Celebrations this weekend for UCW Graduates 2022 

Jonny Dibble News

University Centre Weston (UCW) will take over the centre of Weston again on Friday 30th October with the return of its annual Graduation celebrations.  Around 1000 people will be in attendance to mark the UCW students amazing achievements by obtaining their degrees with special ceremonies taking place at St. John the Baptist Church.  After a high energy dixie band-led procession …

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Great Big Green Week

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Great Big Green Week is the UK’s biggest ever celebration of Community Action to tackle Climate Change and protect Nature. We’re excited to be taking part in a range of events and activities developed by Weston College for all members of our Weston College Group Community over the next 2 weeks. As well as raising awareness and promoting our Sustainability and …

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Athlete, Army and Author – Business Alumnus Dr Emmanuel Nartey Shares Inspirational Journey

Jonny Dibble News

Athlete, Olympian, Author, Academic, Ex-soldier, Inspirational speaker – This alumnus has done it ALL! We recently caught up with academic achiever and Ghanaian judoka Dr Emmanuel Nartey, who once studied here in Weston-super-Mare… At nineteen-years-old, Nartey joined the British Army in February 2003. After being deployed on numerous exercises, Emmanuel began training with Team Bath, representing the British Army and …

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Hair and Makeup Learners Smash Industry Experience at The Commonwealth Games 

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Interested in pursuing a career in Hair and Makeup but not sure what kind of opportunities and prospects are available?   Well, Look no further! Our Hair, Makeup and Prosthetics for Production degree programme offers a multitude of opportunities and experiences to enhance our learners’ skills and industry networks. Ran by hair and makeup professionals, this course has fantastic links …

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Lianne Talks Life as a UCW Counselling Learner

madelaine.gadd News

Have you ever considered a career in Counselling?  Here at UCW we design courses to be optimised for industry practice and our BsC (Hons) in Counselling is no exception! If you’re looking for an engaging degree that will develop your skills in practical and theoretical areas, support you to grow your professionalism with highly sought-after work experience opportunities and prepare …

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UCW Freshers Week Schedule

madelaine.gadd News

Take a look at the jam-packed week of incredible Freshers events on offer at UCW. From zoo parties to coffee and cake, there’s really something for everyone! To book your spaces, click here Sunday 11 September 2022 Freshers’ Launch – The Loft @ 7pm It’s time to meet your fellow students and Freshers’ Angels! Head down to The Loft for …

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Early Years Education Degree at UCW: Leanne Tells All

madelaine.gadd News

Now is an exceptional time to get your Early Years Education degree. With successive Governments attempting to improve standards in the Early Years sector, as well as huge demands for new teachers and school/nursery staff, it’s a perfect time to begin your career in this industry!   At UCW we offer both BA (Hons) Early Years Education and BA (Hons) …

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Catching Up With Tom: What’s it Like To Be a Uniformed and Public Services Learner?

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Are you interested in pursuing a degree in the uniformed and public services?  At UCW we celebrate that the diverse range of career opportunities in this field are incredibly vast and ever-growing.   Emergency Services, Health and Safety and Social Services, just to name a few, are examples of the extremely rewarding and fulfilling occupations our BA (Hons) Uniformed and Public …

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Catching Up With Inclusive Practice Learner, Louise: “My course has highlighted the importance of being inclusive, especially within an educational setting”

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Here at UCW, we deeply understand the importance and significance of inclusivity as a fundamental practice in everything we do.   So much so that we offer a degree programme in BA (Hons) SEND and Inclusive Practice as well as several short courses to let you upskill and give you a taste of what a full degree is like.  This full-time …