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Progress in English Taster Day

Our Progress in English Taster Day is an event for year 12 students from state schools intending to study English at university and for their teachers. 

Event Summary

This extremely exciting Taster Day provides potential applicants with a flavour of undergraduate study at Cambridge and an opportunity to explore topics beyond what’s covered within the school curriculum. 

Progress in English 2018

On Monday 19 March we hosted our Progress in English Taster Day for over 30 prospective English Undergraduates , the event was run by Dr Hero Chalmers, our Director of Studies in English at Fitzwilliam College. 

"It was a relaxed and positive experience, very helpful and interesting". Lulu, Taster Day Attendee 2018

"The lectures were great - really engaging and refreshing take on topics we are first starting to cover at A Level”. Billy, English Teacher (attended Taster Day 2018)

"I’ve enjoyed seeing my students fall in love with the idea of English at Cambridge - Fitzwilliam, so friendly and accessible". Sarah, English Teacher (attended Taster Day 2018).

Progress in English 2019

Online bookings for the 2019 English Taster Day will open in November 2018.


If you have any questions about the event, please do not hesitate to get in touch

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