Social Sciences Applicant Taster Days

Timetables

Timetables will be confirmed soon. For a general indication of the day’s schedule of events, please see last year’s timetables below:

Criminology - Saturday ATD Timetable (Provisional)

Criminology - Wednesday ATD Timetable (Provisional)

Saturday Applicant Taster Day Timetable (Provisional)

Saturday Applicant Taster Day Timetable (Provisional)

TimeActivity
9am - 10am

Arrival and Registration: Registration of applicants for the School of Social Sciences will take place at Level 0, Curzon Building, City Centre Campus.

Security Studies applicants only: One to one sessions with admissions tutor for Security Studies.

10am - 11am

A Parent's Guide to University

An informal Q&A session for parents and applicants to meet our Criminology lecturers and discuss the journey into university.

11am - 12noon

Criminology Pathway Workshops

Applicants will be split into groups depending on their chosen subject pathway and take part in interactive workshops with current students and staff.

There will be different workshops for:

  • BA (Hons) Criminology applicants
  • BA (Hons) Criminology, Policing and Investigation applicants
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Security Studies applicants
12noon - 1pm

Lunch, and an opportunity to network with current students and staff

Security Studies applicants only: One to one sessions with admissions tutor for Security Studies.

1pm - 2.30pm

Taster Lecture

Come experience a taster lecture on a contemporary crime subject presented by a member of our teaching team.

2.30pm – 3pm

Support Service Stands

Throughout the day you will have the opportunity to network with staff, view our welcoming student accommodation and get advice from our Central Support Services including:

  • Library
  • Student Services
  • Accommodation Services & tour booking
  • Centre for Academic Success
  • Graduate+ 
  • Go Abroad

*Please note that accommodation tours are limited to availability. 

3pm End of Applicant Taster Day
Wednesday Applicant Taster Day Timetable (Provisional)

Wednesday Applicant Taster Day Timetable (Provisional)

TimeActivity
12noon - 1pm

Arrival and Registration: Registration of applicants for the School of Social Sciences will take place at Level 0, Curzon Building, City Centre Campus.

Security Studies applicants only: One to one sessions with admissions tutor for Security Studies.

1pm - 2pm

Criminology Pathway Workshops (Applicants only)

Applicants will be split into groups depending on their chosen subject pathway and take part in interactive workshops with current students and staff.

There will be different workshops for:

  • BA (Hons) Criminology applicants
  • BA (Hons) Criminology, Policing and Investigation applicants
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Security Studies applicants can choose either of the above workshops to attend.
1pm - 2pm

A Parent's Guide to University

An informal Q&A session for parents and applicants to meet our Criminology lecturers and discuss the journey into university.

2pm - 2.15pm

Break

2.15pm - 3.15pm

Taster Lecture

Come experience a taster lecture on a contemporary crime subject presented by a member of our teaching team.

3.15pm - 5pm

This is your opportunity to network with staff, view our welcoming student accommodation, explore the campus and get advice from our Central Support Services including:

  • Student Services
  • Accommodation Office

*Please note that accommodation tours are limited to availability. 

5pm End of Applicant Taster Day