20-02-18 STEM Day

Yesterday, timetables were collapsed for a STEM day spectacular for years 10, 11 and 12. Here at DMUTC, we have STEM days 5 times a year where sponsoring and local companies run various fun activities with the students.

Year 10 had an engineering-focused day, ran by Learn By Design. Their day…

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Posted by /blog/author/15ESmith on 21 February 2018

Category: Student Blog

GCSE Revision Tips from our Year 12's

Hello!

As the year 11's are steadily on their way to exam season, all of us in BlogSquad decided to pass on some tried and tested revision tips. Hope they're hopeful!

Emily's top tip:

I might have gone a little over the top but I definately found an effective way to get important…

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Posted by /blog/author/15ESmith on 24 January 2018

Category: Student Blog

Inspiring Minds - Loughborough University

Yesterday, all year 12 students were taken on a trip to Loughborough University where we participated in an Inspiring Minds STEM event.

Although it was an early start, as soon as we arrived on campus we received a warm welcome to the uni and it's core values. As we all study STEM subjects, we…

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Posted by /blog/author/15ESmith on 18 January 2018

Category: Student Blog

Year 12 Student Experience - Route A

I’m a year 12 student who also previously studied at the DMUTC during my GCSE’s, and am currently on Route A (Academic) to study my A-levels.

After studying engineering at GCSE’s and doing work experience with Toyota, I decided that although it was interesting, I didn’t want a career in it.…

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Posted by /blog/author/15ESmith on 4 December 2017

Category: Student Blog

Year 12 Student Experience - Route C

I am a year 12 student who previously studied at Derby Manufacturing UTC during years 10 and 11. I am currently taking part in a new scheme known as the pre-apprenticeship scheme. Pre-Apprenticeship is a new course being offered by the Derby UTC which was implemented during the 2017/18 first…

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Posted by /blog/author/15ESmith on 4 December 2017

Category: Student Blog