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28 November 2019

The word 'accelerated' can be daunting, so I would like to show you what an average week is like on the new two-year Primary Education Studies degree. I’m a mother of two, so my weeks can get busy... but it’s all manageable! Read more…

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22 October 2019

As an Early Childhood Studies graduate I knew I wanted to work in teaching or education - but what was the right path for me? Studying a Masters has helped me to define my future. Read more…

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When I first arrived at university I was so excited to get stuck in to my studies, freshers events and all the opportunities that ARU offers. After a few weeks the whole freshers feeling started to disappear... Read more…

28 January 2020

As a careers adviser, students often share with me their anxieties about there not being enough graduate jobs, and doubts that a degree really will help their career – after all, ‘everybody has a degree’. I too have seen this in the media, but is it real? Or are these myths? Read more…

20 January 2020

If you've attended an Open Day or looked at the course page for midwifery, you will have seen that we study a number of modules over three years. Here's my insider's guide to the modules' content. Read more…

17 January 2020

In one trimester, I’ve found that ARU is indeed the place for me. I don’t know how many times I’ve mentioned that I love my course but hey, let's say it again - I absolutely adore it. Read more…

17 January 2020

Studying sociology at ARU has allowed me to see the world in a different perspective, and given me the ability to critically analyse theories and concepts. The modules I study vary, and this semester has had some of my favourite ones. Read more…


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