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    I am applying for universities which have entry requirements of AAA. I have one B, which I want to improve with a resit.


    Should I resit 1 AS module (very easy to get the A because I didn't do great the first time)

    Or should I retake 3 modules to make it possible for me to achieve an A*?


    I know some universities don't mind few retakes, but don't like several retakes in the same subject.
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    If AAA is the highest you will need, I would just resit 1 module and go for the A. Assuming you'll be taking other exams this year too, you would probably be better off with only 1 extra exam instead of 3, so that you can focus more on other subjects and give yourself a better chance of obtaining the AAA that you need.

    If there's a chance you'll be applying for a course that needs A*AA, resitting 3 modules to get that A* might be a better choice if you're up for it, but I wouldn't recommend giving yourself all that extra work if you don't need to.
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    If AAA is the highest you will need, I would just resit 1 module and go for the A. Assuming you'll be taking other exams this year too, you would probably be better off with only 1 extra exam instead of 3, so that you can focus more on other subjects and give yourself a better chance of obtaining the AAA that you need.

    If there's a chance you'll be applying for a course that needs A*AA, resitting 3 modules to get that A* might be a better choice if you're up for it, but I wouldn't recommend giving yourself all that extra work if you don't need to.
    I'm not taking any other exams/subjects because I'm technically finished with secondary education.
 
 
 
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