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Top revision tips to help with exam success

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Top revision tips to help with exam success
Exams are coming up soon - both GCSEs and A Levels - and it's important to give yourself the best chance of success. However, if you're not sure on revision techniques or don’t know what works best for you, here are some tips that may help.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges, THEMIS Apprentice | Tags: revision , GCSEs , A Levels , exams | View Count: (183)
Themis Gold candidates learn the Secrets of Success from top speaker
Year 11 students from schools across Lancashire who have earned a place on our successful Themis Gold programme learned the Secrets of Success from leading North West motivational speaker Michael Quigley.
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| Categories: Schools and Colleges, THEMIS Apprentice | Tags: gold , Themis , Apprentice , speaker , motivation , interview , success , toptips , engineering , plumbing | View Count: (207)
Young Engineers’ Programme launches Owen on the right career path
Former St Augustine’s RC High School student Owen Hodgson (16) explains how signing up for the Young Engineers’ Programme run by Burnley College Sixth Form Centre set him on the right career path – and helped him secure his first job at a busy engineering firm
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Prestigious Burnley College Furniture Show reveals stunning work by students
The annual Burnley College Furniture Show at Towneley Hall was opened in a prestigious ceremony by the Mayor of Burnley Councillor Howard Baker, Burnley College Chair of the Governing Board David Meakin, Burnley College Vice Chair of the Governing Board David Brown, and Master of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers, Dr Tony Smart MBE. Visitors can enjoy the exhibition until Sunday 1 July.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Adult Learning, University Adult, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges | Tags: | View Count: (2373)
Winning over your university choices – A student’s view of the university application process
Rebecca Rawcliffe is an Advanced Level Applied Medical Science student at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre and she’s just been given an unconditional offer to start a degree in Human Biology at Glasgow University in September. As she found out however, the university application process can often be a little bit nerve-wracking and in Rebecca’s case, can result in some very pleasant surprises!
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Burnley College Football Academy Open Event

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Burnley College Football Academy Open Event
Are you interested in developing your football skills alongside your academic course?
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges | Tags: | View Count: (2756)
Students dazzle as flashmob with Ludus Dance for Preston Encounters Festival
More than 50 Advanced Performing Arts students put on a showstopping outdoor performance with award-winning Lancaster dance company Ludus Dance at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre.
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WEC Apprentices training for gold with Themis at Burnley College
Seven Themis at Burnley College Apprentices from Darwen-based Advanced Manufacturing employer WEC Group have reached the National finals of the WorldSkillsUK Construction MetalWork competition.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: Themis , WEC , Apprenticeships | View Count: (1865)
Themis and Burnley College’s successful Young Engineers Programme back for second year
Due to exceptional demand, the Themis and Burnley College Young Engineers programme is now accepting applications for a second inspirational year of developing the engineering bright sparks of the future.
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges | Tags: Young Engineers Programme , Engineering | View Count: (2746)
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Results Day 2016

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Results Day 2016
After a day of such fantastic results, we can only look back and smile about all of our students, who when we met them were all fresh out of high school and in a new environment and are all now moving onto University and other fantastic next steps. With a 99.6% A Levels pass rate, 89% of students achieving at last one high A*-C grade and 63% of students achieving at least one high A*-C grade, you can see why we’re pleased with all of their results. Joshua Butterworth, a former pupil...
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Burnley College student “highly commended”

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Burnley College student “highly commended”
Advanced Burnley College Sixth Form Centre student Emily Hodgson, 19 from Clayton-Le-Moors was “highly commended” at the High Sheriff Young Citizen Awards for her commitment to voluntary services in her community. The prestigious award was presented to Emily, a Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Advanced Level Health and Social Care student, during a glittering ceremony at Lancashire Police Headquarters in Hutton. Over 50 young people were nominated for their dedication to volun...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, Schools and Colleges | Tags: Emily Hodgson , Young Citizen Awards 2016 | View Count: (1950)
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BC Beats adds special guests to Bank Holiday line-up

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BC Beats adds special guests to Bank Holiday line-up
Burnley’s freshest family music festival just got bigger with the addition of some very special guests. On Friday the 29th of April, the brand new boy band taking Ireland by storm, Origin will be performing, and Amy Jo Clough fresh from her tour with Rick Astley will join X Factor star Jake Quickenden, District 12, Chris Atkinson and Britain’s Got Talent’s Gabz. Tiger Heart will also appear with their bright and sassy pop, straight from touring with Peter Andre. The whole...
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| Categories: Sixth Form, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges, Corporate | Tags: BC Beats | View Count: (1291)
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