Key Stage 5 Resources

Biology Resources

LIPID MAPS Learning Resource

LIPID MAPS Learning Resources

PDF | Multiple Files | Year 12-13 These resources are designed for A-Level Biology students to use in self-directed study or revision, and to support Biology teachers with learning and… Read...

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Chemistry A Level Resources

PDBe Learning Resources

PDF | Multiple Files | Year 12-13 These resources are designed for A-Level Biology and Chemistry students to use in self-directed study or revision, and to support Biology and Chemistry… Read...

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Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Biology Blog Posts

Biology Videos

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Beyond Biology

22 minutes At university, there is so many options related to Biology – in fact there are over 40! Our Degree Programme Director for Agriculture, Catherine Douglas, provides an overview… Read...

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STEM Kitchen - Bread

STEM Kitchen: Science of Bread

4 minutes Discover the science behind baking bread with a super simple bread recipe.  https://youtu.be/C1Morx7qM5g Bread Recipe Requires 460g Strong bread flour 2 Teaspoons of salt 7g Sachet of fast-action… Read...

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Dove Marine Diaries: The Princess Royal

7 minutes Dive into the world of marine science on board Newcastle University’s research vessel, The Princess Royal. Captain Neil Armstrong takes us on a tour of the research vessel… Read...

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Careers in Biomedical Sciences

6 minutes Biomedical Sciences degrees open up a wide variety of career options, watch Amy talk through possible careers paths for graduates.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M41Y8KojTKg

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Chemistry Resources

LIPID MAPS Learning Resource

LIPID MAPS Learning Resources

PDF | Multiple Files | Year 12-13 These resources are designed for A-Level Biology students to use in self-directed study or revision, and to support Biology teachers with learning and… Read...

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Chemistry A Level Resources

PDBe Learning Resources

PDF | Multiple Files | Year 12-13 These resources are designed for A-Level Biology and Chemistry students to use in self-directed study or revision, and to support Biology and Chemistry… Read...

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Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Chemistry Blog Posts

How to Make Rock Candy

This weeks Try This Tuesday takes a while, but you end up with a tasty treat! You will need: A wooden skewer or chopstick Peg 1 cup of water 2-3… Read...

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Chemistry Videos

STEM Kitchen - Bread

STEM Kitchen: Science of Bread

4 minutes Discover the science behind baking bread with a super simple bread recipe.  https://youtu.be/C1Morx7qM5g Bread Recipe Requires 460g Strong bread flour 2 Teaspoons of salt 7g Sachet of fast-action… Read...

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STEM Kitchen - Honeycomb

STEM Kitchen: Honeycomb Reaction

5 minutes Learn about the science of honeycomb – what makes all those bubbles!? https://youtu.be/_daS-HknyA0 Honeycomb Recipe Requires Baking Tray Greaseproof Paper/ Butter Saucepan Wooden Spoon Stove 100g Sugar 2.5… Read...

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Pharmacy Careers

4 minutes A Pharmacy degree can lead to lots of exciting careers, watch as we take you through the career options open to Pharmacy graduates. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UqT_UNsvJ8&ab_channel=NewcastleUniversityWebinars

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Chemistry Careers

Chemistry Career Journeys

10 minutes Where could chemistry lead you? Three Scientists share their journeys with Chemistry from A Level to career. https://youtu.be/jWUKVd2YVPk Hear more from our Chemists If you want to hear… Read...

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Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Computing Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Computing Blog Posts

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Computing Videos

Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Computer Science Career Journeys

Computer Science Career Journeys

9 minutes What can you do with a Computer Science degree? Our experts share their career journeys in computing. https://youtu.be/lXMMWoLfqN0 Hear more from our Computer Scientists If you want to… Read...

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Best Inventions

What is your Best Invention?

5 minutes Scientists and Engineers at Newcastle University share their best inventions, designs and creations for British Science Week 2021. The theme of BSW 2021 is Innovating for the Future.… Read...

