Newman University
Newman University
The aim of this conference is to help prepare students for the UCAS application cycle and life whilst studying at University. Students will attend workshops on choosing a course/university, personal statements, student finance and the opportunity to hear the experiences of current university students. at Newman University

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Newman University Student Conference

University event offered by Newman University

Event Summary:

The aim of this conference is to help prepare students for the UCAS application cycle and life whilst studying at University. Students will attend workshops on choosing a course/university, personal statements, student finance and the opportunity to hear the experiences of current university students.

Full Event Details:

Preparing for University Conference: Thursday 26th February 2015

The aim of this conference is to help prepare students for the UCAS application cycle and life whilst studying at University. Students will attend workshops on choosing a course/university, personal statements, student finance and the opportunity to hear the experiences of current university students.

Please note that booking is essential and places are limited to 20 per institution. All places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. To book places on the conference please email Kimberley Chadwick at: [email protected]

The programme will include:

Welcome to Newman University

An Introduction to Higher Education- This session will encourage students to start thinking about which subject they may wish to study at university and the entry requirements for HE courses. It will also explore the UCAS application process in preparation for September.

Student Life- Current Newman students will discuss their experiences of studying at university covering topics such as; budgeting, the student lifestyle, and international opportunities.

Campus tour

How to write an effective Personal Statement- This session will prepare students for the UCAS application cycle, focusing on hints & tips on how to write the most effective Personal Statement.

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)

Duration:

Full Day

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Minimum number of students:

1

Institution Profile:

Newman University is a single campus university based in Birmingham, founded in 1968. We have two Faculties: the Faculty of Education (FED) and the Faculty of Arts, Society and Professional Studies (FASPS). Every undergraduate degree at Newman University involves a compulsory work placement. This is usually carried out in the 2nd year of the degree and is a key factor in the high employment rate of our graduates. The majority of our 3yr degrees are offered as a 4 year degree incorporating a foundation year. This enables those who are traditionally unable to access degree an alternative route into beginning ... more





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