Care Leavers Glossary
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The most important part of your application to a university.
Your opportunity to explain why you would be a successful student
on the course you are applying for.
The highest academic qualification you can get, usually gained
by completing a long piece of research over several years. People
with PhD’s are allowed to call themselves ‘Dr’.
Any qualification taken after your first degree is complete.
A member of teaching staff at a university who has been
recognised for having a high level of expertise in their
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