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Our news stories highlight all the great things going on at Pearson College London, including our students’ achievements, so they’re a great way to keep up to date with life here.

  • Back to the Future with the Apprenticeship Levy

    Launch of the Pearson College London Centre for Industry Engagement

    Pearson College London launched the Centre for Industry Engagement in May 2017 with a lively discussion around the value of apprenticeships. Not an institution to shy away from leading the way in innovative education, the college held a Question Time-style debate which highlighted the pros and cons of degree apprenticeships and the pedagogy behind them in the light of the nascent apprenticeship levy, and the continuing value of them beyond graduation for apprentices and the businesses that employ them.

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  • Game Jam 2017!

    by Rachael Jones

    Game Jam 2017

    Last weekend (9th-11th June 2017) saw the return of our annual Game Jam! Our annual game design competition offers up and coming talent the opportunity to hone their skills, and brings together coders, game artists and project managers over one weekend to encourage creativity and ideas to develop a brand new game! This year’s event was in partnership with Gram Games, an entertainment company delivering engaging social games for mobile and the developers behind global smash hit games including 1010!, Merged! and Six!.  

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  • Pearson Business School 2017 Residential

    by Rachael Jones

    Pearson Business School

    The sun was shining for our two day annual Pearson College London residential. The 2017 residential ran from May 25th - 26th, and this end of year celebration is a chance for students to reflect on their first year of university, build new skills and get inspired by our alumni and industry speakers. The location for the 2017 residential was the beautiful Horwood House, just outside of Milton Keynes.

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  • Pearson College London launches new Centre for Industry Engagement

    by Rachael Jones

    Centre for Industry Engagement (CIE).

    Pearson College London is pleased to announce the launch of its new Centre for Industry Engagement (CIE). 

    The Centre lies at the heart of Pearson College London's mission to integrate the worlds of industry and academia and builds on the expertise and industry engagement within the institution’s two schools: Escape Studios and Pearson Business School, which currently design, develop and deliver a number ofdegrees and short courses, in collaboration with industry partners. It aims tobecome a hub of collaboration between education and employers, to explore,debate and research issues, and to share and disseminate the knowledge andunderstanding we develop together more widely. 

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  • Undergraduate Daniel Baidoo gets an animation internship at King Bee

    by Rachael Jones

    King Bee

    Congratulations to one of our first year animation students, Daniel Baidoo who has just landed a position as a freelance junior animator with King Bee animation, located in Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, just outside of London.  

    Daniel started off as an animation intern, a great start to his career in the animation industry. We asked Daniel a few questions about how he got the initial internship, and how he got his animation career off the ground so quickly.  

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