2018 PENN SUMMER PREP PROGRAM

2018 Penn Summer Prep Program

2018 宾夕法尼亚大学暑期预备项目

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项目介绍

Penn Summer Prep Program宾大暑期预备项目为宾大众多高中生暑期项目之一,共分两期,每期两周,主要为学生提供了一个在常春藤充满活力的学习环境中探索一系列liberal arts and science人文和科学领域。宾大鼓励所有在这方面有强烈兴趣的学生在宾大丰富教育资源的环境下,参与这个大学本科水平的课程学习。不仅可以体验宾大充满历史的校园,还可以探索充满活力的费城。

在课程中,宾大为那些世界各地有才华又对知识充满渴望的学生设计了一系列多样严谨的沉浸市学习模块(modules),均由宾大讲师授课。虽然整个课程都没有学分,但是学生把他们的激情完全释放在他们感兴趣的领域上,而不是为了分数学习。在深入学习的过程中,很多学生会对跨学科的话题游乐更深入的了解,有望成为下一代批判性思想家和全球公民,并在我们的帮助下,磨炼学术成长的必要技能。所有完整参加完该项目学生都将收获Certificate of Completion,更有可能得到宾大教师的推荐信。


2018 Summer Prep课程

Penn Summer Prep Program项目共分为Session A和Session B两期。录取后的学生将会在课程顾问的指导下,在每期中分别选择参加上午和下午两个模块的学习,每个module都是从各个学科中精心挑选出可以代表宾大本科课程的深度和广度的课程。每天,每个module都需要学生参与两个半小时,可能在上午也可能在下午,课后会有老师布置阅读、写作或者作业等内容。不过学生要做好花更多的时间在课外学习上的心理准备。2018年不同Session的课程选择大致如下:

Session A

Morning modules

Module NameSubject Area(s)
Chasing the Cloud: Introduction to Networked InfrastructuresCommunications;Computer Science
Creative Launchpad: Intro to Making Things Up and Writing Them DownEnglish and Writing
Critical Approaches to Popular CultureCommunications
The Extraordinary StudentCollege Prep;Sciences
Fine Art PhotographyThe Arts
Genomics and BioinformaticsComputer Science;Sciences
Introduction to Data Visualization in RComputer Science
Public Speaking, Debating and PersuasionCollege Prep
The Biology of AntidepressantsSciences

Afternoon modules

Module NameSubject Area(s)
Anthropology: The Study of Culture and SocietyPhilosophy and Society
Introduction to Film StudiesThe Arts
Living in a Science Fiction WorldEnglish and Writing
Media, Activism, and Social MovementsCommunications;Philosophy and Society
Public Argument in the Age of HashtagsCommunications;English and Writing
Puzzles and Patterns in Language: Introduction to Linguistic AnalysisCommunications;English and Writing
Reading Plato’s ‘Republic’Philosophy and Society
Urban Justice: Race, Politics and Protest in Literature and CultureEnglish and Writing;Philosophy and Society
Writing the College Admissions EssayCollege Prep;English and Writing

Session B

Morning modules

Module NameSubject Area(s)
Chasing the Cloud: Introduction to Networked InfrastructuresCommunications;Computer Science
Climate Change on the Blue PlanetSciences
Creative Launchpad: Intro to Making Things Up and Writing Them DownEnglish and Writing
Critical Approaches to Popular CultureCommunications
The Extraordinary StudentCollege Prep;Sciences
Fine Art PhotographyThe Arts
Introduction to Geochemistry and Environmental ScienceSciences
Plants and their Environment, with labSciences
Politics of NaturePhilosophy and Society;Sciences
SciArt: The Intersection of Science and ArtThe Arts;English and Writing;Sciences
The Biology of AntidepressantsSciences

Afternoon modules

Module NameSubject Area(s)
Anthropology: The Study of Culture and SocietyPhilosophy and Society
Climate Change on the Blue PlanetSciences
Genomics and BioinformaticsComputer Science;Sciences
Introduction to Avant-Garde CinemaThe Arts
Introduction to Data Science using RComputer Science
Media, Activism, and Social MovementsCommunications;Philosophy and Society
Poetry, Performance, and PoliticsPhilosophy and Society;The Arts
Reading Plato’s ‘Republic’Philosophy and Society
The Fault in Our Star(t)s: Writing YAEnglish and Writing
Think Like a Scientist: genetics and the scientific methodSciences
Virality and Information DiffusionCommunications
Writing the College Admissions EssayCollege Prep;English and Writing

 

选课成功后,会收到类似下面两张图一样的课程表:

penn Summer Pre Program Schedule宾大暑期预备项目时间表

penn Summer Pre Program Schedule宾大暑期预备项目时间表


项目时间

夏校时间:

  • Session A:2018年7月10日- 7月20日
  • Session B:2018年7月24日-8月3日

申请截止日期:

  • Session A:2018年5月1日
  • Session B:2018年6月1日

 

录取通知:先申先审,录满为止。

 

申请要求

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以上内容摘自官网

http://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/programs/high-school/summer-prep

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