Degrees of Success
The University of Leicester has the biggest number of taught postgraduate students in the country. The majority of these achieve their degrees by distance learning. Examples this year include:
Sebastian Stampa, Monmouthshire
Sebastian is gaining his postgraduate degree
in Crime and Risk Analysis by distance learning. He was brought up in Jamaica
and France and spent nine years in The Life Guards and served in Germany,
Northern Ireland, Canada and the first Gulf War.
Now with the United Nations as a civilian,
he has worked for over two years in Kosovo as a security officer and is
currently in Northern Iraq.
Elizabeth Prudent, St Lucia, W.I.
Elizabeth is gaining her MBA in Educational
Management by distance learning.
She began her teaching career at the tender
age of 15 and went through the ranks as a pupil teacher through in-service
training with examinations. In 1979 she successfully completed a two-year
teacher training in the West Indies and subsequently gained a Certificate and
then a Diploma in Educational Administration. She is currently the Acting
Principal of a large combined school in St Lucia.
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