News and events

News and events

News

New programme of events and workshops in a range of subjects.  Find out more at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/uctelford/courses/monthly-activity/

New information, advice and guidance sessions at University Centre Telford - book yourself in with one of our advisors by following this link  Support for you

New courses start at University Centre Telford (Southwater) Shropshire Star article 

University Centre Telford - One year on! http://www.wlv.ac.uk/about-us/news-and-events/latest-news/2016/may-2016/learning-is-a-piece-of-cake-as-centre-celebrates-first-birthday.php

University Centre Telford set to offer outstanding results day support

University to open new centre in Telford

Events

In addition to the part-time University of Wolverhampton and Telford College courses on offer at University Centre Telford we will also be hosting the following:

Festival of Learning

 

 

 

Telford Festival of Learning – June 2018, University Centre Telford & venues across Telford

Date

 

Time/Venue

Activity

Friday

1st June 2018

10.00 – 13.00

University Centre Telford

Faculty of Education, Health & Well-being drop-in

We can talk to you about how to apply, where you will study on and off campus, discuss the application process and inform you about the different courses that we offer across education, health & well-being.

Monday

4th June 2018

09:30 – 11:30

University Centre Telford

Introduction to Autism Spectrum Conditions

Duration is 6 weeks.

To introduce learners to the rudiments of Autism Spectrum Conditions and give a greater understanding and knowledge.

To book a place, please register at:

http://www.learntelford.ac.uk/Search/FullDetails/7930515

Tuesday

5th June 2018

 

Appointments available of up to one hour between 10.00 and 14.00

University Centre Telford

Are you thinking about Higher Education?

Book an appointment with one of our specialists who can talk you through:

  • Study options, including flexible and part time learning
  • Entry requirements
  • Financial support available
  • The application process

Wednesday

6th June 2018

18.30 – 20.00

University Centre Telford

History Talk by Professor Dieter Steinert

‘The Golden Cage’ – German Prisoners of War in Britain, 1945 – 1948.

The event is free but places need to be pre-booked. To book, please ring 01952 277777 or email enquiries@uctelford.co.uk

Wednesday

6th June 2018

13:00 – 16:00

Madeley Library,

21 Russell Square,

TF7 5BB

Careers in Care Employment Fair

The aim of the event is to promote current and forthcoming vacancies (both paid and voluntary positions) and to provide information, advice and guidance about courses and training relevant to the care sector. University Centre Telford will be attending this event to provide information, advice & guidance on courses here at University Centre Telford as well as courses offered at the University of Wolverhampton’s campuses at Priorslee, Wolverhampton & Walsall.

Friday

8th June 2018

(This will take place every Friday)

12 – 2pm

University Centre Telford

English café for speakers of other languages.

Come and practise your spoken English in a relaxed setting over a cup of tea/coffee. Organised with One World UK.

 

Friday

8th June 2018

09:30 – 16:30

University Centre Telford

Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid Level 3.

Please arrive early to complete registration at 09:15 and start the course at 09:30.

This short course is for those who may take on the role of an Emergency Paediatric First Aider & will be equipped with the skills needed for a range of paediatric first aid situations, such as performing CPR and controlling external bleeding.

To book a place, please register at:

http://www.learntelford.ac.uk/Search/FullDetails/7930626

Thursday 20th April – Thursday 5th July 2018

18:00 – 20:00

University Centre Telford

 

 

 

Spanish Language Class

We are currently running Spanish classes for 12 weeks until Thursday 5th July. £145. We are planning to offer other languages including French, so please look out for further details:

  • Learn a new language or refresh one of your         existing languages
  • Prepare for studying or working abroad
  • Develop skills to help you do business in a foreign language

Wednesday

13th June 2018      

 

11:00 – 14:00

Ground floor of the Southwater building

Law & Order Drop-in session offered by University of Wolverhampton Graduate Teaching Assistants. Come & see us to find out more about:

  • Studying Law at university
  • Careers in the legal sector
  • Becoming a police officer
  • The criminal justice system & how it works
  • Drugs awareness

Monday 18th June 2018

09:30 – 10:45

University Centre Telford

Heartfulness

  • Heartfulness offers a simple and practical approach to meditation and relaxation which is easy to learn and integrate into your daily life.

Tuesday

19th June 2018      

 

 

18:00 – 20:00

University Centre Telford

Subject to change

Animation Taster with Carl Hadley, BAFTA Award winner

  • Focused on experience as a graphic designer/ animator in broadcasting

 

Please note that the timings of this event are yet to be confirmed.

Wednesday

20th June 2018                       

 

 

               

Appointments available of up to one hour between 10.00 and 14.00

University Centre Telford

Are you thinking about Higher Education?

Book an appointment with one of our specialists who can talk you through:

  • Study options, including flexible and part time learning
  • Entry requirements
  • Financial support available
  • The application process

Thursday

21st June 2018

10:00 – 11:00

University Centre Telford

Chinese Arts & Culture

  • Chinese calligraphy
  • Ink blow art
  • Paper cutting

Monday 25th June 2018

13:00 – 14:15

University Centre Telford

Heartfulness

  • Heartfulness offers a simple and practical approach to meditation and relaxation which is easy to learn and integrate into your daily life.

Thursday

28 June 2018      

               

10.00 – 16.00

University Centre Telford & Southwater

Discover Digital Telford

The University of Wolverhampton is sponsoring the Discover Digital Telford event. It will take place at Southwater and at University Centre Telford and will showcase digital technologies. 1000 pupils aged 10 – 16 years old will attend the event. See the Telford50 website for further information.

http://www.telford50.co.uk/Telford50/info/5/whats_on/13/headline_events

Wednesday

20th June2018               

               

 

09:30 – 11:30

Brookside Central

EqualiTeas Celebrate Your Right to Vote

  • Vintage-style ‘tea party’ with free tea & cake
  • Free Arts & Crafts activities
  • Advice on health & wellbeing
  • Information on local courses
  • Meet the Safer Neighbourhood Team
  • Registering to vote

Contact 01952 382181 for further information

Friday

22nd June 2018

09:30 – 11:30

Dawley Town Hall

 

EqualiTeas Celebrate Your Right to Vote

  • Vintage-style ‘tea party’ with free tea & cake
  • Free Arts & Crafts activities
  • Advice on health & wellbeing
  • Information on local courses
  • Meet the Safer Neighbourhood Team
  • Registering to vote

Contact 01952 382181 for further information

Saturday

30th June 2018      

 

10:00 – 14:00

The Wakes, Oakengates

EqualiTeas Celebrate Your Right to Vote

  • Vintage-style ‘tea party’ with free tea & cake
  • Free Arts & Crafts activities
  • Advice on health & wellbeing
  • Information on local courses
  • Meet the Safer Neighbourhood Team
  • Registering to vote

Contact 01952 382181 for further information

A-level Results Day Support at University Centre Telford - find out more at Support for youImprove your academic writing and research skills!  New workshop programme from the Skills for Learning team now includes University Centre Telford events - find out more at https://www.wlv.ac.uk/lib/skills-for-learning/calendar/

New programme of events and taster sessions in a range of subjects.  Find out more at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/uctelford/courses/monthly-activity/

New information, advice and guidance sessions at University Centre Telford - book yourself in with one of our advisors by following this link  Support for you

New programme of short courses and taster sessions in a range of subjects.  Find out more at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/uctelford/courses/monthly-activity/