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    (Original post by Throwaway420)
    So I'm considering dropping out of university (due to me not liking the course, im in year 1 ) and reapplying next year. The course and uni i want to do requires me to get 2 B's at A-Level meaning i have to retake 2 exams which i got an E for one subject and a D in another, i would need to retake these and get a C in the exam to get a B overall. Also i need to retake maths in order to get a B to do my course. I did foundation maths exam in 2014, meaning I would have to learn the whole new higher paper content for June. Would I have enough time to revise for these exams and self teach myself maths while doing a part time job. And how much harder is maths higher
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    You need to check if the course you want to do accepts resits before making any rash decisions.
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    You need to check if the course you want to do accepts resits before making any rash decisions.
    I emailed all the unis im interested in and they said they accept resits
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    (Original post by Throwaway420)
    So I'm considering dropping out of university (due to me not liking the course, im in year 1 ) and reapplying next year. The course and uni i want to do requires me to get 2 B's at A-Level meaning i have to retake 2 exams which i got an E for one subject and a D in another, i would need to retake these and get a C in the exam to get a B overall. Also i need to retake maths in order to get a B to do my course. I did foundation maths exam in 2014, meaning I would have to learn the whole new higher paper content for June. Would I have enough time to revise for these exams and self teach myself maths while doing a part time job. And how much harder is maths higher
    Thanks.
    Ok - firstly a question - what grade did you get in 2014 for Maths? But in principle I'm of the mindset that if you want it go for it - but be prepared to do the hard work. Maths is maths is maths - it doesn't really change, what changes is how they format the questions, but if you know the content it shouldn't be too hard.

    I would use a tool like MathsWatch CD - work out how many clips you have to cover and how much time you have and work backwards from there. I can't lie to you and say it will be easy - because it won't - but sometimes people need to let go of there fears and go for what they really want. If it doesn't work out then at least you can be proud that you gave it a bloody go go!

    Wish you all the best of luck.

    Jade
 
 
 
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