Upcoming events for schools and colleges

 

We deliver a wide variety of campus-based events throughout the school year for students across all of the Key Stages, alongside our university wide Open Days and individual Campus Tours (please contact us for more information). Those events scheduled for the Spring & Summer Term (2017) can be found below, along with links to event pages and booking information:

Date Event Audience Places available
Throughout school year (on campus/ in school) English & Language Sciences Master class with Dr Steve Disney  'A day talking speech: Researching & representing real-life speech' Students in school Years 12 and 13 25 places available
Tuesday 28 March Jeff Povey Visiting Writer Series  Students in Year 9  10 places available per school
Thursday 25 May Raising Aspirations Day Students in Year 6  30 places available per school
Saturday 10 June Open Day Prospective students & parents Unlimited
Monday 31 July - Thursday 3 August 2017 Residential Summer School Students in school Years 12 and 13 12 places are available on each of the following pathways: 

* Culture & Language Sciences (Journalism & Media)

* Sport & Health Sciences

* Education & Teaching
For more information, or to book on to any of these events, please email the Student Recruitment and Outreach Team at visitus@marjon.ac.uk

 

Bespoke workshops (throughout the school year)

In addition to those events highlighted above, we can also deliver advice, information and guidance-based workshops in your school or college at any time. Topics have been designed to raise awareness of, and remove barriers to HE and include (but are not limited to):

  • Confidence-building for HE
  • Making a UCAS application
  • Personal statement writing
  • Study skills for Level 3 students
  • Student funding applications and budgeting
  • Student life
  • Transitioning to HE 

We also offer subject-specific workshops and master classes in all of our subject areas.