Digital Technologies Case Study

Heather Broadley - FdSc Networking and Security Technologies

Heather is a 2nd year FdSc Networking and Technologies student. Here, she tells us why she chose to study at Newcastle College University Centre.

Why did you choose the course?

I chose the course as I have always been interested in Network and Security Technologies and I enjoy working with computers and the hardware associated with them. I decided to leave retail to pursue this course, as I can definitely see myself working in this industry.

What has been your highlight of studying at Newcastle College?

The highlights of being at the College has been the friendships I’ve made, they have all been incredibly supportive for my learning experience and have made my studies here fun.

What are your plans after your course?

I’ve had a really good experience studying here and Newcastle College has a brilliant reputation, standards and quality of teaching so I will continue my studies and finish my degree with a Level 6 and Top-Up.

Any words of advice for any student considering studying at Newcastle College?

Go for it, take the plunge and enjoy the experience that comes with it. It’s relaxed, professional and a safe environment to learn in with a great support structure.

Describe your experience in 3 words

Fun. Amazing. Enjoyable


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