DO YOU HAVE AN INTEREST IN ART AND DESIGN? AS PART OF A COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVE WITH THE NATIONAL COLLABORATIVE
OUTREACH PROGRAMME, ARTS UNIVERSITY BOURNEMOUTH IS HOSTING A FREE AND UNIQUE FIVE-DAY ACTIVITY SESSION FOR THOSE IN YEARS 10, 11 & 12.

 

WHAT?

This five-day activity is designed to give you a taster of studying your chosen subject at further or higher education level. These sessions will allow you to develop specialist learning, team building, problem-solving and communication skills. You will also get the opportunity to visit innovative exhibitions and creative employers.

Please note, our staff will be responsible for the welfare and safety of all students during the activity.

WHEN?

This activity will take place on 08, 09, 10, 11  and 12 July 2019 from 9:30am – 3:30pm. Please note that you will need to commit for the whole five-day duration, enabling sufficient time to complete your project. There will be a 45 minute break for lunch at noon.

 

WHERE?

The Gold AIM Summer School takes place at the Arts University Bournemouth 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.

We were recently awarded the Gold Standard rating by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

 

HOW?

Please ask your parent/guardian/carer to read the guide and then complete the online application form with you on this site.

 

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER YOU HAVE APPLIED?

Once all applications have been received, we will let you know whether you have a place or not via your school.

 

Gold AIM Summer School 2018

From 09-13 July 2018, 38  students in years 10,11 and 12 took part in a unqie activity titled ‘Gold AIM Summer School’. This five day summer school allowed students to explore creative subjects such as Architecture, Interior Architecture and Modelmaking in great depth. Students also had the opputunity to visit key creative employers in London and engage with makers from Warner Bros Studio, designers from Rogers&Partners and curators  from Zara Habib Galleries.

Gold AIM Summer School 2018 Feedback

“Coming the to presentations and seeing the work created by the young people was remarkable. A clear appetite for creativity and exploration was shown. It was delightful to see that this experience had positive outcomes including the increase in confidence for my students.” 

St Edwards School

“I was so impressed in what our students achieved in such a short space of time. The work, enthusiasm, commitment and specialist knowledge will have such constructive consequences as they explore future career options.”

Glenmoor Academy

“Thank you for welcoming our students on this activity. They are still buzzing from the work explored, friendships made and visits they had in London. So valuable for them to engage and see for themselves the possibilities that creative learning can take them.”

Poole High School