Our Headstart summer schools are for Year 12 students interested in studying computer science or electronics at York.

Computer Science

11 - 14 July 2017

This course will give you a flavour of life at York and what it's like to live on campus. Student helpers will be available to offer first-hand experience and advice.

Daytime activities are organised by the Department of Computer Science. Accommodation and social activities in the evenings are looked after by members of our student recruitment team.

The course introduces some of the following topics:

  • Quantum Computing
  • Programming Languages and Systems
  • Computation and its Limits
  • Robots
  • Computer Vision
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Safety Critical Systems.

The programme is coordinated by the charity, EDT (Engineering Development Trust).

Get involved (etrust.org.uk)

Our Headstart summer schools are for Year 12 students interested in studying computer science or electronics at York.

Our events for 2017/18 have now taken place. Details about our 2018/19 events will be available soon.