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    maybe this has already been discussed - sorry, but i got kind of lost in TSR :my daughter, 6th year in ireland, but of german nationality, applied at one university she would like to go for law.
    rethinking she realized that might not be the smartest choice to study law of an foreign country being german and not planning to stay abroad forever and she has found other courses there which seem more approbriate and interessting as f.e.
    international relations and law

    what is
    government, policy and society
    about ?
    it seems to cover a lot of what she is interested in, but we couldn't find real substantial informations about that

    can she change her courses ?

    thanks !
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    (Original post by super-mom)
    maybe this has already been discussed - sorry, but i got kind of lost in TSR :my daughter, 6th year in ireland, but of german nationality, applied at one university she would like to go for law.
    rethinking she realized that might not be the smartest choice to study law of an foreign country being german and not planning to stay abroad forever and she has found other courses there which seem more approbriate and interessting as f.e.
    international relations and law

    what is
    government, policy and society
    about ?
    it seems to cover a lot of what she is interested in, but we couldn't find real substantial informations about that

    can she change her courses ?

    thanks !
    Has she applied to law in Southern Ireland or the UK (including Northern Ireland)? If she has applied outside the UK, probably most of the advice you get on here won't apply.

    If she wants to apply to other courses in the UK and she's only applied to one, then she has two options- She can still add options via UCAS, up to five. She's passed the deadline for equal consideration, but this won't necessarily be a problem for less popular courses. She could ask the unis she's interested in if they still have spaces before she does this.

    The other option, if she's sure she doesn't want to study law, is to withdraw from that choice and use UCAS Extra. This means she can apply to one university at a time, and they would usually respond to her with 21 days. If she hears no response after 21 days, she can withdraw and apply to another uni and so on. If she doesn't find a space via Extra, she could also go through clearing once she has her results.

    I hope this helps a bit
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    thanks for the answer.
    maybe I should have given more detailed information !
    she applied to 5 uk- universities, was interviewed and but then rejected from cambridge, got a conditional offer for KCL , so 'extra' is no real option because she will try to get into KCL.
    by now she still hasn't got any answer of
    bristol
    edinburgh ( where she would want to change course/ degree)
    UCL

    she also applied
    in ireland ( trinity and UCD), but there she gets "officially" the option to change in june in case she wants to and so there is no "panicking"because she knows there will be no offer made before the results are out.
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    (Original post by super-mom)
    thanks for the answer.
    maybe I should have given more detailed information !
    she applied to 5 uk- universities, was interviewed and but then rejected from cambridge, got a conditional offer for KCL , so 'extra' is no real option because she will try to get into KCL.
    by now she still hasn't got any answer of
    bristol
    edinburgh ( where she would want to change course/ degree)
    UCL

    she also applied
    in ireland ( trinity and UCD), but there she gets "officially" the option to change in june in case she wants to and so there is no "panicking"because she knows there will be no offer made before the results are out.
    If she's specifically interested in another course at Edinburgh and they haven't given an offer yet, then she can email them and explain she'd like to be considered for the other course instead. They don't have to consider her for a different course, but given she wants to switch from a more popular to a less popular course it's certainly possible they'd consider her request.

    ETA: Bristol and UCL are both quite slow at giving out offers, so there's still a good chance she'll get offers from them too!
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    If she's specifically interested in another course at Edinburgh and they haven't given an offer yet, then she can email them and explain she'd like to be considered for the other course instead. They don't have to consider her for a different course, but given she wants to switch from a more popular to a less popular course it's certainly possible they'd consider her request.

    ETA: Bristol and UCL are both quite slow at giving out offers, so there's still a good chance she'll get offers from them too!


    oh, that makes waiting a little bit easier ! thx !

    I emailed her the options ....let's see what the girl will figure out ( she will need an insurance in uk anyway, i guess) 😇
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    oh, that makes waiting a little bit easier ! thx !

    I emailed her the options ....let's see what the girl will figure out ( she will need an insurance in uk anyway, i guess) 😇
    Yes, in the UK if she's going to have conditional offers, it is usual to pick a firm and an insurance- But it's not required, especially as she's applied elsewhere abroad and might consider applying for different courses in clearing.
 
 
 
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