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    I´m starting my sixth form in September
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    it shouldn't, your CV becomes more important from here on and putting a DofE on your CV makes it attractive
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    (Original post by victor_hz)
    I´m starting my sixth form in September
    Hi, I actually did my DofE gold last year. From my experience I feel that it does take up a bit of time with all the volunteering, skilled activities and sport but it does show unis and the like that you're not just a study person. It's up to you whether to do it or not if you think you can do it, taking an hour or two after school every week to do these activities can be tiring but I guess you should think about if you would spend that time studying or doing anything else productive. Try it out if it's not too much work for you, it's a nice addition to your personal statement too!
 
 
 
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