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Old 08.02.2019, 14:17
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Re: University of Farmington: right or wrong?

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And why didn't they simply go after students who were studying for useless qualifications at existing educational establishments with a low attendance requirement instead of having to invent one. Like these, for example:

Harvard:
Folklore and Mythology
Ethnicity, Migration, Rights
Hysterical Women: A History ( a module from Women, Gender & Sexuality )

Princeton:
Dance
Gender and Sexuality Studies
Jazz Studies

University of Southern Maine:
BA in Liberal Studies, Humanities Track
BA in Social and Behavioral Sciences

etc. etc.

And why American Students are prepared to saddle themselves with a lifetime of debt to obtain such qualifications is a mystery to me.

More from Spiegel Online (German: )
http://www.spiegel.de/lebenundlernen...a-1251336.html

I'm no dancer, or a jazz fan but these courses are not useless. The world would be a very boring, binary, sterile place without these subjects. Unless women's history, legalities surrounding different ethnicities and how the world works in general are irrelevancies. Mind you, I'm speaking as someone who nearly did a folklore MA at Sheffield... and you really wouldn't enjoy the title of my Masters lit thesis
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