Year 11 Houghall Campus Open Day - Saturday 10th October 2020

Saturday, 10 October 2020

Thinking of coming to EDC next September? We're hosting a special open day for year 11s at our Houghall campus on Saturday 10th October 2020 from 10AM to 3PM.

Please register your place at this event by filling in the web form below. Please could we kindly ask that visiting potential students are only accompanied by up to two parents/carers.

Thinking of coming to EDC next September? We're hosting an open night for the following courses ONLY on Monday 28th September (5pm-6.30pm): A Levels, Applied Science, Art and Design, Business/Peter Jones Enterprise Academy, Childcare, Computing and ICT, Health and Social Care, Media, Music, Performing Arts, Sport and Uniformed Public Services.

Please register your place at this event by filling in the web form below. Please could we kindly ask that visiting potential students are only accompanied by up to two parents/carers.

For visitors to our open night we strongly recommend that you wear a face covering while at the premises. We also have extensive social distancing measures around the campus to ensure your safety while you're here.

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Whether you know what course you want to do - or not! - EDC's open days are the best way to learn about our range of courses, have a chat with your potential tutors and see what course is right for you!

If you're totally unsure about what you want to do, these days are a great way to come along and get an idea of what EDC has to offer. Our careers advice team are the best people to speak to here, and they're on hand to give you all the information you need to pick the right course.

Our Houghall Come to College open evenings cover our vocational, land-based courses taught at our Houghall campus in Durham.

  • Find out how we give you the employment edge and get expert careers advice and guidance
  • Come along for free, impartial advice and guidance to help you make the right choices.
  • Speak to our dedicated teaching and support staff Tour our outstanding facilities - subject to availability (please note we are unable to tour facilities such as the equine unit and agricultural unit in the darker months. This is for the health and safety of all of our visitors).
  • Find out about financial support, free travel and learning support.

Courses Available at our Houghall Campus

We run the following vocational course programmes at our Houghall campus:

  • Agriculture
  • Animal Care
  • Arboriculture (Tree Surgery)
  • Dog Grooming (Part-Time, Adult Only)
  • Equine and Horse Care
  • Floristry
  • Foundation Studies
  • Horticulture
  • Land and Wildlife Management
  • Veterinary Nursing

Where to Find Us

Our Houghall campus is found on the outskirts of Durham City Centre, directly across from Durham University's Maiden Castle building.

Our address is:

East Durham College
Houghall Campus
Durham
County Durham
DH1 3SG

FREE parking is available on-site.

Contact Us

Got any questions about EDC, our open evenings, or anything else? No problem - get in touch with our student services department who'll be happy to help you!

Call: 0191 375 4700

Email: enquiries@eastdurham.ac.uk

You can also fill in the contact form below to get in touch with us.

Register Your Interest in Our Houghall Open Day