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    And its annoyed me, what can i do about this?
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    Did you not meet the entry requirements for the course you applied for?

    If you don't get the grades required for a choice, the Uni you applied to can offer you an alternative course. You are NOT obliged to accept it and can reject the place in favour of your insurance choice.
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    And its annoyed me, what can i do about this?
    If it's a course change, you have 5 days to decide if you want to accept this or not. If you choose not to, you would move to your Insurance place. Contact your firm uni to chat about why they've changed it - if it's completely unrelated it may be a mistake, as course change offers are supposed to be related to your original choice.
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    (Original post by Becca-Sarah)
    If it's a course change, you have 5 days to decide if you want to accept this or not. If you choose not to, you would move to your Insurance place. Contact your firm uni to chat about why they've changed it - if it's completely unrelated it may be a mistake, as course change offers are supposed to be related to your original choice.
    And you may be able to negotiate about a different course change. They can only offer one course on Track but they might be willing to accept you for others.
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    (Original post by nulli tertius)
    And you may be able to negotiate about a different course change. They can only offer one course on Track but they might be willing to accept you for others.
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
    That is an unusual shift

    Call them - they seem to want you it is just about finding the best course
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
    That is a bit ridiculous... English and economics are pretty different...
    Did you do A level English?
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
    Call them up and talk about it. They may still be able to offer you something else? Do you know your grades?
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
    That doesn't sound like a legitimate course change offer. Ring them up.
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    (Original post by Stevo F)
    That is a bit ridiculous... English and economics are pretty different...
    Did you do A level English?
    I did and was by far my strongest subject, however its not part of my ambition to work in the financial sector, which is aided more by economics. or anything similar
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    I did and was by far my strongest subject, however its not part of my ambition to work in the financial sector, which is aided more by economics. or anything similar
    What did you apply for, specifically?
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    (Original post by Becca-Sarah)
    What did you apply for, specifically?
    Business Economics and Finance
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    On the email it says there are no vacancies for my course remaining, but i received my choice on my insurance which was only 1 grade less? I really want to study economics but my firm has offered me BA English -.-
    It's a very strange course switch. I would definitely contact the university.
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    (Original post by Zottula)
    It's a very strange course switch. I would definitely contact the university.
    What should I say. the uni emailled me saying the course was full blah blah, how would i go about changing it on the phonecall?
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    I did and was by far my strongest subject, however its not part of my ambition to work in the financial sector, which is aided more by economics. or anything similar
    That'll be why then, perhaps they had no other relevant courses free and thought it was worth offering you that...
    Like others have said just give them a ring to see if there's something more relevant...
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    (Original post by Apocrypha)
    What should I say. the uni emailled me saying the course was full blah blah, how would i go about changing it on the phonecall?
    Hi there,
    It sounds like you have been made a changed course offer by your firm choice - and the other people who have replied are right - you do not have to accept this.
    If you would consider your insurance choice give them a call to see if they would accept you - otherwise you would need to look into clearing options.
    Kingston does offer Economics courses - so if you want to have a chat with us about whether we would consider you give us a call on our hotline number 0844 842 9599 and have a look on our website to read more about the economic courses we offer.
    http://www.kingston.ac.uk/courses/fi...345-economics/
 
 
 
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