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

6 Jun

9.45-14.30

Humanities, Media and Law

This Taster Day gives you the opportunity to explore up to two subject areas from a choice of History, English Language and Linguistics, English Literature Journalism and Media and Law. There’ll be the chance to experience interactive workshops led by our expert academic staff, meet our current students and take a tour of our amazing facilities. ‌

Click here to download a programme for the day.

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20 Jun

9.45-14.30

Humanities, Media and Law

This Taster Day gives you the opportunity to explore up to two subject areas from a choice of History, English Language and Linguistics, English Literature Journalism and Media and Law. There’ll be the chance to experience interactive workshops led by our expert academic staff, meet our current students and take a tour of our amazing facilities. ‌

Click here to download a programme for the day.

Book now

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

How smartphones are changing journalism

A practical workshop covering the increasing use of smartphones in journalism

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Making GIFs for social media

In this session, students have a go at creating and sharing their own GIFs - those short looping videos you see everywhere online.

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