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OPEN DAYS FOR OPEN MINDS


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Contents Welcome to de Havilland Campus

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Finding your way around

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Welcome talks and student support

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Courses in Business

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Courses in Education

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Courses in Humanities

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Courses in Law

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Courses in Sport

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Explore our campuses

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Hertfordshire Sports Village

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Self-guided tour

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Living on campus

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Open Day Planner Location

Time

Session


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Welcome to de Havilland Campus Today you have the opportunity to explore the University of Hertfordshire and discover what studying here is really like. To make the most out of your time at our open day, use our handy checklist! Check in and receive a goody bag Attend the This is Herts welcome talk Meet your subject team Take a campus tour Look around accommodation Visit student support stands to learn about the services available Speak to our students about their experiences Head over to our College Lane campus to see our brand new Student bar and club as well as further accommodation


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Finding your way around de Havilland Campus Key locations

Take a break

20 Check in

31 Café Ambition

08.00 – 15.00

21 Campus tours

32 Café Sport

09.00 – 17.00

22 Accommodation showrooms

33 Premier Shop

08.00 – 15.00

23 N001 / N003 24 The Atrium 25 Atrium Mezzanine 26 Auditorium Foyer 27 Enterprise Hub 28 Law Court Building

Getting around 34 Local and intercampus buses

Building entrance

22 Take a look at

our showrooms

29 Institute of Sport 30 Hertfordshire Sports Village

Help and Emergencies In case of illness, injury or lost property, please inform anyone in a purple t-shirt and we’ll be happy to help. If you hear a fire alarm, please leave the building immediately and follow the University’s fire marshals to the nearest evacuation point. Please do not use any lifts or re-enter the building until the all-clear is given.


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Accommodation 28 31

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Take a tour

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See page DH 16 for your options


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Welcome talks and student support Attend our informative talks covering a range of topics presented by students and staff from the University. Talk

Time

Location

This is Herts welcome talk

10.30

23 N001

This is Herts welcome talk

12.00

23 N001

Speak to our student services about how you will be supported during and after your time at Herts. Service

Location

Accommodation

24 the Atrium

Student Welfare and Support

24 the Atrium

Hertfordshire Students’ Union

24 the Atrium

Careers, Employment and Study Abroad

24 the Atrium

Foundation and Extended Degrees

24 the Atrium

Fees and Finance

24 the Atrium

Admissions

24 the Atrium

HertSquad

24 the Atrium


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Open Days for Open Minds

Courses in Business Course

Meet the team

Accounting (All courses)

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Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Business and Marketing: Advertising and Digital Marketing

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Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Business (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Economics (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Event Management (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Finance (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Hertfordshire Business School Admissions

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Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Human Resource and Business Management

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

International Business (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Languages

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Study Abroad

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00

Tourism Management (All courses)

27

Enterprise Hub (top floor) 10.00 – 14.00


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Courses in Education Course

Meet the team

Early Childhood Education BA (Hons)

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Auditorium Foyer 10.00 – 14.00

Early Years FdA (part-time only)

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Auditorium Foyer 10.00 – 14.00

Education BA (Hons)

26

Auditorium Foyer 10.00 – 14.00

Primary Education with QTS BEd (Hons)

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Auditorium Foyer 10.00 – 14.00

Pyschology in Education BA (Hons)

26

Auditorium Foyer 10.00 – 14.00


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Courses in Humanities Course

Meet the team

Subject session

Creative Writing BA (Hons)

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Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

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N003 11.30

English Language (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

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N003 11.30

English Literature (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

History (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Journalism (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Mass Communications BA (Hons)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Media (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Philosophy (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Politics & International Relations (All courses)

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

23

N003 11.30

Languages

25

Atrium Mezzanine 10.00 – 14.00

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N003 11.30


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Courses in Law Course

Meet the team

Subject session

Criminal Justice and Criminology BA (Hons)

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Law Court Building 10.00 – 14.00

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Initial Year for Extended Degree in Law

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Law Court Building 10.00 – 14.00

28 11.00 / 11.30 / 12.00 /

Law LLB (Hons)

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Law Court Building 10.00 – 14.00

28 11.00 / 11.30 / 12.00 /

Law (Accelerated) LLB (Hons)

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Law Court Building 10.00 – 14.00

28 11.00 / 11.30 / 12.00 /

Law Court Building 11:00 / 12:00 / 13:00 Law Court Building 12.30 / 13.00

Law Court Building 12.30 / 13.00

Law Court Building 12.30 / 13.00


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Courses in Sport Course

Meet the team

Subject session

Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons)

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Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 12.30

Sport Business Management BSc (Hons)

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Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 13.00

Sports Coaching BSc (Hons)

29

Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 13.00

Sports Development BSc (Hons)

29

Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 13.00

Sports Studies BSc (Hons)

29

Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

29

Institute of Sport 11.00 / 13.00

Sports Studies with Psychology BSc (Hons)

29

Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 13.00

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons)

29

Institute of Sport 10.00 – 14.00

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Institute of Sport 11.00 / 12.30


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Take a tour: Explore our campuses Take a guided tour of our leafy campuses, led by our student ambassadors.

