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    Hi, my sister is currently in a situation in which it is very likely that on results day she will have failed her a-levels in biology, chemistry and maths. Is there any way she would be able to do another two years of a-levels doing different subjects (psychology, sociology and English) and would universities look down on her as this is her second attempt at a-levels (even though she wants to apply to a different course).
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    (Original post by Parrotperson)
    Hi, my sister is currently in a situation in which it is very likely that on results day she will have failed her a-levels in biology, chemistry and maths. Is there any way she would be able to do another two years of a-levels doing different subjects (psychology, sociology and English) and would universities look down on her as this is her second attempt at a-levels (even though she wants to apply to a different course).
    It's possible although once she reaches the age of 19 she might find that she is liable to pay fees for her courses (but she should also be eligible for a loan to cover these costs).

    It might be a better idea to take a one year Access course that is recognised by her favourite universities for admission onto the course she is interested in.

    She should speak to her local colleges about her options and to her universities about what they would recommend for someone in her situation.
 
 
 
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