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    (Original post by baby sexy)
    The fact that she is having to take a further degree states the fact that first one was a load of ******* . :rolleyes:
    Errr.....not really. The knowledge and skills obtained from the degree still has relevance.

    How do you know she is taking another degree? The member in question didn't say her sister is taking another degree, not as far as I'm aware. What she is probably doing is taking the Graduate Diploma in Law. This is quite a common route for solicitors (with around 50% of solicitors coming from a non-law background). This is a one year course.

    It allows students, who already have a degree, to convert to law following their undergraduate degree. As a result an undergraduate is needed and her degree was therefore useful. It allowed her to get onto the course.

    She would need to take this course even if she studied what you think is a useful degree, physics or engineering for example.
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    (Original post by LewDacris)
    Law Conversion?
    Could be a good idea, but I would say go into it with your eyes open and be aware that there is intense competetion.
    Again, being
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    (Original post by baby sexy)
    The fact that she is having to take a further degree states the fact that first one was a load of b0110cks. :rolleyes:
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    Dunno, most grad scheme employers just want a 2.1 from a good university. If you feel really doubtful do a masters in history after your degree and it'll all be cool.
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    (Original post by AreYouDizzeeBlud_x)
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    (Original post by yoyo462001)
    History and Education studies =/= History and Education. That is quite obviously lying, you can't omit and scrabble words in your degree because by doing so you are trying to gain an advantage. And it is not always 50:50 of each subject.
    What the hell is history and education studies then?
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    (Original post by Foxfight04)
    Please give it to me straight, in these troubled times, will I be unemployable in areas other than teaching?

    I study Education studies and History at Durham University.

    I need brutal honesty.

    Thanks.
    There are jobs that may not seem immediately visible as options but you'll be surprised that they may be compatible with your degree. An example is a production researcher. Movies and documentaries require people with real expertise to ascertain the facts or information in style, setting, lines ... all those period dramas need fact-checking to maintain the illusion of authenticity you know. Since you have Education as a half of your degree, it does sound like you could work for documentary studios...
 
 
 
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