Wednesday 16th November saw about half of the 6.1 year heading to Oxford High School for the day, with half the sixth form at OHS making the return journey to Radley. This was the first joint study day between the two schools and the students had chosen from a wide range of electives that covered everything from Art, Literature, Language and Culture to Science and Engineering. They then spent three seperate sessions discussing, debating and thinking about or doing their chosen subject and the result was a thoroughly stimlating and enjoyable day.
A full list of the electives that were on offer for the day is below:
Art - Multi Culturalism - Cultural Identity - The Modern Day Selfie
Art - Raku Pottery
Art History - Shock value - Art & Scandal
Computer Sciences - Programming
Culture & History - Russian Politics
Culture & Literature - The birth and death of modernity.
Engineering - Morgan car factory visit
Geography - Contentious Issues in Global Energy Policy
History & Culture - Tea Blending
History & Literature - Machiavelli
Language & Culture - French cooking
Language & Culture - Great Latin Americans
Language & culture - World Cinema
Language - Linguistics
Literature - Literature on screen
Philosophy - Philosophy & Literature
Science - Applied microbiology
Science - Aromatic chemistry
Science - DNA testing.
Science - History of Medicine
Science - Problem solving in Physics and Engineering