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 labs, 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.
Secondary Sportfest is one of our biggest annual series of events for students in Year 10-13. It is a great opportunity for secondary students to take part in a range of activities and sessions involving Sports leadership, sport and exercise practical's and plenty more!
“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