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Graphic Web Designer at TopCashback – Mac’s placement experience so far

Mac, a Digital Media student, is working as a Graphic and Web Designer during his placement year at TopCashback. He tells us why he loves his placement and what his pretty impressive highlight has been so far.

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Sound Engineer at Hot Vox – my placement experience so far

Robert Moisuc is a Music and Sound Technology student working as a Sound Engineer at an exciting music promotion company in London; Hot Vox. He tells us about his experience so far, gigs and festivals he’ll be working at and what it’s like being in the fast paced music industry.

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CCI Employability Day: Not Just Another Careers Fair

Be a part of the first ever creative careers event in the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI). Get a real insight into careers within the creative industries, speak with employers and get answers to your creative careers questions…

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Video Media Specialist, Xerox – Kirsty’s placement experience so far

Kirsty Hampton is a Film Production student working as the only Video Media Specialist at Xerox. She tells us about her experience so far, how she was concerned that her work wasn’t good enough and why Xerox is such a great company to work for as a placement student.

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How my Warner Bros. placement helped me get a job at nDreams – Jon Whitney, Entertainment Technology

Jonathan Whitney, Entertainment Technology graduate, completed a placement at Warner Bros. for which he won the School of Creative Technologies Placement Student of the Year award. He tells us about his placement and why he doesn’t think he’d have been able to get his graduate job at nDreams if he hadn’t done a placement.

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Me at an awards ceremony with my manager

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Fresh Relevance continues to hire CCI placement students

Fresh Relevance, the marketing hub for online retailers, has welcomed the fourth intake to its successful annual intern programme including our very own Graphic Design student, Ben Edwards.

Fresh Reavence's new interns (from left) Sophie Crichton, Ben Edwards, James Dibnah, Diogo Fernandes, Kenneth Mbuthia
Ben Edwards, 2nd year Graphic Design Student (second from left)

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How my placement helped me get a job at Foundry – Kieran Knight, Computer Animation

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Kieran receiving the IBM Award for Best Creative Technologies Project

Kieran Knight graduated from Computer Animation in 2017 and won the IBM Award for Best Creative Technologies Project at the School of Creative Technologies Graduate Awards. Kieran completed a placement year in 2015-16 and now works for world-renowned visual effects company, Foundry.

Kieran tells us how his placement year helped him secure his graduate job and why you shouldn’t be scared to do a placement.

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