It will increase your employability and help you acquire a range of practical life skills.
It isn't available if you're spending a year studying abroad. On completion of Stage 2 and before entering Stage 3, you may as part of your studies for the degree spend a year in a placement with an approved organisation.
If you are required to re-sit your Stage 2 assessment, you must delay the start of your placement until you have done so.
The PARTNERS Programme is Newcastle University’s supported entry route for students from schools and colleges in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland. ABB at A level is typically the minimum required for entry to an undergraduate course.
You can check the equivalent grades for qualifications offered in your country.