Student Stories


Whatever your reason for studying at Morley -  whether you’re hoping to sharpen your skills or planning a career change, want to discover a hidden talent or meet new people with similar interests - we can help on your journey. 

Take a look through our student stories to find out what our existing students have to say about us, and to discover what Morley could offer you.

To view student stories by department visit our Department pages.

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    Community Learning

    Joan Thompson

    Joan joined the Twilighters Singing Group having no previous experience and has become a crucial member. She has proven to everyone that age is just a number as she probably does more acitvities than someone half her age.
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    Community Learning

    Paula Goncalves

    Paula Goncalves has started her own business after completing the Considering the Potential to Run a Business from Home course through the Community Learning department.
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    Community Learning

    Rachel Adesegun

    Rachel won an award for teamwork in her Let’s Make a Mural Together class at a local children’s centre. Although initially feeling unconfident in her artistic skills Rachel ended up becoming one of the key members of the class.
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    Community Learning

    Dawn Bonar

    After initially completing a course with Community Learning and then the Access to Humanities course, Dawn is now studying at Kingston University.
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    Textiles Foundation

    Ugonna Hosten

    Ugonna undertook the Textiles Foundation course to develop her own signature style to use in her business.
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    First Steps to Enterprise Level 2

    Levi Thompson

    Levi enrolled on the First Steps to Enterprise Level 2 course to develop his own business concept and make it into a reality.
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    Web Design

    Sergi Pujol

    After wanting to start a new career, Sergi enrolled on the Web Design Foundation to gain the skills he needed. He know intends to apply for internships as a designer.
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    Actor's Studio

    Ben Cuddon

    From initially enrolling on Acting Level 1, Ben has progressed to the Level 3 Acting Studio.
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    Childcare and English

    Susan Foster

    After wanting a change of career and receiving a recommendation, Susan enrolled in the Introduction to Childcare with English course.
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    Fashion

    Patsy Abbott

    Working as a bespoke dressmaker, Patsy wanted to develop her skills in pattern cutting. She has since enrolled for several other fashion courses, applying her skills to her own work.