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    Hi all,

    I'm an adult (turning 21 in February) and I'm looking at going back and redoing my A-levels, but taking different courses and getting it done as soon as possible.
    I've seen different places offering "intensive A-levels", doing both AS and A2 within 1 year, but I've seen certain places saying it's mainly for people retaking those exact A-levels, not just A-levels in general, which has me confused.
    Can anyone elaborate as to whether it is recommended for someone who hasn't done those particular A-levels to still apply?

    Thanks in advance!
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    intensive a levels are for people who are fully committed to A levels - preferably no part time or work at all, just vigorous studying. it helps immensely if they've done the course before but want to resit, of course then they're mostly gonna go through past papers instead of the content.

    if you think that's your position or you believe you can do it from scratch then go for it but imo that's 99% impossible
    i find it mind boggling doing 3 AS lets say from september to january and then start A2 from jan til may...that sounds like a death sentence
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    (Original post by ihatePE)
    intensive a levels are for people who are fully committed to A levels - preferably no part time or work at all, just vigorous studying. it helps immensely if they've done the course before but want to resit, of course then they're mostly gonna go through past papers instead of the content.

    if you think that's your position or you believe you can do it from scratch then go for it but imo that's 99% impossible
    i find it mind boggling doing 3 AS lets say from september to january and then start A2 from jan til may...that sounds like a death sentence
    Sorry this is so late, but thanks for your reply! It helped a lot in my decision making, I've decided to go about it in a different way.
    Thanks again!
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    I do intensive Chemistry, I can't imagine doing more than 1. I do have a part-time job though as a necessity, maybe if I didn't have to work I could manage 2? Glad I don't need to worry about it.

    Good luck with whatever way you go about it
 
 
 
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