To introduce young people to the idea of studying at university and give them a taste of university life.
Full Event Details:
The student will choose from either:
••A range of generic motivation and study skills activities
••A range of subject-specific tasters, run by student ambassadors, around team work.
Making a Mortar Board - Students make their own mortar boards, which they can then wear during a mock graduation ceremony at the end of the day.
At the end of this taster day, the students will have learned:
••The dynamics of team work
••Business-style decision making
••Evaluative and analytical skills
••Communication and delegating skills
••Presentation and confidence-building skills.
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 3 (Students aged 11-14)
Minimum number of students: