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Highlands College – A Student’s Perspective

June issue 2015

“The standard of education is incredibly high, with a diverse range of excellent tutors on hand, coupled with a brilliant work placement scheme aimed at increasing employability” Ross Barker, University Student at Highlands.

You can read this fantastic article by Ross Barker online as it features in the Jersey Chamber of Commerce, June issue 2015.  Ross has just finished his first year at the University Centre at Highlands, studying for an FdA in Financial Services.

 

 

Upcoming Open Evenings

Students who have applied to start in September for the courses listed are invited to an open evening at Highlands College on the following days:

Business Studies: Monday 15 June – 6PM to 7PM

Travel and Tourism: Monday 15 June – 6.45PM to 7:45PM

Sport: Tuesday 23 June – 6PM to 7PM

Hair and Beauty: Wednesday 24 June – 6PM, Meet at Hair and Beauty reception in the Camden building.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Highlands College.

Enrol Online! New part-time leisure and professional courses

The new Highlands College part-time leisure and professional course programmes are out NOW!

You can now enrol online for the adult leisure courses.

Fuel your passion and personal growth through leisure learning.

For more information you can pick up a booklet from Highlands College Reception today; Click here to see course list

 

Six Book Challenge

six-book-challengeWell done to all students and staff who took part in the six book challenge this year. We had a very successful 6 months of reading and we are looking forward to starting again in October.

The certificates will be given out at the end of term celebration on Friday 3rd July and one lucky reader will be chosen at random to win an I Pad!

End of Term Celebration – Friday 3rd July

Our end of term celebration for Staff and Students takes place Friday 3rd July.  The awards will run from 10am – 12pm with a BBQ and fun activities in the afternoon.

We are looking forward to seeing you all there to celebrate all that you have achieved this year.

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Upcoming Open Evenings

Students who have applied to start in September for the courses listed are invited to an open evening at Highlands College on the following days:

Business Studies: Monday 15 June – 6PM to 7PM

Travel and Tourism: Monday 15 June – 6.45PM to 7:45PM

Sport: Tuesday 23 June – 6PM to 7PM

We are looking forward to welcoming you, please arrive at the main reception of Highlands College.

 

 

 

New part-time courses out soon!

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The full autumn programme will be released Friday 19th June.

To view courses that commence in June and July please follow the link below:

Part-time leisure courses

 

 

 

 

 

Art and Design Exhibition Tuesday 2nd June – Thursday 4th June

 

Foundation Degree Students from Highlands College would like to invite you to the Art School at D’Hautree site, St. Saviour’s Hill.

 

Tuesday 2nd June – Thursday 4th June 9:00am – 5:00pm

All enquiries please contact: Deborah.macdonald@highlands.ac.uk

Construction and Engineering Enrolment and Information Evening

Tuesday 9th June in the Technology Centre, Highlands 5pm – 7pm

Students interested in day release commencing in September are invited to our enrolment evening on Tuesday 9th June.

For more information or any questions please contact Caroline Shales email: caroline.shales@highlands.ac.uk or call 608615

An Introduction to Wine Appreciation – Adult Leisure Course

Wine Appreciation

This short, interactive course is the perfect introduction to wines for consumers, enthusiasts and anyone in the industry who wants to increase their knowledge and perhaps gain a qualification.  The course explores principal grape varieties and their characteristics, different styles of wine and methods of production.  You will also learn how to taste and describe the flavour of a wine and match it with food, and you will find out how to store and serve wines.  The course follows the syllabus of the Wine and Spirit Education Trust Level 1 Award and you may take the award if you wish, for which an assessment fee will be charged.  The course fee includes all wines, food and a workbook.

COURSE CODE: 1480KW3A02

START DATE: Wednesday 24th June

END DATE: Wednesday 15th July

TIMES: 6pm – 8pm

TUTOR: Pawel Kulon

ROOM: Training Restaurant, Highlands College

PRICE: £140

ENQUIRIES: hcadulteducation@highlands.ac.uk or call: 608655