A fantastic way for Year 12, 13 and Level 3 students to experience their chosen degree course or profession for the day. Through a variety of interactive workshops, classroom discussions, laboratory sessions and lectures students can learn more about studying and applying for their chosen subject.
‘Pharmacy Study Day’ Wednesday 5th December 2018, 10.30am – 2.30pm
Through interactive workshops and lectures, students can learn more about studying and applying for Pharmacy at Aston University. Maximum ten places per school/college.
'Optometry Study Day’ Monday 10th December 2018, 10.30am – 2.30pm
Students can become an Optometrist for the day, discovering more about studying and applying for Optometry at Aston University. Maximum ten places per school/college.
So you want to succeed in business? Aston University Business Study Day Wednesday 12th December, 9.15am - 2.45pm
Aston University's Business Study Day is a fantastic opportunity for Year 12 and 13 students to gain insight into Aston University and it's global business school. Through interactive subject taster sessions in Business Management, Human Resource Management, Economics and Marketing, students will learn more about applying to, and studying for, a business degree at university and gain a deeper understanding of what it takes to succeed in the world of business. The day will consist of four interactive subject taster sessions as well as a question and answer session with our current business undergraduate students.
'Game on!' - An Introduction to Undergraduate Computer Science' Wednesday 24th – Friday 26th April 2019, 9:30am - 5pm
This three day, non-residential, Computer Science course is for Year 12 students studying Computer Science or Mathematics who may be considering a future in the Computing, Communication, Business Systems or Games sectors and want to explore their Higher Education options further. Students will experience sample lectures, providing an overview of a selection of some of the interesting and varied topics covered by a Computer Science degree. They will also hear from people who have studied Computer Science at university and be able to chat to them about their respective careers in computer-related industries. Finally, students will work in teams on a software development project which will allow novice and experienced programmers alike to tackle real-world problems and generate exciting solutions. Teams will formally present their project deliverables at the end of the course: parents/guardians and other family members are invited (and encouraged) to attend. Student attendance is compulsory on all three days.
'Psychology and Neuroscience Study Day’ Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 10.30am – 2.30pm
A chance for students to find out more about the exciting fields of Psychology and Neuroscience. Year 12 & 13 students will get the chance to experience studying and applying for Psychology and Neuroscience at Aston University, explore our facilities and meet our current undergraduate students. Maximum ten places per school/college.
'Biology Study Day' Wednesday 10th April 2019, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Students can discover more about studying Molecular Biology at Aston University through classroom discussions and interactive laboratory sessions. Maximum ten places per school/college.
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Throughout the event I felt challenged by the practical tasks that were set and enjoyed socialising with the new friends that I met from around the country