Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    Why there are so many socities and clubs in unis such as "Women for Engineering, computer science, science"

    I have never seen or heard socities for boys like "Men for History, English, Languages, Geography etc" Are there any?

    *This post is not meant to be offensive for somebody, but everybody knows that are more women in humanities (in most cases).*
    • Community Assistant
    Offline

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Community Assistant
    I think because it is seen as more important to try and get women interested in those jobs compared to getting men interested in humanities. Also, and I might be wrong, isn't there a shortage of engineers and people in IT? That could play a part in trying to get women interested, to increase the workforce.
 
 
 
The home of Results and Clearing

1,349

people online now

1,567,000

students helped last year
Poll
Will you be tempted to trade up and get out of your firm offer on results day?
Useful resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.