Taster Days

Year 12 / Year 1 college students can experience first-hand what it’s like to study a subject at university through sample lectures or interactive workshops at a Taster Day. Taster Days take place on our campus, where you’ll have the chance to look around and meet students and staff. Suitable for individual and group bookings, those with strong subject interests or the undecided!

To book places on any of the events just click on the links and complete the form.

If you have any questions, please email schools.liaison@hud.ac.uk

DateTitleDescriptionBooking Link
7 Feb 10.00-14.30 Working with children, young people and families

If you're interested in working with children, young people and families but not sure which avenue to choose, then come along to our Taster Day. Find out about the courses available, explore career opportunities across different sectors as well as meet our professional staff, speak to current students explore our campus.

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7 Mar 10.00-14.30 Working with young people and the community

If you're interested in working with children, young people, families and/or as part of the community and want to find out more about your options, then come along to our Taster Day. Find out about the course available, explore career opportunities across the different sectors as well as meet our professional staff, speak to current students and explore our campus. 

Click here to download a programme for the day.

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 25 Apr 10.00-14.30 Working with young people and the community

 If you're interested in working with children, young people, families and/or as part of the community and want to find out more about your options, then come along to our Taster Day. Find out about the course available, explore career opportunities across the different sectors as well as meet our professional staff, speak to current students and explore our campus.

Click here to download a programme for the day.

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 20 Jun 10.00-14.30 Religious Studies

In today's multicultural society, religion plays a key role, influencing how many of us live and the culture around us. We believe religious studies is important because it promotes religious and cultural literacy, paramount in our society today. If you're interested in contemporary society; its structures and the place of individuals and communities within it; alongside a deeper understanding of why people hold religious beliefs and follow religious practices come and join us. 

Click here to download a programme for the day.

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Discover Programme

Enjoy subject-specific lectures or workshops in your school or college for Year 12 / Year 1 college students, delivered by academics who teach at the University and designed to both complement the curriculum and introduce new subject areas.

To book or find out more about 2017-18 lectures and workshops please email discoverprogramme@hud.ac.uk

Learning through play

Exploring the role of outdoor space on our learning and development

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Working with children and young people

For students interested in working with children and young people who aren't sure about the different career opportunities

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Mental health and wellbeing of young people

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Cyber safe generation

This session will explore children's wellbeing online and how those working them can keep them safe

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Muslims in Britain: From sojourners to settlers

This session will explore the history of Muslims in Britain

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Routes into teaching

This session will explore the various qualification routes in teaching early years, primary, secondary and post-16

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