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TEF Announcement - What you need to know!

Jun 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. Participation by universities, colleges and private providers is optional, and the consequences differ by nation of the UK as the funding and regulatory systems differ. The formal guidance on TEF can be found on HEFCE’s website.…

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AECC granted Silver Award in TEF rankings

Jun 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. The AECC’s Silver Award will be valid…

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CAMSTRAND '17

Jun 19, 2017

Dr Alyx Taylor was extremely proud to present research work undertaken at the AECC at the recent CAMSTRAND conference hosted by Southampton University.

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AECC Staff Part of Successful Grant for Research Project

Jun 15, 2017

Ellen Aartun and her co-investigators receive EUR 55,479.00 from the European Centre for Chiropractic Research Excellence (ECCRE) as co-funding of their research project “Development of an ICF-based assessment schedule for manual medicine”.

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More Notes From Cyprus

Jun 15, 2017

We look at how AECC contributes at a European level and our very own Jacqui Rix provides a flavour of her experience at this year's ECU Conference.

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AECC at the ECU Convention, Cyprus

Jun 01, 2017

AECC at the ECU Convention, Cyprus Last week some of the AECC team attended the ECU (European Chiropractors’ Union) convention in Cyprus where the theme of the event was ‘Life is Movement’; here's Jacqui Rix and Dr George Rix. Pictured: Jacqui Rix & Dr George Rix   Dr George Rix was there to talk about our proposed new MSc APP Musculoskeletal Neuroscience course and received great feedback.…

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Celebrating the AECC’s Staff and Students

May 23, 2017

Launched in 2016, the Staff-Led Student Awards (SLSA) (alongside the already successful Student-Led Teaching Awards) are two recent initiatives spearheaded by our fantastic Student Union. The schemes came about when several members of the AECC SU attended conferences on quality assurance and student engagement, discovering that the best way to reward students for their contributions was through recognition.…

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UCAS Season is Here

May 17, 2017

We’ve been clocking up the miles over March and April – a massive 9363 miles in fact! At the start of March we were across the pond in Canada. It was pretty cold over there, a very chilly -12°, so whilst we thawed out we were talking to students about how they can learn in the UK to become chiropractors with the AECC. Back on home ground we’ve been to visit 10 schools and colleges, talking to GCSE…

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AECC chapter of the WCCS - #SpineChallenge

May 08, 2017

The AECC chapter of the WCCS recently organised a global social media initiative to raise awareness of the chiropractic profession and spinal health. Running from 24th – 28th April, they challenged everyone to take a spine to five different locations on five different days to generate curiosity and start conversations. People then simply had to upload a selfie with their spine at each location to social…

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EU Nationals and Student Finance in England

Apr 24, 2017

The Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Jo Johnson, has confirmed in a statement that financial support for EU students will remain unchanged. The eligibility rules regarding student support and home fee status applying to EU nationals, or their family members, who wish to enter the UK to study a course in England, will remain unchanged – this includes loans and/or…

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