Students turn to teachers before parents or friends for advice
2 Have your say Most students prefer to seek advice on course options from their teachers rather than friends or family, according to new research.
A poll of pupils carried out by Which? University found that when it came to choosing their A-level subjects, six in ten sought out their teachers for guidance before making their decision.
Just under half (49 per cent) consulted their parents on their future studies and even fewer (42 per cent) spoke to their friends about their options.
The survey of 1,000 students also found that less than a third (31 per cent) bothered to ask a careers... read more
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