Birmingham School of Media Applicant Visit Days

Birmingham School of Media will be running several Applicant Visit Days. Your start time will depend on whether you are attending a morning or afternoon session. Registration times and an outline for each session are shown below.

AVD Timetable - Saturday 4th March AM

TimeActivityVenue
8.45am-9.30pm

Arrival and registration
Following registration, candidates will be taken to the interview area by student ambassadors prior to the session start at 9.30 and will be asked to leave their portfolio for review. 

Level 0, The Parkside Building

9.30am-10.45pm

Academic pathway introductions

Applicants and guests will be taken in groups for 2 programme specific talks of your choice. You will have a chance to meet with academic members of staff and you will be introduced to the facilities and specialist details of the programmes.

Leave from Attrium

11.00pm-11.45pm

Programme outline, Research and Professional Development and student Q&A with an introduction from the Head of the Birmingham School of Media

Parkside Lecture Theatre, P350

11.45pm-12.15pm

Break

 

12.15pm

Interviews

The Student Ambassadors will ensure that you make it to your interviews on time, signposting you to the interview area. The ambassadors will be around to answer any queries you may have while you are waiting for your interview.

ADM Course Central, Level 3 Millennium Point. Specific room numbers will be given to you on appointment. 

AVD Timetable - Saturday 4th March PM

TimeActivityVenue
11.00am-12.30pm

Arrival and registration
Following registration, candidates will be taken to the interview area by student ambassadors prior to the session start at 12.30 and will be asked to leave their portfolio for review. 

Level 0, The Parkside Building

12.15am-1.00pm

Programme outline, Research and Professional Development and student Q&A with an introduction from the Head of the Birmingham School of Media

Leave from Attrium

1.15pm-2.30pm

Academic pathway introductions

Applicants and guests will be taken in groups for 2 programme specific talks of your choice. You will have a chance to meet with academic members of staff and you will be introduced to the facilities and specialist details of the programmes.

Parkside Lecture Theatre, P350

2.30pm-3.00pm

Break

 

2.45pm

Interviews

The Student Ambassadors will ensure that you make it to your interviews on time, signposting you to the interview area. The ambassadors will be around to answer any queries you may have while you are waiting for your interview.

ADM Course Central, Level 3 Millennium Point. Specific room numbers will be given to you on appointment. 

AVD Timetable - Saturday 18th March 

TimeActivityVenue
10.30am-11.15pm

Arrival and registration
Following registration, candidates will select the two subject specific talks that they would like to attend during the day.

They will then be escorted by student ambassadors to the School of Media course outline presentations.

Level 0, The Parkside Building

11.30am-12.15pm

BA (Hons) Media and Communication Course Outline presentations will take place.

Room C192, Curzon Building

12.30pm-1.05pm

Subject specific talk one

Candidates will be taken to their first subject specific talk. The options include:

PR/Journalism

Radio and Music Industries

TV and Event and Exhibition Industries

New Media and Research/PMP

Journalism/PR – P133, The Parkside Building

Radio and Music Industries –  P047, The Parkside Building

TV and Event and Exhibition Industries – P124, The Parkside Building

New Media and Research/PMP –  P105, The Parkside Building

1.10pm-1.45pm

Subject specific talk two

The second subject specific talk will commence shortly afterwards. The options include:

PR/Journalism

Radio and Music Industries

TV and Event and Exhibition Industries

New Media and Research/PMP

Journalism/PR – P133, The Parkside Building

Radio and Music Industries –  P047, The Parkside Building

TV and Event and Exhibition Industries – P124, The Parkside Building

New Media and Research/PMP –  P105, The Parkside Building

2.00am - 2.30pm

One-to-one talks

Candidates will have the opportunity to have a one-to-one chat with staff and current students. 

This is optional.

2.30pm-3.00pm

Media facilities tour

Candidates will be able to take a tour of the media studios. 

This is optional.

3.00pm

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