College open events for budding students
Open events are being held for anyone interested in higher education in Northumberland.
Prospective students will be able to find out more about the subjects on offer at Northumberland College, its partnerships with leading universities and get information about student loans and the learning support available.
The events are on Wednesday, April 13, from 11am to 2pm at Northumberland College’s Ashington campus and on Wednesday, April 20, from 11am to 2pm at the Kirkley Hall campus, in Ponteland.
Higher education courses available at the college include access to HE diplomas in health or social science, PGCEs, HND in theatrical, media and special effects make-up and foundation degrees in arboriculture, animal management, equestrian performance and coaching.
Foundation degrees, PGCE and Cert Ed courses are offered in partnership with Newcastle University, University of Cumbria and University of Huddersfield.
HND study programmes at the college may be topped-up with additional study at university to achieve a full honours degree.
Northumberland College has almost doubled its higher education course provision compared to previous years, with 30 courses on offer for September 2016. It has also achieved record applications for its HE courses over the last two years and exceeded its enrolment target for the last academic year so advises early application for courses starting in September.
To find out more, contact the College’s Help Hub on 01670 330 660 or email [email protected]