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Pre-16 Visit for Y7-9 Learners on the Autistic Spectrum @ Manchester Metropolitan University – 23/04/2020

Event providers: Manchester Metropolitan University

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This introductory visit day offers a gentle, principal overview of higher education (HE) and information about specific support. Learners will have the chance to meet university students who have similar backgrounds, and can talk about their own experiences and share an insight into student life.

This event is for learners in school years 7-9, who are on the Autistic Spectrum, and would benefit from an university visit that is designed to be audience appropriate.

This day provides an overview of higher education (HE) options and the various pathways into HE. The day is tailored to include specific information on student support and wellbeing services. This day does not focus on Student Finance or university entry requirements.

The day will include:
• An introduction to HE
• An interactive workshop focussed on HE pathways
• A guided campus tour
• A talk on Disability Support
• A Student Ambassador Q&A panel

Event Age Groups IconY7, Y8, Y9

23 Apr 2020 - 23 Apr 2020


Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Campus

On Campus

Gatsby benchmark 3 7

RPF learner outcomes LO1 LO6

Booking info

Only 15 places remaining for this event.

Learners do not need to have a diagnosis in order to attend. 

If you are making a group booking and need support with identifying beneficiaries for this event, please discuss with the event lead, Sam Wade, via s.wade@mmu.ac.uk.