Aston University
Aston University
An opportunity for Sixth Form students to enhance their current studies in Social Sciences by attending a programme of stimulating lectures by academics from Aston's School of Languages and Social Sciences at Aston University

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Power, Authority and Social Relations Sixth Form Conference

University event offered by Aston University

Event Summary:

An opportunity for Sixth Form students to enhance their current studies in Social Sciences by attending a programme of stimulating lectures by academics from Aston's School of Languages and Social Sciences

Full Event Details:

Aston University's Power, Authority and Social Relations Conference will take place on Wednesday 4th July 2012 from 10.00am to 3.30pm.

The conference is free of charge and will offer a great opportunity for students to enhance their current sixth form level studies by providing stimulating lectures from academics from Aston University’s School of Languages and Social Sciences.

As places are limited, booking is essential. Early booking is advisable as places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. If you would like to reserve places for your students, please complete the enclosed booking form and return it to the address on the form by Wednesday 20th June 2012.

To request a copy of the programme or further details, or to book places for your students please contact Jaz Simms, Marketing and Outreach Co-ordinator for the School of Languages and Social Sciences at the address below.

Suitable For:
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
Individuals (Enquiry not required to be through a school)

Duration: Full Day

Min. Students: 1

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Institution Profile:

Aston, a research-led University, was founded in 1895. It has been recognised as a University since 1966 and is renowned for its excellent teaching quality and significant ties to industry, government and commerce. Based in the centre of Birmingham, it boasts a 40 acre-campus with academic, social and accommodation facilities. The University’s student population of just over 8,800 comes from more than 120 countries.

This University is dedicated to superior education with innovative programmes. The five main areas of study at the University are Aston Business School; the School of Engineering and Applied Science; the School of Languages and Social Sciences; the School of Life and Health Sciences; and Interdisciplinary Studies.

Academic strengths

The University is committed to providing high quality, innovative programmes, which meet the needs of the professional world and prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career. Aston University is consistently highly ranked in various league/rankings tables.

The following subject areas have been assessed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) as Excellent (marks over 22 out of 24): business and management; biological sciences; French; German; optometry; pharmacy; and psychology.

Most of our bachelor’s degrees offer you the choice to study on sandwich courses, which include a paid work placement or a study year at a partner institution. The work placement provides the opportunity to put knowledge into practice whilst gaining valuable professional experience to enhance your employment prospects.

Aston Graduates are highly sought after by many major international companies, and the University is consistently at the top of the league tables for graduate employment.




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