Teachers, Careers and Guidance Staff Information

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Virtual Information event for teachers, careers and guidance staff

At GCU we understand how important the role that teachers, careers and guidance staff within schools and colleges have in ensuring that prospective students have the correct information when applying to Higher Education. Each year we host an information event to give staff within schools and colleges an insight into Glasgow Caledonian University and the programmes, support and facilities we have for prospective students. 

Our event this year will be held virtually over 2 half days. You can attend one or both days. The event is free to attend, and we will also provide you with a £5 lunch voucher*. 

Details of the event are as follows:

Wednesday, 2 June 2021: 12.30 - 16.00. Join us from 12noon with your virtual lunch, this will allow you to connect and network with ourselves and other attendees.

Thursday, 3 June 2021: 9.30 - 13.00. Join us from 1pm with your virtual lunch, this will allow you to connect and network with ourselves and other attendees.

*(lunch voucher will be sent to you, just eat/deliveroo. UK only. We will contact you to get your preference) 

Programme:

View below or download full details here: teacher, careers and guidance staff programme

Wednesday 2 June

12:00 - virtual lunch networking

12.30 – 12.45 Welcome from the GCU Student Recruitment and Conversion Team 

12.50 – 14.00 Keynote Session 1 – Introduction to our academic schools

14.00 – 14.10 Comfort break

14.10 – 14.40 Breakout Session 1 (Please choose one session to attend)

  • BSc (Hons) Podiatry 
  • Computing Suite (Computing, Software Development for Business, AI and Data Science) 
  • Finance Investment & Risk/Risk Management

14.45 – 15.15 Breakout Session 2 (Please choose one session to attend)

  • BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy & Oncology
  • BEng (Hons)/MEng Mechanical Engineering
  • International Business/Business Management

15.20 – 16.00 Applying to GCU (Admissions Team): 

16.00 Thank you and close


Thursday 3 June

9.30 – 9.45 Welcome from the GCU Student Recruitment and Conversion Team

9.50 – 10.55 Keynote Session 2 

11.00 – 11.10 Comfort break

11.10 – 11.40 Breakout Session 3 (Please choose one session to attend)

  • BSc(Hons) Food Science
  • Applied Computer Games suite (3D Animation and Visualisation, Games Development and Digital Design)
  • Tourism, Events and Fashion 

11.45 – 12.15 Breakout Session 4 (Please choose one session to attend)

  • Vision Suite (Optometry, Orthoptics & Ophthalmic Dispensing)
  • Cyber Security and Networks suite (Cyber Security and Networks, Digital Security and Forensics)
  • BA(Hons) Social Sciences

12.20 – 13.00 Applying to GCU (Admissions Team)

13.00 Thank you / Stay to join us for some virtual networking. 

Guidance Magazine

We are please to say we have reinstated our annual guidance magazine publication. Should you wish to receive a copy of future publications in the post or to your inbox then please let us know using the contact details below. 

Download the Guidance Mag 2020

Contact

Should you have any questions about the event or the magazine please contact the recruitment and conversion events team: ukroenquiries@gcu.ac.uk