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    Right this will be quite confusing and long but here goes:
    I wanted to do English Literature at university and was expecting to get ABBC for my results this year with the A in English (got strong A in coursework and all mocks I took I got high Bs). However, I got exactly that minus the A in English where I got a D in the exam (so C overall) (no idea what I did to get that????) so now I'm kind of confused as to what to do in terms of applying to uni to do English with a frigging C?
    Seems everyone had the same problem (and no I'm not like 'wahh mum everyone failed' like it seems to be some sort of problem with AQA this year I don't know (no one in my whole year got higher than a C ((with most getting Es and Ds)) and social media (including the student room) went crazy with people really confused). So I'm not sure whether unis will know about this or just see a C and go 'oh not capable' even though I very much am!
    My second dilemma is that I'm unsure as to whether to change my uni course completely due to this so I apply with BBC rather than BCC. I took English lit (C), History (C), Art (B) and English language (B) and was going to drop English language cause I hear it isn't very well respected. I'm not sure if I should do English lit and lang at uni so my C isn't relied on that much if that makes sense? Like my B in English lang can be utilised more I don't know if I'm making any sense but yes someone please help.
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    I was predicted an A for my English lang and lit AS level this year and got a C - don't know how I missed it by this much either
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    (Original post by EllRoberts)
    Right this will be quite confusing and long but here goes:
    I wanted to do English Literature at university and was expecting to get ABBC for my results this year with the A in English (got strong A in coursework and all mocks I took I got high Bs). However, I got exactly that minus the A in English where I got a D in the exam (so C overall) (no idea what I did to get that????) so now I'm kind of confused as to what to do in terms of applying to uni to do English with a frigging C?
    Seems everyone had the same problem (and no I'm not like 'wahh mum everyone failed' like it seems to be some sort of problem with AQA this year I don't know (no one in my whole year got higher than a C ((with most getting Es and Ds)) and social media (including the student room) went crazy with people really confused). So I'm not sure whether unis will know about this or just see a C and go 'oh not capable' even though I very much am!
    My second dilemma is that I'm unsure as to whether to change my uni course completely due to this so I apply with BBC rather than BCC. I took English lit (C), History (C), Art (B) and English language (B) and was going to drop English language cause I hear it isn't very well respected. I'm not sure if I should do English lit and lang at uni so my C isn't relied on that much if that makes sense? Like my B in English lang can be utilised more I don't know if I'm making any sense but yes someone please help.
    Thanks
    When you apply you will have bbcc irrespective of which ones you continue with

    You need to talk to your teachers about the school policy and individual teachers inclination regarding the predicted grades that you will be given
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    (Original post by Ambulare)
    I was predicted an A for my English lang and lit AS level this year and got a C - don't know how I missed it by this much either
    Hope it all gets sorted for you:-) Its really a knock to your confidence I know:-(
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    (Original post by TenOfThem)
    When you apply you will have bbcc irrespective of which ones you continue with

    You need to talk to your teachers about the school policy and individual teachers inclination regarding the predicted grades that you will be given
    Thanks and yeah when I go back to school I will do:-)
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    (Original post by EllRoberts)
    Hope it all gets sorted for you:-) Its really a knock to your confidence I know:-(
    And you, seems strange that most of the people I know that did well in English were not expecting it :confused:
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    (Original post by Ambulare)
    And you, seems strange that most of the people I know that did well in English were not expecting it :confused:
    Yeah same with me! the (few) people in my year who got (low) Cs were like really surprising people who didn't enjoy English and put no effort in and to be honest hadn't performed well throughout the year??
    Anywayyyyyy just gonna wait and see what my college do about it I guess..
 
 
 
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