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    A2 Results
    A B C
    It was easy as '1 2 3' to get those results :P
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    (Original post by NNB_Herath)
    Did anyone get all A's for ALL UNITS ( if so how many ) ??
    I did! I'm excluding biology because I'm dropping it lol.

    So 7 units for me.
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    (Original post by TrueDAN)
    Haha fair enough mate Maths, Further Maths and Physics for me, I dropped
    chem halfway through the year and I think I will do EPQ this year as well !
    Degree your'e aspiring to do?
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    (Original post by Dynamic_Vicz)
    Degree your'e aspiring to do?
    Primarily just maths, but if I can nail physics this year then I may do maths and
    physics, yourself?
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    (Original post by TrueDAN)
    Primarily just maths, but if I can nail physics this year then I may do maths and
    physics, yourself?
    Ah damn tried to give you a rep but the system wouldn't allow me. Maths :badger:
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    (Original post by TrueDAN)
    Chill Everyone, well almost everyone, will get a few bad grades at some point -
    this is my first time too, I got ACC. Take it as a learning curve and make it make you motivated to smash A2. You can easily make up for it, evaluate where you went
    wrong, work hard and do not give up!
    Thank you for your kind words but I can't help but get worried over whether my grades (BBCD) will get me an interview. Also how can I answer as to why I attained such low grades if they ask? This is a wake up call tbh for me.
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    (Original post by Dynamic_Vicz)
    Ah damn tried to give you a rep but the system wouldn't allow me. Maths :badger:
    Haha ty mate likewise And yeah I think I will more than likely just do maths. Best of luck with your A2s!!
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    (Original post by jamestg)
    I did! I'm excluding biology because I'm dropping it lol.

    So 7 units for me.
    Lolz. So, you are doing Maths, History, G&P at A2?
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    (Original post by TrueDAN)
    Haha ty mate likewise And yeah I think I will more than likely just do maths. Best of luck with your A2s!!
    I wish the same to you TrueDAN
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    (Original post by Chittesh14)
    Lolz. So, you are doing Maths, History, G&P at A2?
    Yep!

    Hope it goes well haha!
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    (Original post by jamestg)
    Yep!

    Hope it goes well haha!
    It should do considering you put the effort into revision, so I'm sure it will. I'd say you've actually done quite well lol so far, the only challenge might be Maths but it won't be hard to overcome because there is tons of help including teachers - the main help!!
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    (Original post by Chittesh14)
    It should do considering you put the effort into revision, so I'm sure it will. I'd say you've actually done quite well lol so far, the only challenge might be Maths but it won't be hard to overcome because there is tons of help including teachers - the main help!!
    True. I'm just a little anxious about getting 180 in my A2 core modules.

    At AS I got 178/200, if that happens again I'd be 2 UMS OFF AN A*!!!
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    (Original post by jamestg)
    True. I'm just a little anxious about getting 180 in my A2 core modules.

    At AS I got 178/200, if that happens again I'd be 2 UMS OFF AN A*!!!
    Keeping in mind A2 is much much harder. But remember, most people get higher after they work hard in C3 and C4. Tbh, I just think the workload will force you to go insane and work way harder than usual. This extra hard work will pay off and you'll get an A* hopefully. Tbh, even if you get an A - you shouldn't be disappointed. I would be slightly if I did but that's because if I'd get an A in A-level Maths, it's almost a guaranteed A/B in Further Maths lol which ruins every chance for a decent university for a Maths degree.
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    (Original post by GabbytheGreek_48)
    Yes I do aqa the A* is the same for them I chalked online it's in the spec

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    Ok thank you very much
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    How is an A* achieved in new spec paper without ums?
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    (Original post by Bigpaddy27)
    How is an A* achieved in new spec paper without ums?
    Talking about maths which has not changed but I think they will set an amount of raw marks needed for the A* like an A* grade boundary for the papers overall

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    (Original post by 04MR17)
    I feel your pain.Yes it is relevant; but if you take English Literature for example, the text list is different, meaning for what is meant to be the equivalent unit, you need to study more texts for the A Level in addition to the AS. The exam format is also changed. But fundamentally, you will end up with an A Level and an AS Level in each of the subjects under the new system: essentially one and a half A Levels. So if you take each one separately, in an example where you'd done AS level English Literature, psychology and sociology; you would have the following qualifications if you continued them all through next year:
    AS level English Literature,
    AS level psychology,
    AS level sociology,
    A level English Literature,
    A level psychology,
    A level sociology
    That's 6 qualifications in 3 subjects over a two year period.The A Level and the AS are separate qualifications. The AS level is a one year course. The A Level is a two year course. 1+2=3.
    They are separate (decoupled) qualifications so this is all you can do.They will need to be entered separately because they are separate (decoupled) qualifications.You don't the exam is different (same name, slightly different content); you may need to learn new stuff.
    I am going into year 13, so I know all this, and I take english lit too 😂 I wasn't asking for an answer, merely trying to state my confusion as to why someone would think A levels should take 3 years. Also in year 13 the reading list is exactly the same as year 12, with 4 new texts added on
    The AS qualification you achieve is also pointless once you start year 13 anyway as obviously it is a certification of having completed a course halfway and not the full thing
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    (Original post by Bella909)
    I am going into year 13, so I know all this, and I take english lit too I wasn't asking for an answer, merely trying to state my confusion as to why someone would think A levels should take 3 years. Also in year 13 the reading list is exactly the same as year 12, with 4 new texts added on
    I am in the same position as you except luckily for me my Sixth Form have chosen to choose the linear root preferred by the government. Rather than trying to cram 3 years worth of work into 2 years.
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    (Original post by Leah3852)
    Well done those are amazing results! I don't think hardly anyone got 4 A's at my sixth form.
    Thanks - I was pleasantly surprised with my results! Hope you did well too!
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    (Original post by SonicSam)
    Predicted straight A but achieved BAAA ; biology, chemistry, maths and further maths respectively .
    Fkin hell, must blame Stuart Powell man....
 
 
 
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