Open Day: BA Social Science (Foundation Year)

Designed for those interested in the BA Social Science programme, you can find out about the course and the student experience at Leeds, explore the campus and see our outstanding facilities.

The  BA Social Science (Foundation Year) course is designed for those who don’t have the standard entry requirements. The open day will give you opportunity to talk to the Programme Leader, Programme Director, current students, Student Experience Manager, admissions staff and academics.

Book your place to attend the open day.


10.00 – 11.15: Meet and greet ( refreshments available)

                        Welcome and course overview with the BA Social Science Programme
                        Leader, Programme Director and academic staff.

11.15 – 11.30: Break                                                                                          

11.30 – 12.15: Student Experience (led by current students)

                        Student Experience and Support (Student Experience Manager).

12.15 – 12.45: Lunch

12.45 – 13.15: Subject Session (Taster)

13.15 – 14.15; Q & A

14.15 – 15.00: Campus Tour


Subject session (Taster)

This will be a short subject specific presentation covering a number of core elements of Social Sciences.

General talk

Our general talk will give you an insight into what you can expect to study on the BA Social Science programme and as a student at Leeds. Hear about our current students’ experiences, discover more about living in Leeds and find out how you can enhance your degree at our work placement, study abroad and volunteering talk.


Take a tour of our award winning students’ union and The Edge, our state of the art sport and fitness facility, plus our impressive Laidlaw Library which opened in summer 2015.



The event will take place in Room 12.21/12.25 Social Sciences Building, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT. If you enter the Social Sciences Building (No 82 on the campus map) at the main entrance on level 10, take the lift or stairs up two floors to floor 12. We can be found in rooms 12.21 & 12.25.


Book your place.