Health and Childcare News
Curtis shares progression story with Bridge students
Former student Curtis Cana has returned to Gower College Swansea to deliver an inspiring careers talk to students on The Bridge programme.
Students encouraged to make better lifestyle choices
AS Health and Social Care students recently organised a special event - ‘Making Better Lifestyle Choices' - as part of their A Level qualification and in conjunction with the college's Kick Start Programme.
The students were required to research factors that affect the health of a specific target group and they chose to look at young people aged 16-20.
Student returns to school with advice
Gower College Swansea Music Technology student Lorna Rees recently delivered a talk to Birchgrove Comprehensive pupils as part of the new Kick Start Programme.
The aim of the event was to give the pupils an insight into what they can expect when they make the transition from school to college.
University taster sessions offered in Welsh
Following Gower College Swansea’s successful bid for Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol project money, a taster day was organised for students interested in following a career in nursing or midwifery.
Students support White Ribbon campaign
A group of Health and Social Care students from Gower College Swansea have been working hard to raise awareness of domestic abuse issues.
The Level 2 Diploma students were inspired to act following a recent tutorial session delivered by the local multi-agency domestic abuse ‘One Stop Shop.’
Former student Curtis inspires next generation
Curtis Cana, a former award-winning student and Enterprise intern at Gower College Swansea, recently returned to the Tycoch campus to inspire the next generation of Health & Social Care students.
Mock interviews put students through their paces
Health and Social Care students from Gower College Swansea's Tycoch campus recently attended mock interview sessions with local employers at an event organised by Lucy Turtle, the college's Enterprise Officer, and Gareth Price from Career Wales.
Open day for Foundation Degrees Early Years / Care and Support
Interested in studying a Foundation Degree in Early Years or Care and Support?
We are pleased to invite you to an information session to be held at our Tycoch site on Monday 27 April from 10am - 12 pm.
Please report to reception on arrival.
Project gets students thinking about money and health
A Level Health and Social Care students from Gower College Swansea recently held a special enterprise / health promotion event at the Gorseinon campus.
Working in groups, they were awarded a £200 grant each from Lloyds Banking Group’s Money for Life Project to organise a campaign called 'For Students By Students.’
Traditional 'twmpath' celebrates Welsh heritage
Childcare students at Gower College Swansea recently organised a ‘Twmpath’ dance at the Gorseinon campus.
This traditional Welsh dancing event was intended as a celebration of our Welsh culture / heritage and is in anticipation of Santes Dwynwen (Welsh patron saint of lovers' day) on 25 January.