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    So I took Maths, Further Maths, History and Physics at AS level, I achieved Bs and As all through out my mocks etc and ended up with BECC respectively as a result of missing pages, reading numbers wrong and just sheer incompetence. My teachers were somewhat shocked and I was told that I could continue all 4 to full A-levels and I have completely changed my way of learning to "null" my issues. I have an amazing personal statement with plenty of extra curricular interest etc and will be re taking 2 Further Maths modules and one Maths hopefully bringing me to an A in both with my History and Physics over all grades being decided by whatever I get this year and my AS exams will be scraped (New spec)

    Obviously my grades arent the greatest, however, if I were in the situation where my A2 grades are really good as a result of my 3 hours a night revision target and have some mediocre universities in with offers in and I achieve the targets for some top unis what would I need to do, look in clearing for good unis that are offering economics based subjects?

    I was suggested by my teachers to look at Warwick (MORSE) and apparently MORSE was in clearing this year as a result of low applicants?
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    I have the potential to achieve A*A*A*A if I were to put in the work and hours and IF I did achieve this (From a hypothetical stance) what would eb the next route.
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    (Original post by VonDutchyy)
    So I took Maths, Further Maths, History and Physics at AS level, I achieved Bs and As all through out my mocks etc and ended up with BECC respectively as a result of missing pages, reading numbers wrong and just sheer incompetence. My teachers were somewhat shocked and I was told that I could continue all 4 to full A-levels and I have completely changed my way of learning to "null" my issues. I have an amazing personal statement with plenty of extra curricular interest etc and will be re taking 2 Further Maths modules and one Maths hopefully bringing me to an A in both with my History and Physics over all grades being decided by whatever I get this year and my AS exams will be scraped (New spec)

    Obviously my grades arent the greatest, however, if I were in the situation where my A2 grades are really good as a result of my 3 hours a night revision target and have some mediocre universities in with offers in and I achieve the targets for some top unis what would I need to do, look in clearing for good unis that are offering economics based subjects?

    I was suggested by my teachers to look at Warwick (MORSE) and apparently MORSE was in clearing this year as a result of low applicants?
    If you firm an offer from a 'mediocre' university and exceed that offer then you can try adjustment. Failing that, take a gap year and apply post-A2.
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    (Original post by ageshallnot)
    If you firm an offer from a 'mediocre' university and exceed that offer then you can try adjustment. Failing that, take a gap year and apply post-A2.
    Thanks for the reply, Yeah my friend said something about adjustment.
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    (Original post by VonDutchyy)
    Thanks for the reply, Yeah my friend said something about adjustment.
    It's useful because you don't lose your firm place while you look around though you only have a few days to do so - which can lead to over-hasty decisions. There is also the accommodation issue.
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    (Original post by VonDutchyy)
    Thanks for the reply, Yeah my friend said something about adjustment.
    (Original post by ageshallnot)
    It's useful because you don't lose your firm place while you look around though you only have a few days to do so - which can lead to over-hasty decisions. There is also the accommodation issue.
    Except that not all unis/courses are in Adjustment.

    Very few places are actually taken up using Adjustment. It's less than 1% of total acceptances iirc.

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