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    Well... I've got in Alevels...
    Spanish A (doesnt count coz I'm Spanish)
    Maths A
    Business Studies A
    Physics B
    Art b (AS only)

    and then... Spanish Baccalaureate 9.1/10 and English Proficiency C

    Well I emailed Cambridge about retaking Alevel Physics... and they answered...

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=142095

    But Imperial has required me to retake Alevel Physics and get an A if I want to be considered...

    Should I retake or not?

    Please some help!!! If I want to retake I'd have to decline the grade...
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    What's wrong of declining your grade? The universitites will know you've applied to uni again. Wat hav you got to lose by re-taking a paper? You're teacher could explain in your reference.
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    I've got nothing to lose... but the cambridge tutour said he didnt recommend it! As they dont like Alevel resits!
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    Are you going to not re-take a paper for the sake of Cambridge? That would be a very foolish thing to do. Right now you're faced with two options:

    a) Re-take a Physics paper and have a chance of getting in to Imperial College and other top universities;

    b) Don't re-take for the sake Cambridge, where let's face it, there's a pretty slim chance that you'll get an offer (it's much more harder to get an offer from Cambridge than other universities).

    Are you going to risk the latter option?
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    mmm no... obviously not... IT IS TRUE!!! Well Cambridge just said... that they didnt care if I have a B now or an A later... do it doesnt make any difference at all if I get an A latter on! They will have my module marks anyway! :p:

    I think I'll resit 3-4 papers just in case... I need quite a large number of marks... 26!
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    (Original post by kitsune)
    cambridge tutour said he didnt recommend it! As they dont like Alevel resits!
    This doesn't seem consistent with this post:

    (Original post by kitsune)
    Cambridge just said... that they didnt care if I have a B now or an A later... do it doesnt make any difference at all if I get an A latter on!
    :confused:

    I thought you said Cambridge didn't like A level re-sit students, but in the last post you say they "don't care" if you do re-sit. Which is true?
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    "There is no advantage in obtaining an A in Physics as a result of a
    retake. It will be obvious to any Cambridge Admissions Tutor that you are
    retaking Physics because you will be completing it after you have finished
    school."

    No advantange... but no disadvantage...
 
 
 
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