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The Durham dictionary
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The Durham dictionary

When I was applying to university, I realised there was a whole world of vocabulary I just didn’t understand. I’d be sitting in university talks, with new words being thrown at me left, right and centre. Suddenly, everyone expects you to know and understand terms such as lecture, seminar, halls, credits and so on. Then you…
What's it like studying Management?
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What's it like studying Management?

How demanding is the course? The management side of the course is not too demanding, as it is usually tied to another aspect of business studies such as Marketing or Economics. In my experience, I have had one, two-hour lecture each week, alongside a weekly seminar, which has all led me to a Summative Assignment by the end of…