Current News Series

Book your space on our "Current News" webinar series here, running from 19 April - 6 May. We have a fantastic line up of academics that will deliver sessions across 10 subject areas. These are a fantastic way to get a feel for what university lectures are like, perhaps explore several subjects of interest to start narrowing down your choices, or have a great experience to mention on your personal statement. 

DATE (ALL AT 6PM)

SUBJECT SPEAKER TITLE AND BOOKING LINK
Mon 19 Apr Pharmacy Professor Andrew Morris  Drugs in Sport
Tue 20 Apr Pharmacy Dr Amira Guirguis Dangers of Nitrous Oxide
Wed 21 Apr Media & Communications Dr Sian Rees Covid-19 Crisis Communications
Thu 22 Apr Actuarial Science Dr Randall Wright Opportunities in Actuarial Science Post-Covid-19
Mon 26 Apr Economics Dr Wayne Thomas How do we make decisions about education: What can economics tell us?
Tue 27 Apr Mathematics Professor Biagio Lucini Mathematical models of infectious diseases with applications to the COVID-19 pandemic
Wed 28 Apr History Dr Sam Blaxland Britain and the EU: putting 'Brexit' into historical context
Materials Science and Engineering Dr Mark Coleman TBC
Thu 29 Apr Physics Professor Prem Kumar Decoding Black Holes
Tue 4 May Medical Engineering Dr Sanjiv Sharma  The world’s first coronavirus vaccine ‘smart patch’
Wed 5 May Computer Science Stewart Powell TBC
Thu 6 May Law Cerys Davies Should we be able to shut people down?

 

Virtual Sessions to Prepare you for University

We have a variety of webinars available for you to watch to help answer some of the questions you might be having about university right now. Delve into our subject areas below and find out more about our courses, career opportunities and student experience, as well as  subject lecture tasters to prepare you for university.