Lecturer with his students

Humanities Student Experience Weekend

An opportunity to experience student life at our Lampeter campus at first-hand; take part in taster lectures, get familiar with the staff, meet current students and potential future classmates, all before going to Uni.

Activity Type: Residential

Audience: Post-16

Link: Humanities Student Experience Weekend

CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities

Celebrating Welsh Identity

A series of activities looking at Welsh culture, identity, and reasons to be proud to be Welsh. Activities will vary depending on the age of the group.

Activity Type: Workshop

Audience: KS2 a 3

Duration: 3 x 1 hour

Cost: Activities for schools in areas of deprivation qualify for free/discounted delivery. Please get in touch for information. Some events make incur a small fee between £5-25 per learner.

Contact email: reaching.wider@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities

I:Create

‌‌I:Create‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌full-day ‌workshop‌ ‌that‌ ‌explores‌ ‌the‌ ‌importance‌ ‌of‌ ‌creativity‌ ‌and‌ ‌ storytelling.‌ ‌Pupils‌ ‌will‌ ‌have‌ ‌the‌ ‌opportunity‌ ‌to‌ ‌design‌ ‌their‌ ‌own‌ ‌wooden‌ ‌spoon‌ ‌characters‌ ‌and‌ ‌will‌ ‌work‌ ‌together‌ ‌in‌ ‌groups‌ ‌to‌ ‌create‌ ‌a‌ ‌story‌ ‌to‌ ‌share‌ ‌with‌ ‌the‌ ‌class.‌ ‌There is an opportunity to add an extra session to put on 'shows' for parents.

Activity Type: Workshop

Audience: KS3

Duration: 4 hours

Cost: Activities for schools in areas of deprivation qualify for free/discounted delivery. Please get in touch for information. Some events make incur a small fee between £5-25 per learner.

Contact email: reaching.wider@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Languages, Literacy and Communication

Murder Mystery

Team building challenge where pupils work together in small group and use the clues provided to solve a murder mystery task. Creativity, innovation, problem solving and organisation will be key to solve the case. Opportunity to reflect on skills and transferable qualities. Access to Wi-Fi/technology is required.

Activity Type: Workshop

Audience: KS5

Duration: 90 minutes

Cost: Activities for schools in areas of deprivation qualify for free/discounted delivery. Please get in touch for information. Some events make incur a small fee between £5-25 per learner.

Contact email: reaching.wider@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities

Mandarin: Language and Chinese Studies

As well as getting you talking, reading, and writing in Chinese, the Chinese culture topics of this course will introduce you to a fascinating world. The course will earn you 10 Credits at Level 4.

Activity Type: Online course

Audience: KS4 and post-16

Duration: 12 weeks

Contact email: confuciusinstitute@uwtsd.ac.uk

Link: Mandarin: Language and Chinese Studies

CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities, Languages, Literacy and Communication

Chinese Culture and Language

Students will explore the history, mythology and rich cultural heritage of China while also drawing on comparative examples from the Welsh cultural heritage. At the end of the course, students will gather together their portfolio of mini-tasks and choose a topic to present as a video, or voice recording with slideshow, or illustrated essay.

Activity Type: Online course

Audience: KS3

Contact email: confuciusinstitute@uwtsd.ac.uk

Link: Chinese Culture and Language

CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities, Languages, Literacy and Communication

Medical Anthropology - Hear Me, See Me”: Gaming, Avatars and Cybertherapy

Explore the nature of health and illness and the role of social relations in shaping disease and its treatment; To understand the different cultural beliefs and practices surrounding physical and mental health.

Activity Type: Talk/workshop

Audience: KS4 and post-16

Duration: 45-60 minutes

Contact email: schoolsandcolleges@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives, Ethical, informed citizens of Wales and the world

CFW Area of Learning: Health and Well-being, Humanities

Climate Change: Why is water behaving so badly these days?

Explore how humans create and alter their worlds. Consideration of the connections between physical and cognitive worlds and the way material culture is used and reused in different historical and cultural contexts.

Activity Type: Talk/workshop

Audience: KS4 and post-16

Duration: 45-60 minutes

Contact email: schoolsandcolleges@uwtsd.ac.uk


CFW Purpose: Ethical, informed citizens of Wales and the world

CFW Area of Learning: Health and Well-being, Humanities

Environmental Ethics and the domain of morality

An interactive educational resource for anyone interested in the topic of environmental philosophy.

Activity Type: Online resource

Audience: Post-16

Link: Pre-University Learning Resources
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CFW Purpose: Ambitious, capable learners, ready to learn throughout their lives, Ethical, informed citizens of Wales and the world

CFW Area of Learning: Humanities