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    I'm currently 18 and have recently left 6th form, I've completed my A-levels however, due to personal reasons I feel like I won't get the grades I am capable of achieving. I want to study psychology at University, and currently I've studied psychology, history and geography. I'll wait until results day to decide whether or not I definitely want to resit my A-levels, but if on results day I get disappointing grades I'm thinking of wanting to take psychology, biology and maths.

    The questions I want to ask however is whether or not I'll be able to do this with the syllabus change and the change from modular to linear. On top of this I was wondering on where I could retake my A-levels? I know I would prefer redoing them at a college however I don't know what colleges would teach A-level courses to adults.

    Thanks in advance for responses!
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    Hello!

    I'm currently 18 and have recently left 6th form, I've completed my A-levels however, due to personal reasons I feel like I won't get the grades I am capable of achieving. I want to study psychology at University, and currently I've studied psychology, history and geography. I'll wait until results day to decide whether or not I definitely want to resit my A-levels, but if on results day I get disappointing grades I'm thinking of wanting to take psychology, biology and maths.

    The questions I want to ask however is whether or not I'll be able to do this with the syllabus change and the change from modular to linear. On top of this I was wondering on where I could retake my A-levels? I know I would prefer redoing them at a college however I don't know what colleges would teach A-level courses to adults.

    Thanks in advance for responses!
    There can only be so many colleges around your local area so go to their websites and check or use google. the other alternative is to contact the exam board and see where the exam centres are. Your school or exam officer might have an idea.

    You will then need to contact the college and also find out about funding.
    This is especially so for the two new A levels you wnat to take. I assume you arent intending to try and do those in a year and want to do the whole taught course iver two years? Will you be able to cope with the two new subjects? Science exams tend to be a bit harder to locate due to the need for labs.
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    There can only be so many colleges around your local area so go to their websites and check or use google. the other alternative is to contact the exam board and see where the exam centres are. Your school or exam officer might have an idea.

    You will then need to contact the college and also find out about funding.
    This is especially so for the two new A levels you wnat to take. I assume you arent intending to try and do those in a year and want to do the whole taught course iver two years? Will you be able to cope with the two new subjects? Science exams tend to be a bit harder to locate due to the need for labs.
    I did biology at AS level and actually really enjoyed it! However the science departments at my 6th form were really negative towards the students so that threw my confidence greatly, however now that I'm older I do feel like I would be able to cope with it, particularly as I'm more dead set on what I want to do and more motivated. As for maths I have a friend that's previously done it and has given me resources that would help me I didn't think about the lab aspect though! Thank you
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    I forgot about these courses! thank you for reminding me!
 
 
 
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