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brave new name brand new era the North East Wales Institute of Higher Education (NEWI) is now Glyndw ˆ r University. The change of name and status heralds an exciting new era for Wrexham, Wales, the borderlands and the academic world, as Glyndwˆr becomes the youngest university in Wales – a new educational institution that champions the spirit of enterprise and an outwardfacing philosophy.

Glyndwˆ r the man The new university is named after Welsh legend, Owain Glyndwˆr. Born in the 14th century, he was an enterprising and inspirational leader who had strong local ties to North East Wales. Amongst his many achievements, Glyndwˆr, a learned scholar was the first person to advocate the creation of Universities in both North and South Wales. Glyndwˆ r the university Glyndwˆr University is a vibrant, friendly place where each student’s learning and future is given personal attention. The facilities are excellent, as you’d expect from a university that values the spirit of enterprise and puts employability at the heart of everything we do. Our courses

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are designed to provide employers with exactly what they’re looking for have been created with their direct input. Support, both in helping you plan your career and your life outside of the world of work, is always on hand via our Careers Team, expert advisers and counsellors. We are proud to name our university after a man who cherished learning, loved his country, embraced an international outlook, and constantly demonstrated an inspiring and enterprising approach to life. His spirit lies at the heart of Glyndwˆr University. Our aim is to make Glyndwˆr a world-famous university that will make anyone connected with Wales justifiably proud.

If you’re interested in studying at Glyndwˆr University, why don’t you attend one of our Open Days? Thursday 14 August Saturday 16 August Wednesday 27 August Tuesday 2 September Thursday 11 September 01978 293439 sid@glyndwr.ac.uk www.glyndwr.ac.uk

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Glyndw ˆ r University programmes Full-time ( FT ) Part-time ( PT ) Art and design MA - Animation FT PT - Computer Generated Imagery FT PT - Contemporary Applied Arts FT PT - Fine Art FT PT - Illustration for Children FT PT BA (Hons) - Applied Arts FT PT - Design: Decorative Arts* FT PT - Design: Animation FT PT - Design: Creative Lens Media FT PT - Design: Digital Art for Computer Games* FT PT - Design: Fashion and Textiles* FT PT - Design: Graphic Design FT - Design: Illustration FT PT - Design: Illustration for Children’s Publishing FT PT - Design: Illustration for Graphic Novels FT PT - Design: Interactive Multimedia Design FT PT - Fine Art FT PT - Landscape and Garden Design * FT PT FdA - Art and Design FT PT - Art and Design for Landscape * FT PT - Digital Media Design and Production FT PT Built Environment BSc (Hons) - Architectural Design Technology FT PT - Building Studies (Construction Management) FT PT - Building Studies (Maintenance Management) FT PT - Estate Agency FT PT - Estate Management FT PT - Housing Studies PT - Sustainable Development* FT PT FdSc - Building and Surveying FT PT - Housing Studies PT HNC - Housing and Sustainable Communities PT - Supported Housing PT Professional Certificate - Residential Surveying PT Business MBA - Master of Business Administration FT PT MA - Human Resource Management PT - Public Sector Management PT MSc - Financial Accounting and Management* FT PT - Management * FT PT - Marketing Management* FT PT - Leadership and Management * FT PT - Legal Management * FT PT - Tourism Management * FT PT - International Management * FT PT Professional Qualifications - Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Certificate, Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma PT - Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development Professional Development Scheme PT - Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (Managerial Stage: Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting) PT BA (Hons) - Business Accounting FT - Business Management FT PT - Business Management with Business Accounting FT - Business Management with Human Resource Management FT - Business Management with International Business FT - Business Management with Law in Business FT - Business Management with Marketing FT - Human Resource Management FT - Law in Business FT - Marketing FT FdA - Business FT - Business with Accounting FT - Business with Human Resource Management FT - Business with Law FT - Business with Marketing FT HNC - Business and Management PT Computing MSc - Computer Networking FT PT BSc (Hons) - Computer Game Development FT PT - Computer Networks FT - Computer Networks with Business Management FT - Computing FT - Computing and IT FT PT - Computing with Business Management FT - Information Technology FT