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de Havilland guided tours

Tours depart approximately every 20 minutes between 10.30 and 13.30

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Jump on one of our free intercampus buses. Tours depart approximately every 20 minutes between 10.30 and 13.00

At your own pace

Feel free to wander around campus at your own pace. If you have any questions, speak to the team at a Check-in point.

Running out of time?

Explore our campuses from your home with our virtual campus tour. Visit virtual.herts.ac.uk


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Hertfordshire Sports Village Explore the incredible facilities available at Hertfordshire Sports Village.

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Tours depart approximately every 30 minutes between 10.30 and 13.30 from the Sports Village entrance.

When you join us as a student, you will also be part of our squad. HertSquad has something for everyone, from trying rollerskating for the first time to competing at the highest level in your chosen sport.

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Don't forget to meet our HertSquad team in the Atrium to find out about the free sports on offer for all students.


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Self-guided tour A

Our Law Court Building was built as a place for law students to have lectures, a place for group study and has a full-scale replica Crown courtroom with public gallery so students can practice debating cases.

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The Enterprise Hub is a new purpose-built building for Business students as a place for social and independent study. It houses lecture rooms, Café Ambition, private and group study rooms, and has an open plan study space.

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The Accommodation on the de Havilland campus contains 1,600 single rooms with an average of 11 students a flat.

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The Accommodation helpdesk is a place you can get help and advice with regards to your room, collect deliveries as well as a comfy common room to chill and Premier shop for essentials.

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The Food Hall is a canteen for students to purchase meals and snacks throughout the day. There is also the option for takeaway food.

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Our Sports Village includes a 100-station gym, 25m 8-lane swimming pool, 12m climbing wall, 3 sports halls and several outdoor pitches. It also runs an awardwinning Active Student programme with 75 hours of activity each week, completely free.

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Our brand-new Institute of Sport Building has state of the art sports science teaching space for our students in life and medical sciences.

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Our Weston Auditorium has welcomed internationally acclaimed performers from across the UK, Ireland, Spain, Japan and Africa, as well as the best in top local talent. Moreover, it is used by UH Arts for musical and theatrical performances throughout the year.

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Our Learning Resources Centres (LRCs) are central to life at Herts. De Havilland LRC houses thousands of print books, a wide selection of study areas, access to specialist computers, printing facilities and Wi-Fi and power sockets to use with your own devices throughout. It’s open 24/7 to suit your individual study needs.


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There is a place like home: Living on campus Living on campus is the best way to experience uni life. Check out our amazing accommodation. The Halls of residence on both campuses are close to food outlets, lecture theatres and the library as well as sports and exercise facilities. You’ll have easy access to services such as Careers and Employment, Hertfordshire Students’ Union, Student Wellbeing and the Key for spiritual guidance. Our College Lane campus is home to the brand-new student bar, club and top of the range theatre. Hertfordshire Sports Village is at the heart of the de Havilland campus with a climbing wall, swimming pool, squash courts, a gym and sports pitches.

24/7 support You’ll benefit from 24/7 support 365 days a year from our security team, student support officers and resident assistants. Whether you are locked out of your room, need an emergency repair or are feeling unwell, there is always support on hand. Our campus support team are also here to support your wellbeing. If you ever feel worried, anxious or depressed there will be someone for you to talk to in confidence.


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Take a look at our showrooms – locations can be found on the campus maps on pages CL 4 and DH 4 Room type

Unique features

Size

Cost

3a Single

• 4ft bed

13.3m2

From £126.70 per week

25m2

From £106.40 per week

10m2

From £159.74 per week

12m2

From £169.40 per week

14.5m2

From £179.90 per week

16.5m2

From £214.27 per week

10.7m2

From £161.21 per week

College Lane campus 3b Twin room

College Lane campus 3b Townhouse

College Lane campus 3b Standard

en suite

College Lane campus 3b Enhanced

College Lane campus 3b Studio

College Lane campus

• Washbasin with sink • Ottoman unit with seating and storage draws • 2 single beds with storage • Shared en-suite with shower, toilet and sink • 4ft bed with storage • Bathroom shared between two students • Single bed with storage • En-suite with shower, toilet and sink

• 4ft bed with storage • En-suite with shower, toilet and sink • 4ft bed with storage • En-suite with shower, toilet and sink • Fridge/freezer and microwave • 2 hobs and sink set into worktop • Eating area with table and 2 chairs

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de Havilland campus

• Single bed with storage • En-suite with shower toilet and sink • Mini-fridge


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