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    I'm predicted an ABC for my A- levels second year and for my AS I got a BCDU.
    What Universities would actually accept me and what can I do to increase UCAS points.
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    I'd recommend you do a few tactical resits to boost your grades, take a gap year, and apply when you have got your results. If universities consider you based on your predictions you will probably not be able to secure offers from academically reputable institutions. However, if you do as I've suggested, get good grades (i.e. AAB+) and THEN apply, you'll have more to choose from. Good luck.
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    It depends on the university/course. I'd have a look around at where you want to go/what you want to study and then talk with your teachers about what they recommend you do, e.g which exams could improve your grades if you resat them. ABC are good grades, it just depends on what you want to do.
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    (Original post by BrendaPie)
    It depends on the university/course. I'd have a look around at where you want to go/what you want to study and then talk with your teachers about what they recommend you do, e.g which exams could improve your grades if you resat them. ABC are good grades, it just depends on what you want to do.
    Hi,
    Thank you for your reply
    I took English Literature (B), Psychology (C) and Sociology (D).
    I am resitting one module in Psychology as I got a B for one and D for the other and the exact same for sociology. So I will be retaking two modules.

    I want to do Psychology at a university like :Reading, Aston, Brunel and Roehampton
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    (Original post by jambojim97)
    I'd recommend you do a few tactical resits to boost your grades, take a gap year, and apply when you have got your results. If universities consider you based on your predictions you will probably not be able to secure offers from academically reputable institutions. However, if you do as I've suggested, get good grades (i.e. AAB+) and THEN apply, you'll have more to choose from. Good luck.
    Yup I am planning to resit two modules to bring up my grades. However, I don't want to take a gap year, do think it wouldn't be good to try and apply without the gap year but take the resists?
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    (Original post by _vitsss)
    Yup I am planning to resit two modules to bring up my grades. However, I don't want to take a gap year, do think it wouldn't be good to try and apply without the gap year but take the resists?
    Well, I suppose you could. You'll need to ace your personal statement and if you have any EC's universities will need to know. I know people from my sixth form who got similar AS grades to you and they got offers from top universities. For example, one girl got something like BCCC at AS (in soft/ overlapping subjects may I add), and she achieved A*AB and is not studying a good course at a RG. Furthermore, one guy got crappy grades at AS and got offers from one of the top 20 and other RG's to study some Biomedical degree. Unfortunately he didn't get the grades and has changed to a different subject at an ex-poly through clearing. Nonetheless, anecdotally speaking this shows it's possible.
 
 
 
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