- Information Technology with Business Management FT - Internet and Multimedia Computing FT - Internet and Multimedia Computing with Business Management FT FdSc - Computer Networks FT - Computing FT - Information Technology FT - Internet and Multimedia Computing FT HND - Applied Computing PT - Computer Networks PT - Information Technology PT - Internet and Multimedia Computing PT HNC - Applied Computing PT - Computer Networks PT - Information Technology PT - Internet and Multimedia Computing PT CCNA/CCNP - Cisco Networking Academy PT Communications Technology BA (Hons) - TV Production* FT PT BSc (Hons) - Radio Production and Communication FT - Studio Recording and Performance Technology FT FdEng - Sound Studio Technology FT FdSc - Creative Industries * FT Education & Community MA - Education FT PT - Youth and Community Education FT PT Postgraduate Diploma/Certificate - Certificate of Professional Development in HE PT - Diploma of Youth and Community Education (Initial Qualifying) FT PT - Diploma of Youth and Community Education (Post Qualifying) FT PT Professional Qualifications - Professional Certificate of Education and Training* FT PT BA (Hons) - Early Childhood Studies FT PT - Education Studies FT PT - Education Studies and Childhood Studies FT PT - Play and Playwork Studies* FT PT - Post-compulsory Education and Training PT - Primary Education with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) - Youth & Community Studies FT PT Diploma of Higher Education - Youth Studies FT PT FdA - Community Studies FT PT - Early Childhood Studies PT - Learning Support PT - The Development and Learning of Children from Birth to Three PT Engineering MSc - Advanced Electronic Techniques FT PT - Aeronautical Engineering FT PT - Avionics FT PT - Digital Sound and Vision Processing FT PT - Electrical and Electronic Systems and Digital Technologies FT PT - Medical Electronics FT PT BEng (Hons) - Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering FT PT - Aeronautical and Mechanical Manufacturing FT PT - Aeronautical/Electronic Engineering (Avionics) FT PT - Automotive Electronics Technology FT - Electrical/Electronic Engineering FT PT - Performance Car Electronics & Technology FT - Performance Car Technology FT - Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technologies* FT - Sound/Broadcast Engineering FT BSc (Hons) - Motorsport Design and Management FT FdEng - Aeronautical Engineering FT - Aeronautical Engineering (Manufacture) PT - Aeronautical Engineering (Logistics) PT - Aircraft Maintenance* PT - Electrical and Electronic Engineering FT - Performance Car Technology FT - Sound/Broadcast Engineering FT - Renewable Energy Systems* FT HND - Electrical and Electronic Technology FT - Mechanical Technology FT HNC - Mechanical Technology PT - Electrical and Electronic Technology PT

Health & Social Care MA - Criminology and Criminal Justice FT PT MSc - Advanced Clinical Nursing Practice PT - Community Specialist Practice* FT PT - Leadership in Health and Social Care* PT - Professional Education * PT - Specialist Community Public Health Nursing* FT PT BA (Hons) - Criminal Justice FT PT - Public and Social Policy FT PT - Social Work FT BSc (Hons) - Addictive Behaviours (Substance Use)* FT PT - Chinese Medicine FT PT - Community Specialist Practice (Community Children’s Nursing) FT PT - Community Specialist Practice (District Nursing) FT PT - Community Specialist Practice (General Practice Nursing) FT PT - Complementary Medicine Practice FT PT - Health Studies PT - Nursing Studies PT - Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Management FT PT - Occupational Therapy PT - Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting) FT PT - Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (School Nursing) FT PT - Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Occupational Health Nursing) FT PT BN (Hons) - Nursing FT FdSc - Health and Safety Management FT PT - Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Management FT PT FdA - Therapeutic Childcare PT Humanities MA - English Literary Culture: 1880 – 1920 PT - Local History PT BA (Hons) - Broadcasting, Journalism and Media Communications* FT - Broadcasting, Journalism and Writing* FT - English FT PT - English, Broadcasting and Journalism* FT - English and History FT PT - English and Media Communications FT PT - English and Media Studies FT PT - English and Theatre Studies FT - English and Writing FT PT - English with History FT PT - English with Media Studies FT PT - English with Writing FT PT - History FT PT - History and Media Studies FT PT - History with English FT PT - Media Studies FT PT - Media Studies, Broadcasting and Journalism* FT - Media Studies and Media Communications FT PT - Media Studies and Theatre Studies FT - Media Studies with English FT PT - Media Studies with History FT PT - Media Studies with Writing FT PT - Theatre and Performance FT - Writing and Media Communications FT PT FdA - Welsh Translation * PT Science MSc - Polymers and Molecular Nanotechnology FT PT BSc (Hons) - Environmental Studies FT PT - Environmental Studies (Management) FT PT - Environmental Studies (Science)* FT PT - Forensic Science* FT PT - Forensic Science with Criminal Justice* FT PT FdSc - Forensic Science* FT PT Sport & Exercise Sciences BA (Hons) - Community Sport Development FT PT BSc (Hons) - Sport and Exercise Sciences FT PT - Sports Coaching* FT PT FdSc - Equestrian Psychology* FT PT * subject to validation Many subjects at Glyndwˆr University also welcome applications for research degrees (MPhil, PhD)


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