Visiting Speakers

East Durham College has a longstanding tradition of regularly welcoming visiting expert speakers, from across the region, to its campuses. These speakers bring a wealth of diverse experiences, insights, and opinions, which enrich our courses and activities and stimulate discussion and debate among students - and staff.

Some of the benefits

  • Deepen our students' learning and understanding of a topic.
  • It can help convey current information and offer more diverse points of view not readily available in textbooks.
  • Helps students to make the connection between what they learn in class to the real world of work.
  • Explain the latest developments in processes and technology in their sector.
  • Enriches the curriculum through them sharing their experiences and journeys.
  • Informs students about their future options, such as apprenticeships, university or career opportunities.
  • Help impart what skills and knowledge employers are looking for in their new recruits.
  • Inspires students about their possible futures and what it might take to reach them.

Any questions?

Please use the enquiry form below or call Student Services on 0191 518 8222 to discuss your options.

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