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    Hey thanks Aimai that was really helpful

    Say for example I apply to Oxford, on my UCAS will they see UMS marks for individual modules and our overall UMS or just see the Grade? So even if I cash in all my grades for my A/S exams I can still resit to push them up in Jan and June? I thought cashing in meant that your A/S's were fixed at the grades you achieved... OR is that just for the sake of a certificate because technically A/S results can be a qualification on their own (even though it wont get you into uni alone)? What would you do if you were me? Whatever happens I don't want to put down my AS results for my 2 B's (especially because they were low). Is it better to decline all my grades and have them as pending or to put down my 2A's and have 2 of the B's as pending? Thanks
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    They see grades not UMS marks.

    I don't know if you can resit after cashing in -i would guess not.

    I would resit the B's maybe just 1 module in each - but only if you predicted and were achieving A's on practice papers before the exams.

    I think your best to put 2 A's on your UCAS form - declining all of them suggests you achieved lower than a A - which would be wrong.
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    O right thanks... But i'm still confused about the cashing in business... If I cash in can I still retake? Some say I can some say I can't...
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    i don't have a 100% definate answer - so best to consult people at your school/college about it.
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    If you cash in, you can still resit a unit and this new score will go towards your overall A2 grade, but the AS won't be altered.
    (ie. You won't get a new certificate with an improved AS grade.)
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    Ahh right I seeee. I GET IT NOW lol. So basically, it doesn't really matter about getting a new A/S certificate anyway, does it? But still, I'd rather not write down my B's because we also have to give individual module grades, right? I might just decline the 2 B's (I got abc for politics and bcc for maths - I know I can get much better than this I just underestimated the work needed and concentrated more on my history and economics which I got aab and aaa for respectively). So on my application I'll have 2 A's at AS and 2 Pending... I'll prob resit 1 eco unit in june to make it higher A and 1 history unit in June to make the b module into an a so I'll have aaa for both eco and history... The only resits I'll be doing in Jan are for politics and maths I'll see how they go to decide whether I'm in a comfortable enough position to resit already decent module results into good ones, I'm gonna go for pushing them up to A's in Jan. Yeap, a lot of work to do, but not a disaster, I'm coming to terms with it all... THANKS GUYS
 
 
 
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