Wed 2 Feb, '22-
In partnership with the Bank of England, Discover Economics and the Warwick Economics Summit, we are delighted to invite you to a free, interactive event for 16-18 year old students, their teachers and parents.
Date: Wednesday 2 February 2022
|17:30 - 17:35||
Welcome and Introduction
In this introductory session, Professor Jeremy Smith, Head of Department will open the Introduction to Economics event.
|17:35 - 18:05||
Introduction to Economics: Taster Activity
In this interactive session, delivered by Dr Lory Barile (Associate Professor and Widening Participation Academic Lead) and Sam McLoughlin (Discover Economics), you will have a chance to learn more about what economics really is. This will be followed by a Q&A where you will be encouraged to ask questions about the subject/study of economics.
|18:10 - 18:40||
Choosing a University Course and How to Apply
In this session you'll hear from Warwick's Student Recruitment, Outreach and Admissions Service team, who will provide advice on how to apply to university and how to make a competitive application to our programmes.
|18:40 - 18:55||
Meet an Economist
In this interactive panel discussion, our current students (and members of the student society - Warwick Economics Summit) will ask questions to Lauren Barnes to find out more about her experience of studying economics, and her journey in becoming a Senior Economist at the Bank of England.
|18:55 - 19:00||
The session will come to a close and you will be asked to provide your feedback on the event via an online anonymous survey.
Registration for the event is essential. Registrants will receive an email the week of the event containing a link and instructions on how to join. If you have any queries about this event, please email email@example.com.