Joe Bulman, second year on the Politics and Media degree, attended the Liberal Democrats Party conference in Bournemouth late last month and reflects on his experience below.
After what has been a busy summer for me personally, I must admit I nearly forgot they existed. They may have had a hand in government only 5 months ago but they now only have 8 MPs (a party with this few MPs doesn’t even have the right to ask a weekly question...
CMC’s Placement Development Adviser Vianna Renaud presented at an international conference on work-based and placement learning in September. Below she shares her experience at the conference and talks about her work on last year’s successful placement and...
Last week we had the pleasure of having returning placement students speak to the new Level 5 students about their experiences. Delivering their placement highlights, challenges, key projects, and lessons gained to crowded lecture theatres, their real life experiences helped give the younger students key advice on how to approach their upcoming placement search.
The students who dedicated their time to present were:
Where are you originally from?
Originally from Wokingham, Berkshire
Why did you come to BU?
As the Media School is the best in the country. BU is also close to home, yet far enough away for me.
How was your placement search?
I found it interesting and it really surprised me how much you start to want a certain placement. Looking back now my search was not as extensive as some people I know but I am glad I...
Course & Home Country
A few years ago I was a 2nd-year student in Marketing Communications seeking a work placement, preferably at an international company and abroad.
Before coming to Bournemouth University, I had always lived in Switzerland,...
Course – BA Marketing
Placement Job Title and Company – PR and Marketing Assistant at Grapevine Digital
Describe your role and responsibilities
The role was really varied and I was able to get involved in the majority of campaigns that Grapevine worked on throughout the year, contributing to different parts. I also found that my role changed throughout the year as due to a fast changing environment, it was...
Course – Advertising
Where are you originally from and why did you decide on coming to BU?
I am from Germany and I decided to come to Bournemouth because the University has a great reputation, especially for the Media School.