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COVID-19

2020: Your All Hallows Eve-ning at Home

For many of us across the UK, Halloween will certainly feel a lot different this year. Fancy dress parties with our friends are largely prohibited, cinemas that once showcased our favourite slashers have closed their doors, and perhaps the most frightening of all, youngsters will not have the experience of

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Careers

What can I do with an Applied Humanities degree?

Are you thinking about studying at Newman but unsure of which course would suit you? Factors to consider are: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Applied Humanities offers a route into numerous professional careers including the following areas: Law

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Advice

What can I do with a Counselling degree?

Newman University’s Careers Progression Coach Clare Vincent, has put together a list of the types of careers a Counselling degree opens up for you. Depending upon the exact content of your degree, you can look at jobs such as: Advice worker Counsellor Counselling Psychologist Family Support Worker High Intensity Therapist

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Advice

No-one forgets a good teacher! Could that be you?

Teaching is a very rewarding career and a much-needed profession for the common and public good of our communities Have you considered a career in teaching? Have you enjoyed home schooling over the last few weeks and would like to put your new found talents to great use in the

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Advice

What can I do with a Youth & Community Work degree?

When choosing what to study at Newman, it is important to make sure the subject suits your requirements. Make sure you consider: your strengths and interests, the style of the course and your long-term career aspirations. A degree such as Youth & Community Work will enable you to gain a

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Advice

What can I do with a Psychology degree?

When choosing your degree course make sure you think about: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Today, we are looking at the types of careers that you could do with a degree in Psychology. Depending upon the exact content

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Advice

What can I do with a Sports degree?

Choosing the right course to study can be challenging, but if you research what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations, then making the decision will be a lot more straightforward. If you are interested in a degree in Sports here

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Advice

What can I do with a Law degree?

Are you thinking about studying at Newman but unsure of which course would suit you? Factors to consider are: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Today, we are looking at the types of careers a Law degree opens up

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Father's Day

Thoughtful gifts to buy or make this Father’s Day

Having a family that lives hours away meant that I started thinking about Father’s Day back in early May, worried about where to buy gifts and how I was going to get them sent safely to my family up North. Non-essential retail stores in both shopping centres and the high

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