Lincoln College Open Day
25 April, 2018 – 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
For all course enquiries please call the Course Enquiry Line on 030 030 32435
Career Degrees at Newark College – work full-time while you study. The Newark College Career Degree programme is a new, unique approach to higher education that enables people in full-time employment to complete bachelor’s degrees while they work.
These three-year degree courses, accredited by the University of Hull, are ideal for those who want to give their careers an adrenalin shot – moving up to senior or middle management.
And they are perfect for people who want to take the leap into a totally new job role, without risking their income to study.
Career Degrees at Newark College starting in May 2018 cost just £7,250. Along with student finance to cover this cost, maintenance loans of up to £7,097 (subject to eligibility) are also available to cover things like your study weekend hotel bills.
This cost effective solution blends face-to-face lectures with expert tutors at Newark College over 10 weekends a year, reinforced by remote webinar, skype and email support. Study weekends also offer the chance to build relationships with your fellow students.
Continuous assessment means there are no final year exams, removing revision pressure for those working full-time.
Travel to Newark College is easy, with its accessible location, five minutes off the A1, with excellent Midlands Mainline rail links.
Newark College Career Degrees hold Teaching and Excellence Framework silver status and boast employability rates of 97 per cent.
Our degrees also hold a higher National Student Satisfaction score than all other Lincolnshire universities at 94.2 per cent.
Our Career Degree students also benefit from our Career Bursaries, offering students £500-a-year for bolt-on industry qualifications – putting you ahead of the game in interview.
The BA (Hons) Business and Management programme aims to prepare learners for employment within the industries of Business and Management. This programme aims to provide students with a thorough understanding in a broad range of subjects which are relevant to the modern business environment.
Students would expect to cover in Year 1; Marketing Principles, Organisational Behaviour and Ethics; Managing Financial Resources, Business Law,
Theory and Practice of Management and Fundamental Research and Study Skills.
Year 2 content would include Employee Resourcing and Development; Digital (interactive) Marketing, International Business Finance and Trade, Organisational Leadership and Management, Consumer Behaviour and Ethics
Final Year 3 topics typically are Business Project, Entrepreneurship: Creativity, Planning and Strategy, Global Business Environment, Performance Management in Organisations and Graduate Employability Skills.
The Computer Science qualification is designed to equip students with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to enhance their career potential in the computing and IT profession. The courses are aimed mainly, but not exclusively, at those who have some computing experience.
Students would expect to cover in Year 1; Computer Systems, Introduction to Programming, Programming and Software Quality Assurance, Maths for Computing, Client Side Web Development, Professional Skills and Ethics
Year 2 content would include Object Oriented Programming Server Side, Web Development, Database Principles and Technologies, Network Systems, HCI and User Interface Design Group Project.
Final Year 3 topics typically are Computing Project, Mobile Application Development, Artificial Intelligence Cloud and Distributed Computing, Employability and Entrepreneurship.