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    Well basically, i'm in a bit of a mess and I would appreciate your thoughts and advice.

    My AS results are below.

    Business Studies A

    Unit 1: 79/90 A
    Unit 2: 70/90 B
    Unit 3: 103/120 A

    Mathematics E

    Unit 1: 57/100 D
    Unit 2: 37/100 U
    Unit 3: 34/100 U

    ICT B
    Unit 1: 90/100 A
    Unit 2: 85/100 A
    Unit 3: 49/100 E

    Religous Studies C

    Unit 1: 95/150 C
    Unit 2: 98/150 C


    Well, firstly business studies, fine, no problems. Maths, completely shocked and gutted with the results. Understood everything but just didnt practice many exam papers. So determined to continue. Before results, was actually considering to do a degree in maths, but now, i dnt have a clue what to do.
    Then, ICT, if you do this subject you will know the amount of hours you have to spend on coursework, Its unbelievable, althought its my second highest grade, dont want to continue but want to resit unit 3 to get A overall.

    Religous Studies, C,, not really sure what to do with this.

    I;m a bit stuck at the moment. I was thinking of a maths degree, but with an E at AS how will I convince them that I can get a A/B overall.. I will be resitting core 1 and 2 in jan alongside c3 and maybe even S1 in summer alongise other A2 units if i do A2 maths. will that be too much?

    I have thought about it now and I am considering doing 2 A2's and 1 AS this year, hence I will have 2A2 and 3AS which most universities will expect.

    But really need advice on what to do. I was even considering picking up biology as an AS which could open more option to go towards the biology field. But then I could also do accounting and finance at warwick or birmingham?

    advice appreciated.
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    Your aiming to do 3 maths core modules in JAN. That's huge amounts of work.
    I found it hard to revise for just core 2 this June. It all depends how hard you think you will work. Bearing in mind you have A2 modules next year, which are harder, is this sensible. Then again, if you dont have any other modules (other than maths) in Jan, then you might aswell.

    Congrats with your other grades.
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    If you are dropping ICT I dont think you should resit, a B is a good grade.

    Were you predicted an A for Maths?
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    We werent given predicted grades but I understood all the topics, the main problem was I didnt have enough time to be familiar with exam papers..If I could resit unit 3 and get even a C, I can get an A overall.

    I;m not sure on what to do?.....2 A2 1AS?
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    I dont think the 2 A2 and 2 AS is a good idea, even if some unis accept such a combination when it comes to graduate recruitment you will more than likely need 3 A2s (and with big 4 accounting firms they definately want 3 A levels)

    You should resit all 3 Maths modules in January.
    Are you definately sure you want to drop ICT? Its going to be easier to get an A in that than an A in RS?
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    I didnt think about that. Are 3 A levels looked upon more favourably by the big companies?

    Well that would be Maths, Business and ICT???????

    It'll probably be more easier to get an A in ICT....and with R.E I wouldnt be able to resit till june.
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    Ok, your maths - resit C1 and C2 in january, then leave the other one [S1 or M1 i suppose] until june. And that's the thing about maths, just do loads and loads of past papers, and keep going over them, even if you've already done them. Maths papers always have the same format, and the same questions come up year upon year.

    I really don't see the point of picking up human biology - how will it help you get in for a totally unrelated course? it will just be more work, which you dont really need. Unless of course, you actually do want to do a science related course. and if that's the case, then a physics AS level would be better
    DO NOT do just 2 a-levels!!! the top uni's ask for 3 A-levels, and i think you'll severely hinder your chances of getting offers.

    Also, you say you want to do maths, but most universities prefer you to have further maths when doing a maths degree???

    have you thought about a joint honours in something maths related? [perhaps the grade boundaries will be lower]
    dont worry about the E - did you get in cashed in? If you decline it, then they wont know. Plus, they usually go on your predicted grades
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    Urgent advice needed. I dont have a clue what to do.
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    I really need advice. I would really appreciate it. Please help.
 
 
 

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