Engineering and Technology - University of Derby

Engineering and Technology

Engineering and Technology "Practical and engaging, great facilities." – Teacher who took part in an Engineering taster session
 Kedleston Road Taster Day
Date Wednesday 28 February 2018
Year group Year 12
Maximum group size 100
Length of session Full day
Location Kedleston Road, Derby
Description This event, based at our Kedleston Road site in Derby, is designed to showcase the breadth of courses available at this site. Your students will have the opportunity to attend maths and computing taster sessions to understand the pathways that are available to them and find out what careers these courses could lead to. 
Contact sclteam@derby.ac.uk
 STEM Day
Date Wednesday 14 March 2018
Year group Year 12
Maximum group size  50
Length of session Full day
Location Markeaton Street, Derby
Description Our STEM Day is designed to raise aspirations within the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Held at our brand new STEM Centre and at Kedleston Road, students will have the opportunity to attend a variety of taster sessions and find out what exciting careers are available to them in the sector. 
Contact sclteam@derby.ac.uk
 Games@Derby Expo
Date April 2018, date to be confirmed
Year group Year 10 - 13
Maximum group size Flexible
Length of session Full day
Location Kedleston Road, Derby
Description Our third year computer gaming students will present their creations to leading UK gaming companies via a Dragons' Den style panel, consisting of industry professionals and gaming experts from universities across the UK. Your students will then be able to trial their creations for the first time and learn about the world of gaming from our students. 
Contact sclteam@derby.ac.uk
 Academic workshops to support your students' learning
Date Flexible
Maximum group size Flexible
Location University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Description We offer a range of academic led taster sessions, many of which can be delivered either at one of our campuses or at your school or college. please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Contact sclteam@derby.ac.uk