Thinking about university? Goldsmiths Taster Days are free-to-attend masterclasses led by Goldsmiths academics.
Goldsmiths Taster Days, previously known as Goldclasses, offer anyone thinking about attending university the opportunity to attend a lecture or workshop, find out more about courses at Goldsmiths, and talk to current students.
If you would like to receive information about Goldsmiths Taster Days, please complete the form below.
If you have any questions, please email the outreach team.
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Who are these events for
Goldsmiths Taster Days are for anyone thinking about studying at university, although they have been designed in particular for students studying their first year of A-Levels, BTECs, or on Access courses.
What to expect
Each Taster Day consists of an hour-long lecture or workshop, followed by information about courses at Goldsmiths and a Q&A with a current student (where possible, this will be a student from the relevant department). There will then be an optional campus tour of Goldsmiths. Goldsmiths Taster Days are mostly on a Wednesday afternoon from 1pm - 3pm but please check individual sessions for details.
Information for School Groups
We have designed Goldsmiths Taster Days to be accessible for group bookings. As the sessions are run on the same timetable, groups can arrive together, go to separate subject sessions, then finish and leave together. We also welcome subject teachers and tutors bringing their whole group to a session. If you are interested in bringing a group, please email us.
How to book
- Have a look at the sessions page and make a note of which Taster Day(s) you would like to book and the date of the session. You can book onto more than one!
- Visit the booking page and select the sessions that you would like to attend.
- Fill in our short form, which includes a short questionnaire about you.
- That's it - we'll email you with more details before your session!