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    Hey All,

    Almost every graduate job says they want at least 'a 2.1 in any discipline', or some variance.

    Okey, but some degrees are far more practical than others. For example a degree in Engineering or Law

    What do you do if you've studied something less tangible such as Social Sciences, English or Art (broadly speaking)?
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    (Original post by whiggy1994)
    Hey All,

    Almost every graduate job says they want at least 'a 2.1 in any discipline', or some variance.

    Okey, but some degrees are far more practical than others. For example a degree in Engineering or Law

    What do you do if you've studied something less tangible such as Social Sciences, English or Art (broadly speaking)?
    Most graduate jobs don't require a specific course. They just look for the transferrable skills that studying a degree generally confers.

    So yes, studying something "less practical" is perfectly fine in most cases.
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    (Original post by whiggy1994)
    Hey All,

    Almost every graduate job says they want at least 'a 2.1 in any discipline', or some variance.

    Okey, but some degrees are far more practical than others. For example a degree in Engineering or Law

    What do you do if you've studied something less tangible such as Social Sciences, English or Art (broadly speaking)?
    Employers know that students have forgotten virtually everything they've learnt at uni a year after graduating. so what uni shows them is your potential rather than your acquired knowledge, hence they needn't be fussy about subject. hope this helps
 
 
 
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