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    People tell me, but I still just dont get it LOOL
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    and also people say different things lmao, so confused :/
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    A levels are the subjects you take when you're in sixth form (Years 12 and 13)
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    6th Form refers to the last two years of formal education- from the age of 16 to 18. When you are in 6th form you can do a variety of exams with the most common being A Level but you can also do BTECs another form of exams.

    6th Form= Last two years of schooling
    A-Level- The exam that people usually, but not always, take in their last two years of schooling
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    6th form is the two final years at school for students between the ages of 16 and 18 and the a levels are the subjects you do within those two years
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    What the above poster said^
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    There are things called 'FE Colleges'' and ''6th forms'' though. Sixth forms generally tend to be a part of a school, but not necessarily, and are generally stricter than colleges and more traditional. Is that potentially what you're getting confused about, as 6th forms and A Levels are two radically different things?
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    Sixth Form is the place you go to study your A-Levels, you can say you're an A-Level student or you can say you're a sixth form student. It doesn't really matter. A-Levels are the exams you do, like the GCSEs of Sixth Form. The A in A-Level stands for 'Advanced Level' In your first year of sixth form you will study at A/S-Level, or "Advanced Subsidiary"
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    sixth form is year 12 and year 13.
    a levels are qualifications that you usually take in sixth form

    though you could do BTECs, IB, Pre-U and a hell of a lot of other things during sixth form.

    A Levels are to sixth form (year 12/13) as GCSEs are to year 10/11
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    (Original post by ♥Samantha♥)
    sixth form is year 12 and year 13.
    a levels are qualifications that you usually take in sixth form

    though you could do BTECs, IB, Pre-U and a hell of a lot of other things during sixth form.

    A Levels are to sixth form (year 12/13) as GCSEs are to year 10/11
    rightttt ok thanks xxxx
 
 
 
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