HE Can Summer School

Date and time
Tuesday, 23 June 2020 09.30 -
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 15.00

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

Year group: Year 10
Maximum size of group: 10


Student sitting in a computer suite at a computer.

It helped us to think about the future and how to get there

Year 10 student from Murray Park School
HE Can Summer School 2019

Our HE Can Summer School hopes to inspire young male students in Year 10 to aspire to university. Predominately aimed at working-class males, this two day non-residential summer school will give your students the opportunity to experience the academic and social sides of university.

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HE Can Summer School schedule for the day*

Day 1: Kedleston Road

09:00 - 09:30 Arrival at Kedleston Road
09:30 - 10:15 Welcome and introductions
10:15 - 11:15 Taster session
11:15 - 12:00 Tour of Kedleston Road
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch

12:30 - 14:15

Team Derby sport workshops
14:15 - 14:30 Day 1 conclusions and evaluations
14:30 Departure from Kedleston Road

Day 2: Markeaton Street

09:00 - 09:30 Arrival at Markeaton Street
09:30 - 09:45 Welcome and introductions
09:45 - 10:30 Skills Competition
10:30 - 11:15 Union of Students workshop
11:15 - 11:25 Break

11:25 - 12:10

Tour of Markeaton Street
12:10 - 12:50 Lunch
12:50 - 13:35 Walking tour to Halls of Residence
13:35 - 14:15

Goal-setting workshop (with student finance)

14:15 - 14:30 Day 2 conclusions and evaluations
14:30 Departure from Markeaton Street

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*Based on June 2019 schedule: subject to change.

97%of students rated the event good or excellent**Widening Access evaluation data 2017/18
50%increase in students who say they have a good level of knowledge about university**Widening Access evaluation data 2018/19
Two boys and a Student Ambassador learning.
Students learning football skills with the University of Derby's sport centre in the background.
Boys learning with the help of a Student Ambassador in a computer suite.

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If you would like to attend this event please complete this form with details of your enquiry, feel free to add in any additional questions. Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

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