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AECC University College tickled pink after raising money for Breast Cancer Now

AECC University College tickled pink after raising money for Breast Cancer Now

Friday, October 20, 2017

The University College held a wear it pink event on Friday 20 October, where students and staff ditched their everyday colours and donated money to dress in pink items of clothing for the day. A cake sale was also held on Parkwood Campus to add to the total raised by the University College towards Breast Cancer Now’s life-saving research.…

UK Chiropractic Research Council Funded Collaboration Leads to New Advance in the Assessment of Spinal Stresses

UK Chiropractic Research Council Funded Collaboration Leads to New Advance in the Assessment of Spinal Stresses

Thursday, October 12, 2017

For the first time it has been possible to estimate the stresses between the linkages of the human spine in living people using AECC University College’s new open, upright MRI scanner and its Quantitative Fluoroscopy technology, thanks to a collaboration between the Centre for Biomechanics Research and Exeter University's School of Physics, funded by the UK Chiropractic Research Council.…

Application Advice - Preparing Your Personal Statement

Application Advice - Preparing Your Personal Statement

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

While the UCAS University application deadline is still a while away, January 15 will soon be around the corner. Getting started now on your personal statement means you’ll be well prepared and won’t have the sudden stress after Christmas! Read our article full of handy tips and tricks to get you on your way to writing that fantastic and successful personal statement.…

World Mental Health Day 2017 - Positive Mental Health Tips

World Mental Health Day 2017 - Positive Mental Health Tips

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Our Student Services team have come up with some fantastic ways you can make a positive impact on your mental health this World Mental Health Day, with a few tips and tricks that include areas such as sleep, nutrition, environment and making sure you have some quality time to yourself.…

Back Care Awareness Week 2017

Back Care Awareness Week 2017

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Did you know that back pain is one of the top common causes of absence from work throughout the country? The cost to the UK economy is a staggering £15 billion every year as over four million working days are lost as the result*. Of course, these figures relate to working adults who suffer with back pain. Many of these back pain issues begin in children, and although not always apparent or even symptomatic, it is the culmination of years of poor spinal function that ultimately contribute to the onset of postural and spinal conditions which may present as back pain in adult life.…

AECC University College graduate supports celebrities and survivors at #Game4Grenfell

AECC University College graduate supports celebrities and survivors at #Game4Grenfell

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

It can be easy for charity football matches to lose an element of meaning once the action begins, but earlier this month, on Saturday 2nd September, Queens Park Rangers FC held a star-studded event to raise funds and create an atmosphere of hope in response to the tragic events at Grenfell Tower on the morning of June 14th.…

We built a University College!

We built a University College!

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

As of Tuesday 5 September, the well-known Anglo European College of Chiropractic in Bournemouth will come to be known as AECC University College. As a result of the institution’s hard work, the former College gained Taught Degree Awarding Powers, and in turn University College status. These achievements indicate a mature institution, and one that no longer requires another higher education institution to validate the courses it offers.…

TEF Announcement - What you need to know!

TEF Announcement - What you need to know!

Thursday, June 22, 2017

What is the TEF? The Teaching Excellence Framework is a government-run exercise to evaluate the quality of the undergraduate student experience in higher education institutions.…

AECC granted Silver Award in TEF rankings

AECC granted Silver Award in TEF rankings

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Bournemouth’s Anglo-European College of Chiropractic have successfully been awarded Silver Status in the results of the first government Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). The TEF has rated 295 institutions and the College welcomes the publication of the rankings which detail the Gold, Silver or Bronze status of many educational institutions across the country.…