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Ask our Computer Scientist

Ask our Computer Scientist

7 minutes Newcastle University’s Jan Smeddinck answers your questions on Computer Science and Game Design. Jan answers the following questions: How do you go about making a video game? Are… Read...

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Engineering Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Engineering Blog Posts

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Engineers Abroad: A Semester in Australia

Chemical Engineering student, Rosie, tells us all about her studies in Australia for her semester abroad. At Newcastle University I studied a 4 year integrated masters in Chemical Engineering, and… Read...

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Engineering Videos

Geospatial Alumni Experience

4 minutes Here from graduates from Newcastle University’s Geospatial Engineering courseshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdPNAXOfUgw&ab_channel=NewcastleUniversityWebinars

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Engineering careers

Engineering Career Journeys

16 minutes How do you become an engineer? Engineers from different backgrounds and disciplines share their journeys to becoming an engineer. https://youtu.be/HDQvaYxeu9A Hear more from our Engineers If you want… Read...

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Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Best Inventions

What is your Best Invention?

5 minutes Scientists and Engineers at Newcastle University share their best inventions, designs and creations for British Science Week 2021. The theme of BSW 2021 is Innovating for the Future.… Read...

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Advice for girls aspiring to a career in STEM

Advice for Girls Aspiring to a Career in STEM

7 minutes Newcastle University’s scientists and engineers share their advice for young women who may be thinking about a career in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths). Special guest, Chi… Read...

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General STEM Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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General STEM Blog Posts

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The Science of the Winter Olympics

As the Winter Olympics draws to a close this weekend, scientist and Newcastle Graduate Ambassador, Ashleigh, takes us through some of the most interesting sports science stories of the games.… Read...

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General STEM Videos

STEM Kitchen - Bread

STEM Kitchen: Science of Bread

4 minutes Discover the science behind baking bread with a super simple bread recipe.  https://youtu.be/C1Morx7qM5g Bread Recipe Requires 460g Strong bread flour 2 Teaspoons of salt 7g Sachet of fast-action… Read...

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STEM Kitchen - Honeycomb

STEM Kitchen: Honeycomb Reaction

5 minutes Learn about the science of honeycomb – what makes all those bubbles!? https://youtu.be/_daS-HknyA0 Honeycomb Recipe Requires Baking Tray Greaseproof Paper/ Butter Saucepan Wooden Spoon Stove 100g Sugar 2.5… Read...

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STEM Kitchen - Mug Cake

STEM Kitchen: Mug Cake

4 minutes Learn all about the science behind microwaves and discover how to make a cake in a mug! https://youtu.be/Syathe36lBU Mug Cake Recipe Requires 4 tablespoons plain flour 2 tablespoons… Read...

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Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Best Inventions

What is your Best Invention?

5 minutes Scientists and Engineers at Newcastle University share their best inventions, designs and creations for British Science Week 2021. The theme of BSW 2021 is Innovating for the Future.… Read...

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Geography Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Geography Blog Posts

Lake District

Field Trip: Measuring the Lake District

Every year our first year Surveying and Mapping  Sciences and GIS students take part in an eight day field trip to the Seathwaite Valley in the heart of the Lake District. In… Read...

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Geography Videos

Ask our Hydrologist

Ask our Hydrologist

6 minutes Newcastle University’s Liz Lewis answers your questions on water and climate change Liz answers the following questions: What is hydrology? How is climate change linked to flooding and… Read...

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Geospatial Alumni Experience

4 minutes Here from graduates from Newcastle University’s Geospatial Engineering courseshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdPNAXOfUgw&ab_channel=NewcastleUniversityWebinars

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Maths Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Maths Blog Posts

Virtual Treasure Hunt

To celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day we have put together a virtual treasure hunt that you can do from a phone or computer. For this treasure hunt you… Read...

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Our Best Science Jokes!

We asked some of our students for their favourite STEM jokes. Scientific explanations are underneath each one. Neutrons make up the middle (nucleus) of atoms and don’t have any electric… Read...

