Is it history for Harris? 2

September 12, 2003

Defending the deplorable axeing of history by Harris Manchester, Oxford University's mature-student college, senior tutor Lesley Smith claims that it does not mean mature studentswill be disadvantaged as good mature history applicants will be snapped up by other colleges (Letters, THES, September 5).

Is there any reason why this should not apply to other subjects? And if not, is there any reason for Harris Manchester to exist?

John Carey
Merton College, Oxford

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments