School of Geography, Geology and the Environment

We look forward to welcoming you to the offer holder day, please take a look at the information below to see what activities and sessions you can join.

Environmental Science, Environment and Sustainability

 Morning session: 10:30 - 12:00
 10:30 - 10:45 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 10:45 - 11:20 Environment degrees talk - find out more about our environmental courses and why Keele is the place to study them.
Environment taster session - catchment management computer simulation game. Manage your very own river catchment: can you achieve sustainable development?
Informal chat with staff
 11:20 - 12:00

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk in Keele's natural laboratory 
OR Environmental activity taster sessions
Details below

10:00 - 10:30 and 12:00 - 13:00 Displays of work in Central Science Laboratories (CSL) and chat to staff and students (optional)

 Afternoon session: 13:00 - 14:30
 13:00 - 13:15 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 13:15 - 13:50 Environment degrees talk - find out more about our environmental courses and why Keele is the place to study them.
Environment taster session - catchment management computer simulation game. Manage your very own river catchment: can you achieve sustainable development?
Informal chat with staff
 13:50 - 14:30

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk in Keele's natural laboratory 
OR Environmental activity taster sessions
Details below

Taster sessions
Fieldwork walk in Keele's natural laboratory - A half-hour stroll around the grounds close to the centre of campus, showing how we teach in the field, including on our own doorstep (weather permitting). For the fieldwork walk please bring appropriate waterproof clothing
Environmental activity taster sessions - In the past we have run sessions on Careers, Employabilty, Drones or GIS.

Guests are invited to attend the academic session alongside offer holders

Geography, Human Geography and Physical Geography

 Morning session: 10:30 - 12:00
 10:30 - 10:45 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 10:45 - 11:20 Talk: What makes Keele's Geography Courses special - A talk from the Head of Geography about what our courses involve and how we teach them, including sample teaching and time for questions & answers.
OR
Informal chat with staff
 11:20 - 12:00

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk (weather permitting)
OR Geography activity taster sessions
Details below

10:00 - 10:30 and 12:00 - 13:00 Displays of work in Central Science Laboratories (CSL) and chat to staff and students (optional)

 Afternoon session: 13:00 - 14:30
 13:00 - 13:15 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 13:15 - 13:50 Talk: What makes Keele's Geography Courses special - A talk from the Head of Geography about what our courses involve and how we teach them, including sample teaching and time for questions & answers.
OR
Informal chat with staff
 13:50 - 14:30

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk (weather permitting)
OR Geography activity taster sessions
Details below

Taster sessions
Fieldwork walk: (weather permitting) Teaching Geography outside in our natural laboratory - A half-hour stroll around the grounds close to the centre of campus, showing how we can teach geography in the field on our own doorstep. For the fieldwork walk please bring appropriate waterproof clothing
Geography activity taster sessions - In the past we have run sessions on Careers, Employabilty, Drones or GIS.

Guests are invited to attend the academic session alongside offer holders

Geology

 Morning session: 10:30 - 12:00
 10:30 - 10:45 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 10:45 - 11:20 Geology Careers & Geology Courses Summary Talk
OR
Informal Chat with Staff
 11:20 - 12:00

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk (weather permitting)
OR Geology activity taster sessions
Details below

10:00 - 10:30 and 12:00 - 13:00 Displays of work in Central Science Laboratories (CSL) and chat to staff and students (optional)

 Afternoon session: 13:00 - 14:30
 13:00 - 13:15 Geography, Geology and the Environment introduction talk
 13:15 - 13:50 Geology Careers & Geology Courses Summary Talk 
OR
Informal Chat with Staff
 13:50 - 14:30

Choose from either: Fieldwork walk (weather permitting)
OR Geology activity taster sessions
Details below

Taster sessions
Fieldwork walk: (weather permitting) A half-hour stroll around the grounds close to the centre of campus, showing how we can teach Geology courses in the field on our own doorstep - For the fieldwork walk please bring appropriate waterproof clothing
Geology activity taster sessions- In the past we have run sessions on 3D Volcanoes, Virtual Reality Geology and Fossils under the Microscope

Guests are invited to attend the academic session alongside offer holders