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Teachers’ and Advisors’ conference

Teachers’ and Advisors’ conference

We run a number of events for Teachers' and Advisors' each year. Details of upcoming conferences along with links for booking can be found below. 

Healthcare Conference 2018 - Wednesday 14th November

The University of Salford invites Teachers' and Careers Advisors' to an event which will showcase the range of undergraduate courses and facilities within our range of Healthcare subjects. The event will be taking place on the 14th November between 12:30pm - 15:50pm.

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TimeSubject Session ASubject Session B
12:30 - 12:45Registration 
12:45 - 13:00Welcome Talk 
13:05 - 13:45Sports ScienceSocial Work (inc. Integrated Practice)
13:50 - 14:30Sports RehabilitationSocial Policy
14:35 - 15:15Exercise, Nutrition and HealthCounselling and Psychotherapy
15:20 - 16:00Psychology & Public HealthSociology & Criminology

Southern Teachers' and Advisors' Conference 2018 - Wednesday 14th November

The University of Salford invites Teachers' and Careers Advisors' in the South of England to an event which will showcase the range of programmes and expertise which we offer at the University. The event will be taking place on the 14th November at the Churchill War Rooms in central London between 09:15am - 15:20pm.

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09:15 – 09:45Registration & Refreshments
09:50 – 10:25Introduction from Dean of Students
10:30 - 11:15Broadcast Media
11:20 - 12:05Health Care Professions
12:10 - 12:55Lunch
13:00 - 13:45Performing Arts
13:50 - 14:35Business & Law
14:40 - 15:20Alumni Speaker

Session Information

  • Broadcast Media Programmes

MediaCityUK is the largest media hub outside of London, with the University of Salford sitting next door to both the BBC and ITV. We offer a range of industry aligned courses benefitting from industry standard equipment. We encourage our students to engage and collaborate with industry allowing them to develop their careers within the media.

The Broadcast Media session will provide an overview of the approaches to teaching and learning within the courses and give an insight to the many industry-based academic staff who teach across the programmes. Critically, the session will expand upon the extensive engagement and collaboration between the media industry and the University of Salford.

Courses: Digital Media, Film Production, Media Technology, TV and Radio, Post Production and Visual Effects (VFX)

  • Performing Arts Programmes

Our new £55 million Arts and Media building houses the most up to date practice rooms and rehearsal facilities in the country including a flexible 350 seat theatre along with screen and voice acting studios

We have excellent professional partnerships and contacts in theatre venues and production companies across the region and encourage students to make the most of the numerous project and networking opportunities they will experience at Salford.

Courses: Comedy Writing and Performance, Media and Performance, Theatre and Performance Practice

  • Business and Law Programmes

Salford Business School offers a real-world approach to business learning with a flexible, industry-informed and research-based curriculum co-created by the University and industry.  

Our strong links with industry provide our students with access to live briefs so they are prepared  for the real world by explicitly developing practice and self-awareness, initiative, communication skills, team-working abilities and critical thinking skills.  

Our courses are accredited by 14 internationally-recognised professional organisations including the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS), Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

  • Careers Alternative to Medicine

This session will focus on alternative route to Medicine across a diverse range of programmes from Diagnostic Radiography to Sports Rehabilitation. At Salford we have superb facilities in this area including: Digital Imaging Suite, clinics in podiatry and sports injury , simulation suites, prosthetics and orthotics laboratory and much more.  

We work closely with industry partners and are proud of the links we’ve developed. These provide our students with a diverse range of placement opportunities and industry experience, maximising employability prospects and allowing the development of skills and confidence in a real world setting. From work placements in the NHS, private healthcare practices, voluntary and local government sectors to sports clubs, our partnerships offer the rare and exciting opportunity to work with some of the UK’s top athletes, sports people and healthcare professionals.