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Tips for managing your time on the Cardiff Award

Posted on 14 December 2017 by Amy

We understand that it can be quite daunting being at the beginning of your Cardiff Award journey. You may be wondering how you are going to fit in all of the requirements of the programme around your studies. Kirsty and Nikkita, our Cardiff Award Student Mentors, both completed the Cardiff Award last academic year. Here they
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“I couldn’t stress more how useful the Cardiff Award is.”- Iona Thomas

Posted on 11 December 2017 by Amy

Iona Thomas, a Genetics student on the Cardiff Award shares her experience of the programme…… I am in the midst of my Cardiff Award, but am already reflecting on the effect that being a part of this scheme has had on my skill level and achievements. It is such a fantastic opportunity to not only
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Cardiff Award and Languages for All; the best duo since Nick Frost and Simon Pegg… by Megan Tomlinson

Posted on 28 November 2017 by Amy

Law and French student, Megan,  explains how getting involved in the Cardiff Award and Languages for All benefitted her…… From within the Cardiff University bubble of SU Wednesdays, orange VKs and outrageous fancy dress, the world of employment feels like a whole different, far more adult, world. And yet, as vacation scheme deadlines loom and
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Meet the Work Experience Team

Posted on 24 November 2017 by Amy

Employers are seeking graduates who have gained meaningful work experience during their academic studies. Cardiff University recognises this as a high-priority and students should too. Gaining relevant work experience and employability skills should be high on students’ agendas and we have a whole department of services dedicated to this. One section of this department is
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