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Open days & visits

Academic School programmes

Architecture


Talks

Tea and Coffee for visitors

  • When? 09:30
  • Where? 2nd Floor Landing, Bute Building

Architecture and the course – Steve Coombs

  • When? 10:00, 13:00
  • Where? Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building

Tours

Guided tour of the School by the Students’ Association of the Welsh School of Architecture

  • When? 10:45, 13:45
  • Where? Meet on 2nd floor landing, Bute Building

Group tour of the Students’ Union

  • When? 15:15
  • Where? Meet on the 2nd Floor Landing, Bute Building

Stands and displays

Lunch and advice with staff and representatives of the Students’ Association of the Welsh School of Architecture

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Exhibition/Crit Room, Bute Building

Biological Sciences


Talks

Degrees in BIological Sciences: What are they and what do they lead to?

  • When? 10:00, 13:00, 15:00
  • Where? Physiology 'B' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Stands and displays

Degrees in Biological Sciences: information on course content and structure

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Field courses: from Skomer Island to Tobago, to Malaysia and elsewhere!

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Biomedical & Biomolecular Sciences


Talks

Degrees in Biomedical and Biomolecular Sciences: What are they and what careers do they lead to?

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? John Pryde Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Degrees in Biomedical and Biomolecular Sciences: What are they and what careers do they lead to?

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Physiology 'B' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Stands and displays

Degrees in Biomedical Sciences: Information about course content and structure

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Degrees in Biomolecular Sciences: Information on course content and structure

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Biosciences


Talks

Introduction to all Biosciences programmes from a student perspective

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? John Pryde Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Stands and displays

The common first year

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Professional Training Placements: the options

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Research in the Rain Forest

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Test your anatomical knowledge: the anatomy prize draw

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Molecular Biosciences – our courses and our research

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

The Otter project

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Molecular Biology of sickle cell disease: typical Year 1 practical

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Staying one step ahead of the cancer cell

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

The exciting world of bacteria – make them show you their colourful sides

  • When? 10:30 - 14:30
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Demonstrations

Demonstration – Anatomy Centre

  • When? 10:30 - 14:30
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Business


Talks

Studying Business Management at Cardiff Business School

  • When? 10:00
  • Where? Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre, Julian Hodge Building

Studying Business Management at Cardiff Business School

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre L03, Aberconway Building

Studying Degrees with a Language at Cardiff Business School

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 1.19, Business School teaching centre

Studying Economics at Cardiff Business School

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? Julian Hodge Theatre, Julian Hodge Building

Studying Accounting at Cardiff Business School

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre L03, Aberconway Building

Tours

Student Ambassadors will be available following all talks to take visitors on a tour of the Business School

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Julian Hodge Building

Stands and displays

Information Stand

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Julian Hodge Building

Visitors will be given a welcome pack and greeted by members of staff and current student. There will be an opportunity to ask us questions and discuss our courses.


Demonstrations

Trading Room taster sessions

  • When? 11:00, 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Trading Room, Business School teaching centre

An interactive session providing the opportunity to experience a live simulation of the Stock Exchange. (Please note that capacity is limited to 56 per session.)

Chemistry


Talks

Computer Aided Molecular Design: Molecular Modelling @ Cardiff University – Professor Peter Knowles

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Small Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Main Building

Chemistry at Cardiff: the courses available – Dr Paul Newman

  • When? 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Main Building

Tours

Tours of the School, including facilities and laboratories

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Chemistry Entrance Foyer, Main Building

Stands and displays

School of Chemistry courses, facilities, research and industrial links: meet with members of academic staff and students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Chemistry Entrance Foyer, Main Building

Computer Science & Informatics

There will be a shuttle bus service to/ from Trevithick and Queen's building which will run throughout the day from the car park of Main Building.


Talks

Computer Science & Informatics at Cardiff

  • When? 10:00, 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? C/2.07 (guides are available from our Help Desk in T/0.31), Trevithick Building

Computer Science and some of its applications

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? C/2.07 (guides are available from our Help Desk in T/0.31), Trevithick Building

Where will your degree take you? Career options and the Year In industry programmes

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? C/2.07 (guides are available from our helpdesk in T/0.31), Trevithick Building

Tours

Student guided tours of the School’s teaching laboratories, facilities and the library

  • When? 10:00 - 15:00
  • Where? Help Desk in Room T/0.31, Trevithick Building

Stands and displays

The Admissions Tutor, academic staff and students will be on-hand to discuss our courses and answer your questions

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Help Desk in Room T/0.31, Trevithick Building

Demonstrations

Displays of student activities and projects with interactive demonstrations

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Help Desk in Room T/0.31, Trevithick Building

Displays and interactive demonstrations of student activities and projects with interactive demonstrations

Dentistry

Visitors interested in Dentistry should report to the Sir Martin Evans Building on the Cathays Park Campus where they will be able to meet staff from the school. It will not be possible to visit the School of Dentistry today but you can find out more about our course and our cutting-edge facilities by visiting the range of activities at the Sir Martin Evans building.


