Information for schools
NUA works closely with teachers and advisers to champion and nurture creativity both within the UK and internationally.
The Recruitment and Outreach team at NUA are happy to organise bespoke visits for school and college groups. You are also welcome to arrange a school visit during one of our open days. Feel free to get in touch to discuss possibilities – you can contact the team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01603 610561.
Creative Workshops and Talks
NUA offers a diverse portfolio of creative sessions which can be tailored to meet your student’s requirements and can take place on our campus or yours.
An overview of the sessions on offer
- Creative careers – insight into the UK creative industry and courses available at HE level
- Portfolio preparation – explore how to prepare a portfolio and yourself for interview
- Personal statement workshop – a game concept that enables students to build strong personal statements and CVs
- Creative workshops – tailored practical sessions that explore hands on making and development, in all our subjects.
- Guided campus tour – an insight into the university experience and studio working environment
- Masterclass with East GalleryNUA – practical workshops in response to touring exhibitions at East GalleryNUA
- Mock interviews – one-to-one sessions where applicants can practice for their interview and receive constructive feedback
- Bespoke sessions – NUA can develop and customise workshops to fit your teaching schedule, groups and facilities.
Annual Teacher and Adviser Day
NUA welcomes Heads of Departments, teachers, technicians and advisers to attend our annual Teacher and Adviser Days. These free events are designed to support staff in advising students applying to art, media, architecture and design based courses, on the transition to the HE learning environment.
Our next Teacher and Adviser days will take place on Thursday 28 June and Thursday 12 July 2018. For more information or to reserve a place, email email@example.com.
We also run sessions for teachers and advisers throughout the year, sign up to our newsletter by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Or you can join our dedicated Facebook group, NUA Teachers Network.
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Judges begin shortlisting entries to NUA’s first Beyond the Frame photography competition
Judges begin shortlisting photographs for NUA’s inaugural Beyond the Frame exhibition
Tuesday 15 May - Saturday 7 July 2018
Explore 'Unanamed' and 'Palace' by Nathan Coley at East GalleryNUA and St Laurence's church.
Big Book Crit – April 2018
Thursday 26 April 2018
Students & alumni, get feedback and network with industry at the Big Book Crit.
WOW presents Valeria Napoleone & Caroline Douglas: In Conversation
Friday 27 April 2018
Join us for this free In Conversation event as part of the Women of the World Festival.
A Place in the World Workshops at East Gallery
Friday 27 - 28 April 2018
Interactive workshops for schools based on the current East GalleryNUA show 'A Place in the World'.
Undergraduate Open Day
Friday 29 June 2018
Explore our studios. Meet our staff and students. Find out how we are Teaching Excellence.