Following 2012 success, Barclays Money Skills in FE gives students the opportunity to improve financial skills
Students from Swindon College are being given the opportunity to improve their financial skills, knowledge and confidence as part of Barclays Money Skills, a money management programme running throughout the spring term in further education colleges across the UK.
Barclays and the National Skills Academy for Financial Services are working in partnership to develop a…
Released on February 11, 2013 at 15:31 —
On 1st February, Chris Pitman, Chris Baxter and Nick Howson took the Sports Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma students to Chelsea Football Club for a Business Tour and Club Lunch, to tie into a study unit which relates to sports business.
Chris Pitman organised the visit to the Club to…Continue
Released on February 7, 2013 at 11:25 —
Swindon College has received planning permission to build a new Construction Centre of over 1,000 square metres on its campus at North Star Avenue.
The new centre, which will be ready for September 2013, will be used for teaching brickwork, plastering and tiling courses which are currently delivered off site in facilities at Kembrey Park meaning that students will be able to better access support services and other on-campus facilities. The cost of the £2m building is being funded by…Continue
Released on January 14, 2013 at 16:14 —
Learners from Swindon College have had the fantastic opportunity to work with the Swindon Wildcats, local Ice Hockey Team, as part of their course unit “Working to a brief in Media industries.”
The 22 students will be involved in filming the Wildcats on match days, producing video content for their website along with the player profiles and video clips for the big screen on match days.
They will work as 3 teams for their specialities;
Team one will be filming the players…Continue
Released on September 12, 2012 at 8:30 —