Second year

What happens in January for University students?

Posted on 11 January 2019 by Gee

Happy New Year everybody! I hope everyone had lovely holidays and a nice, deserved break. I know I really enjoyed going home and spending time with my loved ones – especially my puppy and cat. After our joyous Christmas and New Year Celebrations, I am now back at University. However, I have not jumped straight
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Advice for House Hunting

Posted on 18 November 2018 by Gee

It is now getting to that time of year where students are starting to think about finding a house to live in next year! The process is really easy, and it shouldn’t have to be stressful at all. As someone who has now gone through the process twice, I have put together some tips for
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How To Decorate Your University Room!

Posted on 11 July 2018 by Gee

Though it is probably the last thing on your mind when moving back to University or moving there for the first time, it is something you will have to tackle eventually. How should you choose to decorate your University room! This is a room where you are going to spend the majority of your year
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10 Things I’ve Learnt Throughout Second Year

Posted on 29 May 2018 by Gee

Despite part time work and two weeks of work experience ahead, I am finally able to sit back and relax for the summer. Second year went ridiculously quick, it seems like only yesterday I was first moving into Talybont North and using my huge bags of pasta as a door stop. Suddenly, I blinked and
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Homesickness!

Posted on 15 April 2018 by Gee

We are finally in our last run towards the end of University for the 2017/18 academic year. The end of our Easter breaks brings us back to three more teaching weeks before we enter the dreaded exam period. This particular part of the year is where I think being home sick hits me the worst.
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Interview Tips

Posted on 18 February 2016 by Hope

The second year Psychology students hoping to do placement next year are all currently prepping for, or taking part in interviews for their chosen placements. I’ve heard loads of different pieces of advice get passed around about what to do in preparation for your interview so I’ve tried to make a list of a few
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Video Blog – Toby talks CUROP

Posted on 13 August 2015 by Toby

Two months spent on Creative Cardiff as part of a Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme really paid off. So what is it and why should you consider one yourself? In this vlog I attempt to answer those exact questions, and in the article that follows, I’ve also added some personal thoughts in regards to the
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Hwyl yr Ŵyl…

Posted on 22 December 2014 by Steffan

Helyntion Crol Dolig Cyn imi droi rownd, roedd hi’n bump o’r gloch ar brynhawn Iau ola’r tymor ym Mhrifysgol Caerdydd…y traethodau wedi’u cyflwyno, y gwin wedi’i agor ar gerddoriaeth Nadoligaidd yn blastio. Ie, HWRE a HALELIWIA daeth hi’n amser dathlu diwedd y tymor. Pa well ffordd i wneud hynny nag ar grol Gym Gym olaf
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Teg Edrych Tuag Adref?

Posted on 30 September 2014 by Steffan

Teg Edrych Tuag Adref? Wel helo ‘na! Steffan ydw’ i ac rwy’n astudio’r Gymraeg a Gwleidyddiaeth yma ym Mhrifysgol Caerdydd. Alla’i ddim meddwl am well amser ichi ymuno â mi- ar ddechrau tymor newydd fel hyn- i ddilyn hynt a helynt blwyddyn sy’n addo bod yn un yn hynod lawn a chyffrous a dweud y
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