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Nordic learning for students

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A group of nursing students from Swansea University are travelling to Sweden and Finland this week to study as part of their pre-registration training.

The European Socrates-Erasmus exchange programme was trialed at the university last year and this year attracted 13 second year nursing students.

The programme gives university students the chance to live in a foreign country and receive formal academic recognition for their study abroad.

Leaving on January 20, the students will study at Jönköping University in Sweden or Diaconia University of Applied Sciences in Finland for two weeks before completeing 10 weeks clinical placement in the country.

Cassam Tengnah, international co-ordinator at Swansea University’s School of Health Science, said: ‘Our students can add another dimension to their educational experience.'

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