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    Hi there,
    I have got sufficient points to complete IB but haven't got the diploma as got 2 in higher chemistry . Did well in others.Trying to decide whether I need to re- take it next year to complete it bearing in mind I am doing a course where I don't need chemistry at all.starting uni in September. That would mean trying to do IB chemistry along with everything else going on . Its going to be difficult. Just wondering if any one can tell me from their experience the disadvantages of not completing IB , have they lost any career opportunities etc because of this.
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    Personally, I wouldn't recommend doing anything for the IB whilst at university - most university courses are demanding enough on their own without having to worry about other exams as well. Offering a degree should be fine provided you want to go into a job in that sector. If you're still unsure, you can always speak to a careers advisor at your university who will be able to give you a more solid perspective. In general, the main function of the IB/A-levels is as entry to university - if you've already achieved that I imagine you'll be fine.

    (Original post by Notibfan)
    Hi there,
    I have got 26 points in IB but haven't got the diploma as got 2 in higher chemistry . Trying to decide whether I need to re- take it next year to complete it bearing in mind I am doing a course where I don't need chemistry at all.starting uni in September. That would mean trying to do IB chemistry along with everything else going on . Its going to be difficult. Just wondering if any one can tell me from their experience the disadvantages of not completing IB , have they lost any career opportunities etc because of this.
    Many thanks
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    (Original post by tory88)
    Personally, I wouldn't recommend doing anything for the IB whilst at university - most university courses are demanding enough on their own without having to worry about other exams as well. Offering a degree should be fine provided you want to go into a job in that sector. If you're still unsure, you can always speak to a careers advisor at your university who will be able to give you a more solid perspective. In general, the main function of the IB/A-levels is as entry to university - if you've already achieved that I imagine you'll be fine.

    Thank you makes sense..
 
 
 
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