stuck between choosing A levels or IB

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    I'm almost done with my IGCSE 10 and my grade are decent, with nearly six A 's , a B and a C in english(i'm not that good).However, I'm willing to make that extra effort next year.I really want to pursue IB ,but i heard that it is time intensive and therefore i want to know the no of hours of study it requires, the minimum grades in IGCSE so that i wouldn't really succumb to pressure, the daily routine and study plans to be able to excel in IB and i am IB ready .I know that i am asking for too much but please help me as soon as possible .thank you so much
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    (Original post by John.Chunduru)
    I'm almost done with my IGCSE 10 and my grade are decent, with nearly six A 's , a B and a C in english(i'm not that good).However, I'm willing to make that extra effort next year.I really want to pursue IB ,but i heard that it is time intensive and therefore i want to know the no of hours of study it requires, the minimum grades in IGCSE so that i wouldn't really succumb to pressure, the daily routine and study plans to be able to excel in IB and i am IB ready .I know that i am asking for too much but please help me as soon as possible .thank you so much
    Stick to A-levels. You do the subjects you like and want to do. IB is for people who are good at everything (especially English) and as you take 6 subjects the career prospects vary. Universities consider the IB on the condition that you take certain subjects on higher levels. You might aswell do an A-level, then an EPQ as the IB will require you to do a 5,000 word essay etc And you aren't good at englishes.
    Also with IB you need to take a language? Not sure.
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    (Original post by LisaNikita)
    Stick to A-levels. You do the subjects you like and want to do. IB is for people who are good at everything (especially English) and as you take 6 subjects the career prospects vary. Universities consider the IB on the condition that you take certain subjects on higher levels. You might aswell do an A-level, then an EPQ as the IB will require you to do a 5,000 word essay etc And you aren't good at englishes.
    Also with IB you need to take a language? Not sure.
    I'm willing to read a lot of books and what i know is that i'm determined to do anything.and for the other language i want to do french and in igcse im getting so close to an A*,so close.
    And another thing i want to share is that till now i have never finished the syllabus of any subject completely ,for example i have 27 chapters in economics and till now i only read like the first 6 chapters and this happens for almost each and every subject but i still manage to get an A against my school's threshold.
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    (Original post by John.Chunduru)
    I'm willing to read a lot of books and what i know is that i'm determined to do anything.and for the other language i want to do french and in igcse im getting so close to an A*,so close.
    And another thing i want to share is that till now i have never finished the syllabus of any subject completely ,for example i have 27 chapters in economics and till now i only read like the first 6 chapters and this happens for almost each and every subject but i still manage to get an A against my school's threshold.
    So then. There's your answer. Do an IB
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    (Original post by LisaNikita)
    So then. There's your answer. Do an IB
    But i'm scared about making the wrong decision.when i compare my marks to the igcse official threshold ,apparently i got all A*'s except for english where i pulled of an A ,so what must i do.thanks
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    (Original post by John.Chunduru)
    But i'm scared about making the wrong decision.when i compare my marks to the igcse official threshold ,apparently i got all A*'s except for english where i pulled of an A ,so what must i do.thanks
    Do an IB if you want to. I think A-levels are better in the idea that they are specialized
 
 
 
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