Health, Psychology and Social Care Insight Day - Derby campus

Date and time
Thursday, 16 February 2023
09.30 - 14.30

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

Year group: Year 10
Maximum size of group: 15


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

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

Students had a very positive day and the majority are interested in joining Derby Uni.

Staff member from West Park School
Widening Access evaluation data 2022
100%of teachers rated the event as good or excellent**Widening Access evaluation data 2022
127%increase in the number of students who know where to get information about health careers**Widening Access evaluation data 2022
95% of students who responded rated the day as good or excellent**Widening Access evaluation data 2022
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


Please note, our schedule is subject to change with availability on the day.

Timing Activity

9.15am - 9:30am

Arrival on-site

9.30am - 10am

Welcome Session

10am - 10.15am


10.15am - 11.15am

Taster Session 1

11.15am - 12pm

Campus tour

12pm - 12.45pm


12.45pm - 1.45pm

Taster Session 2

1.45pm - 2pm 


2pm - 2.45pm

Industry experts Q&A

2.45pm - 3pm

Evaluations and departure

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 to book your place, feel free to add in any additional questions. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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