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Student Support Webinars



Our Outreach Team is on hand to support you throughout the journey to Higher Education. We have something for everyone, whether you’re a future student, teacher, or adviser.

Below you will find a whole range of recorded sessions and presentations, available 24/7 at a time to suit you. Each one has been developed to help and guide you through the HE application journey and for IAG practitioners, we’ve highlighted where they link to the Gatsby Benchmarks for Good Careers Guidance.

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Health and Social Care Careers

There are a huge range of exciting and rewarding careers in Health and Social Care. Explore your options with us and see how you can find a career that can really make a difference.

Start with an overview of what options are out there for you, what the University of Cumbria has to offer, and what to expect and think about when researching your future career.

Get into Health Get into Mental health

Taster sessions

Take a look at some of our taster sessions to experience what our courses explore and the work that goes into specialising in your discipline.

What Do Physiotherapists Do? with Simon Godley

Neo-Natal Adaptions to Extra-Uterine Life with Paula Brown

The Fight for Preventing Hamstring Strains with Dr Katie Walker-Small

What Do Occupational Therapists Do? with Edwina Rushe

Personalising Service Provision in Health and Social Care with Jumie Orebamjo

Get Into Business & Law


We prepare all our students to change the world by promoting the values of social enterprise, corporate social responsibility and cultural diversity in all our courses. Consequently, our graduates hold influential business positions across many sectors, from human resources and marketing to accounting and finance. Whether you want to work in this country or further afield, the skills you learn at our Business School will help take you there.

Our Get into Business session gives you the opportunity to find out more about the courses we offer, your time with us and your graduate prospects. Be it Business Management, Marketing, Finance or Human Resources your journey into the world of Business starts here.

Get into Business

Art and Creative Industries

Studying the arts at university can lead you in a great many directions. From being on stage or behind it, to gallery exhibitions, digital launches and making a name for yourself, our courses prepare you for everything.

The creative and cultural industries are growing every year, with more and more creatives finding their place in the world. Discover the careers that lie ahead of you, learn more about our courses and see the work of our alumni in our Get Into session by following the link below.

Get into Teaching

The Institute of Education at the University of Cumbria is one of the most successful in the UK, with 9 out of 10 of our students being employed or in further education just 15 months after graduating (HESA Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).

The University of Cumbria is built on an exceptional legacy of education training spanning over 100 years. Our teacher training courses provide all you need to develop into a teacher who inspires young minds.

Watch our discovery session with Institute of Education academic, Paula Daines, as they explore how gender has an impact on the education of children, especially girls, in both the developed and developing world.

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Undergraduate Non-Teaching Courses

If you’re interested in a career in relation to education but not necessarily teaching then our BA (Hons) Teaching & Learning and BA (Hons) Education Studies courses might be for you.

Find out more from one of our current students via our Youtube channel. 

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PGCE Primary & Secondary Courses

If you already have a degree or would prefer studying a different area at Higher Education before pursuing a career in primary or secondary teaching then one of our PGCE courses might be for you. A PGCE is a one-year postgraduate course which leads to qualified teacher status (QTS).

Get Into Primary Teaching PGCE Get Into Secondary Teaching PGCE

Science & Environment


Getting into Forestry is a perfect starting point for those interested in forestry, forest management and woodland ecology.

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Contact Our Outreach Team Today

Ask all your burning questions about Webinars and Masterclasses when you email our Outreach Team.

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Explore Your Subject Online

Do you want to get more involved and experience the deep discussions and subject exploration that our students experience on their courses?

Our Masterclasses are an excellent opportunity for you to spend an hour with our lecturers exploring a subject important to their course.
Head on over to our masterclass section to see what sessions are coming up in the next few months!

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