Year 12 Specialist Summer School 2018

Year 12 Specialist Summer School ran from Monday 16 to Thursday 19 July and aimed to encourage those students who can benefit most from what we have to offer, whatever their background, to apply to further and higher arts education.

WHAT DID STUDENTS DO DURING ON YEAR 12 SUMMER SCHOOL?

This free, four-day, non-residential activity was designed to give students a taster of studying your chosen subject at further or higher education level.

Sessions allowed them to develop specialist learning, team building, problem-solving and communication skills. Students chose from a variety of subjects:

  • Fine Art
  • Modelmaking
  • Textiles
  • Drawing
  • Creative Writing  

WHEN WAS YEAR 12 SUMMER SCHOOL?

This activity took place on 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th July 2018.

APply Now

Applications for Year 12 Summer School 2018 are now closed. Year 12’s can apply for Summer School 2019 next year.

WHERE IS YEAR 12 SUMMER SCHOOL?

Year 12 Summer School takes place on our campus located at Wallisdown on the border between Bournemouth and Poole. The campus offers a series of modern, purpose built studios, workrooms and teaching areas.

The workshops and studios are well equipped to the latest in industry standards and the university offers an enviable provision of specialist computer equipment.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER STUDENTS HAVE APPLIED?

Once all applications have been received, we will let students know whether they have a place or not via email or letter.

WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF GETTING A PLACE ON THE YEAR 12 SUMMER SCHOOL?

Places are limited so please be aware that applying for Year 12 Summer School does not guarantee anyone a place. Where possible, we try to allocate places for those who have a creative passion and who have the capacity to benefit most from the activity.

Teachers will also be told if students are on the reserve list and we will contact schools if a place becomes available.

WHAT IS ARTS UNIVERSITY BOURNEMOUTH LIKE?

AUB is one of the most successful higher education specialists, with an excellent national and international reputation, committed to providing the highest quality, industry relevant creative degrees.

We offer 23 degrees in art, design, media, performance and architecture, as well as a range of short courses, a unique postgraduate programme and bespoke services to business.

The University is committed to encouraging applications from those who have the potential to succeed in higher education, but who may face personal or institutional barriers.

DEADLINE

Applications for Year 12 Summer School are now closed.

What student said – Year 12 Summer School 2018

 

“I have learnt about a new course and experienced workshops with techniques I have never seen before. I also gained knowledge about how my career pathway can connect with people from other courses.”
“I have gained independence and confidence and am now more comfortable with new people around me.”
“I am confident that AUB is my top choice for higher education. I am more comfortable around others who differ strongly from myself.”
“I’ve gained new skills, a better idea of what it’s like to study at university and more knowledge on how to apply for university.”