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Leicester College Reviews

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sigh* looks like i'm gonna be stuck in college another two years
1 5
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Creative Media Production BTEC Diploma Level 2
by qyzer - June 2016

as a student coming fresh from the fiery pits of secondary school, lacking a vibrant social life one dreams of having and being apart of a school system full off sabotage and dishonesty i finished secondary school with good enough grades and having ''A* work'' i expected to come to this course in a professional and properly structured environment but alas i was wrong with a lack of teachers and over flow of students (despite the course already have been maxed out in terms of how many students can do the course) i had been set back a period of 6 weeks due to the lack of a teacher and once a teacher had been found we as a class were less than pleased as we had a teacher who not only quit on us after a few weeks but had left during the time of an assignment. After the teacher (who i will refer to as Miss S) left we were lumped with someone who had already been apart of the staff but then came another issue he was terrible at teaching the the more important parts of the course. also he had a fairly bad attitude when it came to students asking for any help whatsoever. After the FIRST video assignment he was replaced with the better guy who is still with us today. all of what i said was only for one subject in the course. in another part of the course we also had a teacher issue where we had no teacher and we then got one who was mediocre at best. this man didn't even have any teaching credentials and the only thing he had going for him is that he uses a lot of irreverent words when he speaks in the form of long anecdotes about his own personal life which none of us cared about. The lessons were unstructured and not well planned which i point the finger towards the man in charge which had a shocking yet obvious revaluation that communication between staff was abysmal at best.we now have a new teacher for the subject who is great but since we are still 6 weeks behind with 2 assignments due in till the end of the year would like to end this by also adding that most of the equipment and software is EXTREMELY out of date in conclusion - Terrible communication within the staff - Lack of staff - ''Lack of funds'' which is a phase you will hear alot upon joining the course - Majority of staff are not good for teaching. DON'T COME HERE is all i can say but i'm me and you're you! mane use of the time you have for an education and don't waste it at Leicester college or at the very least MARGRET CAMPUS which is a building falling apart.. take an education seriously and don't come here if you wanna be wise and reach your max potential -Defined Evee 17 years of age (known as the Defined Evee on Pokemon amino) so ill go with that name (the course is Lvl 3 but for some reason it isn't on this site )

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Waste of time and money
1 5
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by Attila - March 2015

I attended a "speak and listening" language course. It was (or wanted to be) a mixed Level 1/2 course, but there were intermediate and absolute beginners as well in the class. So the beginners didn't understand anything, furthermore the intermediates couldn't progress. Poorly organized. We speak and listen very rarely. For example we got "complete the sentence" exercises copied from Cambridge language book, we did it all day, and the teacher did nothing. Waste of time and money.

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terrible
1 5
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2377 Inspection/Testing Electrical Equipment Certificate
by josh - January 2015

Course was poorly planned and put together, understaffed, no on site visits numerous complaints made about staff and coursework not being marked and handed back all were ignored and most of the course was based on handouts ive learnt nothing !

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Worst college for career development
1 5
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Hairdressing Diploma level 2 (progression)
by Jenny - May 2012

Mis selling courses and lack of experienced staff and poor organisation doesn't help when there's other colleges who are better equipped in delivering courses to a higher standard.

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Quite good
4 5
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by Daniel - July 2008

Quite good

Facilities

Facilities are what we need but nothing special

Student life

I enjoy my classes

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hairdressing
2 5
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by Kelly - July 2008

Rubbish in most parts

Facilities

OK

Student life

Have a few good friends.

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beauty
4 5
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by Daryl - July 2008

very good

Facilities

Brilliant

Student life

Love the people.

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National diploma
2 5
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by Danny - July 2008

Not given enough support

Facilities

OK

Student life

Not got a lot in common with other students

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Uniformed public services
5 5
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by Anon - July 2008

excellent

Facilities

really good for me

Student life

A student area for more activities during breaks.

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Construction
4 5
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by Kyle - July 2008

Adequate teaching and help

Facilities

Good

Student life

Good mix of males and females who I have made friends with.

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