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We’re hosting a virtual faculty open day on Saturday 6th February for our Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology. Even though it won't be the same experience as a typical open day, you'll still be able to find out about the courses on offer from academics and students, through talks, sessions and Q&As.



On Campus Events

Subject to government guidance we’re hoping to invite to our on campus events on 20th March and 24th April, where you’ll be able to speak to academics from Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology and take a look around our campus. Spaces for these events will be limited.


The afternoon will include:


Arrival & welcome

1.15-2pm Introduction to (subject of your choice, please see below)
2-3pm Masterclass/Practical workshop
3-3.30pm Meet the staff/ Student Q&A
3.30-4pm Tour of our facilities and campus


Art & Design

Visit our School of Creative Arts in our beautiful Regent Street building. Find out about our range of programmes including Animation, Applied Art, Children's Books, Comics, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography & Film, Product Design and Visual Effects. Bring along your portfolio to show us and gain tips on how to enhance your own individual portfolio. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as visit the studio facilities and workshops. See first-hand the charm of our Art School and why our students feel so at home in this creative space



Architectural Design and Construction Management

If you're interested in Architecture, Buildings and Construction come along on this day to find out more about our programmes. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as visit the Design Studio our Site Office and try your hand at some of the software you'll use on your course in a practical session. Hard hats and high vis jackets will make you look and feel the part as you find out how our courses can prepare you for careers in these industries.



Computing, Cyber Security and Game

Our Computing Department has a wide range of courses from Computer Science, Computing and Networks to Cyber Security, Game Art, Game Design and Game Development. Find out more about the programmes and try your hand with the technologies you'll learn on the courses in a practical session. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as view the facilities and see first-hand the work that our students produce on these exciting industry relevant courses.



Creative Writing, Social and Cultural History

Do you have a passion for writing or a thirst for learning more about the past? Join us on our subject day for an introduction to our Humanities subject areas of Creative Writing and Social and Cultural History. You'll have a chance to meet the staff and students as well as take a Masterclass in history or a Creative Writing workshop to help you hone your writing skills. Our Creative Writing and Social and Cultural History courses can be taken as single subjects or in combination with each other.




Come along to find out more about our range of Engineering courses from Aeronautical and Mechanical to Automotive, Electrical and Electronic, Industrial and Renewable as well as our Degree Apprenticeship opportunities if you are already working in industry and want to gain a degree at the same time as studying. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as visit the workshop facilities for a demonstration on some of the equipment and take part in a practical exercise.



Media - Music, Sound and TV Production

Join us in our Centre for Creative Industries building to find out more about the range of courses we offer in Music, Sound and TV Production. You'll have a chance to meet staff who are active in the Creative Industries and some of our students as well as visit facilities that are also home to BBC North Wales. Check out our editing suites, our recording studios where bands regularly play and try your hand at auto-cue reading and being in front of and behind the camera in our industry standard TV Studio.




If you're interested in Science and are curious about the world around you come along to find out more about how you can apply the study of science to careers and roles in the Biochemistry industry or Forensic Science. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as visit the lab facilities and try your hand at some practical workshops to give you an idea of what a science related degree can offer you.



Theatre and Performing Arts

Join us for a practical workshop giving you a flavour of what it's like to study on our Performing Arts course. You'll have a chance to meet staff and students as well as visit the theatre studio facilities and find out more about the exciting collaborative opportunities our students are involved in from acting out crimes for our Crime Scene Day to simulating difficult conversations between Doctors and patients as part of an established GP Training programme.



Please note for these events:

  • No guests are allowed - we only have space for 15 prospective students per session and if we allowed visitors then this would cut the potential to engage with students by half.
  • Children aged under 11 can accompany a visitor as they are not counted in the figures for an organised activity for under 15 people.
  • This session will be a first come, first served basis with a very limited number of 15 places per session. If the session is fully booked you can still book but will be placed on a waiting list. Should a space become available you will be notified by email. Please do not turn up to the university if you have not received a notification that you can attend.
  • If you feel unwell or are experiencing any symptoms of coronavirus please do not attend.


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