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Summer Insight Days

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In addition, we will be holding a department fair, allowing students to chat to staff from additional subject areas.

Students will also have the opportunity to take a tour of our Colchester campus, with our student ambassadors and have the chance to hear first hand what it’s like to study at Essex and get any questions answered.

Wednesday 3 July – Humanities and Social Sciences

Explore subjects such as: Philosophy, History, Literature, Film, Law, Sociology, Economics, Politics and International Relations and Business and Finance.

Thursday 4 July – Science and Health

Explore subjects such as: Sports, Psychology, Maths, Nursing, Social Work, Biological Sciences, Computer Science and Electronic Engineering.

The programme for the day will be finalised shortly, in the meantime please register your interest in this event to be kept up to date.

The general programme can be found below: 

Time Activity   Location
 9.45am Arrival  Car Park A
 10.00am to 10.30am  Welcome talk and introduction to the day  LTB 6
 10.30am to11.20am  Taster session 1  
 11.30am to 12.15pm Campus tour LTB 6
 12.15pm to 1.00pm Lunch
Please ensure students bring a packed lunch with them as there will be limited time to purchase food on campus
 1.10pm to 2.00pm Taster session 2  
 2.05pm to 3.00pm Academic fair
Schools free to leave from 2.30pm
LTB Foyer
 3.00pm Depart  


If you would like to access our Faith Centre while on campus, please let the event organiser know.

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