I'm rather stupid. I chose IT Diploma over additional/triple science when I had to decide on my GCSEs so I ended up doing only core science GCSE. I want to do computer science in the future and physics will benefit me but colleges want atleast additional or physics GCSE too. Should I ask the college if they can make an exception for me or did I miss out so much that I'd just end up doing badly on it?
I'm not an exceptional student but since the college only want C for core and additional and I get mostly A's maybe I'd be able to handle it? Core science was really easy and felt like stuff I covered years back. I'm taking maths and further maths for A levels which will be beneficial towards physics if I chose it, if not I'd do economics instead.
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- Thread Starter
- 23-03-2011 19:30
- 23-03-2011 19:48
You can ask them to make an exception but it is unlikely that they will.
- 23-03-2011 19:56
Ask them to make an exception because if you're getting such good grades I think that's pretty demonstrative of your commitment and ability.
I did core science at GCSE and I'm doing Physics and chemistry and getting As so I wouldn't worry about your capability if you're getting good As in core science
And if they don't let you in then pick another college - pick the subjects you enjoy, not the ones you just 'end up' doing, or you'll get nowhere with A levels