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LinC – Learning in the Community

College is not just about your lectures, assignments, homework and exams it is also about being active, making friends, contributing to the community, employability or pursuing an interest or activity. As part of your study programme you will be timetabled to attend “Learning in the Community” sessions for 1 hour 20 minutes per week either on a Monday or a Wednesday. These sessions will develop you personally and intellectually and will support your university, employment or apprenticeship application. KEC engages with national schemes and local organisations to provide lots of exciting opportunities.

LinC Activities

A programme of activities is planned to cover a range of subject areas and also link directly to chosen career paths. You will sign up to one of the activities. The range of activities planned for next year are:

Societies & Social Action
-Chess & Board Games Society
-Eco College
-Mentoring
-Psychology Society
-Volunteering

Additional Qualification
-Duke of Edinburgh Award (Bronze, Silver & Gold)

Young Entrepreneurs
-An introduction to AutoCAD
-Future Teachers, Future Leaders
-Market Traders
-Student Investor Challenge

Creative Arts
-Album Appreciation
-Film Club
-Practical Filmmaking
-Practical Guitar Playing Skills
-KEC TV: Media Communications

Health and Sports
-Physical & Wellbeing
-Team Sports (Football, Netball, Rugby, Basketball)
-Couch to 5K
-Health and Social Care Society

Skills for the Future
-Current Affairs
-Criminology Society
-Cryptography
-Law Society
-Model United Nations & Debating
-Programming Club
-Intensive Spoken Spanish Course

For more information download our LinC booklet here

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