Finding the perfect placement

We first spoke to Seniz during her second year of studying on our Ecology and Conservation BSc(Hons). And caught up with her more recently to find out if she managed to find a placement playing to her interests in ecology and education.

I heard about my placement from my placement officer, who sent many different placements to look at. So I had the option to filter through and find which ones in particular suited me! Continue reading “Finding the perfect placement”

Meghann Creffield

University of Brighton graduate wins Apprenticeship award for innovation in patient care during a pandemic

Biomedical Science Degree Apprenticeship graduate, Meghann Creffield, won the award for Outstanding Contribution by an Apprentice to an Employer, at the Brighton and Hove Apprenticeships Awards, after being nominated by the Royal Sussex County Hospital pathology department where she works. Continue reading “University of Brighton graduate wins Apprenticeship award for innovation in patient care during a pandemic”

Group of students on top of a rock

What I’ve found

Image of student SenizSecond year Ecology and Conservation BSc(Hons) student, Seniz, tells us about what she’s found so far studying here.

You need to research different courses before making a decision

Choosing what to study was slightly difficult as there are a range of courses related to the environment, each specialising in varyingly different areas. Originally I wanted to study zoology because I loved learning about animals, but I changed my mind to Ecology because I also wanted to learn about the environment in addition to that. It required looking at different courses and what they each taught, for my course I was really excited by the opportunities of field trips and lab work to supplement my knowledge – such as trips to Shropshire and Stanmer park where I learned about bird and plant identification. 

Continue reading “What I’ve found”

Join us for our summer open days

Get to know us at our summer online open days – from wherever you happen to be.

We’re here to help and there will be loads to see and do. All of our events are taking place online at the moment – making it easier for you to get a sense of what it will be like to study at Brighton and explore our subjects.

Our online open days will be held on:

Thursday 27 May 16:30–19:30

Saturday 19 June 13:00–15:30

Saturday 10 July 13:00–15:30

Book your place.