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Activities by subject

Activities by subject

To find out more about subject-specific activities and resources for schools and colleges, please find the relevant department below.

Not sure which subject to choose? Have a look at our 'What can I do with my A-levels?' page.

Biological Sciences offer a series of year-round events, talks and activities for students. These can be found here.

Members of the Classics department have recorded videos on hot topics from some of their most popular talks for you to watch, or produced PDF versions of PowerPoints and handouts full of information and suggestions for further reading that you can download and use. Find out more by clicking here.

We are keen to motivate young people, across age groups and of all genders, to study computer science. We run an extensive programme of activities with schools to promote student interest in the field of Computer Science at all levels.

Click here to find out more about our Computer Science activities.

Dedicated to improving public and student understanding of our planet, Earth Sciences have developed crib sheets, complete with fun practical exercises, aimed at Year 12 / 13 students. Click here to go to the Earth Sciences resources page.

The Department of Economics at Royal Holloway produces world leading research and teaching on topics ranging from the effect of immigration on labour markets, to how and why stock markets soar and plummet just before news is released, to why children born during financial crises underachieve, to the economic impacts of Brexit, and various issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Please visit the Economics page to see our resources including videos explaining what we do as well as a links to external sources and recommending reading.

Electronic Engineering have collated various videos, posters and tutorials, which can be found here.

Click here for all of our English resources for schools and colleges.


Our initiative for KS4 and KS5 English Literature teachers

  • Contemporary resources for teaching GCSE and A-Level texts
  • Community and connection
  • Inspiration, collaboration and continuing professional development

Click here to visit the English TeacherHub.

The Department of Geography is committed to inspiring the next generation of geographers through a wide programme of activities every year.

Click here for a list of upcoming events, resources and activities for schools and colleges.


Please visit our TeacherHub>Geography page to find out more about the activities on offer for Geography teachers.

Our HistoryHub prvides learning resources for Key Stage 4 History. Please click here for more.

Resources for schools from a world-renowned department.

Find talks and workshops for school groups from Information Security here.

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (LLC) is committed to working with schools and are engaged in a broad range of outreach initiatives, from media work and online lectures to school visits and webinars.

The resources are designed to bring together a range of online resources for students of Modern Languages (French, German, Italian, Spanish), and covers aspects of language, literature, film, history and visual culture. Our interdisciplinary and comparative resources, reflecting our popular degrees in Comparative Literature and Culture, Liberal Arts and History of Art and Visual Culture, will also be of interest to students of English, Drama, Art, Film, History and other Humanities subject areas.

Visit the resources page here.

The Department of Law have created a free video series on key legal cases, 'Legal Landmark'. Click here to view the playlist.

Our Maths Department offers a range of activities for schools, such as a conference for Year 12 students (Exploring Maths) in June, Public lectures, Taster days, Science festival and a series of talks from academics.

Click here for more details.

The Department of Music at Royal Holloway is very keen to forge links with schools and colleges. If you would like to discuss how our experts might be able to support your subject teaching, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please click here for more.

There’s a host of Physics events and resources available to schools at every level of study. Please click here to see more.

The Department of Politics, International Relations and Philosophy at Royal Holloway University generates world-leading research and teaching on topics ranging from the study of elections, to global environmental policy, to issues of immigration and asylum, to youth movements and the politics of young Londoners, to the impact of Brexit, to women’s under-representation in politics, and problems related to Covid-19 pandemic. 

Please click here to visit our resources page, which is designed to share our work with you in a form designed for easy consumption, to stimulate ideas and discussion amongst teachers and pupils in secondary schools. The resources include blogs, newspaper articles, short academic articles, and podcasts produced by our academics, and organised into themes.

We’re always looking for ways to engage the next generation of psychologists.

Click here to view Psychology resources for schools and colleges.

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