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Jade Nichol

Nursing (Mental Health)

Bsc Hons Mental Health Nursing Student Jadenichol 255Where are you from?

Hexham

Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

It has a good reputation for nursing studies.

What do you think of Newcastle and our region and what are your favourite things to do?

I think Newcastle has a lot to offer and there is plenty to do. I enjoy shopping.

What has surprised you most about living in Newcastle and this region? What has impressed you most?

I already lived around the area and have not moved into Newcastle.

Did you find Northumbria University welcoming? Was it easy to fit in?

Yes, very helpful. 

Who has inspired you most at Northumbria University?

Peers

What is the best thing about your course?

I enjoy being on placement and learning hands on.

What are the most valuable lessons you have learnt to date?

Never be afraid to ask questions and be yourself.

What do you want to do in the future? What skills have you learned/improved that you think will be of most use in your future career?

Be a nurse. I have learnt so much whilst on placement.

Have you worked on any projects with businesses or been on a placement? What were your most memorable experiences?

Placement. Each placement has had a lot of memorable experiences.

If you could offer some advice to students thinking of coming to study here what would you say?

That it is a good place to study.

How do you feel you have changed as a person since being at Northumbria University, Newcastle (e.g. confidence)?

My confidence has grown, I have grown up so much and I have realised my own values.

If you had 3 words to sum up your time with us what would they be?

Tiring, stressful but worth it.

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?

Yes


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