Taster Day

Ever wondered how teachers, politicians, presenters and actors manage to address an audience with such ease?  Ever struggled to put your ideas across on paper or compose your thoughts before expressing yourself? Led by academics who are experts in their fields, Make Yourself Heard will get your students thinking about how they communicate and develop…
We invite Year 12 students who are interested in studying Languages at University to join us on campus for our Languages, Cultures and Societies Experience Day on the 21st June. The day will include academic language sessions, taster workshops in related topics/joint honours options, an employability workshop, information about our courses, a free lunch in…
Successful A-Level Media study involves engaging critically with the media – as products and as texts. This mini study-day will provide students with the chance to engage with two important critical frameworks: the construction and performance of gender and the media industries. Students will experience two university lectures and a more hands on session where…
Students will experience life as an Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies undergraduate student at Leeds. The event will focus on employability and how an understanding of Middle Eastern cultures and uncommonly spoken languages is considered invaluable to many employers. The students will take part in group seminars, meet current students, find out about our…
Do you want to know more about studying English at university? During our Experience English at Leeds event, you can discover life as an English undergraduate student! As well as having the opportunity to attend a lecture, seminars and a careers workshop, during the day you will also meet current English students, find out more…
Do you want to inspire your students to engage in performance? Would you like to give your students a taster of what studying theatre and performance is like at university? Our Performance Taster Day will do just that! In the morning, visiting students will take part in a Verbatim workshop where they will devise their…
Come and take part in a Harold Pinter study day with our expert academic staff and theatre studies students. Hear a lecture, take part in a workshop and watch Leeds students giving a performance in our fantastic theatre space. This is a must for any A-level students studying Pinter!
Themed around ‘the Legacies of the First World War’, the event will be held in the Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery at the University of Leeds. The event will include a range of interactive quizzes, teaching events, and creative exercises that will encourage pupils to think about what happened to people after the “War to…