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Virtual Bridging Experience – Thursday 2nd July

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Live Q&A Sessions

Please see below the timetable for today’s live Q&A sessions and the joining instructions:

  • The webinars should work on any computer, tablet or phone.
  • You can join the webinar at any time during the allocated slot.
  • Simply click on the subject link below during the allocated live time.
  • To join the meeting type your name and email address.
  • If you would like to ask a question, type your question into the Q&A box.

Please click on the subjects below to jump to their areas.

Applied ScienceEconomicsITPhysics
Art – Fine ArtEnglish LanguageLawPolitics
Art – GraphicsEnglish LiteratureLearning SupportPopular Music
Art – PhotographyFilm StudiesLibraryPsychology
Art – TextilesFrenchMaths & Further MathsSociology
BiologyGeographyMedia StudiesSpanish
Business Studies/TechnicalGeologyMedia TechnicalSport & Leisure
ChemistryGermanMusicTravel & Tourism
Computer ScienceHealth & Social CarePE
CriminologyHistoryPhilosophy

Applied Science

Quiz Question 3 (Biology – ANSWER) – Dan gives us the answer to Wednesday’s Biology question.


Art – Fine Art

Student Experiences – Hear from former students as they talk about their experiences of studying Fine Art at QE.


Art – Graphics

Meet Corey – Say hello to former Graphics student, Corey, who talks about her experience of studying Graphics and gives you her top tips for success.


Art – Photography


Art – Textiles


Biology

Competition – This is your last opportunity to enter the Biology department’s Kahoot! quiz (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 12.00pm)


Business Studies / Business Technical

Competition – Today is the final day of ‘The Investor Challenge’ (You will need to have started this competition on Monday 29th June in order to participate)

Competition – This is your last opportunity to enter ‘The Box Challenge’ and be in with the chance of winning a prize (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 3.00pm)


Chemistry


Computer Science

Computer Science – Virtual Bridging

The link above will take you to the Computer Science department’s Bridging Google site where you’ll be able to do the following activities:

  • Another opportunity to take part in the ‘Code Breaker Challenge’ – see if you can crack the combination and open the safe! Using computer science techniques such as logic gates, Boolean algebra and number systems, see if you can beat the clock and get your name up on the leader board! Please be aware that you will need to complete this activity on a computer or laptop.
  • Another opportunity to watch a series of videos created by the department on ‘Transhumanism’, ‘5G – is it safe?’ and ‘Artificial Intelligence’.

Criminology

Competition – This is your last opportunity to enter our ‘Be a detective’ competition (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 11.00am)


Economics

Competition – Today is the final day of ‘The Investor Challenge’ (You will need to have started this competition on Monday 29th June in order to participate)

Competition – Today is the final day of ‘The Government Game’ (You will need to have started this competition on Monday 29th June in order to participate)


English Language


English Literature

Book Recommendations – Julie talks through two books that she recommends all English Literature students should read.

Twelfth Night Performance (2) – Julie and Dean take us through another session on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night.

Competition – This is the fourth of five ‘Guess the Character’ videos. If you guess all five correctly, you could win a Kindle. Email your answers to jashmore@g.qeliz.ac.uk. You can watch the video for Wednesday 1st July here.


Film Studies

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Monday’s lesson on ‘Film Storytelling’, Tuesday’s lesson on ‘Textual Analysis’ or Wednesday’s lesson on ‘Film Spectatorship’, please feel free to do so today.

Film Studies Subject Website – Check out the Film Studies subject website and find out more about our A Level Film Studies course. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Mark (mdodsworth@qeliz.ac.uk).


French

Meet Shannon – Say hello to Shannon, a current student who talks about her experiences of studying French at QE.


Geography

Follow the Geography department on Instagram (geogiseverywhere).


Geology

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Monday’s lesson on ‘Igneous Rocks’ or Wednesday’s lesson on ‘Volcanic Hazards’, please feel free to do so today.

Geology Subject Website – Check out the Geology subject website and find out more about our A Level Geology course. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Ed (eanderson@qeliz.ac.uk).


German

Why I Love German – Listen to current and former students talk about their experiences of studying German at QE.


Health & Social Care

Mindful Meditation – Sarah shows you how to carry out a mindful meditation session.

Mindful Colouring – Sarah introduces you to the concept of mindful colouring.

