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    Hi everyone!

    I am looking for someone who studied (or someone who is still studying) Biological Sciences at Oxford as I have some questions concerning the Application.
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    Im a first year studying biological sciences
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    Hi,

    I am also applying for biological sciences at Oxford this year.
    Wohoooo!
    Please help us (current Oxford Biological sciences students or anyone else )
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    (Original post by ali_blue)
    Im a first year studying biological sciences
    Hi, what A-levels did you take?
    and also did you get asked any maths questions in your interview?
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    Hi I am applying to Biological sciences . I am doing IB (Biology Chemistry and English (HL) Maths ESS and my Native Language (SL))
    As far as I know there should not be any complicated maths questions in our interview (I wished there would be)
    The math questions may be, for instance:
    Observing the trends of a graph
    Furthermore every science related interview has some logical questions, such as the problem with coins etc
    At which college are you applying to?
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    (Original post by BioOx)
    Hi I am applying to Biological sciences . I am doing IB (Biology Chemistry and English (HL) Maths ESS and my Native Language (SL))
    As far as I know there should not be any complicated maths questions in our interview (I wished there would be)
    The math questions may be, for instance:
    Observing the trends of a graph
    Furthermore every science related interview has some logical questions, such as the problem with coins etc
    At which college are you applying to?
    I haven't sat my exams yet (which are next year) so I can't apply at the moment.
    That's a relief! I asked if there would be maths questions because I'm terrible at maths and I know I'd struggle to answer complicated maths questions..
    Good luck with your application!
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    (Original post by Friendly Forever)
    I haven't sat my exams yet (which are next year) so I can't apply at the moment.
    That's a relief! I asked if there would be maths questions because I'm terrible at maths and I know I'd struggle to answer complicated maths questions..
    Good luck with your application!
    Don't you have predicted grades?
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    (Original post by BioOx)
    Don't you have predicted grades?
    No, I'm a Scottish student and my school doesn't give predicted grades
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    For Biological Sciences interviews, my experience is that the maths related questions are pretty basic. Typically, being given a couple of graphs and asked to interpret what trends and/or correlations they might suggest. But you wouldn't be expected to perform any mathematical operations on them.
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    (Original post by OxFossil)
    For Biological Sciences interviews, my experience is that the maths related questions are pretty basic. Typically, being given a couple of graphs and asked to interpret what trends and/or correlations they might suggest. But you wouldn't be expected to perform any mathematical operations on them.
    Hi thanks for your reply!
    At which college is your daughter studying biology?
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    (Original post by BioOx)
    Hi thanks for your reply!
    At which college is your daughter studying biology?
    She's at one of the bigger ones.


    I studied at St Peters - many years ago!
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    (Original post by ali_blue)
    Im a first year studying biological sciences
    Hi! I got an offer for biological sciences at Somerville this year, and would love to know some things about the course if you could be so kind to answer!
    -what skills would be good to learn in advance of starting the course to help you do well academically?
    -what are tutorial essay prompts like? do you have an example haha :3
    -is there anything you wish you started doing earlier/better?

    Thank you again! xx
 
 
 
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