School Outreach Activities

A visiting student is amazed by a levitating superconductor

Lancaster University Physics Department is keen to develop partnerships with schools by working alongside teachers to inspire and enthuse school students to improve their exam performance and consider continuing to study Physics to a higher level.

A Range of Activities

We organize a range of activities both on-campus and in schools.

On-campus activities include:

In-school activities include:

Feedback for Schools Events

Last year (2010 to 2011) we organised 40 events involving 626 students from 20 schools and colleges.

  • Over 60% found our day events "very interesting"
  • 91% rated their day with us as 4/5 or 5/5