New College Worcester (NCW), Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
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  • Year 5 Taster Weekend Image Free Image

    Year 5 Taster Weekend

    Saturday 14th - Sunday 15th January 2017
    Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th May 2017

    The Year 5 taster weekend is for young people currently in Year 5 who are interested in considering a place at NCW when they move into Year 7.

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    The Challenge of UEB Mathematics

    Tuesday 24th January 2017

    This workshop, led by a specialist in the new Braille Mathematics code, will introduce the main changes which will affect students taking GCSE. There will be a discussion of the challenges and way forward, with links being made to exam practice.

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    Local Authority and Professionals Event

    Wednesday 8th February 2017

    Join NCW staff and colleagues from support agencies, charities and local authorities around teh country for a varied programme of presentations, the opportunity to network with colleagues, look around the College and meet NCW Students.

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    Outreach Open Day

    Wednesday 8th February 2017
    Wednesday 22nd March 2017
    Thursday 22nd June 2017

    These informal days will give you a taste of how we teach visually impaired students, the opportunity to meet subject teachers, and offers practical support and advice on specific curriculum areas of your choice such as Maths, PE, Music, Science, Braille etc.

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    Applying To University

    Wednesday 5th - Thursday 6th April 2017

    For those considering University in Autumn 2018 to spend two days exploring a wide range of issues

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    GCSE Revision Course

    Wednesday 5th - Saturday 8th April 2017

    The aim of this course is to support students with a visual impairment, in Years 10 and 11 with preparation for their GCSE examinations in Maths, English and Science. A range of topics will be covered, with particular emphasis on the areas which cause specific issues for visually impaired students.

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    Supporting Primary School Students

    Thursday 18th May 2017

    A day spent focusing on pre-Braille skills and early literacy, and workshops on developing key skills such as living skills, mobility, social skills and play.

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    Introduction To Teaching Braille

    Tuesday 13th June 2017

    This is a lively and interactive workshop giving ideas about how to teach braille.

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    Moving on

    Tuesday 27th - Wednesday 28th June 2017

    Spend 2 days exploring a wide range of issues in preparation for moving on to University or other Higher Education in 2017

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