Open day schedules

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Saturday 22 February 2014

10.00am Arrival – Humanities Research Institute, map ref F3

A talk about the Department and the structure of the philosophy degree from Jenny Saul, Head of Department

10.30am Meet with some of our current students; this will be an opportunity to ask questions about the Department, the University and life in Sheffield.

Parents/guests of applicants will remain with Jenny Saul and Stephen Makin, and will be able to ask questions and discuss any issues of interest.

11.00am Tea and coffee, and a chance to meet other members of the Philosophy department

11.30am A sample philosophy lecture by Stephen Makin, Director of Admissions

12.15pm A chance to look round and buy lunch from a University cafe or the Students’ Union.

1.00pm Students' Union (map ref E4)

Find out what life at the University of Sheffield is all about. You can choose to take tours of our campus, libraries, sports facilities and our award-winning accommodation. Also find out about everything from finance, studying abroad and career preparation to sport and accommodation, or chat to someone from the Students' Union about Sheffield's buzzing social scene and our student societies.

We recommend that you allow 2 hours to visit the Exhibition and see the accommodation. You should collect a coach ticket for the accommodation visit as soon as you visit the Exhibition.

Thursday 13 March 2014 and Friday 11 April 2014

10.30am Arrival – Humanities Research Institute, map ref F3

10.45am A talk about the Department and the structure of the philosophy degree from Jenny Saul, Head of Department

11.15am Meet with some of our current students; this will be an opportunity to ask questions about the Department, the University and life in Sheffield.

Parents/guests of applicants will remain with Jenny Saul and Stephen Makin, and will be able to ask questions and discuss any issues of interest.

11.45am Tea and coffee, and a chance to meet other members of the Philosophy department

12.15pm A sample philosophy lecture by Stephen Makin, Director of Admissions

1.00pm A chance to look round and buy lunch from a university cafe.

1.45pm Leave for tour of university accommodation. Coaches leave from Jessop West (ref F3)

2.00pm Talk on student accommodation followed by a tour of a university residence. Then return to main campus by coach

3.15pm Arrive back at main campus. Optional campus tour

4.00pm End of Open Day

Contact us

philosophy@shef.ac.uk

0114 222 0571