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    I'm going to Edinburgh. How much time will Uni takeup? Doing BSc of Computer Science. Is it demanding? Will there at least be some time to make dosh in the first year?
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    Full-time study takes up approximately 60 hours a week. That leaves you with plenty more hours for a bit of extra cash.
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    I never bothered- you'll end up getting annoyed that you can't go out with your friends whenever you want because you have to work.
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    I can't easily go out with them if I don't have any gash to spend
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    hey guy, why u work for others for some small buks..i think u have good brain and some knowledge of computer science. there are lot of money making method @ online and u should find best match for ur's. u cant be millionaire doing for that but u can even cover ur daily expense.
    be careful some of method are scam.
    dont waste ur time. study hard
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    Full-time study takes up approximately 60 hours a week. That leaves you with plenty more hours for a bit of extra cash.
    Does it hell? I was doing about 15-20 hours on average, and during exam period this went up to about 50. I don't know a single person who studied for 60 hours a week. And this was at a top uni...and I got a decent degree. So I'd like to know where you got this '60 hours' figure from, esp when many unis themselves say they only expect 40 hours a week.
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    Full-time study takes up approximately 60 hours a week. That leaves you with plenty more hours for a bit of extra cash.
    That's 12 hours a day. Let's assume contact hours are 6 hours a day. That's another six hours self-study per day!!!!
    Also 12 hours a day of study does not leave enough time for a job.
    Sleep: 7-10 hours:
    Study: 12 hours
    Work: 5-2 hours?!?!?!?
    Socialising?!?!?!?
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    Firstly, I personally worked for 60 hours a week and held down a full-time job too. I'm not saying the OP should do that, nor work every day leaving no time for socialising.

    That study (which apparently is a high number of hours to put into a degree) will take up approximately 8 hours a day (your basic 9-5), and one evening of work every day leaves further evenings free.
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    Firstly, I personally worked for 60 hours a week and held down a full-time job too. I'm not saying the OP should do that, nor work every day leaving no time for socialising.
    Do you have a vendetta against free time or something?
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    (Original post by Bagration)
    Do you have a vendetta against free time or something?
    Me personally? It would seem so, yes. Though I hope it doesn't come across as though I'm expecting the OP to have none.
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    Me personally? It would seem so, yes. Though I hope it doesn't come across as though I'm expecting the OP to have none.
    It doesn't. I just find your posts interesting because your lifestyle & beliefs (or desired lifestyle) are just about the direct opposite of mine, lol.
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    (Original post by Bagration)
    It doesn't. I just find your posts interesting because your lifestyle & beliefs (or desired lifestyle) are just about the direct opposite of mine, lol.
    Hehe; I just like to be kept busy. I believe I have the perfect life, and fill my time doing things I enjoy. I'm a strong believer that people should only do what makes them happy.
    At university, my course and job took up all my time, but I loved being that busy. Now, I have a full-time job, and my free time is spent indulging my hobbies (being online, retro game collection, interior design and poetry) and training for a second job working with children, which I start in September.
    I was the total opposite as a younger teenager, very lazy because I didn't have the chances to find and do things I like; so for me, university was the chance to first use my time how I wanted, and apparently I took that to it's top! :p:
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    How can you be busy when you have made over 11,000 posts on here?!
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    (Original post by Lell)
    How can you be busy when you have made over 11,000 posts on here?!
    From being on here a lot when I do have time, and being a member for a few years. :p:
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    Why don't you wait until you've settled into the course to see whether you think you have enough spare time to do a job?
 
 
 
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