Talks

Degrees in Dentistry – Dr Ilona Jonhson

  • When? 10:00, 13:00
  • Where? Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

This talk includes information about the Dentistry degree. For information about other Dental Care Professional degrees please visit the School of Dentistry stand.


Tours

Heath Park Campus

  • When? 09:15 - 16:00
  • Where? Buses will depart from Museum Avenue, Museum Avenue

Take a trip to the Heath Park Campus, home to three of the University's academic schools and the University Hospital of Wales, one of the largest in the UK. You will have the opportunity to visit the School of Dentistry and to speak to current students about their experiences.


Stands and displays

Come and talk to the admissions officer and staff about our degree programmes at the School of Dentistry stand and display area

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? E1.03, Sir Martin Evans building

Come and talk to the admissions officer and staff about our degree programmes.


Demonstrations

Anatomy Demonstrations

  • When? 10:30-14:30
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Earth and Ocean Sciences


Talks

Studying for a degree in Cardiff School of Earth and Ocean Sciences – Dr Simon Wakefield, Director of Teaching

  • When? 10:00, 13:00
  • Where? Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Main Building

Tours

Tours of the School with current students

  • When? 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 13:30
  • Where? Room 0.03, Main Building

Stands and displays

Come and talk to admissions officers, staff and current students about our degree programmes at the Earth and Ocean Sciences School stand and display area

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Room 0.03, Main Building

Geology, Exploration & Resource Geology, Environmental Geoscience, Environmental Geography and Marine Geography displays: What could you be doing?

  • When? 10:00-14:00
  • Where? Room 0.02, Main Building

Engineering

Please note: The programme for the School of Engineering has been revised - the information sessions and taster lectures will now be happening at 10am, 12 noon and 2pm. The number of tours available has also been increased. A shuttle service will run from the car park of Main Building, Park Place to the School of Engineering throughout the day.


Talks

Information stand

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? The Forum, Queens Buildings

Academic staff, current students and academics will be available throughout the day to answer your questions

Introduction to the Architectural, Civil and Civil & Environmental Engineering Discipline and Admissions – Dr Michael Harbottle (Director of Admissions)

  • When? 10:30, 12:00, 13:30
  • Where? Room S/1.25, Queens Buildings

Taster Lecture – Civil, Civil & Environmental and Architectural Engineering courses

  • When? 10:50, 12:20, 13:50
  • Where? Room S/1.25, Queens Buildings

Introduction to the Electrical & Electronic and Integrated Engineering Discipline and Admissions – Dr Richard Perks (Admissions Tutor)

  • When? 10:15, 11:45, 13:15
  • Where? Room S/3.22 A, Queens Buildings

Taster Lecture – Electrical & Electronic and Integrated Engineering courses

  • When? 10:35, 12:05, 13:35
  • Where? Room S/3.22 A, Queens Buildings

Electrical & Electronic and Integrated Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 15:00
  • Where? The Forum, Queens Buildings

Introduction to Mechanical and Medical Engineering Discipline and Admissions – Dr Rhys Pullin (Admissions Tutor)

  • When? 10:00, 11:30, 13:00
  • Where? Room S/1.32, Queens Buildings

Taster Lecture – Mechanical and Medical Engineering courses

  • When? 10:20, 11:50, 13:20
  • Where? Room S/1.32, Queens Buildings

Tours

Architectural, Civil, and Civil & Environmental Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 11:10, 12:40, 14:10
  • Where? Room S/1.25, Queens Buildings

Architectural, Civil, and Civil & Environmental Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 15:00
  • Where? The Forum, Queens Buildings

Electrical & Electronic and Integrated Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 10:55, 12:25, 13:55
  • Where? Room S/3.22A, Queens Buildings

Mechanical and Medical Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 10:40, 12:10, 13:40
  • Where? Room S/1.32, Queens Buildings

Mechanical and Medical Engineering departmental and facilities tour – Engineering Student Ambassadors

  • When? 14:30
  • Where? The Forum, Queens Buildings

Workshops

Personal statement surgery

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Room S/0.38, Queens Buildings

Informal advice and guidance from the Admissions staff, current students and academics

