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School of Computing Hosts Petrochallenge 2012

PETROCHALLENGE is an educational event aimed at school pupils aged between 14 – 19 studying maths, science, engineering, geography, IT and business related subjects, to gain first-hand experience of what it’s like to be part of an oil and gas company. The event uses an innovative web-based learning tool developed by Simprentis where participants act […]

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Wick High School student take part in a Unity lab exercise.

Wick High School Visit 21st June 2012

The School was contacted earlier this year  by Chris Aitken at Wick High School.  He had a group of 7 higher students who wished to study Computing at university or college so built on the existing partnership with ourselves to offer a “computing science experience day” to our pupils.  The pupils chose which topics they wished to […]

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Photograph of robots programmed to plat croquet

National Science Week: Robot Croquet exhibit

RGU news posted last week that we had a stand at the Satrosphere on Saturday 17th March – Robot croquet: Discovery Day to encourage kids to explore science and engineering.   Here’s a brief summary of the day and it looks like we were quite the attraction.   The Croquet Robots exhibit, jointly representing IDEAS […]

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