AS Biologists get to grips with mammalian hearts

23/04/18

The AS Biologists have been getting stuck into practical work applying their knowledge of the function of the mammalian heart. Using lambs hearts, all of the AS students have had the opportunity to ta... Read More

Chemistry Olympiad 2018 - Another great year for CSFC Students!

20/04/18

Another successful year for Cardiff Sixth Form College for the annual Chemistry Olympiad Competition. Coordinated by the Royal Society of Chemistry, the competition brings together students from aroun... Read More

CSFC HOSTS CAREERS FAIR

06/04/18

Last week CSFC hosted its annual Careers Fair, a key event run brilliantly by the Head of Careers Miss Bendle. We were joined by an enormous range of universities and were even treated to a visit by s... Read More

NASA UK Space Design Competition Finals

05/04/18

Twelve Cardiff Sixth Form College students, the winning team of the Welsh National Round that was held last November, took part in the finals of the UK Space Design Competition (endorsed by NASA) at t... Read More

15 Hour Physics Lesson Fundraiser

03/04/18

CSFC student Claire has organised with the help of Dr Hanbury a 15 hour Physics lesson to raise money for Heronsbridge School Leavers Department today. The leavers department is a crucial part of the ... Read More

Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Trip

03/04/18

22 students attended a trip organised by the Physics department at the College to Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxfordshire last week, where they were joined by Dr Hollis and Mr Grimes. They took ... Read More

European Youth Parliament Success

29/03/18

Congratulations to Donald, Melania, Nikolas, Rakhat, Elis, Jack, Berta and Anna on winning the South Wales round of the European Youth Parliament held at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay.  Excellent... Read More

BERTA INTERVIEWS LORD TOUHIG

29/03/18

Thanks once again to the sponsorship of Cardiff Bay Rotary Club, CSFC student Berta has had the opportunity to interview Lord Touhig, a former Defence Secretary on the subject of the need for Britain ... Read More

CSFC Passes Mock Inspection With Flying Colours

27/03/18

Cardiff Sixth Form College was given a mock inspection last week to give the College a weather check on the status of its readiness for a future inspection.  The focus of the inspection was on Trainin... Read More

Polymerase Chain Reaction Biology Workshop

22/03/18

Yesterday budding Biologists at CSFC attended a fascinating workshop based upon the topic of Polymerase Chain Reaction. Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) is a technique used by Molecular Biologists to e... Read More

CHINESE UNIVERSITY HONG KONG SEMINAR

22/03/18

Yesterday CSFC welcomed Chinese University Hong Kong representatives Annie and Francis to the College to speak to our AS and A2 students about the fantastic selection of 70 programmes on offer, and ga... Read More

‘Science in Health Live’ at Cardiff University

19/03/18

Last Friday around 60 of our budding Medicine, Dentistry and Healthcare students attended the coveted ‘Science in Health Live’ at Cardiff University’s campus at the University Hospital, Wales. As part... Read More

GEOGRAPHY RESIDENTIAL TRIP TO ORIELTON

15/03/18

CSFC's keen Geographers have just returned from a residential trip to Orielton in Pembrokeshire. FSC (Orielton) is an environmental education charity providing informative and enjoyable opportunities ... Read More

OXFORD UNIVERSITY SCHOOLS DEBATING FINALS DAY

14/03/18

The Oxford Union Schools Debating Competition is the largest debating competition in the UK and the largest British Parliamentary school-level debating competition in the world.  With over 350 schools... Read More

Babraham Institute Cambridge Trip

12/03/18

Twelve students attended a ‘Schools Day’ visit provided by Babraham Institute, Cambridge. Each individual student chose a Biology based project from 21 different projects and joined a journey into Bio... Read More

Oxbridge Applications Preparation Seminars

08/03/18

Oxbridge Applications have come in today to speak to all of our Year 12s and deliver seminars on ‘Aspiring to World Class Universities’ in the morning, and ‘Applying to Oxford or Cambridge’ in the aft... Read More

Meet Representatives From the Chinese University of Hong Kong

08/03/18

We are welcoming the Chinese University of Hong Kong to CSFC this month. They will be hosting an Admission Consultation session on the 21 March 2018 (Wed), at 5:30 pm. Students are welcome to particip... Read More

Rotary Youth Speaks

08/03/18

The annual Rotary Youth Speaks is organised and promoted by Rotary International and is designed to support and encourage the development of effective communication skills in young people. We were for... Read More

DUTCH UNIVERSITIES VISIT CSFC

06/03/18

Yesterday CSFC had a visit from the following Dutch universities: Leiden University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, University College Utrecht and Tilberg University. They spoke to our students abou... Read More

CSFC Glee Production - Hairspray Jr.

27/02/18

The CSFC Glee Club annual production took place this weekend – Hairspray Jr, the classic tale of integration and teenage heartbreak was a feast for the eyes and ears. Our students have been rehearsing... Read More