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    Well done for choosing the best college at Durham to apply to!

    If you're posting here for the first time!...

    GCSEs -
    AS - (if you did an internal exam please don't class it as an AS because it isn't!)
    A2 (predicted) -
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    Supra-curriculars -
    Any additional info -
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    GCSEs - 1A*, 5As and 5Bs
    AS - AAAB in Maths, Politics, History and Biology respectively
    A2 - A*A*A in Maths, Politics and History respectively
    Subject - Economics (with placement)
    Supra-curriculars - PwC work experience, Citigroup economics lecture, read lots of books, model UN
    Any additional info - top 10% in my GCSE year, one of the best sets of AS results in the year, only 7% of AS grades were A grade
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    GSCE's: 8 A*s, 3 As + 1 B
    AS Levels: ABB in Geography, History and Philosophy
    A2 Levels: A* D2 (A* at Pre-U) AA in EPQ, English Literature, History and Geography (applying post A Level so these are my actual grades)

    Subject: History
    Supra-Curricular: Rugby Captain, debating society, sports colours, pastoral mentor
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    I'm thinking of applying for St. Marys. I'm struggling to see if it is close to the Government and International Affairs building (I'm applying for Politics with Integrated Foundation Year as I didn't attend Sixth Form or College but started working from 16 in Marketing and Communications in Education, the Arts and eventually in Politics.)

    GCSE's 3B's, 3C's

    A Levels - Non

    Subject: Politics

    Supra-Curricular: Arts (and how it relates to Politics), worked for an MP. heavily involved in The Labour Party and The Co-Operatives and helped co-ordinate campaign activites for StrongerIN and Another Europe is Possible.

    Any advice/other positives regarding St. Mary's would be appreciated.
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    GCSEs - 5 A's 3 B's 4 C's
    AS - A A C
    A2 (predicted) - A* A* A
    Subject - Law
    In the Top 10 GCSE in my school year
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    Hi everyone

    GCSEs- 4 A*s, 3 As, 3 Bs, 1 C.
    AS- 3 As, 1 B
    A2 (predicted)- A* A* A
    Subject- English
    Supra-cirricular- founded my school's very first newspaper, volunteered at a local paper, volunteered at a local library, member of the debate team, media and publicity prefect for my school, was lucky enough to get a place on the Sutton Trust Summer School program.
    Additional info- was the only person in my year to get an A* for English language and English literature, despite having the flu during my exams.
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    Hi people.

    GCSEs: 6A*s, 5As, B and an A in FSMQ
    AS: AAAAA
    A2 (predicted): A*A*A*A*A*
    Subject: Mathematics
    Supra-curricular: Life...
    Additional info: Addicted to ukulele and do additional further maths.
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    GCSEs: 8A* and 4 As
    IB Prediction: 41/45
    Subject: English Lit.
    Supra-curricular: Chair of Politics Society, External officer of Lit Soc, organised a conference on the Romantics.
    Additional info: nothing really!
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    GCSEs - 11 A*s
    AS - AAAA in Bio, Chem, Physics and Maths, with a predicted A in Further Maths
    A2 (predicted) - A* A* A*
    Subject - Computer Science
    Any additional info - I've received an offer, and applied to St. Mary's so hopefully that's where I'll be allocated!
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    Has anyone heard back yet?
    I got an offer (conditional for A*AA) a week or so ago and am super excited
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    Hi there
    I've gotten an offer, applied for St. Mary's so hopefully will get that - conditional, 37/45 in the IB
    GCSEs: Didn't sit them, did MYP
    IB Predicted: 41/45
    Subject: Politics
    Extracurriculars: Taken part in Model United Nations since 2012 (attended 8 conferences, won 4 awards and Chaired at THIMUN Qatar twice and Chair the club at our school), officer for Students Against Prejudice, taken part in MESAC Forensics
    Additional info: Lived in 6 countries, can't wait to make the UK my 7th
 
 
 
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