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What can you do with a media and communications degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Mon, 06/27/2022 - 16:34

What is media and communications?

Media and communications degrees cover the history and effects on society of various forms of media as well as the way that they can be used to communicate different messages.

Such courses may draw on elements from the social sciences and the humanities but the core focus remains mass communication and communication studies.

What can you do with a mechanical engineering degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Mon, 06/27/2022 - 16:21

What is mechanical engineering?

Mechanical engineering is the branch of engineering which covers how to maintain, analyse, design and manufacture machinery in all of its forms.

This can span from the delicate design of tiny parts of electrical machines, to large-scale industrial machinery, robotics and even biotechnology.

As one of the broadest fields of engineering, mechanical engineering will often overlap with other engineering disciplines such as civil engineering, electrical engineering and aerospace engineering.

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Where did UK royals go to university?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 17:05

The royal family is a well-known symbol of the UK. In the past, royals did not traditionally go to university, instead taking up royal duties after completing their schooling. However, these days young members of the British royal family are more likely to head to university before juggling jobs alongside royal engagements and charity work.

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Everything you need to know about studying in the US

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Mon, 05/30/2022 - 15:47

Key points

1. What kinds of universities are there in the US?

2. How do you apply to study in the US?

3. English language requirements for US universities

4. How much does it cost to study in the US?

5. What scholarships are available for international students in the US?

6. How do I apply for a student visa for the US?

7. What can I do after I graduate in the US?

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How to deal with homesickness at university

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 05/13/2022 - 15:45

For many people, university is the first time in their life that they might be living away from their families. It isn't always an easy topic to discuss as you are expected to be embrace your newfound independence with open arms. But sometimes, adjusting to life away from your home can be difficult, regardless of whether you’ve moved half an hour away or halfway around the world. 

Everything you need to know about applying to university in Australia

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 16:10

A famously sunny country with a fast-advancing economy and a well-recognised university system, Australia is understandably among the top study destinations in the world for international students.

Australia has the third highest number of international students in the world, behind only the UK and the US – pretty impressive for a nation of just 24 million people.

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What can you do with a law degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 01/07/2022 - 17:31

What is law?

Law is the rule book by which states govern and people must live their lives.

The law has often been found to be restrictive or even immoral, but when applied correctly and ethically it is nothing less than the moral fabric that holds society together.

It is the responsibility of the state to see that criminal justice be served and that people pay the penalty for the offences they have committed.

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What can you do with a geography degree?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Wed, 12/08/2021 - 12:20

What is geography?

Geography is the study of the world we live in, its environments, landscapes and natural disasters, and the relationship between people and environments.

One of the most wide-ranging degree subjects, geography is a mix of social and physical sciences, combining study of the planet’s physical properties with a focus on societies and how they interact.

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