English, Communication and Philosophy


Talks

Studying English Literature at Cardiff – Professor Martin Coyle

  • When? 11:00, 14:00
  • Where? Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre, Julian Hodge Building

Studying English Language at Cardiff – Dr Michelle Aldridge-Waddon

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre L03, Aberconway Hall

Studying English Language at Cardiff – Dr Michelle Aldridge-Waddon

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 2.01, John Percival Building

Studying Philosophy at Cardiff – Dr Richard Gray

  • When? 11:00, 14:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 1.19, Business School teaching centre

Stands and displays

Information stands where you can ask questions to academic staff and current students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Coffee Shop, John Percival Building

Healthcare Sciences

Visitors interested in Healthcare Sciences should report to the Sir Martin Evans Building on the Cathays Park Campus where they will be able to meet staff from the School and see a range of exhibitions. Visitors can also take a shuttle bus (departing from Main Building) to the Heath Park Campus for a self-guided tour.


Talks

A Degree in Midwifery

  • When? 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Shared Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Nursing

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Shared Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Nursing

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? John Pryde Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Occupational Therapy

  • When? 11:00, 14:00
  • Where? Physiology 'A' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Physiotherapy

  • When? 10:00, 13:00
  • Where? John Pryde Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Radiography

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Physiology 'B' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Radiography

  • When? 15:00
  • Where? Physiology 'A' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

A Degree in Operating Department Practice

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? Physiology 'A' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Tours

Tours

  • When? 09:15 - 16:00 (The last bus to leave Main Building will be at 14:45 and the last bus to leave the Heath Park campus will be at 16:00)
  • Where? Museum Avenue , Main Building

Prospective Healthcare students can take a self-guided tour of Ty Dewi Sant Building, which features outstanding facilities including a kinesiology lab, X-ray suite, physiotherapy room, mould room, 3D radiotherapy suite and even a mock operating theatre and hospital ward, both featuring the latest healthcare simulation mannequins. Staff and students will be available during the tour to answer your questions.


Stands and displays

Exhibition including the chance to speak to admissions tutors and current students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, West Wing, Sir Martin Evans building

History, Archaeology and Religion


Talks

Ancient History

  • When? 10:00, 12:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 2.01, John Percival Building

Archaeology

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.36, John Percival Building

History

  • When? 10:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre L03, Aberconway Building

History

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Julian Hodge Lecture Theatre, Julian Hodge Building

Religious Studies

  • When? 10:00, 12:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.36, John Percival Building

Advice on Conservation of Objects in Museums and Archaeology

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Room 3.20, John Percival Building

Tours

Guided tour of the laboratories

  • When? 10:30, 13:45
  • Where? Room 4.18, John Percival Building

Stands and displays

Drop-in Archaeology Artefact session

  • When? 12:00 - 14:00
  • Where? Room 4.18, John Percival Building

Information Stand: meet the staff and current students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Coffee shop, John Percival Building

Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies


Talks

Introduction to Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies – Dr Andy Williams

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building

Media and War: conflicts then and now – Dr John Jewell

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Room 1.20, Bute Building

Tours

Student-led tours of the facilities of Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Bute Building

Stands and displays

Guidance for prospective students from Cardiff School of Journalism academic staff

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Bute Building

Law


Talks

Studying Law at Cardiff – Dr Russell Sandberg

  • When? 10:00, 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.22, Law Building

Studying Law in Welsh at Cardiff / Astudio’r Gyfraith yng Nghaerdydd

  • When? 11:30
  • Where? Room 0.01, Law Building

Studying Law and Criminology/Sociology/Politics/French/German or Welsh

  • When? 13:30
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.22, Law Building

Tours

Tours of the School and the Law library led by current students

  • When? 11:00, 13:00, 15:00
  • Where? Outside the front of the building, Law Building

Stands and displays

Collect course information and meet staff and students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Law Building

Mathematics


Talks

Studying Maths at Cardiff University – Dr Jonathan Thompson

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre E/0.15, Maths Building

Stands and displays

Course content and student posters

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Room M/0.37, Ground Floor, Maths Building

The Admissions Tutor, academic staff and current students will be available to answer any question

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Room M/0.37, Maths Building

Medicine

Visitors interested in Medicine should report to the Sir Martin Evans Building on the Cathays Park Campus where they will be able to meet staff from the school. It will not be possible to visit the School of Dentistry today but you can find out more about our course and our cutting-edge facilities by visiting the range of activities at the Sir Martin Evans building.


Talks

Studying Medicine at Cardiff – Professor Dave Wilson

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? Shared Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Studying Medicine at Cardiff – Dr Derek Lang

  • When? 10:00, 15:00
  • Where? Shared Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

This talk will cover the course at Cardiff University, as well as the career and selection process.

