Listen to the text "Universities". Part 2
Fill in the gaps:
1. Science-oriented courses also involve practical lessons and field trips which enable students to get to grips with their chosen course of or beyond the university walls.
2. An important component of most systems is the extended dissertation, a piece of writing measured by the number of words to produce, say 10,000.
3. For those attracted by the academic life, there are further opportunities for study on and Doctorate (PhD) programmes and on into further research and teaching.