Sport, Outdoor and Exercise - University of Derby

Sport, Outdoor and Exercise

Sport, Outdoor and Exercise “Fantastic trip to Derby University, providing an insight into Sport courses at university!”- Teacher who attended the Going for Gold! event

 

 Going for Gold!
Date Wednesday 28 June 2017
Year Group Year 10 students
Maximum group size 100 students
Length of session Full day
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description We will be hosting our annual "Going for Gold!" event at our Derby campus. This action-packed, exciting day is full of workshops relating to our Sport courses, giving students the opportunity to discover the different routes you can take into sport. Please note, this day is physical and a sports kit will be required.
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk or book here

 

 Buxton Experience Day
Date Friday 7 July 2017
Year Group Year 11/12 students
Maximum group size Flexible
Length of session Full day
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description The Buxton Campus is home to our nationally recognised Outdoor, Events, Hospitality, Tourism and Spa degrees and this inspirational day gives students the opportunity to experience these exciting degrees first hand.
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk  or book here

 

 Finding the right track - Excel in Sport at Derby
Date Thursday 13 July 2017
Year Group Year 12 students
Maximum group size 100 students
Length of session Full day
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description The day will give students a taste of a range of Sport courses available at Derby. Join our lecturers and Mentors for an energetic day, helping your students learn about all of our different courses and the careers that they can lead to.
Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk or book here

 

 Academic Workshops to support your students' learning
Date Flexible
Year Group Year 10 - Year 13/Access to HE students
Maximum group size 30 students
Length of session 1-2 hours or part of a full visit day at the University
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road or Buxton Campus or at your school or college
Description

We offer a range of different academic workshops to support your students' learning. Please see the list below for more information:                                                                                                        

  • Predicting maximal oxygen uptake
  • Reaction time and decision-making
  • The Psychology of golf putting - attentional focus strategies
  • Run your own major sports event
  • Totally terrific and technically taxing team tasks
  • Target the top - outdoor adventure challenges

For more information on the above sessions, please contact us

Contact outreach@derby.ac.uk 

Contact us

E: outreach@derby.ac.uk

T: 01332 591088