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    Hi, so I got my AS results, and my school are pushing me to drop the maths, which didn't go very well. But I want to apply for the JLR apprenticeship scheme, which has these requirements - "
    2 A-levels at grade C or above in both a Mathematical subject and a Science, Technology or Engineering related subject – or a BTEC Level 3 (180 credits with a minimum of a merit award in the mathematical element) or equivalent in an Engineering or Technology related discipline. "
    I did quite well in Physics, Maths and Chemistry, do you think any of these would count as a mathematical subject? I.e. could I get in with physics and chemistry. Thanks for any replies. I realise it sounds a stupid question but I just want people's opinions before I decide to apply in November and realise it needs it or anything like that...
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    Why not contact JLR and ask them?


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    I know they tend to be quite busy at this time of year, and don't want to waste their time particularly with small issues.
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    (Original post by RallySPORT)
    I know they tend to be quite busy at this time of year, and don't want to waste their time particularly with small issues.
    Recruiters are always busy, but they are there to answer questions like this (I know, I was one). It may be a small question, but it's a relevant one and one they can answer in a minute.


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    worth asking them, but it seems they want a maths and a science (in essence) - so you might need to stick with the maths :3
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    Can't stick with the maths sadly lol, the school made the decision for me to drop it. I might try to find an email address at some point. Might try and persuade them that physics should count as mathematical lol. Thanks for the replies.
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    (Original post by RallySPORT)
    Can't stick with the maths sadly lol, the school made the decision for me to drop it. I might try to find an email address at some point. Might try and persuade them that physics should count as mathematical lol. Thanks for the replies.
    I don't think you will be able to persuade them. They will either consider it as enough or not.

    Just contact them via their Facebook page. You can message them there.


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    Don't have a facebook sadly, and don't want one, I'll just wait until the applications come out and see then
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    (Original post by RallySPORT)
    Don't have a facebook sadly, and don't want one, I'll just wait until the applications come out and see then
    Then call them and go via their switchboard. There is nothing worse than people not asking questions and potentially wasting time on an application they are not eligible for. For the sake of a minutes phone call, it could save you many hours.


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    That's an excellent point actually. I know that the first part of the application is where you state grades etc, if it doesn't explicitly state you need maths I'll give them a ring and ask, I don't want to waste their time. Thanks for the advice.
 
 
 
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