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Does Sheffield accept general studies?

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    Just logged into track to check the conditions of my offer to study at Sheffield, and noticed that they did not specify that they don't accept general studies:

    This offer is subject to you obtaining:

    GCE A level
    Grades AAA including
    English Literature
    Does this mean that an A grade in general studies would be accepted?
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    Ring up the admissions officer and ask them directly, or send them an email.

    Imagine this situation: Even if someone here replies 'Yes, Sheffield accepts it 100%', then the day comes and you didn't get in (turns out they don't accept it)... All you can say is, 'Well, I made a post on a forum and somebody told me you would accpet it'.
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    to quote the prospectus:

    We accept all GCE A Level subjects approved by Ofqual. A Level General Studies is accepted for entry to some courses
    I would suggest that given how competitive Englit is, they are likely not to accept it. You will have to check, though, to be sure.
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    **A level General Studies is considered for entry to some of our undergraduate courses where taken alongside two A levels from the list of Acceptable A Level Subjects. We advise that applicants contact the Admissions Service as above as some courses do not accept General Studies.

    From

    http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/undergrad...olicies/alevel
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    (Original post by Shroob)
    Ring up the admissions officer and ask them directly, or send them an email.

    Imagine this situation: Even if someone here replies 'Yes, Sheffield accepts it 100%', then the day comes and you didn't get in (turns out they don't accept it)... All you can say is, 'Well, I made a post on a forum and somebody told me you would accpet it'.
    this.
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    I emailed Sheffield and asked too. For the Politics dept they do. But they did specify that they have depts that do and don't depending on popularity of the courses...
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    Does anyone know if they accept 2 AS in leui of 1 full ALevel

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