 summer school, the School of Food Science and Nutrition will hold an online alternative for Year 12 students, which will take place between Wednesday 1st to Friday 3rd July 2020. The event aims to give young scientists an introduction to this multidisciplinary…
Students are invited to take part in an online event with University of Leeds academics and current students. Dr Ana Heitor will deliver a live taster lecture introducing civil engineering and exploring careers before guiding students through an online interactive activity. Finally, students will have the opportunity to take part in a live Q&A with…