Amy Roberts
Ed - Psychology student January 17, 2020    No Comments Ed - Psychology student

When I arrived at Cardiff Met in my first year, I had no idea the amount of opportunities that would be offered to me. Their focus on developing practical skills and emphasis on gaining hands on experience to test them out has been a huge influence on developing my confidence as a potential psychologist and has definitely made me more employable once I graduate.

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keely student haiti November 19, 2019    No Comments keely student haiti

My name is Keely Brookes and I graduated from the MSc Health Psychology programme in 2010, after completing the psychology undergraduate programme in 2009.After graduating from the psychology programme I wanted to focus on a specific area of psychology that I felt would be applicable in whichever field I would eventually go into. I …

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Sacha header November 5, 2019    No Comments Sacha header

Before coming to Cardiff Met I didn’t know that Healthcare Science existed, let alone that it would be the degree I chose to study! Whilst similar to Biomedical Science, the degree has several clinical training placements, is fully funded by the Welsh NHS and allowed me to specialise within my second year. I struggled …

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Halyna November 5, 2019    No Comments Halyna

Although not everybody at university will experience homesickness, it is a completely normal part of moving away from home, especially if you’re moving away for the first time. You may feel homesick after leaving your family, friends and home comforts – but fear not, I have a couple of tips to hopefully help you …

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Mica Moore header image October 2, 2019    No Comments Mica Moore header image

Applying to study Sport Broadcast MSc at Cardiff Met was the best decision I’ve ever made. Although it was scary returning to university having completed my undergraduate degree in 2016, but as soon as I started, I knew I’d made the right decision. I learnt loads of new digital skills and while I found …

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Vicky Meah main image September 23, 2019    No Comments Vicky Meah main image

My name is Vicky Meah and I was a student at Cardiff Met for just under 9 years… It all started in 2009 with a BSc Sport and Exercise Science and finished in 2018 with a PhD in Exercise Physiology.

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Student Vicky Header August 5, 2019    No Comments Student Vicky Header

Now that my time studying Sport and Physical Education (SPE) has come to an end, I find myself reminiscing on the past three years, looking back fondly on the experiences, opportunities and the memories that will stay with me forever.

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Student Aimie R in lab August 5, 2019    No Comments Student Aimie R in lab

Throughout my A Levels I was set on studying Physiotherapy at university, however after numerous applications (and zero offers of acceptance!) I decided to take a year out to figure out if it was really what I wanted to do.

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Studetn kayleigh graduation August 2, 2019    No Comments Studetn kayleigh graduation

2015 – The year I received those all-important A Level results that would determine whether I would be accepted into university or not.

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Amy Anderson header July 31, 2019    No Comments Amy Anderson header

Having the chance to visit India and the Lovely Professional University (LPU) was an opportunity that I am thankful I did not miss. The team of faculty looking after us, was very hospitable and made us feel like we were VIPs, facilitating our every wish (the practical ones anyway).

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Student Ben Stevens July 30, 2019    No Comments Student Ben Stevens

My name is Ben Stevens, I was a student at Cardiff Met for 4 years where I achieved a BSc in Biomedical Sciences with Health, Exercise and Nutrition and recently, an MRes in Biomedical Science.
When I was in Sixth form studying for my A levels, I was convinced that I wanted to …

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Student Eleri Davies graduation July 29, 2019    No Comments Student Eleri Davies graduation

If you had asked me on the first day of university what I wanted to do in the future, I would have said I wanted to be a Physiotherapist, with the dream of running out on the pitch at the Principality stadium, not to have a burning interest in strength and conditioning and the theoretical research side of sports science; with an aim of one day completing a PHD.

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SCRAM students Emma and Eloise July 29, 2019    No Comments SCRAM students Emma and Eloise

We are Eloise and Emma and we have recently graduated from 3 years at Cardiff Met studying SCRAM. Over the past 3 years we have learnt so much from the course, made connections for future careers alongside gaining valuable experience within strength and conditioning, Rehabilitation and massage.

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Student Dan in lecture July 26, 2019    No Comments Student Dan in lecture

Surprisingly my first steps into the ‘world’ of psychology stemmed from a keen interest in sports. Up until sixth form I had very little experience or understanding of psychology in its general sense.

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Student Mike Leone on campus July 25, 2019    No Comments Student Mike Leone on campus

Originally, I had no intention of going to university, I was 22 and in a dead-end call centre job. On the advice of a friend, who was studying at Cardiff Met, I checked their clearing page and found there were available places on the BSc in Psychology.

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Student Ben Holdaway on the hockey pitch July 25, 2019    No Comments Student Ben Holdaway on the hockey pitch

Cardiff has been my home for the past five years, after I transitioned straight from school into an undergrad in BSc Sport Coaching. I was immediately sold on Cardiff Met after attending an open day whilst I was in sixth form.

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Student Emily Hird flowers July 24, 2019    No Comments Student Emily Hird flowers

Coming to Wales to study was not part of my plan, as I was focused on universities in England. However, now, after finishing my first year I couldn’t imagine myself anywhere but Cardiff Met!

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July 12, 2019    No Comments

My name is Gemma Price and I am the founder of women’s boxing club Boxing Pretty, part of the management team at Llanrumney Phoenix Boxing Club and almost a 3rd year Sport Management student at Cardiff Met.

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July 4, 2019    No Comments

The Sport & PE course, and Uni life in general, will push you to your limits and take you out your comfort zones. But just remember, it’s all part of the process and you really are in control of your own journey.

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June 26, 2019    No Comments

My name is Naomi Davies and I am currently a secondary school Physical Education teacher at Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni.

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