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    i got accepted by my firm choice but I'm disappointed in one of my grades. do you think its worth retaking a few exams during my first year at uni or is it not that big of a deal?

    another question to consider is that do employers really care about A levels after getting your university degree?

    Thank you.
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    (Original post by presidential_)
    i got accepted by my firm choice but I'm disappointed in one of my grades. do you think its worth retaking a few exams during my first year at uni or is it not that big of a deal?

    another question to consider is that do employers really care about A levels after getting your university degree?

    Thank you.
    I wouldn't bother tbh, it doesn't really matter.
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    If you have been accepted in a university obviously you must have decent enough grades regardless of one blunder, if the other grades are decent enough then I doubt the employers wouldn't accept you because of that, after all everyone makes mistakes right? But if it is bothering you so much then do so, but personally I wouldn't.
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    (Original post by usycool1)
    I wouldn't bother tbh, it doesn't really matter.
    (Original post by Abcsoaz)
    If you have been accepted in a university obviously you must have decent enough grades regardless of one blunder, if the other grades are decent enough then I doubt the employers wouldn't accept you because of that, after all everyone makes mistakes right? But if it is bothering you so much then do so, but personally I wouldn't.
    thanks. :yy:
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    (Original post by presidential_)
    i got accepted by my firm choice but I'm disappointed in one of my grades. do you think its worth retaking a few exams during my first year at uni or is it not that big of a deal?

    another question to consider is that do employers really care about A levels after getting your university degree?

    Thank you.
    I'm in a similar position (missed a grade but still got into my firm), and I think it's better to just focus on your degree/let yourself enjoy your first year of uni

    I think some employers do look at A level grades (e.g. specify a certain amount of UCAS points - I've heard about this with regards to some grad schemes), so you might want to look into that. Overall though I think that your degree classification is more important, as well as work experience and other things.
 
 
 
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