Competition – Follow the Health and Social Care department on Twitter (QE_HSC) and Instagram (QE_HSC) to take part in their ‘Joyful June’ competition. For the final week, the challenge is to ‘Create a playlist of your favourite songs’.


History

History Club – Listen to two teachers debate the causes of World War II in a History Club special.

Virtual Quiz – This is your last opportunity to enter and win a prize (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 3.00pm). Please click here for more details.

Time Capsule Competition – This is your last opportunity to enter and win a prize (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 3.00pm)


Information Technology

Information Technology – Virtual Bridging

The link above will take you to the IT department’s Bridging Google site where you’ll be able to do the following activity:

  • Competition – There is still time to hone your IT skills and win a prize by producing a short, stop-motion animation movie entitled ‘Lockdown Lunacy’ (Deadline to enter is Friday 3rd July at 10.00am)

Law

Civil and Criminal Law – This sessions takes you through the differences between Civil and Criminal Law.


Learning Support


Library


Maths & Further Maths

Matrices – This session introduces you to matrices, a topic covered in the first year of A Level Further Maths.

How Rendering Graphics Works in Games – Take a look at Matrices in action.

Competition – Enter the Maths department’s quiz to be in with the chance of winning a prize (Deadline to enter is Friday 3rd July at 3.00pm)


Media Studies


Media Technical

TV Show Analysis – Beccy shows you how to carry out an analysis of a TV show, introducing you to new media terminology and Media Technical analysing techniques.


Music

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Monday’s lessons on ‘Vivaldi’s Flute Concerto or Music Performance 1’, Tuesday’s lessons on ‘Oh What A beautiful Morning’ or Music Performance 2′, or even Wednesday’s lesson on ‘Music Performance 3’, feel free to do so today.


Philosophy, Religion & Ethics

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Monday’s lesson on ‘An Introduction to the Course’ or Wednesday’s lesson on ‘What is Real?’, please feel free to do so today.

Philosophy, Religion and Ethics Subject Website – Check out the Philosophy, Religion and Ethics subject website and find out more about our A Level Philosophy course. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Dom (dmcardle@qeliz.ac.uk).


Physical Education

Kahoot! Quiz – Test your knowledge of PE with this Kahoot! quiz.


Physics

Physics – Virtual Bridging (Lesson 1)

Physics – Virtual Bridging (Lesson 2)

Physics – Subject Website

The links above will take you to the Physics department’s Bridging Google sites where you’ll be able to do the following activities today:

  • Revisit Monday’s practical exercise where you will make and test a paper helicopter.
  • Take a look back at Tuesday’s lesson where you can find out how to turn your smartphone into a mobile data logger and how to use it to measure ‘g’, the Earth’s gravitational field strength.
  • View the Physics subject website.

Politics

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Monday’s lesson on ‘Democracy: Too Much of a Good Thing?’ or Tuesday’s lesson on ‘How do you get to be President of the USA?’, please feel free to do so today.

Politics Subject Website – Check out the Politics subject website and find out more about our A Level Politics course. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Tony (tdabb@qeliz.ac.uk).


Popular Music


Psychology


Sociology


Spanish

Meet Shannon – Say hello to Shannon, a current student who talks about her experiences of studying Spanish at QE.

If you didn’t get a chance to look at Wednesday’s lesson on ‘Spanish Film’, please feel free to do so today.

Hispanic Culture Quiz – This is your last opportunity to enter our Hispanic culture quiz (Deadline to enter is today (Thursday 2nd July) at 4.00pm)

Spanish Subject Website – Check out the Spanish subject website and find out more about our A Level Spanish course. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Sara (sfisherstout@qeliz.ac.uk).


Sport & Leisure

It’s Not Just About Football – Listen to Sport and Leisure students talk about their experiences of studying this course at QE.

Follow the Sport and Leisure department on both Twitter (QE_SportLeisure) and Instagram (qe_sport_travel).


Travel & Tourism

It’s Not Just About Holidays – Listen to Travel and Tourism students talk about their experiences of studying this course at QE.

Follow the Travel and Tourism department on both Twitter (QE_Travel) and Instagram (qe_sport_travel).


Feel free to visit our subject websites as they include sample taster lessons and the contact details for all of our Course Leaders. You are more than welcome to get in touch with any of them and ask any questions you might have. There is no need to enter any login or password information to access these subject websites.