Medical Pharmacology – Dr Derek Lang

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Physiology 'A' Lecture Theatre, Sir Martin Evans building

Tours

Tour of the Cochrane Building and Clinical Skills

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Cochrane Building

Take a free bus to the Heath Park Campus: see our £18M state-of-the-art building for a self-guided tour and hear about life as a Cardiff medical student. See our Simulation and Clinical Skills facilities look around the library and talk to academic staff and current medical students. You are welcome to stay for as little or as long as you like but allow yourself a minimum of 1.5 hours for the round trip. We have a range of talks and activities for you at the Heath Park Campus:rnrn- Browse the School of Medicine information Fair (Ground Floor, Cochrane Building)rn- Watch DVDs of talks from previous Open Days (Ground Floor, Cochrane Building) rn- Explore our welcoming, comfortable and well-resourced Health Library (1st Floor, Cochrane Building)rn- Take part in Clinical Skills Demonstrations (3rd Floor, Cochrane Building)rn- Visit our hi-tech Simulation Suite (4th Floor, Cochrane Building)rn- Drop in on a range of informal presentations, with Q&A sessions, on topics including Life as a Medical Student, Life as a Junior Doctor and Applying to Med School.


Stands and displays

Information on the application process

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? E1.03, Sir Martin Evans building

Admissions staff and current ‘Medic’ students will be on hand to provide information on the application process and to answer your questions. They will also have a flyer detailing the activities at the Cochrane Building on the Heath Park Campus. Come and say hello!

BSc Medical Pharmacology: course content, structure and admissions

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? E1.03, Sir Martin Evans building

Demonstrations

Anatomy Demonstration

  • When? 10:30 - 14:30
  • Where? Sir Martin Evans building

Modern Languages


Talks

Modern Languages and Translation – Ms Cathy Molinaro

  • When? 10:00, 13:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 1.19, Business School teaching centre

Studying the following Modern Languages: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish as well as Translation.


Stands and displays

Welcome desk: staff and students will be available all day to answer questions on the courses available

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Coffee Shop, John Percival Building

Music


Talks

A talk on the School of Music

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Concert Hall, Music Building

A talk on the School of Music

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Boyd Lecture Theatre, Music Building

Tours

Current students will be available to take visitors on guided tours of the facilities

  • When? 10:00 - 11:00, 12:00 - 14:00
  • Where? Entrance Foyer, Music Building

Stands and displays

Tea, coffee and an opportunity to speak to School staff and current students

  • When? 10:00 - 11:00
  • Where? Octagon, Music Building

Welcome Desk: staff and students will be available to answer questions

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Entrance Foyer, Music Building

Staff and students will be available to answer questions

The library exhibition will include examples of major publications by members of staff

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Music Library, Music Building

Library staff will be available to show visitors the library facilities and to answer questions.


Demonstrations

A showcase performance by current students

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Concert Hall, Music Building

Prospective students can then participate in an informal discussion of the music performed, looking at a variety of approaches to the study of music (e.g. analysis, performance studies, composition, music history and sociology and music criticism).

Optometry & Vision Sciences


Talks

Optometry at Cardiff University

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.05, Cardiff School of Optometry

Tours

General tour of the School of Optometry to include the Eye Clinic, teaching laboratory, computer facilities and teaching clinics

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Main Atrium, Ground Floor, Cardiff School of Optometry

Stands and displays

Informal advice from admissions tutors, lecturers and undergraduate students

  • When? 11:00 - 13:00
  • Where? Main Atrium, Ground Floor, Cardiff School of Optometry

Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences


Talks

The MPharm degree at Cardiff University – Dr Allan Cosslett

  • When? 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Room 0.21, Redwood Building

Stands and displays

Clinical Nutrition Support: The role of the pharmacist in feeding patients unable to eat (run by Pharmacy students)

  • When? 10:00 - 15:00
  • Where? Workshop 0.60, Redwood Building

PIP – Practice in Pharmacy (run by pharmacy students)

  • When? 10:00 - 15:00
  • Where? Workshop 0.60, Redwood Building

Admissions Advice Desk – staffed by Pharmacy Admissions Staff

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Entrance Foyer, Redwood Building

Physics and Astronomy

A shuttle service will run from the car park of Main Building, Park Place to the School of Physics and Astronomy throughout the day.


