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Upcoming events

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conference

Building on the success of previous years, our HPSC Research Showcase 2024 event aims to be bigger than ever, highlighting and celebrating the fantastic breadth of research taking place within our college at all levels.

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networking

The Derby talent Fair brings together employers, industry experts, and graduate recruitment specialists. You'll have the opportunity to network and find opportunities such as placements, internships and graduate roles. 

public lecture

In this inaugural lecture, Professor Charlotte Chadderton will reflect on some of her past projects which demonstrate the different and complex ways in which race inequality operates.

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webinar

During this hour-long webinar, we'll take you through how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the online BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (top up) degree course and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Rachel Spink, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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open day

Join us at our Undergraduate Open Day where you will be able to meet our teaching teams and students and explore our facilities and award-winning accommodation.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the online BSc (Hons) Business and Management course and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Dr Valentina Gorchakova, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the iPGCE and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Andy Bloor, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the MSc or PG Dip Psychology (online) course and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Dr Gulcan Garip, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the online Forensic Psychology Practice PG Dip course and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Dr. Rachael Wheatley, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner with the University of Derby.

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webinar

If you're interested in joining the online MSc Sustainability and Environmental Management course and wish to find out more, join the live Q&A to hear from Dr Uche Okere, Programme Leader, and get your questions answered.

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workshop

Running for three days, this event is a multifaceted experience that combines elements of emergency crisis management, interdisciplinary collaboration, and strategic decision-making in the context of international health and social care.

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open day

Visit us for our on-campus Postgraduate Coffee Morning to find out more about postgraduate study at Derby.

Sixth Form students take part in taster sessions organised by Education Liaison.
conference

The Further Education (FE) Showcase provides an opportunity for delegates to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the post-14 Further Education and Skills sector.

University of Derby Chesterfield
open day

Join us at our Chesterfield Open Day where you will be able to meet our teaching teams and students and explore St Helena.

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Due to the demand for sonographers to train in DVTs and carotids regionally, we would like to encourage sonographers to take an interest in this study day. The event will consist of introductory lectures followed by two demonstration sessions featuring live scanning of volunteers.

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conference

After a few years of hibernation, we are thrilled to announce that the University of Derby's Nature Connections Conference will return in 2024. This event will bring together researchers and practitioners interested in nature connection to share and discuss the latest research, ideas, and applications in the field.

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workshop

This face-to-face session will introduce non-traditional data collection methods including photovoice/elicitation and media resources including YouTube videos, newspapers and television shows.

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workshop

This interactive, face-to-face, workshop is ideal for students, and academics across all levels. Participants will be introduced to the epistemology that underpins IPA, discuss research questions and IPA interview/focus group schedule design, review the stages involved in analysis, and have time to work through a given data set at a level ‘beyond description’. 

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workshop

Thematic analysis is a qualitative research method that is used to identify patterns within data. It can be used in a variety of ways to both describe and interpret findings.

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workshop

Learners will be introduced to scale development approaches and processes including item generation and review. Learners will then cover the purpose and methods of factor analysis. Finally, methods of validity and reliability checking will be reviewed.

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workshop

Learners will be introduced to PROCESS mediation and the single mediator model. In addition to parallel mediators and direct, indirect, and total effects. Learners will also be guided in the interpretations and fundamentals of moderation. Finally, learners will review the testing, interpreting, and visualising of interactions.

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conference

The main objective of the CivicLAB Conference is to provide a supportive and creative environment for academics, creative and cultural industry professionals and freelance artists to share their insights on research and practice through a place-based approach to knowledge generation.

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workshop

Participants will be introduced to the key stages of systematic reviews, and how to develop a review protocol and a search strategy. The session will also introduce how to conduct data extraction, risk of bias assessment and effect sizes in systematic reviews.

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Communication and breaking bad news are some of the most difficult things to learn in Obstetrics. This study day features several presentations from professionals involved with different stages of the pregnancy journey (including CMW, EPA nurse, fetal medicine consultant and the bereavement midwife).