All very interesting - thank you. I'm afraid I have not been convinced by all the arguments although all so well put and I want to be understanding of hard pressed lecturers.
Luckily, my DS wants to do Engineering where timetabling appears to be different. Although, my DD will probably choose a discurssive degree of some type (a few years away yet) and I will have to help her look closely at info. provided.
to alreadytaken - when I have time I will look at this website.