Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Day After Tomorrow: artificial and natural futures

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Think Human

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Headington Campus


Get your students excited for study in this fun-filled, forward-thinking day. We’ll explore what it’s like to learn at university, examine cutting-edge technology and debate whether robots can have morals.


University Taster: try out undergraduate learning

Want to go to university, but unsure how it all works? Come and explore the current work of Oxford Brookes students and get a taste of university learning and life.

Take on the role of investigator, as you perform exciting tasks and listen to research presentations by our undergraduates. You’ll ask them challenging questions, uncover key answers and develop your critical thinking skills. 

Learn about the fascinating research of Oxford Brookes students, and start thinking about what you want to study in the future. One day your own research could change the world!

Our students will be on hand to assist you with tasks and answer any questions you have about university life.

Can Robots have Morals?: the ethics of Artificial Intelligence

Want to play a game with a robot? Can artificial intelligence know right from wrong? Join our interactive workshop and enter the world of AI, where you’ll interact with robots, enjoy video games and discover AI technology.

Experience everything from virtual reality headsets to Cozmo robots. Consider whether AI is unethical, and explore your place in the digital world.