**REFORMED A-LEVELS** How do you get an A*

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    I have asked my teachers this question, no one knows.

    Does anyone know how you get an A* for reformed A-levels? Since you have to sit all the papers in one go, and the AS papers are meant to carry some of its A2 skills needed.

    Specifically, AQA Economics, but just generally.
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    (Original post by cfang99)
    I have asked my teachers this question, no one knows.

    Does anyone know how you get an A* for reformed A-levels? Since you have to sit all the papers in one go, and the AS papers are meant to carry some of its A2 skills needed.

    Specifically, AQA Economics, but just generally.
    You will sit 3 papers at the end of year 13, and if you do AS, then that wont count as those 3 papers will include all of the material.

    And from what I know, a senior examiner with set the grade boundary for A* as there are no UMS
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    (Original post by asinghj)
    You will sit 3 papers at the end of year 13, and if you do AS, then that wont count as those 3 papers will include all of the material.

    And from what I know, a senior examiner with set the grade boundary for A* as there are no UMS
    Yeah, I know that - but is that for all three papers?

    In the past, only the A2 papers would count for an A*, so long as you get an A overall.

    But now do you need A* for all three papers? Or just the last? How does it work?
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    Quite simple really; you do extremely well in any and all exams you sit. Then you get an A*.
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    (Original post by cfang99)
    Yeah, I know that - but is that for all three papers?

    In the past, only the A2 papers would count for an A*, so long as you get an A overall.

    But now do you need A* for all three papers? Or just the last? How does it work?
    Im not sure. Better to confirm with your teachers about that
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    (Original post by cfang99)
    I have asked my teachers this question, no one knows.

    Does anyone know how you get an A* for reformed A-levels? Since you have to sit all the papers in one go, and the AS papers are meant to carry some of its A2 skills needed.

    Specifically, AQA Economics, but just generally.
    How are you finding A2 Econ so far?
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    (Original post by RDKGames)
    Quite simple really; you do extremely well in any and all exams you sit. Then you get an A*.
    no s??t m8
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    (Original post by kas9)
    How are you finding A2 Econ so far?
    i never liked econ, even at AS. still don't like it. but just happen to be good at it and i am forced to carry on with it as I have a really bad 4th AS.
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    (Original post by cfang99)
    i never liked econ, even at AS. still don't like it. but just happen to be good at it and i am forced to carry on with it as I have a really bad 4th AS.
    Lucky you haha
 
 
 
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