Open Days at Derby video transcript

♫ Bright Music throughout ♫

The three peaks animation forms the University of Derby logo.

Fast frone footage introduces the Kedleston Road, Markeaton Street, Britannia Mill, and One Friar Gate Square sites.

Birdeye view of an outdoor banner that reads 'Welcome to your Open Day'

Drone footage of Kedleston Road entrance whooshes inside to show a large crowd watching a stage with 'Make it Real at Derby' on.

Voiceover: "Today is all about having an Open Day your way - our entire campus is open for you to explore. You can visit some of the facilities you'll be learning in and you can try out some of the state-of-the-art equipment that we have here at Derby, that you get to use as a student."

We see smiling students wave to us from the following stands: Union of Students, Campus Tours, Admissions, Markeaton Street entrance. We see people talking on stands for Funding, Student Wellbeing.

Facilities montage of people being shown the:

  • Hemi-anechoic chamber room - a foam-insultated facility for testing sound
  • Music room featuring surround sound speakers and a playback desk
  • Projection-based Immersive suite in NHS-standard mock ward
  • Mannequin patient on trolley bed in diagnostic radiography equipment room
  • Student ambassador trying out a VR headset with Event Management BA (Hons) written in the background
  • Midwifery space in Clinical Skills Suite
  • Motorsport workshop featuring a disssembled racing car
  • We transition into Basecamp, the modern and bright social space.

We see someone spinning a prize wheel on a TV screen.

We see more facilities:

  • Fashion workshop
  • Financial Markets Lab
  • Basecamp from the reverse angle
  • The Atrium stage from the reverse angle
  • Student in racecar simulator
  • Student in police uniform talking to parent and daughter
  • Midwifery student speaking to a crowd
  • Student playing a VR game which shows on screens in the background

We see the crowd watching the main stage from several angles with Vice Chancellor Professor Kathryn Mitchell speaking.

Second voiceover: "My role is to make sure you get the best job possible. Study something that you're passionate about, and you've got to be ultimately engaged and love it."

We see the Markeaton Street entrance with the University of Derby logo and 'Make it Real at Derby' decal beside it.

We see the TV studio control desk, a student reading from a teleprompter in front of a green screen.

We begin a montage of:

  • Student ambassadors playing around on a photo machine.
  • Two student ambssadors waving on the main stage
  • Moving up the entrance at Kedleston Road
  • 'Make it Real' word projection on wall that changes from white to purple
  • A group sitting on stage as social reactions like smiles, hearts, and blue likes float across screen
  • Student playing guitar
  • Animated cartoon clip of a person dancing as the colours change
  • Barista at Blends coffee shop smiling

Third voiceover: "This University is a place to get inspired. Enjoy it, enjoy this quite unique experience."

We see a final montage of:

  • Visitors relaxing in Basecamp
  • Smiling staff member of Student Living Derby
  • We move across the balcony over the crowd watching the stage
  • Drone footage of low sun at the Kedleston Road 3G pitch, showing the Sports Centre and towers in the background.

Text fills the screen showing the University of Derby logo and book now derby.ac.uk/opendays.

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