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    I got these AS results

    English lit - B (4 marks off an A)

    Biology - B (4 marks off an A)

    History - B (4 marks off an A)

    Chemistry - C (9 marks off a B)

    I was planning on retaking all my chemistry exams and a module in each biology, english and history to boost these results next year.

    I want to study English literature with a year abroad so can I still apply to universities like Warwick (entry requirements are AAA) and Exeter (entry requirements are A*AA-AAB) and East Anglia (entry requirements AAB) and Birmingham (entry requirements AAB) with a chance of getting an offer?

    Thank you!
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    The fact that you are achieving BBB now, means your predicted grades could very easily be AAA (so long as your teachers agree). If you have a strong personal statement, reference and your teachers actually predict you those grades, don't not apply to those places and sell yourself short!
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    Bear in mind that you will already have loads of exams next June, and you are planning on adding another 5 or 6 from resits... That's a lot, and it will hinder you next year.

    It completely depends on what your predicted grades will be.
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    Definitely. Just put the work in
 
 
 
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