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    (Original post by Ellejennifer)
    Considering applying to oxford to study law but not sure if it's worth it with my grades, could someone please give me some advice?

    GCSE: 6A* 4A

    AS level: AABB (A in English and biology, Bs in chemistry and maths)

    Predicted A level results: A*AA

    I am lead to believe that my AS grades may not be good enough- any advice would be greatly appreciated! Thanks
    Your GCSEs, AS grades and predictions are strong - perform well in the LNAT and you probably stand a good chance (nobody can tell for sure obviously)
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    (Original post by ranayounis)
    I'd say go for it, it won't hurt to applybecause you never know . And I don't think it should be a disadvantage at all. Good luck!
    Thank you
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    (Original post by antigone-)
    Your GCSEs, AS grades and predictions are strong - perform well in the LNAT and you probably stand a good chance (nobody can tell for sure obviously)
    Thank you
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    (Original post by ranayounis)
    Oh University was the one I had been considering between with Pembroke but I decided to go with Pembroke when I went on one of the Open Days during the summer. I was also considering Durham but I do IB and I'm afraid of dropping points so I don't want to apply to everyone wanting 38+ so that's why I added Exeter in. Good luck to you though!
    I liked the look of Pembroke too, but Univ is the one a lot of my family members went to I so decided to apply there what's the IB like? I've heard it's harder than A Levels but obviously I don't know
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    I've heard several people have already got offers from Warwick. What subjects are these offers for, and how long ago did you/they send off their application?
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    My friend is also applying for Law and has asked me to post this on her behalf. In her AS she got BBBB (A EPQ), no extenuating circumstances, but all A*s at GCSE, and is predicted AAA at A2. Do you think she has a chance?
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    (Original post by LoveToArgue)
    My friend is also applying for Law and has asked me to post this on her behalf. In her AS she got BBBB (A EPQ), no extenuating circumstances, but all A*s at GCSE, and is predicted AAA at A2. Do you think she has a chance?
    If she makes up for it in her LNAT and with her personal statement then I don't see why not! She has the predictions and great GCSEs so it's a minor setback

    I know somebody applying for Law at Oxford with CCCD (she will be retaking) and Oxford told her she had a chance, so why not?
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    (Original post by asdfghjyttrfbb)
    I've heard several people have already got offers from Warwick. What subjects are these offers for, and how long ago did you/they send off their application?
    3 guys in my year got offers the day after they sent off their applications xD Subjects were Maths, Computer science and History xD
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    Anyone else applying to Oriel? Just did so for Law
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    (Original post by thechemistress)
    3 guys in my year got offers the day after they sent off their applications xD Subjects were Maths, Computer science and History xD
    York started giving out science offers on Friday and Edinburgh have given out some unconditionals! Meanwhile, I'm still waiting
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    (Original post by Daisy May)
    Well I was hoping to find someone trustworthy enough to not copy my work, if that's what you mean.
    If you PM me I can have a look - I'm a current Oxford undergrad.
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    (Original post by asdfghjyttrfbb)
    I've heard several people have already got offers from Warwick. What subjects are these offers for, and how long ago did you/they send off their application?
    My application got sent off yesterday at 11, by 5:15 on the same day had an offer. I'm applying for French and Linguistics but my friend got an offer for Psychology so I guess it depends on each individual case.
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    (Original post by antigone-)
    If she makes up for it in her LNAT and with her personal statement then I don't see why not! She has the predictions and great GCSEs so it's a minor setback

    I know somebody applying for Law at Oxford with CCCD (she will be retaking) and Oxford told her she had a chance, so why not?
    Basically me^ but BCD and Computer Science

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    Basically me^ but BCD and Computer Science

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    Precisely, AS grades are only massively significant because they are what predictions tend to be based on. Good luck
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    Already?! Do they even start looking at them before the deadline?

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    (Original post by TheFroyoBear)
    Already?! Do they even start looking at them before the deadline?

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    It's crazy, imagine if the tables were reversed and they were giving out rejections. People would be outraged!

    Yes most unis operate on a rolling system where they give out offers as soon as they get applications. The earlier you apply, the better chance you have.
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    (Original post by LoveToArgue)
    I liked the look of Pembroke too, but Univ is the one a lot of my family members went to I so decided to apply there what's the IB like? I've heard it's harder than A Levels but obviously I don't know
    It's very hard to tell since I don't take A Levels but from what I know from talking to my friends who do take them, we get a lot more in terms of coursework. I guess some people would also say it's hard since we have to take more subjects as well (and you're forced into doing English, Maths, a Science etc).

    But if you work consistently it's not too bad. If you're a procrastinator you'll have a big issue with deadlines, I got a lot of my coursework done over the summer so I'm currently not stressing out as much as other people in my year.
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    (Original post by antigone-)
    Precisely, AS grades are only massively significant because they are what predictions tend to be based on. Good luck
    Thank you! It was more a case of my coursework not being handed in properly, hence the fails. The exams were As though. :/

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    Thank you! It was more a case of my coursework not being handed in properly, hence the fails. The exams were As though. :/

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    If that was at the fault of your teacher surely that counts as some kind of extenuating circumstance?

    At least you know you have the ability, which should give you confidence for A2. Are you retaking the coursework?
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    Hi I'm applying for law at Oxford in the next few days, but I'm struggling to choose between St Johns and Keble, can anyone help haha?
 
 
 
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