The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences is committed to building relationships with schools, colleges, teachers and pupils.
The School offers a range of outreach activities across the disciplines of Geography, Urban and Regional Planning, Geology and Environmental Science.
Geography GCSE Options Day
Aimed at Year 8 and 9 pupils, this event showcases the options which are available, post-Geography GCSE through a range of engaging workshop sessions.
Year 10 Discovery Day
This event aims to raise awareness of the courses available in Life and Environmental Sciences, including:
- Urban and Regional Planning
- Earth Sciences
- Environmental Sciences
Students will attend a variety of sessions including lectures, demonstrations and a campus tour.
For more information about this event please visit the Discovery Days page.
Geology Photography Competition 2016
We are inviting entries to the 2016 Geology Photography Competition at the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences. The competition is open to all those currently studying GCSEs, A-levels or equivalents, and this year’s theme is 'your local geology'.
For more information visit the Geology Photography Competition 2016 page.
The closing date is Friday 10 March 2017
RGS Geography Ambassadors
Our RGS Geography Ambassadors have been trained by the Royal Geographical Society to facilitate classroom sessions and workshops in schools and colleges.
We work with our Geography Ambassadors to further engage with schools in our local area.
For more information about outreach activities email School Outreach Officer (Geography) Dr Sophie Hadfield-Hill.
University of Birmingham outreach
If you would like to sign up to the central mailing list for a termly printed newsletter (featuring information on forthcoming events), please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
See the outreach resources page for more information.