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A Degree at South Eastern Regional College Tailored to Suit Local Trio

Three former degree students from @S_ERC have been sharing how their business degree from Liverpool John Moores University (@LJMU), studied at South Eastern Regional College, meant they had all the benefits of a university degree programme, without the expense of travel or typical university fees, delivered in a more intimate environment.

South Eastern Regional College Student’s Virtual Art Exhibition Proves Serendipitous

A #virtual art exhibition, organised as the result of lockdown, has proved serendipitous for a young art and design student @S_ERC  Lydia Bell, a final year Level 3 Foundation Art and Design student at South Eastern Regional College (SERC) hosted an immersive virtual art exhibition Matter of Heart last Friday 29 May, to showcase her final course on her own Lydia Bell Art Facebook page.

Little SERC is Helping Parents to Make Big Plans to Focus on their Future

South Eastern Regional College (@S_ERC) is getting set to welcome the very youngest of students to the College’s new crèche, Little SERC, as their parents take their first steps to return to education as adult learners, this autumn, at the Newcastle Campus.

South Eastern Regional College Staff part of Erasmus+ project to look at New Skills for Vocational Education and Training Teachers

@nsvett1 - Staff from @S_ERC’s Learning Academy, Owen Parkes and Stefanie Campbell, led by Paula Philpot along with Project Manager, Elaine McKeown from the College’s International team, travelled to Salpaus College, Lahti, Finland in late 2019 to meet European partners for a new Erasmus+ project which is looking at skills required by Vocational Education and Training (VET) teachers.

South Eastern Regional College helps furloughed estate agent upskill in preparation for property restart

Young Estate Agent Conor McCullough is making the most of his time since being furloughed by upskilling in preparation for when things return to the new normal.

South Eastern Regional College’s Industrial Engineers - Working from Home to Keep People Safe

Makeshift home offices come in many guises these days but two staff from @S_ERC have engineered a whole new look for their home office in order to continue making specialist face masks for those working on the front line.  

South Eastern Regional College Students Capture Lockdown for Future Generations

Four students from the Level 3 Performing Arts @S_ERC who are taking part in a Coronavirus Time Capsule project involving groups of young people from around the world, have been invited to become joint research assistants with Royal Central School of Speech & Drama who are looking at how young people engage with the project.

South Eastern Regional College Art Student Hosts Innovative and Immersive Virtual Art Exhibition

Farmyard Provides Inspiration for Lydia's #Virtual #VR Art Exhibition @S_ERC  Lydia Bell, a final year Level 3 Art and Design student at South Eastern Regional College (SERC) is set to host an innovative and immersive virtual art exhibition Matter of Heart to showcase her final course project at 7pm on Friday  29 May on Lydia Bell Art Facebook page. 

Class at 9am Provides Reassurance – No Matter What Else is Going On

Declan McClure, Lecturer with @S_ERC Foundation Skills Academy has given us an insight into the adjustments, flexibility and the extra efforts staff have made to ensure our students, many dealing with complex everyday challenges, have some semblance of normality in the wake of Coronavirus and that includes the reassurance that no matter what, there is class online at 9am:

Prospective Students Urged to focus on their Future

Open invitation to @S_ERC’s Virtual Full-Time Open Days  South Eastern Regional College (SERC) is online and open for business and that includes welcoming hundreds of prospective students and their parents to their virtual open days full-time courses starting in September at Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn and Newtownards campuses. Open days will take the format of webinars from 10am - 4pm, on Wednesday 27 May until Thursday 4 June, with dedicated teams online ready to meet those progressing to Higher Education, Further Education, Apprenticeships and Training programmes.


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