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    Heres the situation.

    I think im going to resit my first year doing different subjects but im going to carry on with my Psychology course.

    This means at the end of next year, i should have 3 AS levels, and 1 full A level. I'd then go on to my second year to make my AS levels A levels. (if that makes any sense)

    Would a uni look down upon this?
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    I don't see why.
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    Im just worried, that because i did my subjects this year and decided i didnt like most of them, that they'll see it as i dont have much commitment and am likely to change my mind again with my uni course.
    Would they want me to explain how i gained 1 A level in 2008 and the rest in 2009?
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    I have heard that if your applying for courses such as Medicene or Law they don't prefer students to have re-taken a year
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    No i'll be applying for Marketing.
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    ^ That's the only thing I can think of, the fact that it's taken you 3 years to do your A levels. Although it might be different for you because you're doing different ones and not resitting the same subjects. I doubt they'll ask you to explain but even if they do, people change their mind all the time about the subjects they take so it shouldn't be a problem
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    Yeah i suppose.

    Do you think that they'd expect me to get higher points? Because obv it easier to a certain amount of points with 4 a levels instead of the average 3.

    Its really annoying me that fact that its took me this long to work out what i want to do. I really feel like ive completely wasted a year of my life and its going to be really hard to see my friends go off to uni in a year and i'll still be stuck at college.
    3 years just seems like an awful long time. But i suppose i have no other choice.
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    You will be fine; even for the more competitive courses such as medicine and law, providing you achieve good grades. What many uni's do dislike, is when people resit entire years, studying the same AS/A-LEVEL.

    It still demonstrates commitment. It's not like you're dropping out of college, your continuing. If uni's do ask you to provide a reason for your change of heart, just spin them off with the "I thought the later of the courses would be more relevent to my university degree and therfore, didn't want to jeperdise my place at your uni, by applying with irrelivent subjects." -I'm sure it'd work.

    Hope this helps.
 
 
 

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