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Engagement activity

Year 10 students in a data workshop at the 2014 summer school
Year 10 students in a data workshop at the 2014 summer school

We have developed several partnerships with schools, colleges and organisations in South Wales to develop and teach a QCF level 3 award in social analytics as well as run events to engage school and college students in the subject.

Some of the organistions we have worked with include:

The schools and colleges that we have worked with include:

  • Cardiff and the Vale College
  • College Cymoedd
  • Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School
  • Mary Immaculate High School
  • St David’s Sixth Form College
  • Ysgol Abersychan.

Engagement events

We have run a number of events to engage teachers and students from schools across South Wales:

  • Welsh Baccalaureate Conference 2016: The Individual Project
  • ESRC Festival of Social Science - a world full of data
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Conference 2015
  • ESRC Festival of Social Science - why quantitative methods?
  • Launch of the QCF Level 3 pilot scheme in social analytics
  • Summer data School 2014
  • Higher Education lecturer conference: Lies, damned lies and statistics
  • Further Education teacher conference: Statistical literacy