The Corporation which governs Suffolk New College has decided to withdraw the full-time A Level programme from 2015/16. This proposal was unanimously agreed at a Corporation meeting which took place on 5 March 2015 subject to ensuring that current AS students have opportunities to progress to studying on an A2 study programme from September 2015.
A team of Suffolk New College students recently took part in an ACER Skills competition day held at City College Norwich. The five students from Suffolk, who are currently studying Performing Arts, Art and Design or A levels, were split into five teams along with students from four other educational institutions from Norfolk.
Suffolk New College second year media students put on their annual ‘Battle of the Beats’ show.
The event was a two night show recorded ‘as live’ TV show featuring local bands from the College as well as external talent (think Top of the Pops or Jools Holland) with an addition this year of a small panel of experts from local BBC and commercial radio.
Suffolk New College recently hosted an Enrichment and Employability week. All students had the opportunity to improve on their employability skills including support in CV writing, completing job application forms and setting personal targets from a wide range of industry experts.