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Top 5 Worldwide Destinations This Winter

With a poor summer behind us, many families and holidaymakers are looking to Christmas and New Year to get away from the relentless British weather. Here are five destinations that are proving ..
(January 19, 2009)
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Why Study Internet Marketing?

Internet Marketing is a broad term that encompasses all aspects of web-based promotion of products and services, including: button and banner advertising on sites, e-mail marketing, Search Engine ..
(January 15, 2009)
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For Anyone Who Thinks University Isn't Hard Work, Read This

Aside from the probability that most students will be wealthier than the average first time buyer or working class citizen, thanks to their immunity from the credit crunch (for the time being anyway) .
(January 13, 2009)
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Better Value Holidays in Turkey

As the pound has fallen against the euro in recent months a number of British holidaymakers are now flying to Turkey as they snap up bargain deals to popular places such as Istanbul and Dalaman. ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Child Prodigies of the Modern Age

With easier access to education and the development of the internet, we have the information but do we have the knowledge? Most would say not. However, child prodigies have existed throughout ..
(December 18, 2008)
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Home Schooling - The Pros and Cons

It was good enough for Che Guevera, for Abraham Lincoln, and to a certain extent Queen Elizabeth II. In the UK at least, home schooling is popular (whereas in some Western countries it is illegal), ..
(December 18, 2008)
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The Role of the Distance Learning Teacher

With the increasing popularity of online education, due to advancing technologies and an increase in funding for universities to offer distance learning, the role of the teacher, instructor, or ..
(December 21, 2008)
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Famous Graduates From the University of Essex

Much is written of those who have graduated from Oxford and Cambridge, but all universities have their share of famous and celebrated alumni. The University of Essex is no exception. For a less ..
(December 22, 2008)
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What Does a Foundation Degree in Entrepreneurship Teach Me?

Entrepreneurship is a growing subject of study in the UK. With foundation courses and the opportunity to take an online degree popping up at an increasing number of institutions, it seems logical ..
(December 22, 2008)
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Globalization, Online Education and the Role of the Internet

Online ticket booking for nights out, online chat rooms to socialise, online newspapers to keep up to date, online dating to meet lovers, online concerts to watch music, online shopping for weekly ..
(December 10, 2008)
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The Top 4 Things You Won't Miss - If You Do Your Degree Online

Time at university is an important rite of passage, and one that many consider to be ‘the most fun years of your life’. Today, however, the temptation to do your degree online seems to ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Online Education - A Haven For Cheating?

Online degrees and distance learning are increasing in popularity. Easier accessibility for a growing range of subjects, as well as recent government calls for a push in e-learning, highlight the ..
(December 10, 2008)
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How to Make Education Online More Effective

A new article by Jonathan Wainright, of FCG Consultancy, was published yesterday highlighting certain methods to ensure that modern e-learning is operated and works as effectively as possible. For ..
(December 10, 2008)
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The Future of Distance Learning, in Response to the JISC Report

Last month, chair of the Joint Information Systems Committee, Sir Ron Cooke issued a report to the government entitled On-line Innovation in Higher Education. The report comes at a time when online ..
(December 10, 2008)
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The History of the Cap and Gown in Higher Education

Higher education is changing and increasing in popularity year on year. Newly available subjects and the option to study online courses highlight the influence of the modern and fast-advancing world ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Will We Ever See a UK E-University?

In 2000, the Labour government with David Blunkett at its educational helm, launched UK eUniversities Worldwide Limited, not a UK university in its own right, but more of a website that promoted ..
(December 11, 2008)
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Ian Newland - War Hero and the First E-Learning Celebrity?

The Associated Press reported yesterday of Ian Newland, an Iraq war veteran who has embarked upon an online degree since his return home to Denver Colorado in the USA. So why is online education so ..
(December 11, 2008)
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What is Learned on a Business Course?

The Telegraph reported last month on the staggering rise of undergraduates starting university this year. The number of new students totaled 582,687, which is a 9.5 per cent increase on last year. ..
(December 11, 2008)
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What University Has the Highest Enrollment?

In June The Times released The Good University Guide 2009 which ranks the top Universities in the UK on such factors as student satisfaction, research quality, and the ratio between students and ..
(December 11, 2008)
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A Further Look at Universities by Enrollment?

When it comes to choosing the right university degree, there are many factors to take into consideration. Before browsing those prospectuses, The Times Good University Guide 2009 is a good starting ..
(December 11, 2008)
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How Much Should Parents Contribute to UK University Fees?

Funding for UK university students is a contentious issue at the moment with many hoping for a reversion to the grant system of the past, and others believing that loans are the best way forward. As ..
(December 11, 2008)
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The Reality of Attending an Online University

Even though I attend one of the leading UK universities for media related courses I still find that there is always something to complain about on the programme. I am sure that it's the same story in .
(December 14, 2008)
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Jewellery in Other Cultures

In Britain today it is typical to associate jewellery with special occasions such as weddings, gifts given to a person of importance, or as a symbol of belonging such as a cross worn around the neck. .
(November 06, 2008)
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Why it is Good to Practise Pelvic Floor Exercises - Even For ..

Pelvic floor exercises or Kegel exercises are most commonly associated with women who have recently given birth, but for women who have not even considered childbirth yet the rewards of having a ..
(October 23, 2008)
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Recognizing the Menopause - Five Signs of a Sheep in Wolf's ..

When the menopause comes, it can be all of these things and more: unsettling, confidence-shaking, depressing, and a cause of upheaval for people around you. Most of this is to do with the feeling ..
(October 23, 2008)
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