University can be a bit of a jungle - student loans, essay deadlines and 'Freshers Week' are just a few hazards. But with the Virgin University Survival Guide you'll never be lost again. This unique university guide provides practical advice on all aspects of university life, including: Getting ready to go - what to take and what to leave behind Freshers Week - what to do and what definitely not to do Your course - studying, coursework and exams Housing, house hunting and dealing with difficult landlords Money - everything you need to know about fees, loans and debt Health and stress Campus crime and safety Work and careers - when to start thinking about the future Graduation and beyond - job, gap year or a post-graduate course? And, of course, how to make the most of your new-found social life. After all, it's not all about studying....... ita#39;s just a bit of spare cash to pay for your social life, or the start of your brilliant career. you need to have a good idea of what you want and how to get it. ... Pros Cons Source of extra money Good for CV Can interfere with study May be poorly paid Make new friends and contacts Can be menial and boring Develops transferable skills WHERE TO FIND WORK Start looking forjobs around the universityanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Virgin University Survival Guide|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-10-31|