Are you thinking about getting work experience? Not sure where to start? This video from the Bubble Jobs team gives some useful hints and tips to get you started.
Bubble Jobs is careers website for anyone wanting to work in the digital marketing sector. That said many of the tips they share are applicable to any type ...more
The Spectrum Arts Hub Seaham is receiving submissions from visual artists for an exhibition called
OTTAAV. pieces should link to Music in some way.
The exhibition is taking place in March, written proposals should be sent to Spectrum by February 28th.
For more information about submitting a proposal email Spectrum Arts at: email@example.com
Spectrum Arts ...more
This was quite a lengthy process and took a little while to complete. As Gemma has already said organisation is key, when I knew that the study had been granted the funding I contacted the Research and Innovation team for some information to see what we needed to do and to ask for some ...more
The course attended was 'Nvivo training for Windows' - it took place in London and lasted for 2 days in December 2014.
From Gemma's perspective
So although this was the first piece of training I attended, I've held off writing the review article until after we had actually used a good amount of NVivo as part of ...more
You may be experiencing some problems logging into LexisNexis from our library A-Z page today- it was updated last night which has affected the direct link from our A-Z pages. This is a temporary problem which should be corrected very soon. The good news is access to LexisNexis is still available. Here is a quick ...more
Referencing all your sources quickly and correctly couldn't be easier - use the online version of Cite Them Right.
You can login with your usual University user ID and password.
Choose what type of material you want to reference - printed book, ebook, journal article, website, an ejournal accessed through Discover, even posters and scultpure, Cite ...more
If you are studying media you might be unclear about what you could with your degree. This article is based on a recent careers workshop about exploring careers in the media industry, wider options and getting the most out of your degree.
Your career is a journey
Getting into the media or any other type of work ...more
Did you know there are a number of British Standards which are relevant to event managers in terms of health and safety, site management, security and noise?
In essence, a standard is an agreed way of doing something. It could be about making a product, managing a process, delivering a service or supplying materials – standards ...more
Members of SunGen met on Friday 25 November to discuss plans for the IWD event. Trish Bryans suggested the event could include more interaction between audience members. She have volunteered to organise this side of the event. Action: Trish
A venue has now been booked: Goldman 107, for 2-4pm. Angela will contact the speakers (Kate Charlesworth ...more
one area of practice I feel I can reflect on and change now/ within a week: I will find out as much as I can aobut why the children are in care and how much this has contributed to their behaviour so that I can look to reduce the stress levels for these children
Overall I ...more
we recently agreed a block CPD whole school provision, whereby every member of support staff is being provided with 1 unit each paid for by their Academy, the range of units the support staff have selected will enable the school to gain from dissemination across all staff and help the school towards Mental Health specialist ...more
We are delighted to be working in partnership with Inspired Foundations which will enable us to cover far more geographically than we have to date. The partnership allows us to discuss onsite training not only within this region but also beyond, where Inspired Foundations have trainers who are able to deliver the training requested and required ...more
Sunderland has a rich and varied literary and cultural heritage. By focusing on the city centre, the river and the coastline, this web site explores Sunderland in a new light as a place with a rich history and dynamic future. This is part of the City of Culture 2021 bid events. The official anthem of ...more
The following was published in the Times Higher Education magazine. You can listen to the audio version here.
Fear of HIV and AIDS, fuelled by media speculation, a growth of infections among the “mainstream” population, an outpouring of activism and a medical establishment struggling to get to grips with it, put pressure on the British government ...more
We had a great time at the Society for Academic Primary Care conference in Dublin. It's a great forum for sharing research in primary care and it would be great to see even more pharmacists at this event in the future - there is definitely a place for pharmacy practice research here.
The abstracts submitted for ...more
The Critical Approaches to Research postgraduate conference took place today at St. Peter’s campus, University of Sunderland.
We would like to thank all participants and especially:
Professor Ian Neal for opening the conference with a very inspirational speech:
Dr Mike Pearce, Dr Geoff Nash and Dr Kath Kerr-Koch for chairing the panels.
Our plenary speakers:
Dr Donna Chambers – Reader ...more
LGBT education is ‘non-existent’ and teachers are ‘afraid to tackle it’, according to a leading expert on homophobia and LGBT issues.
Andrew Dalton, Lecturer in Social Sciences at the University of Sunderland, is calling for more to be done in schools to address prejudice and stigma, coinciding with LGBT History Month held nationally in February each ...more
We will be marking IWD 2017 by celebrating intersectionality. We have so far confirmed the following speakers: Kate Charlesworth, a graphic novellist who will discuss sexuality and her forthcoming book, A Girl's Guide to Sensible Shoes; and Holly Sterling, children's author and illustrator, who will talk about 'race'. Further details of the event will be ...more