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Sociology? watch

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    (Original post by Lilybarratt96)
    I'm really interested in sociology, it's something I thoroughly enjoy, I'm good at it.

    I want to do a sociology degree but everyone I talk to keeps telling me it's Mickey Mouse degree and I shouldn't waste my precious time on it when I'm capable of doing something for "smarter" people. What the hell?! Rude as f**k to begin with😤

    I enjoy it. I'm not particularly bothered about massively standing out to employers but at the same time I don't want to be 23 (I'm 19 now) finishing my degree and working in Maccies for 30 years. I never even thought that a possibility until everyone started being so neg about my decision. I'll be the first one in the family on my mums side to go to university so I've been brought up thinking any education is amazing and is something to be proud of.

    Is it really that bad?

    Are there similar degrees that are more respectable?

    I've sort of had my heart set on it but now I'm just doubting everything 😔 am I unrealistic just wanting to do a degree because I enjoy it?

    Someone save meeeeeEEeEeeEEee
    If you want to do a sociology degree do a sociology degree, university isn't all about being employable it's about braid ending your mind. A sociology degree will give you lots of transferable skills for the workplace!
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