Subject Taster Days

Our Subject Taster Days give students the opportunity to:

  • Meet experienced academics and take part in workshops and lectures in a subject of interest
  • Learn about student life from current student guides
  • Find out how schools and university subjects relate to different career paths
  • Experience state-of-the-art university facilities

The clear link with careers means our Taster Days can make a useful contribution to a school or college’s Careers Education and Information, Advice and Guidance offer.

These events provide opportunities for deeper engagement with the subject, enhancing A Level study and enabling students to make an informed choice about Higher Education.

The events are free of charge, include complimentary lunch and are open to post-16 students.

If you are a teacher or careers adviser and would like to bring a group of students to  one of our Subject Taster Days please email the Education Liaison Officer responsible for your region, email educationliaison@edgehill.ac.uk or fill out the booking form below.

Our next series of Subject Taster Days will be taking place in Autumn. Please see dates and programmes below:

Subject Taster SessionDateClick to Book onto eventDownload ProgrammeGatsby Benchmarks
Creative Media Taster Day Wednesday 6th November 2019Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Computer Science Taster DayWednesday 6th November 2019Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Law, Criminology & Policing Taster Day Thursday 7th November 2019Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Psychology and Social Sciences Taster DayWednesday 13th November 2019Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Holocaust Educational Trust Event (English, History and Creative Writing) Wednesday 13th November Book here Download Programme4 & 7
GeoSciences Taster Day Thursday 14th November 2019 Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Sport & Physical Activity Taster Day Wednesday 20th November Book here Programme to be confirmed4 & 7
Medicine Taster DayThursday 21st NovemberBook here Download Programme4 & 7
BioSciences Taster Day Wednesday 27th November 2019 Book here Download Programme 4 & 7
Business Taster Day Thursday 28th November 2019 Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Education and Teacher Training Taster DayThursday 5th December 2019 Book here Download Programme4 & 7
Health and Social Care Taster Day - FULL WAITING LIST ONLY Thursday 12th December 2019Book here Download Programme4 & 7
BioSciences Taster Day Thursday 2nd April 2020Book here Programme to be confirmed4 & 7
Biology Olympiad Thursday 18th June 2020 Book here Programme to be confirmed4 & 7
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