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Stephanie Louise Kennedy, Foundation Degree Business, Leadership & Management

Stephanie is studying a Foundation Degree in Business, Leadership & Management at University Centre Calderdale College. Here she explains why she loves studying with us, and how her course has helped her decide her future career.

What do you enjoy about studying at University Centre Calderdale College?

“I find the course really interesting, especially the marketing module and everything is easy to follow.

“The tutors are all very nice and easy to get along with, and they don’t make you feel silly for asking any questions.

“I also love that there is an entire floor dedicated to the University Centre students. I really like the feeling when you walk on to the University Centre floor and it’s a space just for us. And it’s nice to be able to sit and talk at lunch together.”

What made you choose Calderdale College?

“I really liked the fact that I could get a degree and study locally. I had actually attended an Open Event at College to discuss a different course, but when at the event I discovered the Foundation Degree in Business, Leadership & Management and was just totally sold that it was the right course for me.”

What are your plans for the future?

“Before I came to Calderdale College I wasn’t really sure what I wanted to do, but having studied the marketing module as part of my course I’m leaning towards a career in that.

“The University Centre are helping me with work placements to give me a better picture of what my future career could look like.”

Would you recommend University Centre Calderdale College to others?

“Yeah definitely. I think that the College has such a good support system and whenever I have struggled, I haven’t had any issues getting the right help.

“Plus all the tutors are so friendly, it’s a great place to come.”