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    Growing up, I've always looked as GCSEs as the most important thing ever, as they are the reason we are taught things like Maths and English for such a long time in the education system. But now my exams are in 6 weeks(ish) I've started questioning the actual importance of them; obviously I know they do matter and I need to pass a certain amount of subjects to get into sixth form and by no means am I giving up on them, I'll work my ass off to get good grades but I got into sixth form, will they be looked at that much in later life? I will have Alevels by the time I'm applying to unis and jobs and surely they would have so much more significance? Opinions?
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    If you relate it to later life, GCSEs are of some significance. Employers look at your GCSEs but they are not valued as greatly as A-Levels or a degree. However, GCSEs kick start your career as they are the qualifications that open up other higher qualifications.
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    They're not that important, as long as you've got your Maths, English, and Science grades (at A*- C).

    I would say that A-Level grades are more important, because you need good A-Level grades to get into a decent Uni. I got into sixth-form with mediocre grades (mostly C's), but had to get AAB to get into Uni lol
 
 
 
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