Joanne Grant

Joanne has written 1 article for Nouse

What is a first really worth?

Are you really as clever as you think, or are our degree standards just being ‘dumbed down’? Joanne Grant looks at growing accusations of grade inflation in our universities and questions the value of our degrees

It looks as if those halcyon days when education really meant something have well and truly passed. While GCSEs and A-Levels have received their fair share of bad publicity, the Honours Degree has, until now, remained relatively untouched and, therefore, untarnished