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Pre-16 Visit for Y9-11 Learners on the Autistic Spectrum @ Manchester Metropolitan University – 24/04/2020

Event providers: Manchester Metropolitan University

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This visit day offers an introduction to 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 day includes light touch information on Student Finance and university entry requirements and, therefore, is ideal for learners who would benefit from such.

This event is for learners in school years 9-11, who are on the Autistic Spectrum, and would benefit from a university visit that includes relevant detail to aid future planning.

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.

The day will include:
• An introduction to HE
• An interactive workshop focussed on HE pathways, including light touch Student Finance and entry requirements information
• A guided campus tour
• A talk on Disability Support
• A Student Ambassador Q&A panel

Event Age Groups IconY9, Y10, Y11

24 Apr 2020 - 24 Apr 2020


Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Campus

On Campus

Gatsby benchmark 3 7

RPF learner outcomes LO1 LO6

Booking info

47 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.