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Choosing Your Degree Course & University

by Brian Heap

Crimson Publishing

  • advice on education
  • education
  • higher
  • higher & further education, tertiary education
Choosing Your Degree Course & University

Book Formats and Details

  • Paperback
    Publication Date 10/12/2010
    ISBN 9781844552481
    Retail Price £24.99
    Trim Size 156 x 234 mm
    Page Count 400
    Image Count
    Reading Level
    Rights Available World
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Are you having trouble deciding what to study at university?

With over 1,200 degree subjects and more than 55,000 courses to choose from it’s impossible to know where to start. But don’t worry, expert help is at hand from Brian Heap, the guru of higher education and author of sister title Heap 2011: Degree Course Offers. Heap helps you decide what and where you want to study at university, so when the time comes to fill in your UCAS application you are fully prepared.

Detailing all the major university degree courses in the UK, Choosing Your Degree Course and University helps you narrow down your options and build a shortlist of your ideal subjects, courses and universities. You’ll also find expert guidance on all the key questions you need to consider when making your choices, such as what type of degree should I choose - vocational, sandwich course, something I'm interested in? What degree matches my career aspirations? How can I determine the teaching quality of a course?

Inside Choosing Your Degree Course and University, read the handy profiles on each degree subject and bite-size overviews of every UK university; find out about the courses and locations you’re interested in before you choose where to apply to study. With an uncertain job market more students than ever are applying to university rather than finding work - in 2009 150,000 people were left without a place at university due to the increase in applications. And for those lucky enought to win a place, every year thousands of students want to change courses or universities in their first term because they made the wrong choice about what or where to study.

Make sure this isn’t you.

About the Author

Frequently dubbed ‘the guru of university choice’ by national newspapers, Brian Heap is a highly respected careers adviser and author who has been helping students get into university for over 40 years.

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