LISTEN: Deputy Principal Radio City Interview on BePART

Listen to Mike Kilbride discuss our unique life-skills programme for all new students, BePART, on Radio City Talk today.

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 22 November 2016

Category: College Life

BePART


Health & Social Care’s Health Promotion projects

Health & Social Care students presented a key part of their coursework today as the Conference Room became a hive of healthy activity!

Students’ Health Promotion projects are assessed on their strength in delivering their key messages, along with their communication skills and ideas to get…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 21 November 2016

Category: College Life

Health and Social Care


In honour of Anti-Bullying Week, second year, Melissa, talks about leaving the bullies behind at her old school for a new lease of life at the College

When I was in high school, bullying was pretty rife, particularly among my year group - which was arguably made worse because I went to a single sex high school. My friends and I were all bullied in high school, and while at first you can disregard nasty comments or being tripped up as one-offs or…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 17 November 2016

Category: The Student Voice


VIDEO: Psychology's Creepy Crawly Day

Each year, Psychology students get a visit from the lovely folks at The Creepy Crawly Show, who bring with them a selection of creatures that can induce a number of strong emotions!

After seeing and/or handling the weird and wonderful animals (with or without screaming), students then return to…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 16 November 2016

Category: College Life

Psychology


RAF visit helps Business students team-building & training skills

Instructors from the Royal Air Force were in College today to help teach Business students about coaching, commanding and team-building, which are important components of their coursework this year.

In the exercise below, the first years had to operate in teams, starting with few members and…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 14 November 2016

Category: College Life

Business Studies, Business


Listen to students interviewed on Radio Merseyside ahead of Baroness Newlove visit

Drama students, Emily and Liam, and teacher, Liz, were interviewed live on Radio Merseyside this morning as the College prepares for a House of Lords peer to arrive and give a special guest talk.

Baroness Helen Newlove's husband, Garry, was murdered by drunken youths who were vandalising his…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 9 November 2016

Category: College Life

Drama & Theatre Studies


Poppies with a difference!

Our creative Health & Social Care students have been handmaking their own poppies to sell for Remembrance Day.

All the money is going to the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal and these works of art are going for just £2 each!

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 7 November 2016

Category: College Life


New Wallasey bus service for next academic year

Starting in September 2017, our new subsidised bus service from Wallasey / New Brighton to the College makes the short journey to Wirral's No1 even easier!

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 31 October 2016

Category: College Life


Some words of wisdom for new students from the year above

So, it's that time again. First year Sixth Form students have all arrived looking alert yet dazed, hurrying to lessons, clutching at folders and timetables like shields; while the A2 students have existential crises about revision and UCAS statements, usually bleary eyed and on autopilot. We’re…

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Posted by The BSFC Blogger on 3 October 2016

Category: The Student Voice