TITLE

Mail box

AUTHOR(S)
Simmons, Matt; Cunningham, Martin; Cole, Nick; Daintree, Mike; West, Mike; Mueller, Ralf; Cox, Jason
PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);Sep2016, Vol. 297 Issue 7879, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter to the Editor
ABSTRACT
Several letters to the editor are presented on topics related to education including school offering workshop-based hand-skills development in Key Stage four, engineering education, and expenses related to getting a degree.
ACCESSION #
118042909

 

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