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    Hey,
    So i'm currently in year 12 and i feel that i'm doing all well.
    All of my GCSE's were great other than Maths (I got a C). The universities that i want to go to ask for A at GCSE maths. I'm thinking of retaking GCSE Maths but i'm scared that i'll end up getting even lower.
    Can anyone recommend what i should do and anything else attached to retaking the subject?
    Thanks lots!!!
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    What are you applying for? There are a great many courses which you'll really struggle with if you're not capable of doing better than a C at GCSE maths (which is why they ask for an A).
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    (Original post by Manzar07)
    Hey,
    So i'm currently in year 12 and i feel that i'm doing all well.
    All of my GCSE's were great other than Maths (I got a C). The universities that i want to go to ask for A at GCSE maths. I'm thinking of retaking GCSE Maths but i'm scared that i'll end up getting even lower.
    Can anyone recommend what i should do and anything else attached to retaking the subject?
    Thanks lots!!!
    Well if you get lower, they will still count your C.

    Come on GCSE maths is not difficult - just a bit of practice with the old past papers the study books - you can get a B
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    (Original post by Manzar07)
    Hey,
    So i'm currently in year 12 and i feel that i'm doing all well.
    All of my GCSE's were great other than Maths (I got a C). The universities that i want to go to ask for A at GCSE maths. I'm thinking of retaking GCSE Maths but i'm scared that i'll end up getting even lower.
    Can anyone recommend what i should do and anything else attached to retaking the subject?
    Thanks lots!!!
    I think you must retake because University look for As and A*s. Personally, I do not find maths a hard subject infact its one of the easiest subjects so if you are willing to put in some hours you can easily get an A or even an A*. There are many revision websites that might help you in your revision such as mathsgenie.co.uk and do as many past papers as you can.
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    (Original post by TheDefiniteArticle)
    What are you applying for? There are a great many courses which you'll really struggle with if you're not capable of doing better than a C at GCSE maths (which is why they ask for an A).
    I'm planning on doing International business (management) as an undergrad course. There are universities that accept a C but i want to apply at top unis thats why i'm thinking of retaking.
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    (Original post by Manzar07)
    I'm planning on doing International business (management) as an undergrad course. There are universities that accept a C but i want to apply at top unis thats why i'm thinking of retaking.
    Definitely retake, there are some graduate career paths which will require higher too.
 
 
 
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