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public lecture

In this lecture, Professor Carley Foster will discuss the role of retail in the community. Rather than viewing retail as simply a transaction between the buyer and seller, she will explore how retail experiences can be co-created so that the retailer can embed themselves within the community and protect themselves from turbulent trading conditions.

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webinar

This webinar is an opportunity for you to come and find out about the Children, Young People and Families Practitioner Apprenticeship Level four at the University of Derby.

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A quick guide to help you prepare for your first year of study - we will cover everything from referencing and citing to study skills, providing you with the toolkit you need to hit the ground running when you start university.

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We welcome students, academics and partners to a week of online activities organised by the University of Derby, to celebrate research that is supported by the Global Challenges Research Fund. 

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conference

Join our second-year Literature and History students as they present a series of papers based around the theme of National Identity.

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This session will give you tips on how to prepare for higher education, from what to expect in lectures and seminars and how to find your flatmates before you start, to what you could start reading before you arrive.

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workshop

Our workshop is specifically tailored to organisations supplying the aerospace, automobile and rail sectors and addresses the unique challenges which may arise.

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workshop

Regularly reviewing the performance of your organisation and identifying areas for improvement is especially important during challenging times. Learn the tools and techniques you can use to help you continuously improve your business.

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This session is for students who are considering going through clearing and adjustment. We will guide you through what clearing and adjustment are, how to apply and how to prepare for results day.

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workshop

This workshop takes a closer look at process and operating system design, introducing you to the tools and techniques that will help you create a more efficient, cost effective business.

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This session will guide you through the UCAS application process, giving advice on how to make a start on your personal statement and what you can do over the summer to make your UCAS application stand out.

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A quick guide to help you prepare for your first year of study - we will cover everything from referencing and citing to study skills, providing you with the toolkit you need to hit the ground running when you start university.

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workshop

This introductory session will help you understand how management accounting can influence decision making, risk identification and much more within your organisation.

Students socialising at Markeaton Street Welcome Barbecue

This session is for students who are considering going through clearing and adjustment. We will guide you through what clearing and adjustment are, how to apply and how to prepare for results day.

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conference

We are delighted to host our third Online Learning Summit as the University of Derby Online Learning celebrates a decade of designing and developing online teaching for a global student body.

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webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby Online Learning.

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public lecture

Professor Stephan Reiff-Marganiec discusses the great emergence of smart technology, the opportunity it provides to improve our daily lives, but also the human worries that are increasingly associated with it.

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This free event is aimed at social enterprises, to engage them with the sustainable development goals (SDGs), the targets identified by the United Nations to achieve global peace and prosperity.

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus entrance
open day

We’re delighted that we can now welcome you back to campus for our Open Days, with the first one on Saturday 3 July, but don't worry if you can't make it to campus, we’ll be live streaming the event, so you can watch wherever you are.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby Online Learning.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby Online Learning.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby Online Learning.

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public lecture

Professor Flora Huang will discuss the profound implications of Stock Connect to local and global financial markets and the legal impediments to its implementation.

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public lecture

Professor Kate Moss will discuss her research on the hidden crisis of women’s homelessness and one of the major precipitators, domestic abuse.