An interactive tour through the human body in a medical emergency: Setting the scene - introduction to SimMan, Anatomy & physiology of the heart, the nurse's role in patient assessment, Medical emergency - recognising and dealing with a heart attack - using SimMan, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - CPR in an emergency. Offered at Walsall and City Campus (Max. numbers of 20).
A light hearted insight into some of the spurious and more serious emergency calls the emergency services recieve. This also includes a tour around our impressive skills lab dedicated to Paramedic Science.
Finding Nemo eyewitness memory experiment - Students will watch a scene from the film 'Finding Nemo' and their memory for this clip will be examined. This demonstration is inspired by the work of Loftus and colleagues and highlights the fragile nature of human memory.
An in depth look and discussion around what can create illness i.e. dirt and diseases and how these can be prevented.
A great opportunity for secondary children to take part in a fun-filled day of activities and sessions involving Sports leadership, sport and exercise practical's, a penalty shoot-out and more.
Sportfest news story link http://www.wlv.ac.uk/about-us/news-and-events/latest-news/2015/november-2015/secondary-schools-take-part-in-sportfest-2015.php
“Just to say thank you for the event on Monday - the students learnt a lot from the tasters. One of our students who wasn’t really considering University is now keen!”.
Careers Education & Guidance Manager, South Wolverhampton & Bilston Academy