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    I think you should include it. It helps to show that you are a well rounded student and like someone else said, it might be the extra edge you need over someone with the exact same grades. I can't see how unis would look down on you for doing it. Put all of your qualifications on! The more the merrier I did music exams up to Grade 2 (I wanted to continue higher but my school stopped offering it) and I didn't have time outside of school to continue it. Unfortunately for me they want Grade 4 and higher so it wouldn't work for me. But you should definitely go ahead and put it!
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    Drop the music then.
    Ict is a valuable skill. It shows communication and interpersonal skills
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    (Original post by bramley)
    I'm pretty sure you have to declare all your qualifications on your UCAS form? So you would have to put it down. Don't quote me on that though..

    Otherwise, I'm sure they wouldn't look down on you for the BTEC, on the contrary it might show you as more diverse. I'm sure it wouldn't be seen as negative in any light.
    Agree with this.
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    (Original post by nixonsjellybeans)
    I was under the impression that if you dropped them then they never went on your record? Due to the fact that you withdrew from the course.
    No, you are definitely supposed to but ALL your qualifications down.

    I'm positive that all universities know that most colleges/Sixth Forms offer AS level students 4 subjects and that at A2, all students are normally required to drop one regardless of their grade.

    My friend got AABB at AS, and she got the A in maths but dropped it because she simply didn't like it so uni's will understand that you didn't like the subject. But, as long as your other 3 grades make up for maybe the not-so-great grade you got for the 4th, it shouldn't be a problem.
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    (Original post by Cool_JordH)
    No, you are definitely supposed to but ALL your qualifications down.

    I'm positive that all universities know that most colleges/Sixth Forms offer AS level students 4 subjects and that at A2, all students are normally required to drop one regardless of their grade.

    My friend got AABB at AS, and she got the A in maths but dropped it because she simply didn't like it so uni's will understand that you didn't like the subject. But, as long as your other 3 grades make up for maybe the not-so-great grade you got for the 4th, it shouldn't be a problem.
    You misunderstood. As mentioned earlier in the thread I meant that if you dropped out before the end of your first exams then you didn't have to mark it down. In otherwords you never finished the AS.
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    (Original post by nixonsjellybeans)
    You misunderstood. As mentioned earlier in the thread I meant that if you dropped out before the end of your first exams then you didn't have to mark it down. In otherwords you never finished the AS.
    Oh, sorry. I do beg your pardon.

    You mean if you dropped the subject before you took the exam?

    In this case, you would have no qualification in this subject because you didn't sit the final exam.
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    (Original post by Cool_JordH)
    Oh, sorry. I do beg your pardon.

    You mean if you dropped the subject before you took the exam?

    In this case, you would have no qualification in this subject because you didn't sit the final exam.
    Indeed thats what I meant but at the time my slightly hungover self seemed incapable of writing it out clearly.
 
 
 

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