Higher Horizons+
Higher Horizons+
This one hour workshop aims to ensure students are familiar with university personal statements, including what a personal statements is, top tips for writing a personal statement and how a student can build personal statement content up even before they are tasked with starting to write one. at Higher Horizons+

University Event


Lets Get Personal (Funded UniTasterDays Personal Statements Session)

University event offered by Higher Horizons+

Event Summary:

This one hour workshop aims to ensure students are familiar with university personal statements, including what a personal statements is, top tips for writing a personal statement and how a student can build personal statement content up even before they are tasked with starting to write one.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is only available to certain schools

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Full Event Details:

The session includes video content, and closes with a personal statement exercise where students will work on their own personal statement, and identify positive and negative aspects of real personal statements used by university applicants in previous years.

Why?
This session is designed to be both motivational and aspirational for students. It will ensure students start thinking about what they can do in their current year of study to have a positive impact when writing their personal statements in the future.

Where?
This session can be delivered at your institution or at the university.

When?
Available upon request throughout the year.

Number of Students?
This session is suitable for group sizes ranging from 15 through to 40

Year Group: Year 11 or Year 12.
The session content is different based on the year group it is delivered for.

Additional Information: This free session is sponsored by the Higher Horizons+ network and is provided through UniTasterDays, who offer award winning resources for schools.

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 4 (Students aged 14-16)
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)

Duration:

Short Session

Dates Available:

We can deliver this event at our institution or your school or college. Please contact us to arrange a date.

Minimum number of students:

5

Institution Profile:

Higher Horizons+
Visit higherhorizons.co.uk to find out more and book exciting new outreach initiatives for your school.

Higher Horizons+ has been funded by the Office for Students for the next two years to deliver collaborative outreach in target areas of Cheshire, Staffordshire and Shropshire. The Programme aims to encourage young people to think about their future educational progression and double the number of young people from under-represented groups progressing to university by 2020.

How much will the new Outreach Activity cost your school?
All activity delivered by Higher Horizons+ is funded by the government, via the Office for Students, including transport costs. We also have bursaries available to help cover the cost of cover supervisors in school when you attend our outreach events off site.

How to get in touch
If you would like to find out more about the programme and request activity you can contact us via:

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01782 734238
Website: higherhorizons.co.uk

Can my students sign up for programmes directly?
The Unify Summer School, for Year 10s, is learner sign up. They can access information here: higherhorizons.co.uk/unify

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