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    (Original post by PoisonSky)
    The standard varies depending on the subjects you choose. Generally, subjects like chemistry are more commonly oversubscribed than subjects like German.

    I came from a non-feeder school too, last year people from my school with predictions roughly similar to yours did get offers, but predictions worse than that (ie. more Bs than As) generally didn't. Greenhead I think place much more emphasis on mock exam results, so if you haven't already done them yet, revise well! If you've already done your mocks and they went great, expect an offer around April; if you've done your mocks and got results worse than your predictions, you can use the interview to explain them.

    If you could tell me your mock results, which subjects you're planning to study and your predictions and mock results for those particular subjects (if applicable) I could be more specific
    I want to study Chemistry, Biology, Geography & Medieval History.

    I have already achieved A in Geography, A in RE, B in English language & B in History. I did mocks in December, got A* Citizenship (predicted B) B Maths (predicted A) & B French (predicted B).

    The science subjects are weird because I am doing triple which is split into 3 separate units for each subject - so far I have done mocks for unit 1 & 2 in all 3 sciences & the ISA in 2!!!

    Chemistry - 1. A* 2. A 3. March ISA A* (Predicted A*)
    Biology - 1. A* 2. B 3. March ISA - not done yet (Predicted A)
    Physics - 1. B 2. A 3. March ISA A (predicted A*)

    And my final one is English Literature - doing mock in March (Predicted B)

    Hope this makes some sense it is all very confusing!!
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    (Original post by Jenko16)
    I want to study Chemistry, Biology, Geography & Medieval History.

    I have already achieved A in Geography, A in RE, B in English language & B in History. I did mocks in December, got A* Citizenship (predicted B) B Maths (predicted A) & B French (predicted B).

    The science subjects are weird because I am doing triple which is split into 3 separate units for each subject - so far I have done mocks for unit 1 & 2 in all 3 sciences & the ISA in 2!!!

    Chemistry - 1. A* 2. A 3. March ISA A* (Predicted A*)
    Biology - 1. A* 2. B 3. March ISA - not done yet (Predicted A)
    Physics - 1. B 2. A 3. March ISA A (predicted A*)

    And my final one is English Literature - doing mock in March (Predicted B)

    Hope this makes some sense it is all very confusing!!
    In my experience non-feeder applicants to Greenhead usually overestimate the standard for getting an offer. I would say you are above the threshold for getting an offer, although you should probably prepare what you're going to say if they bring up the B in History in your interview, seeing as you're wanting to take that. While they say the interview doesn't matter, the reality is that while a good interview won't help your chances of getting in, a bad interview may hinder them. They give out offers and rejections based on grades, and then applicants exactly on the line will probably be given offers based on the interview
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    (Original post by PoisonSky)
    If you mean biology chemistry physics and computing, that won't be allowed... you have to take at least single maths with physics. And if the thought of taking A-level maths fills you with despair, I'd really suggest that physics A-level wouldn't suit you either. But anyway, like I said with predictions like yours you really should be getting an offer
    Yes, I forgot to mention maths, I am wanting to take it, finished the interview.
 
 
 
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