Further brief reflections on Higher and Degree Apprenticeships and the impact of COVID-19

Background This is an update to the blog I posted on 19th May and summarises the situation one week later. During the week of 18th to 22nd May I recorded 10 new Degree Apprenticeship vacancies and 22 new Higher Apprenticeship vacancies in England. Findings (since 23rd March 2020) In the 9 weeks immediately prior to … Continue reading Further brief reflections on Higher and Degree Apprenticeships and the impact of COVID-19

Some reflections on Higher and Degree Apprenticeships and the impact of COVID-19

Background Since autumn 2018 I’ve been tracking higher and degree apprenticeships advertised in England to give me a sense of what’s out there. The data I accumulate has been immensely valuable for my guidance work and the talks I give.   I collect most of the information from the gov.uk ‘Find an apprenticeship’ website which … Continue reading Some reflections on Higher and Degree Apprenticeships and the impact of COVID-19

Aberystwyth Uni offers new course in Veterinary Science (2021) and joint courses in Climate Change (2020)

Aberystwyth University is starting its new 5-year Veterinary Science degree in autumn 2021 in conjunction with the Royal Veterinary College, which will see students studying full-time in Aberystwyth for Years 1 and 2, before transferring to the RVC's Hawkshead campus in Hertfordshire. Further information about Aberystwyth Veterinary School is available Here and your enquiries are welcomed … Continue reading Aberystwyth Uni offers new course in Veterinary Science (2021) and joint courses in Climate Change (2020)