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    (Original post by SURH)
    i absolutely failed my AS's got 4D's in maths bio chem and econ, now i have no idea what to do except retaking maths.

    any suggestions on what i should do, or course i should do at uni i'm planning to drop biology, i don't know what to do , i Failed....so gutted rn.
    Sorry to hear that... maybe a foundation year.
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    (Original post by jneill)
    Sorry to hear that... maybe a foundation year.
    what courses would i be able to apply to? if i get predictions of C's

    the best case senario that i can think of is applying through adjustment or taking a gap year and applying again , i don't know i need help
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    (Original post by SURH)
    what courses would i be able to apply to? if i get predictions of C's
    You can put predicted grades into a site like http://university.which.co.uk/courses
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    (Original post by jneill)
    You can put predicted grades into a site like http://university.which.co.uk/courses
    what courses allow foundation year?
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    (Original post by SURH)
    what courses allow foundation year?
    Google for Foundation Engineering courses
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    (Original post by Summit)
    It is worth applying to both universities if you have ABB.

    Just a (very biased) suggestion, have you considered Loughborough University?

    I am currently a student there doing Materials Engineering, and it has a top engineering department, as well as very good lecturers.

    gutted, absolutely gutted, i don't know what course to do now looks like adjustment it is ... i guess
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    (Original post by SURH)
    gutted, absolutely gutted, i don't know what course to do now looks like adjustment it is ... i guess
    You mean clearing. Adjustment is if you exceed your offer.

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/cont...de-to-clearing
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    (Original post by jneill)
    You mean clearing. Adjustment is if you exceed your offer.

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/cont...de-to-clearing
    no adjustment is what i want, i'm probably going to apply low uni courses get the firm offer, hopfully get at least ABB in real A2 and then go through adjustment , if all fails, gap year then reapply .
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    (Original post by SURH)
    no adjustment is what i want, i'm probably going to apply low uni courses get the firm offer, hopfully get at least ABB in real A2 and then go through adjustment , if all fails, gap year then reapply .
    Include 1 or 2 higher requirement universities at the outset. Adjustment is not an easy or logistically straight-forward option.
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    (Original post by jneill)
    Include 1 or 2 higher requirement universities at the outset. Adjustment is not an easy or logistically straight-forward option.

    how would i apply for foundation year courses in material science, i can't seem to find them on ucas
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    (Original post by SURH)
    how would i apply for foundation year courses in material science, i can't seem to find them on ucas
    Apply for an engineering or science foundation year at a university that also offers Materials.
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    (Original post by jneill)
    Apply for an engineering or science foundation year at a university that also offers Materials.
    there is one at queen mary's but the thing is it's not on the ucas website but on the queen mary website so how would i apply for it.
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    (Original post by SURH)
    there is one at queen mary's but the thing is it's not on the ucas website but on the queen mary website so how would i apply for it.
    Are you looking at 2017 courses?

    QMUL
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...42&ret=results

    Sheffield
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...&ret=providers

    Swansea
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...&ret=providers

    There may be others...
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    thanks any on biomedical engineering? by the way where do you find all this
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    Ok, if I were you, I would apply only to foundation years, and, if you do well in your exams, try adjustment/clearing. Potentially even the university that accepted you for the foundation MIGHT be willing to let you into the first year.

    Loughborough
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...rsedetailsmenu

    Manchester (allows you to progress into Materials)
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...rsedetailsmenu

    Swansea
    http://search.ucas.com/course/entryr...rsedetailsmenu

    Chester
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...rsedetailsmenu

    Birmingham (allows you to progress into BEng Materials Engineering)
    http://search.ucas.com/course/summar...rsedetailsmenu

    QMUL and Sheffield foundation years do not take students who have the correct subjects for first year entry and Leeds foundation is only open to students from disadvantaged backgrounds, hence these are the only 5 materials courses you can apply to.

    As far as I know, Swansea tends to be lenient on the applicants they accept, and Chester's course is new (the first intake was this year), which might make it a bit less competitive? Anyway, if you are set on materials, I would apply to these 5 foundation years.
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    (Original post by SURH)
    thanks any on biomedical engineering? by the way where do you find all this
    By searching the UCAS course directory, as per the links.

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