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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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

Discover: Lectures and workshops

Health Professionals Courses

From nursing to physiotherapy and podiatry to operating department practice.

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More than just the magic sponge

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Want to work in an operating theatre?

This talk will discuss the role of the ODP and the specialist skills they have in the three areas of perioperative practice

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What is Podiatry?

Gain an insight into the exciting professional career choice of podiatry and explore the role of a podiatrist. 

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Occupational Therapy

Helping people live life to the full. Explore the role of an occupational therapist and the career opportunities available. 

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What is a Learning Disability Nurse?

This fascinating talk will explore how Learning Disability Nurses (LDNs) influence the health and lives of people with learning disabilities.

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An introduction to Adult Nursing

Explore the role of an adult nurse and the career opportunities available. 

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What is Mental Health Nursing?

This session will explore what it is like to be a mental health nurse.

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What is the role of a midwife?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work alongside women during one of their most exciting journeys?
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Children's Nursing - Making a difference

This is an insight into the role of a children’s nurse

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