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    Hi guys, I'm applying to universities for law in 2015. I took CIE AS levels and the results will be released on the 12th of August. The universities which I intend to apply to are:

    1. Kings College London (A*AA + LNAT)
    2. Durham University (A*AA + LNAT)
    3. Queen Mary, University of London (A*AA)
    4. University of Manchester (AAA)


    I'm having trouble selecting the 5th university to apply to. I played with the idea of applying to LSE but i fear i would be wasting a spot as they require 4 AS subjects (or do they?) and I only took 3, although there remains the possibility that I may take AS Thinking Skills if necessary. My 3 subjects are Law, History and Economics, which I will be carrying to A2 and my GCSE (equivalent) results are 3A*, 5A, 1B

    Any advise on whether or not I should apply to LSE for law or any comments on the universities I'm applying to is much appreciated. Thanks!
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    you might wanna apply for UCL instead??
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    (Original post by simran0297)
    you might wanna apply for UCL instead??
    Yeah, I'd probably stand a more realistic chance of getting into UCL than LSE. That being said, UCL has a blanket policy of rejecting all applicants who don't take 4 AS subjects, so it looks like I have to take Thinking Skills if I'm gonna make an application there.

    Thanks!

    Do you think I stand a decent chance at getting into Kings?
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    I've never heard of thinking skills but it sounds like a general studies/ critical thinking type a level which a lot of universities won't accept as part of your subjects needed. It's probably worth looking to see if it would actually count towards your 4 as subjects.

    If I remember correctly UCL has a few specific requirements such as needing to have done a language at gcse which is why I didn't apply.

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    (Original post by RumpeIstiltskin)
    I've never heard of thinking skills but it sounds like a general studies/ critical thinking type a level which a lot of universities won't accept as part of your subjects needed. It's probably worth looking to see if it would actually count towards your 4 as subjects.

    If I remember correctly UCL has a few specific requirements such as needing to have done a language at gcse which is why I didn't apply.

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    I did take a language at GCSE. In fact, I took two!

    That being said, UCL doesn't recognise thinking skills for the purpose of admission. Oh well, I guess I'll have to make do with Kings as my first choice.
 
 
 
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