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Post 16 events

Post 16 Events

Many of our post-16 activities focus on giving students a taste of what it is like to study at university, giving them valuable experience of the teaching styles they will encounter from a range of subjects they may choose to study.

UCLan on….

Audience: Year 12 and 13

Students in Year 12 studying a minimum Level 3, are adjusting to the changes in learning and teaching styles and the increased independence on offer. Mentors at UCLan will help them to carry out thorough investigations into their skills and endeavor to match them with suitable careers and courses.

Practical sessions based on specific subject areas, throughout the autumn and spring terms. The events run between 10:00am – 14:30pm

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Wednesday 6 February 2019

Preparing your students for entering the professional world with skills that employers are looking for, and with the aim of providing vibrant and intellectually stimulating taster sessions.

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Forensic and Applied Science

Wednesday 30 January 2019

Students will spend the day in the School of Forensic and Applied Sciences experiencing taster sessions in a diverse range of inter-related subjects and tour our state-of-the-art facilities such as the crimes scene facilities.

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Wednesday 27 February 2019

The School of Engineering will develop our future engineers of the 21st century. Students will have the chance to experience taster workshops from our wide range of Engineering courses and tour our amazing facilities.

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Wednesday 13 February 2019

Taster sessions will examine how our lifestyles are reliant on chemicals and how they impact our environment. Touring our impressive laboratories students will get a look at facilities that have been ranked top in the UK in the National Student Survey 2017.

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Languages and Global Studies

Wednesday 27 March 2019

Focussing on Asia Pacific, Business in China, and Modern Foreign Languages, students will get an insight into a world of opportunities in global studies and languages from around the world.

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Wednesday 14 November 2018

Wednesday 6 February 2019

Experience Psychology at UCLan through a series of taster sessions. See how we measure brain activity in the Brain Imaging Laboratory; understand more about mental health and wellbeing in the Clinical and Health Psychology Suite.

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Arts, Architecture, Design and Fashion

Wednesday 21 November 2018

Wednesday 30 January 2019

Students will get to see some of the high quality, professional work completed by current students recognised by real-world businesses. Tours of a number of different study skills workshop including the textiles workshop, wood/metal workshop and architectural studio.

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Sport and Wellbeing


To make a reservation or enquiry please email

From a School that delivers exceptional teaching and research, and with a team of academics consisting of dedicated professionals, we offer a number of on-campus sessions to suit students requirements.  With a wide range of sessions to choose from including Coaching, Sports Science, Exercise, Health, Nutrition and Outdoor Sport and PE students can get to experience our outstanding facilities, find out about our strong industry links and investigate the wide range of work experience opportunities in the UK and around the world.

To make a reservation please visit the UCLan Online Shop, to make an enquiry please email with subject line ‘UCLan On…'