Health and Social Care Insight Day (Derby campus)

Date and time
Thursday, 17 February 2022
09.00 - 15.00

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

Year group: Year 10
Maximum size of group: 10


Our Health and Social Care Insight Day offers Year 10 students the opportunity to explore course and career options within healthcare. Students will have access to our fantastic facilities through a range of taster sessions and healthcare professionals will be on hand to share their expertise and provide insight of working in the sector.

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A student checking the cleanliness of her hands with a nurse in the Clinical Skills Suite.

The event provided an excellent overview, very informative, definitely gave the students a clear insight to what is offered and the range of professions within the H&SC sector

Associate staff member from the careers and enterprise team
Widening Access evaluation data 2020
100%of teachers rated the event as good or excellent**Widening Access evaluation data 2020
64%increase in the number of students who have a good understanding about healthcare courses**Widening Access evaluation data 2020
93% of students who responded rated the day good or excellent**Widening Access evaluation data 2020
Two students talking with a member of staff

I enjoyed everything! The session was really interesting and changed my thoughts for the future.

Year 10 student from CODA
Widening Access evaluation data 2020

Health and Social Care Insight Days schedule for the day*


9:00 - 9:30

Arrival on-site

9:30 - 10:00

Welcome from the College of Health and Social Care

10:00 - 10:15


10:15 - 11:15

Taster session 1

11:15 - 12:00

Campus tour

12:00 - 12:45


12:45 - 1:45

Taster session

1:45 - 2:00 


2:00 - 2:45

Industry experts Q&A

2:45 - 3:00

Evaluations and departure


*Schedule subject to change with availability on the day.

A student being show patient notes by an academic.
Students holding their hands under a UV light to show germ patterns.
Two students completing an psychology activity using the prism glasses.

Widening Access event enquiry form

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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