Do universities in the UK generally require a lot of work experience?
I'm doing the International Baccalaureate, so I'll (hopefully) be going to uni in 2012. I want to study journalism (or more specifically, fashion journalism) in the UK. Do a lot of the colleges require work experience and extracurricular activities (e.g. working for the school newspaper, internships, etc.)? Please help, I have no idea. Thanks!
Asked By: DropOfScye - 11/10/2010
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Well work experience is the best thing to find out if you want to do the job or not and to find out what it's all about. Different unis have different entry requirements. I would recommend applying to a few uni's just to be sure... More
Answered By: Mary Allen - 11/12/2010
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All you need is a certain requirement of grades from College, each uni has a different criteria, some you need several high grades, others you need experience etc. I'd suggest you pick a uni first, one that has the course you want to do, then see what you need to get in.
Answered By: Steven P - 11/10/2010
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