Sep 7 2011

A History of Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral, a magnificent building with roots in Saxon times, is home to the fourth most powerful position in the Church of England, the Bishop of Durham. The tower of the cathedral, at a height of just under 200ft (about 65 metres), looms over the city of Durham and the castle, which is a UNESCO… Read more »

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Aug 1 2011

Durham University Degree Classifications

Especially for Durham freshers, the Durham University degree classification system can be baffling, which is why Durham Uni Students has created this guide to degree classifications. Degree classifications are split in to three tiers: First class: 1 Upper second class: 2:1 Lower second class: 2:2 Third class 1 – First class degree classification A first… Read more »

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