Super-Curricular

‘Super-curricular’ is a phrase used to cover the learning that happens in a sixth form that goes beyond the curriculum 而且 A-Level specifications.

在圣. 迈克尔的, we encourage every sixth former to fully engage in a range of super-curricular activities, 包括:

  • Extra reading, including academic works 而且 journals (suggestions are available from teachers)
  • Attendance at university lectures 而且 taster courses
  • 在线讲座课程 
  • 参观博物馆和画廊
  • 听学术播客
  • 参加学术竞赛

 

The super-curriculum ensures that students develop their “ability to think critically 而且 independently, to argue logically while keeping an open mind to new ideas…[而且 to develop] a genuine passion 而且 enthusiasm for their subject.(剑桥大学)

A very useful resources for super-curricular activities from the University of Cambridge

 

十二年级讲座系列

Each Year 12 student will attend at least three super-curricular lectures given by a teacher. 圣. 迈克尔的 are outst而且ing subject specialists 而且 experts in their fields: they thoroughly enjoy sharing their expertise with students, 而且, 反过来, students relish the opportunity to learn more.

365bet体育开户/22年度的讲座包括:

‘People in the streets: A history of revolt in France’ – Mrs C. 格雷,MFL的头儿

《365bet体育官网》——S. 亨特-戈登,科学部主任

“抽象艺术:我能做到!——K女士. 布利凡特,艺术主管

‘The Romantics: L而且scape 而且 Emotion’ – Mrs R. 伍尔夫,英语系主任

‘Unmasking Autism: The untold stories of autistic women’ – Ms O. 麦基宾、数学

‘The East End of London: How the arts through literature, film 而且 photography represent the image 而且 geography of a local place’ – Mr J. McCraith、地理

十年级讲座系列

Year 12 students also undertake their own academic research programme 而且 deliver a series of lectures to Year 10 students.

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