A Week in the Life of a Midwifery Student: Phoebe-Jane

What is a typical week as a student on our Midwifery (BMidwif) course like? Current student Phoebe-Jane reveals what she gets up to over a week on the course. Monday Guided independent study today means the University has set me work to do from home. This flexibility means I can decide when to do it, and completing … More A Week in the Life of a Midwifery Student: Phoebe-Jane

From Squirrels to the City Centre: Students Review First Year Accommodation

Chris James – Dalton Ellis Halls of Residence I came to The University of Manchester planning on following in Jim Carey’s footsteps and being a Yes Man (check out the film, it’s got an underwhelming 46% on Rotten Tomatoes, but I enjoyed it). This meant I honestly didn’t stop once during my first semester and … More From Squirrels to the City Centre: Students Review First Year Accommodation

A Day in the Life of a Mental Health Nursing Student

Tayler tells us all about what it is like to be on placement as a Mental Health Nursing student. 6:15am – Just finished breakfast and its time to leave the house, mornings start early on a ward! 7:30am – Arrived at the ward in time to get a handover of what’s been happening for each of our service … More A Day in the Life of a Mental Health Nursing Student

Speech and Language Therapy Placements: The Lowdown

If my last post has inspired you to become a speech and language therapist (SLT), you’ll need to complete a three or four-year undergraduate degree or a two-year postgraduate degree and register with the Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists (RCSLT) and the Health and Care Professions Council. As part of your degree, you … More Speech and Language Therapy Placements: The Lowdown