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Would social policy undermine my socioeconomic prospects Watch

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    I got an A* in politics a level but didn't get to study it because of bad grades in chemistry and biology
    So I did sp at York
    I enjoy the degree
    However I am worried it's reputation as a soft subject may not go down well with employers so I am considering dropping out
    Is this a valid concern ?
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    I recommend that you take internships up. There are a range of policy internships available. Look on w4mp and charity jobs. You would have gained research skills too that will help you to get research roles. You can also work for an MP. Go and see your career advisor and they will let you know what opportunities you have available.
 
 
 
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