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    I have a relative on the brink of failing uni - to cut a long story short, he failed the year once due to extenuating circumstances. Circumstances resolved, he returned to university and retake the year.

    However, he has another problem now: during his break, he realised his current degree really isn't what he wanted to do. Therefore, he's been very unmotivated and, to be honest, done nothing all semester.

    Now he's home for Christmas, he's pretty sure he won't be passing his exams after Christmas or if he does, only just and, if he doesn't, he's out.

    He knows what he does want to do - a completely different course. Would it be better from him to leave uni of his accord (so that it be seen as as he has extenuating circumstances, took a break and returned, but realised it wasn't for him), or work very hard to just about pass these exams so he has some results from his time at uni?
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    work really hard and take the exams and do his best cos if not when he comes to reapplying for the course he wants to do they board might not see it the same way and think he was just wasting time, thats my opinion x
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    Any other opinions?
 
 
 
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