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Maths Videos

Engineering careers

Engineering Career Journeys

16 minutes How do you become an engineer? Engineers from different backgrounds and disciplines share their journeys to becoming an engineer. https://youtu.be/HDQvaYxeu9A Hear more from our Engineers If you want… Read...

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Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Advice for girls aspiring to a career in STEM

Advice for Girls Aspiring to a Career in STEM

7 minutes Newcastle University’s scientists and engineers share their advice for young women who may be thinking about a career in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths). Special guest, Chi… Read...

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Future in Maths

A Future in Maths

13 minutes In this recording of our Future in Maths talk, Matt takes you through: Why is maths important? What it’s like to study maths at university Maths careers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dsFpVmPIaXw… Read...

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A Future in Engineering

A Future in Engineering

16 minutes In this recording of our Future in Engineering  talk, Matt takes you through: The basics – what to engineers do? Different types of engineering: chemical, civil, electrical, geospatial,… Read...

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Medical Sciences Resources

Medical Sciences Blog Posts

Medical Sciences Videos

Pharmacy Careers

4 minutes A Pharmacy degree can lead to lots of exciting careers, watch as we take you through the career options open to Pharmacy graduates. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UqT_UNsvJ8&ab_channel=NewcastleUniversityWebinars

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Careers in Biomedical Sciences

6 minutes Biomedical Sciences degrees open up a wide variety of career options, watch Amy talk through possible careers paths for graduates.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M41Y8KojTKg

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Pharmacy Application Tips

4 minutes Learn about some top tips for applying to Pharmacy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXKf91Fjp-Y&ab_channel=StudyMedicalSciences

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Physics Resources

Careers for Climate Change

Careers for Climate Change

PDF | 1MB | Year 9-13 Climate Change is one of the greatest threats facing our planet. Engineers from all disciplines are researching and innovating to help prevent and slow… Read...

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Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Physics Blog Posts

How to Bend Water

This week’s experiment is quick and simple but sure to amaze! You will need: A balloon An indoor tap Clean dry hair Method: Turn the tap on so there is… Read...

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Physics Videos

STEM Kitchen - Mug Cake

STEM Kitchen: Mug Cake

4 minutes Learn all about the science behind microwaves and discover how to make a cake in a mug! https://youtu.be/Syathe36lBU Mug Cake Recipe Requires 4 tablespoons plain flour 2 tablespoons… Read...

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Engineering careers

Engineering Career Journeys

16 minutes How do you become an engineer? Engineers from different backgrounds and disciplines share their journeys to becoming an engineer. https://youtu.be/HDQvaYxeu9A Hear more from our Engineers If you want… Read...

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Physics careers

Physics Career Journeys

9 minutes What can you do with a Physics degree? Three Physicists share their career journeys and insights into a career in Physics. https://youtu.be/Y2MxpLSEaj0 Hear more from our Physicists If… Read...

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Holmes Lectures

Holmes Lectures: Women in STEM

30 minutes + 50 minutes Part 1: Where are the Women in STEM? This interactive lecture uncovers the history of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and the reasons why the… Read...

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Advice for girls aspiring to a career in STEM

Advice for Girls Aspiring to a Career in STEM

7 minutes Newcastle University’s scientists and engineers share their advice for young women who may be thinking about a career in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths). Special guest, Chi… Read...

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Psychology Resources

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Where Could Your A Levels Take You?

Powerpoint | 559MB | Year 11-13 Find out where your favourite A Level subjects could take you, from university and beyond. Explore a whole library of university courses, categorised by… Read...

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Psychology Blog Posts

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The Science of Smells and Memory

In this week’s blog post, psychology graduate, Maria, explains the science behind smells that help us recall vivid memories. We probably don’t analyse why we see the world around us,… Read...

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Psychology Videos

Psychology Application Tips

4 minutes Learn some top tips to help your Psychology application!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fz0YiszYdpU&ab_channel=StudyMedicalSciences

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