About you and background
My name is Megan Evans. I am 19 years old and live in Caerphilly.
What course did you study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I studied Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business
What made you decide to study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I decided to study at Coleg Y Cymoedd because I love the atmosphere at the college, everyone I met was very friendly and the teachers were always helpful. The location was also great as it was close to where I lived and easily accessible from my home. I also heard many great things about the college from friends who had previously studied there.
Why did you choose to study this course?I chose to study this course after discovering a love for business studies in school. I thought this course was perfect as it gave me more of an insight on different aspects of business.
What are the benefits of studying at Coleg y Cymoedd?
Some of the benefits of studying at Coleg y Cmoedd include the encouragement you get from your tutors. I always felt that if I needed help, my tutors were always there to give me advice and support. There is also a sense of freedom at college and you feel more responsible for your own work. You get back what you put into your work and I was always happy with my results thanks to the guidance from my tutors and peers.
What do you intend to do next/what are you doing now that you have left?
Now that I have left college, I am searching for a career. I felt that this course has prepared me for full time work; because I have a clear understanding of the recruitment process and how businesses operate.
How is the course helping you achieve your ambitions?
This course helped me achieve my ambitions by giving me the confidence to know I can succeed in looking for my dream career.
How will studying impact on your life?
Studying at the college has helped me to obtain transferable skills, which will help me become more employable. The course has also helped me with my personal development and given me confidence with presenting in front of people, which is a skill I may need in my next job role.
Would you recommend this college and this course to others?
I would recommend this course to anyone! Every day was a different challenge with a range of practical and written work.
Your tutor said:
“Megan is an exceptionally hard-working and intelligent learner, who has impressed her tutors with her determination, work ethic and modest attitude to her success. The quality and standard of work produced by Megan is exemplary and she is very deserving of her D* D* D grade achieved.”