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    Hi, I'm looking for some help/advice/information please!

    So I left school at 16 to do a year long NVQ Level 3 in Supporting Teaching & Learning. SInce then I have worked in boring (but rather well paid) office jobs, mainly working in sales/quotes administration whilst dabbling in accounts.
    At almost 24 with a mortgage and two cats, I've suddenly decided that I would very much like to go back into some form of education, starting with my A levels. Trouble is, I have no clue where to start. I know that eventually I would love to study a Business Management (Marketing) Degree and would have to do this through the Open University as I work full time and couldnt afford to give my job up.
    So, the A levels that I would like to study are English Language, English Literature and Business Studies.
    Does anyone have any reccomendations on the best way to achieve this through a distance learning programme? From there, would these A levels enable me to work towards that particular degree?
    I also have no idea how the points system work, credit etc so an explanation on that would be great!
    Thank you

    why english when you're going into marketing?

    The spec has changed. AS no longer counts
    what exam boards?
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