GM Higher, Greater Manchester Higher, Widening participation, Social mobility, Outreach

Aiming Higher Together

The Inspirational Learning Group: My Perfect University

Event date/s: Ongoing
Audience: Learners
Target Age Groups: Y12, Y13


My Perfect University – My Perfect University has been written specifically for the NCOP programme and is ideally targeted at YR 9 and 10 students. Over the course of a full school day this fun and fast paced day will set the students the task to develop and pitch a brand new ‘Perfect University’ which will open in 2019.

Working in teams of six the students will explore what they already know or think they know about University before creating their ‘perfect’ offer.

Aims of the programme

–              Further develop skills required for HE and the world of work including; teamwork, communication, leadership and time management.

– Provide all young people taking part with a meaningful employer encounter as outlined in the Governments Careers Strategy

– Test and challenge awareness of HE through group interaction

–              Challenge pre conceived opinions of HE

–              Raise aspirations of learners by exploring elements of a university

Booking instructions

Please contact your Hub manager.

List of GM Higher target schools 2018-19: GM Higher Target Schools 2018-19

Bury, Bolton, Rochdale Elin Stewart
Manchester Chris Delaney
Oldham, Stockport, Tameside Vicky Sinfield
Salford and Trafford Andrea Dapoto
Wigan Colin Stanfield




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