Events & Updates In this section Latest news Recruitment Events Start of term information College events College updates Our students Our staff Your college, your experience Graduation Downloads Higher Education This section shows the first day of term for all of our higher education programmes. Art, Design, Graphics & Media - start of term With our excellent art workshops and specialist facilities we can help you to flourish in the creative industry. Business & Management - start of term The dynamic and growing business, consulting and management industry is vast. This means that there are a wide range of different job roles available for graduates. Computing & IT - start of term Let us help you to develop the skills and knowledge that IT employers are looking for with our range of dynamic computing programmes. Construction and Civil Engineering - start of term Construction is one of the UK's largest and most diverse sectors. It is a global industry with lots of rewarding jobs for construction graduates. Counselling - start of term Counsellors help people with their problems and make a positive difference to their lives. Early Years - start of term Childhood studies is excellent preparation for a wide range of careers working with children and young people in areas such as health, education and social care. Education - start of term The skills and experience you gain during your education degree prepares you for a range of careers working with children and young people. Engineering - start of term Engineering is a diverse profession that contributes to most aspects of modern life. It is one of the highest earning professions after law and medicine. Health & Care - start of term Study on one of our health and social care programmes and embark on a rewarding career in this sector. Housing - start of term A career in housing can be rewarding and challenging. The work is varied and there are lots of career options including housing management, residential involvement, development and supported housing. Hospitality, Tourism & Events - start of term The hospitality, tourism and events industry has a lot to offer graduates both in the UK and abroad. Podiatry - start of term We have two excellent clinical facilities in Bishop Auckland and Durham where you can get hands-on practical experience of this specialist area of healthcare. Public Services - first day of term A public services degree will give you transferable skills and knowledge to prepare you for a range of careers. Music - start of term A career in the music industry is hard work but if you are passionate about music very few industries are as exciting to work in! Professional Qualifications - start of term Students will develop their careers through the internationally recognised accreditation offered by these professional bodies. Social Work - start of term A social worker helps individuals and families to improve their lives. They make a positive difference in the community and work with other agencies including the police, local authority, schools and probation service. Sport - start of term The sports industry is competitive and there is a wide range of careers in sports-occupational areas with prospects increasing.