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we hear about Mickey Mouse degrees at Universities (Is there really a course in David Beckham?) so does anyone know of any really ridiculous ones? If so, do tell us.

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Post by curly »

Communication Studies............I got it in 1977, it was ridiculous then and it still is now. It earned me a reward of 11 months on the dole!!

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thats quite funny cos i was talking about this the other day in my tutor.. heres a few we found:
sail and power boat studies, wine studies, footwear retail buying, fashion buying for retail, deaf studies, d*ug use, folk music, dairy herd management, knitting, leather 3D design, puppetry, stress management, food safety, seafood, romance language, golf cours management.. ah you get the idea. theyre not completely stupid like david beckham but theyre 3 or 4 year courses.. :?
apparently the goverment are planning on getting rid of ones like these and media studies? hmm..

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We have some rippers here, too. There was an outcry recently because the Govt has decided to cut its funding to courses that it deems "mickey mouse' courses. Quite a few people believe that the govt has no right to 'impose its views' as to what is worthwhile and what is not. In my opinion, the govt has every right. It doesn't stop people studying any course they want to, it doesn't take away people's rights. It just means if soemone wants to study feng shui for their lounge room or other such fascinating things, they pay the full amount of tuition fees for the privilege and the tax payer doesn't fund it.
My daughter will be paying full Hecs fees(thousands of dollars a year) here for her mainstream uni course, while some of the other courses are govt funded. madness.
Media studies need not be a mickey mouse course though, depending on how it is structured. If I were in charge of it, I would make it a practical course, with IT etc, so it could help get into the workplace.

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I remember Mickey Mouse.
Take in taxi to market.
It very hard to understand with his high pitch voice and him constantly saying "Eeek" as I take corners fast...Well he sound like Michael Jackson on speed.
Lousy tipper.
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Ravaan. That last sentence in "Planet of the Apes." yes !
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You get out much ?
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I stop watching television. First it full of room makeovers.
Then Cooking prog .
Then garden makeovers,
Then places to live in the sun.
Then how to clean, sell dejunk your house.
Then reality TV.
Whatever happened to Nice sitcoms with people having joky time.
I must admit I like "I'm a celeb.etc"
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Gazza your a bit of a nob end aren't you.
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