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    Basically I can't decide between two universities for Primary Education...

    The first is a four year masters course, which looks fantastic, not to mention in a fantastic area, but the university is less well known, especially internationally

    The second is a very well known university, with a good course but it's a basic three year BA in a less nice area

    I know everyone says to choose the course over the university, but obviously having a degree from a well known, well respected university might be more useful..they both want the same grades too, so I can't firm and insure both.

    Thanks for any help
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    I'm doing primary education aswell :-) it really depends on both universities and which one you feel more at home with (as you'll be living there for up to four years.) I don't think the actual course would make much of a difference as long as you make an impression and are good at what you do. What two universities are you considering?
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    What do you mean by the 4 year course being 'fantastic' and the other being 'basic'? Dont fall into the trap of thinking that a '4 year Masters' gives you the equivalent of a postgrad degree course. It most certainly doesnt.

    Scottish degrees for instance are simply 'longer'. They cover the same material as a 3 year degree but are more 'strung out' with the first year being much more 'introductory' than at a '3 year Uni'. They are still only *undergraduate degrees*. Three year courses are therefore *not* 'basic'.
 
 
 
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