Talks

Physics and Astronomy at Cardiff: an overview of our courses, facilities and research – Dr Chris North and Dr Phil Buckle

  • When? 10:00, 12:00, 14:00
  • Where? Room N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Measuring Blood Flow: a typical Medical Physics lecture – Dr Rhys Morris, Cardiff and Vale UHB

  • When? 10:30
  • Where? Room N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Studying at Cardiff: A student’s view – Matthew Allen, Postgraduate student (and former Undergraduate)

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Room N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Electronics with molecules – Professor Emyr Macdonald, Condensed Matter and Photonics Group

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? Room N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Extreme environment Astrophysics: a typical Astrophysics lecture – Dr Giampaolo Pisano, Astronomy Instrumentation Group

  • When? 13:30
  • Where? N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Gravitational Waves: Nature’s Biggest Explosions – Professor Sathyaprakash, Gravitational Physics Group

  • When? 15:00
  • Where? N/3.28, North Queen's Buildings

Stands and displays

Meet our current students – come along and chat to our current students to find out what it’s really like!

  • When? 09:30 - 15:00
  • Where? N/0.06/7, North Queen's Buildings

Advice shop – find out more, ask us anything! Your opportunity to ask questions

  • When? 09:30 - 15:00
  • Where? N/0.12, North Queen's Buildings

Come along and see our facilities. Just drop in!

  • When? 10:00 - 14:00
  • Where? N/0.06-7,

Planning and Geography


Talks

BSc Geography (Human) Lecture – Dr Pete Mackie

  • When? 11:00, 14:00
  • Where? Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building

Studying BSc Urban Planning and Development – Dr Richard Cowell

  • When? 12:00
  • Where? Room -1.64, Glamorgan Building

BSc Geography (Human) and Planning – Dr Richard Gale

  • When? 13:00
  • Where? Room -1.64, Glamorgan Building

Tours

Student ambassadors will be available directly after each lecture to take guests on a tour of the facilities

  • When? After each lecture
  • Where? Tours will depart from the relevant lecture theatre at the end of each talk, Glamorgan Building

Stands and displays

Student ambassadors and academic members of staff will be available to answer any questions you may have about the School and our courses

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Committee Room 2, Glamorgan Building

Politics and International Relations


Talks

Politics in Cardiff – Dr Peri Roberts

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 2.01, John Percival Building

Stands and displays

Collect course information and meet staff and students

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Law Building

Psychology


Talks

Studying Psychology at Cardiff University – Dr Marc Buehner

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Stanley Parris Lecture Theatre, Tower Building

Tours

Tour of the School led by current students

  • When? From 09:00 onwards (approximately 30 minutes)
  • Where? Foyer, Tower Building

Stands and displays

Admissions and Course Information

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Foyer, Tower Building

Films

A week in the life of a Cardiff Psychology student

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Cyber Cafe, Tower Building

Demonstrations

The social power of emotions demonstration

  • When? 09:00 - 13:00
  • Where? 10.12 and 10.13, Tower Building

Social Sciences


Talks

Studying at Cardiff School of Social Sciences

  • When? 11:00, 13:00
  • Where? Lecture Theatre 0.21, Redwood Building

This talk will introduce our degree programmes in Criminology, Education, Social Policy (Half Degree), Social Science, Sociology and Human & Social Sciences,

Welsh-medium teaching within the School

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Council Chamber, Glamorgan Building

Tours

Tour of the School with current students

  • When? On request throughout the day
  • Where? Departs from the Information stand in Committee Room 1, Glamorgan Building

Stands and displays

Information stand: meet teaching staff, Admissions Tutors and current students

  • When? 09:30 - 15:30
  • Where? Committee Room 1, Glamorgan Building

Welsh


Talks

Studying Welsh in Cardiff (for first language students) / Y Gymraeg yng Nghaerdydd (i fyfyrwyr iaith gyntaf) – Dr Rhiannon Marks

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Room 1.69, John Percival Building

Studying Welsh in Cardiff (for second-language students) / Y Gymraeg yng Nghaerdydd (i fyfyrwyr ail iaith) – Dr Angharad Naylor

  • When? 11:00
  • Where? Room 1.72, John Percival Building

Stands and displays

Join us for tea, Welsh cakes and an informal chat with the admissions tutor, lecturers and undergraduate students (for first and second language students) / Galwch draw am baned, cacen gri a sgwrs anffurfiol gyda’r tiwtor derbyn, darlithwyr a myfyrwyr israddedig (i fyfyrywr iaith gyntaf ac ail iaith)

  • When? 14:00
  • Where? Room 1.69, John Percival Building

An opportunity to meet members of staff and students / Cyfle i gwrdd a staff a myfyrwyr

  • When? Throughout the day
  • Where? Coffee Shop, Julian Hodge Building

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