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Feb
07

The UCSA RoundTable – Digitise, Innovate or Die?

On Thursday 5th December 2019 University Campus St Albans (UCSA), a leading educational provider for part time degree courses, hosted an evening dinner at Hatfield House. UCSA is a joint venture between the University of Hertfordshire and Oaklands College. The evening was chaired by Pauline Traetto, Hon EdD, Founder and CEO at Reconstructing Minds Ltd. […]

By indigotree | News & Events
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Dec
19

New Accelerated Part-Time Business Management and Innovation Degree Launch

The University of Hertfordshire and Oaklands College, through its joint venture as University Campus St Albans (UCSA), celebrated the launch of a new accelerated part-time Business Management and Innovation degree last week. The new Business Management and Innovation degree requires just over two years of dedicated study and has been designed specifically for people already […]

By Jude Hughes | News & Events
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Dec
16

BSc (Hons) Construction Management Graduation 2019

I am delighted to share the fabulous news that our first group of BSc (Hons) Construction Management students all graduated with the University of Hertfordshire this year with outstanding results.  It was a small first intake of 8 and 6 achieved first class honours degrees. Most are now also completing their CIOB chartership application which […]

By Jude Hughes | News & Events
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Dec
01

What you can do with a mechanical engineering degree?

“Scientists dream about doing great things. Engineers do them.” James A. Michene   A career in mechanical engineering can be very exciting, whether that’s developing the next generation of super cars or robots, or reconfiguring an air conditioning unit. You are part of the process of design and the manufacturing of a new innovation or […]

By Jack Goldsmith | Uncategorized
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Oct
01

Benefits of Accelerated Degree Courses

You may have heard of an accelerated degree programme, also known as a ‘fast track’ degree —  but you might not have considered the benefits.  If you are looking to get into work sooner, or progress your career as quickly as possible, then an accelerated degree can help you to do just that. What is […]

By Jack Goldsmith | Uncategorized
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Jul
09

How part-time education can boost your career and wellbeing

Whether you want to spend time developing your skills in an existing role, or you’re looking for a complete career change, it often seems that there are not enough hours in the working day to think about the long term. With a demanding workload it can be tempting to switch off during every spare hour, […]

By Jack Goldsmith | Uncategorized
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Jun
06

How leadership and management development courses can fast track your career

What are leadership and management development courses? Going back to study after being in the workplace is not for everyone, but if you are ambitious, talented and a natural leader who would like to develop your management skills, a qualification in leadership and management could be just the advantage you need. If you entered the […]

By Jack Goldsmith | Uncategorized
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Apr
29

Going back to University? Courses for Mature Students

Is university worth it for mature students? Going back to university can seem daunting, and so can studying for a degree for the first time as a mature student, yet with the right support and consideration it can be the perfect way to develop your current and future career. Even if it is not a […]

By Jack Goldsmith | Uncategorized
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Did you know you can gain accreditation for your management experience?

This would enable you to fast-track your degree and be exempt from 2 years of study.

You would need to register your interest by completing the application form and we will arrange a meeting/phone call.

You will be supported by a tutor to help you put together a portfolio that captures your experience. This takes 2-3 months so if you are interested and want to join the BSc Construction in September 2020 please submit your application today. There is a fee of £500.