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Annual Chiropractic Recruitment Event Sees Great Early Engagement

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Each year AECC University College host their own Speed Meet, a popular recruitment event for final year chiropractic students and external clinics who come to campus looking to recruit new graduates.…

AECC University College Support Local Rugby and Sporting Community

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

We are proud to announce that we will be Match Day Sponsors for our partners Bournemouth Rugby Club’s upcoming match against Cramborne on Saturday 26 January 2019.…

Student Blog: Top 5 Tips to Cope with Exam/Study Stress

Monday, January 07, 2019

Studying can be stressful - especially when the list is as long as your arm. Knowing how to deal with stress can be half the battle as you need to know how to look after yourself. I have devised five tips that I always consider when I am feeling stressed.…

AECC University College Student Wins Royal College of Chiropractors Essay Competition

Friday, December 21, 2018

The Royal College of Chiropractors (RCC) launched a new undergraduate essay competition, open to all undergraduate chiropractic students across the UK. We're thrilled to announce that Jack Humphrey, a student on our Master of Chiropractic course, won the competition.…

New Paediatric Evidence-Based Practice Club Sees Early Encouraging Results

Thursday, December 20, 2018

AECC University College has recently established a weekly paediatric club to meet the needs of its chiropractic students. This was in response to feedback that some students found it challenging to apply evidence to their practice, and to help other others discover how they can further develop as evidence-based clinicians.…

How Virtual Reality is Transforming Research and Learning at AECC University College

Thursday, December 20, 2018

AECC University College is using virtual reality (VR) technology to transform its approach to new research. VR is increasingly being used across a range of professional sports organisations, from Forumla One motor racing to American football, as a tool to aid the development of performance. With very little research relating to the use of VR in sport performance, we are looking to understand and evidence potential benefits to inform evidence-based interventions and strategies.…

University College Bids Farewell to Principal, Professor Haymo Thiel

Monday, December 17, 2018

On Friday 14 December, at a special event held on campus, colleagues, former staff, friends and family gathered to mark Professor Thiel’s 27 year association with AECC University College, and to wish him well as he steps down from his role of Principal.…

AECC University College Celebrates Graduation 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

The next generation of health professionals celebrated their achievements on Friday 16 November, as they graduated from AECC University College, Bournemouth’s specialist University College for Health Sciences. The University College awarded nearly 150 qualifications in total at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, including students who completed the institution’s flagship Master of Chiropractic degree.…

Student Blog: Things to do in Bournemouth During the Winter

Monday, November 19, 2018

Cold nights, warm jumpers and fairy lights can only mean one thing- winter is on its way! For me, winter is the best time of year because there is always so much going on! Whether it is a nice coffee you’re after or a night at the theatre, Bournemouth has you covered as there is always something to do.…