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    Okay, last year I really wanted to drop art. I hate it. So. Bloody. Much. BUT, I got A,B,C,E...the C being in art, and the E in French. I had to drop French, and continue with art. I was sad.

    Now, my university offers for my firm and insurance are AAB and ABB. This would suggest I need a B in art. That's not going to happen. It's just not. However! Both offers state that they will accept my Welsh Baccalaureate grade in lieu of one a level. So I need to get at least a B, preferably an A (just in case) in WBQ to get to uni. WBQ is hard. Tell me this is possible. Success stories/motivation/general tea and sympathy would be appreciated thank you v v v much.
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    I got a guy who moved away from our secondary - after 5 years, he found it immensely difficult to leave all his friends for a brand new college with only one person he knew from his Primary.

    He was constantly asking how we were, always with a depressed tone, sad phone calls... He even asked me to come with him. I was convinced that a move with him was the right choice, but my parents preferred me to stay where I was. 'Change isn't good'

    Outcome? He's of course had to settle in, get used to fact that there were now girls around (all-boys grammar secondary ) but he managed to knuckle down, since he had not many distractions (apart from all the 'hotties' ofc He did get a bit googly-eyed there).

    He came out with 4 A's. Me, with my 'change is bad'? Let's just say... not as good I think if I did go, I would've been travelling more, so would've felt the pressure of deadlines more. I would've been thrown in with everyone similar to Uni - it was a year-old college, with the best teachers taken from my local school (cheeky!) But I would've had less distractions, as I would've kept more to myself and perhaps focus more on my studies. While friends and fun and games are good at the time, wasting all those frees didn't pay off.

    Be like him. Keep that end goal in mind. The path may be thorny, but reaching the top of that mountain will give you a feeling you won't forget.

    Best of luck P.S, I did GCSE Art - I know how much work there is believe me - after GCSE, I was all like 'never again' - but now looking back, perhaps I would've done better in it than I thought so if I had taken it.
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    Awww that's so sweet! Thank you! x
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    (Original post by BrainyBengali)
    I got a guy who moved away from our secondary - after 5 years, he found it immensely difficult to leave all his friends for a brand new college with only one person he knew from his Primary.

    He was constantly asking how we were, always with a depressed tone, sad phone calls... He even asked me to come with him. I was convinced that a move with him was the right choice, but my parents preferred me to stay where I was. 'Change isn't good'

    Outcome? He's of course had to settle in, get used to fact that there were now girls around (all-boys grammar secondary ) but he managed to knuckle down, since he had not many distractions (apart from all the 'hotties' ofc He did get a bit googly-eyed there).

    He came out with 4 A's. Me, with my 'change is bad'? Let's just say... not as good I think if I did go, I would've been travelling more, so would've felt the pressure of deadlines more. I would've been thrown in with everyone similar to Uni - it was a year-old college, with the best teachers taken from my local school (cheeky!) But I would've had less distractions, as I would've kept more to myself and perhaps focus more on my studies. While friends and fun and games are good at the time, wasting all those frees didn't pay off.

    Be like him. Keep that end goal in mind. The path may be thorny, but reaching the top of that mountain will give you a feeling you won't forget.

    Best of luck P.S, I did GCSE Art - I know how much work there is believe me - after GCSE, I was all like 'never again' - but now looking back, perhaps I would've done better in it than I thought so if I had taken it.


    Thank you so much! I'll bookmark this and come back to it when I feel similar to now hehehe I know how your friend feels! All my friends moved to a different college last year and I stayed on my own, but even though I love and miss them...I'm getting SO much more work done without distractions
 
 
 
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