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    I'm currently leaving my fifth year at school (Scottish system) having completed my English higher, and expecting to get a good result from that (A).

    Next year, I will be studying Psychology, Classics, History, and RMPS. I've already studied much of the course for history and RMPS, but decided to do the courses over two years.

    I do not think that it is immodest for me to call myself intelligent, but I am not necessarily terribly academic. For me, I've always felt that school has been a process of filling a pail, when it should have been sparking a fire.

    I hope to study Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Oxford- and should pass the TSA easily. My concern is that- even if I were to achieve As in all of my highers by the end of sixth year- I would not be considered by Oxford through UCAS.

    Would 4-5 A's at Higher be good enough to get me in the interview room?

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    I have great extra-curricular experience that will help my application stand out also: Model UN; debating; Rotarian soviety; lengthy work experience; internships; volunteering programmes.
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    (Original post by smb99)
    I hope to study Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Oxford- and should pass the TSA easily. My concern is that- even if I were to achieve As in all of my highers by the end of sixth year- I would not be considered by Oxford through UCAS.

    Would 4-5 A's at Higher be good enough to get me in the interview room?
    I've moved your post to the Oxford forum

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    (Original post by jneill)
    I've moved your post to the Oxford forum

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    Thanks!
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    Have you seen this page? https://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/unde...-reform?wssl=1

    I’m not too familiar with Scottish qualifications but unfortunately it looks like the answer might be no, without Advanced Highers.
 
 
 
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