Oxford English Faculty State Schools' Open Day

Our next English Faculty Open Day for state schools will be on 13 May 2023, 10.30am – 2.30pm. The Open Day is an online event, featuring taster lectures, information about the admissions process, plus a Q&A with current students.

The event is open to all state school pupils and their teachers, and is aimed at Year 12s. Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.


10:30 – 10:35 Welcome and introduction 

10:35 – 11:15 Taster Lecture 1: Dr Ayoush Lazikani, A Taste of Old English

11:15 – 12:00 Information talk: Dr David Taylor, The Oxford admissions process and course information for English Language and Literature

12:00 – 12:20 Short break

12:20 – 13:00 Taster Lecture 2: Professor Sos Eltis, Oscar Wilde

13:00 – 13:30 Information talk: Outreach Co-ordinator, Resources Showcase

13.30 – 14.15 Q&A with undergraduate ambassadors

14:15 – 14:30 Closing remarks

Register for your free ticket now on Eventbrite

Once you have registered on Eventbrite, you will be contacted with the meeting link after registration closes on 11 May 2023.

Any questions? Get in touch with us at outreach@ell.ox.ac.uk


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