London Conference 2021 programme

Please find below the programme for the University of Birmingham and University of Nottingham Virtual Careers Advisers’ and Teachers’ Conference 2021.

Wednesday 9 June 2021: 09:00 – 12:30 and 14:00 – 17:30

London Conference programme 2021 - DRAFT

 09:00-10:00

Topical issues in Higher Education and Admissions

Nick Hull – Director of Admissions, University of Birmingham
Rachel Atkin – Director of Student Recruitment, University of Nottingham 

 10:15–11:15

Subject Breakout Session 1 – Languages, Biological Sciences and Veterinary Medicine

1.1 Languages
Modern Foreign Languages – University of Nottingham
English Language – University of Birmingham

1.2 Biological Sciences and Veterinary Medicine 
Biological Sciences – University of Birmingham
Veterinary Medicine – University of Nottingham

 11:30–12:30

Subject Breakout Session 2 – Healthcare and Social/Life Sciences

2.1 Healthcare SciencesPharmacy - University of Birmingham
Adult and Mental Health Nursing - University of Nottingham

2.2 Social/Life Sciences
Sociology and Social Policy – University of Nottingham
Psychology – University of Birmingham

 12:30 –14:00

 Break

 14:00 -15:00

Managing students’ welfare at university

University of Nottingham
University of Birmingham

 15:15 –16:15

Breakout Session 3 – Arts and Medicine

3.1 Arts
Ways to study History – University of Nottingham
Drama & Theatre Arts – University of Birmingham

3.2 Medicine
University of Nottingham
University of Birmingham

 16:30 –17:30

Breakout Session 4 – Multidisciplinary courses and Courses with an Industrial Year Opportunity

4.1 Mathematics – University of Nottingham
Chemistry – University of Birmingham

4.2 Multidisciplinary Courses
Policy, Politics and Economics – University of Birmingham
Liberal Arts – University of Nottingham 

 17:30

 Conference close

Please note this is a draft programme and therefore subject to minor amendments.