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    I'm taking bio, Chem, Spanish (may change yet) and maths and I got 9a* and 1a at GCSE and always work hard and have a lot of motivation so for someone like me, how hard really are a levels?

    If you work and manage all your homework and notes and have good time management then they're not that hard. But the jump from GCSE to A Levels is massive and shouldn't be underestimated.

    I failed my first AS year because I thought they would be the same as GCSE's. When I re-did the year, I worked so hard and ended up with 4 As.

    If you work hard you'll be just fine, honestly. Hard work is what separates those with good grades from those with bad grades. A levels are definitely harder than GCSEs but all you have to do is work to succeed.

    The whole going from A's at GCSE to D's at A-level is only true if you don't put in enough effort.
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    That's like asking how hard are GCSE's right after you did your SAT's.
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