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How big is the jump from unit 1 to unit 2 (AS level) - bio,chem,math+psychology watch

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    How big is the jump from unit 1 to unit 2 (AS level) - bio,chem,math+psychology

    Biology - OCR
    Chemistry, Maths and Psychology - Edexcel

    In terms of amount of hours spent revising per day/week, amount need to revise near exam times, revision techniques, difficulty in understanding concepts, difficulty in memorizing information, differences in the way the exam questions are (apart from change of topic)

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    Would prefer it if you could post only if you've done the same subjects in the same exam boards (+ if possible new spec) but others who have done the subjects on other exam boards can comment to Will appreciate any posts

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    I did ocr biology lsat year...
    For unit one, although the information content was smaller than unit two - i ended up with a 'b' in unit 1 and a high 'a' in unit two..... I think its alot to do with topics you enjoy
    im not exactly a good reviser, however if you lyk certaian topics u do betta at them... and i enjoyed unit 2 much more....

    pple may disagree with me - i found unit 1 harder to learn.... unit 2 easier
    but no dought about it - unit 2 has tonnes more information in it than unit 1.....

    hope dat helped...
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    mmmmmmmmmm around ten feet or so
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    Thanks for your helpful posts Midi4321 and Pheylan

    Would appreciate posts from other people too Thanks
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    bump.. anyone else?
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    There is no jump.
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    OCR Biology AS-er here. xD I remember that I found unit 1 fairly easy. But now I can't rember unit 2. Hold on a sec. Oh, Exchange and Transport. Ugh, transpiration. >< Other than that evil evil bit of plant stuff, nothing -really- challenging. If there is a jump, it comes at A2. And thenthe only thing that it's hard to understand for me (as opposed to just ... haven't revised enough) is photosynthesis.

    Hm. I don't like plant biology, it appears.

    Good luck!
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    Edexcel Maths: C1, C2, S1, M1, D1 I guess are all the maths AS modules. C1 is GCSE with some extras, C2 is similar but there starts to be "new stuff", or newer stuff. I found C2 more fun. S1, D1 are simple enough, though could be tricky if you really can't be bothered to do monotonous tasks (I mean that seriously: I could barely do it myself for this reason). M1 is by far the best AS module, but probably also the hardest because it's rather different to, well, anything else (I mean so is D1 but a computer could do the stuff in that /irony).

    I did AQA Chemistry, and there was a bump up at Unit 2 because suddenly mechanisms, etc. become a thing. More to learn.
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    Oh okay, thanks for your post Please carry on posting, people
 
 
 
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