Buckinghamshire New University
Buckinghamshire New University
Bring your students to our 'Higher Education Awareness Day' (HEAD) for a variety of taster sessions in this area, and discussion about studying at university. These events allow for students to get to talk to actual academics to get a real feel for the course. at Buckinghamshire New University

University Event


Higher Education Awareness Day For Health and Social Care

University event offered by Buckinghamshire New University

Event Summary:

Bring your students to our 'Higher Education Awareness Day' (HEAD) for a variety of taster sessions in this area, and discussion about studying at university. These events allow for students to get to talk to actual academics to get a real feel for the course.

Full Event Details:

Our Higher Education Awareness Days (HEAD) allow for students that are about to embark on the next step of their education to experience what university is really like. These days will include sessions focussing on the application side of going to university ranging from personal statement writing and what universities look for in an applicant to applying for student finance and what they provide. Academics will on hand to give talks and presentations into what the course involves and what successful students can move onto career wise.

Our Health and Social Care HEAD will allow for students to gain an insight into an extremely rewarding career. Lecturers will be on hand to give detailed talks about the course itself and university as a whole. Current students will also be on hand to explain their own experiences whilst being a student and will be able to offer real firsthand experiences whilst studying at a degree level.

As well as talks by both academics and students there will also be a chance to see the facilities that the university has to offer and the social side of university to give the students a rounded picture of what being a student is truly like.

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

Duration: Short Session

Min. Students: 1

Sorry this event has no dates listed

Click here to search our database

Institution Profile:

Schools & Colleges Outreach

Our Schools and Colleges Outreach team is here to help learners, parents and carers understand what’s involved with university study. We run events, talks, campus visits and workshops focusing on raising awareness, aspirations and attainment.

Our activities can be tailored, are designed to be flexible, and we offer a choice of locations to work around your needs. By working together with schools and colleges, we can help give learners the information and inspiration to make informed choices about their future.

Creating an academic link
If you’d like to link up with one of our academic departments, we’d be very happy to hear from you. Please contact us to explore ways that we can help your learners’ progress.

Widening participation
We are committed to widening participation. We firmly believe that everyone who has the potential to benefit from higher education should get the opportunity to study.

We’re here to support bright, talented young people to succeed at school and college, whatever their social or financial background. We can help them think realistically about how university could boost their prospects.

We are proud of our track record for raising people’s aspirations and helping them get results and move towards their goals. We have a wide experience of helping learners in groups that are normally under-represented in higher education.

Our work is targeted to involve students from lower income families, postcodes where fewer people go on to university, young people in care and disabled students.




Social Sharing:


 
Career Development Institute
Careers England
 
The Education Resources Awards
 
Shell LiveWIRE Winner
 
Cookie Policy    X