Early Years and Childhood Studies News

Marie Price, Senior Lecturer in Childhood, Social Work, and Social Care
11th September 2016
AN understanding of death is at the heart of social work practice through direct interaction with the dying and their families, encountering bereaved service users, and with the risk of death across safeguarding procedures for children and adults. It was this topic on 6 September that saw the...
Vic Goddard - Honorary Doctorate of Education
21st September 2015
Influential figures from the world of arts, sport, and education are to be recognised for the contributions to their fields with prestigious accolades from the University of Chichester. They will each receive honorary doctorates and have been chosen to join the University’s community as their...
Mark Floyer - PhD in poetry
15th May 2015
A SERIES of bursaries are being offered to students for a chance to undertake a PhD at the University of Chichester. As many as ten studentships, worth £13,000 annually for three years, are available for those aiming to complete a doctorate within one of seven research areas. This includes...
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15th April 2015
NEW research detailing how childhood experiences influence the development of the brain has been collated in a book by two Chichester authors. Child Development and the Brain has been written by Reader in Psychology Dr Esther Burkitt and counsellor Rob Abbott after years of study at the University...
SEND conference
14th April 2015
AN EVENT highlighting mental health in schools is being held at the University of Chichester this month. The institution’s annual Special Educational Needs and Disability conference, which takes place from 10am to 4pm on Thursday 21 May, will include insights from keynote speaker Professor Richard...
24th September 2014
Students from the University of Chichester are among the most satisfied in the UK, according to a new survey. The results published last week for the 2014 National Student Survey - a poll taken each year for the government by Isos Mori - showed that 89 per cent of students from the University were...
Clive Behagg
23rd September 2014
The quality and management of research at the University of Chichester has been recognised by the Privy Council who have conferred the University with Research Degree Awarding Powers (RDAP).  "A University is a place where new ideas are formed and I am delighted that the quality of our research,...
18th September 2014
The quality and management of research at the University of Chichester has been recognised by the Privy Council who have conferred the University with Research Degree Awarding Powers (RDAP). Vice-Chancellor Professor Clive Behagg explained: "A University is a place where new ideas are formed and I...
5th September 2014
The University of Chichester is in the running for a national award after its students reported high satisfaction levels with their experience. In a year when the satisfaction rate for students studying at UK universities hit an all-time high, Chichester has been shortlisted for the most improved...
25th July 2014
A CONSORTIUM led by the University of Chichester has been rated as outstanding following a monitoring visit from the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). The leadership and management of the South of England Early Years Consortium (SEEYC) was judged to have made commendable progress...

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