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    So basically after a couple years of procrastinating I have decided I'm going to get myself to University for September 2018.

    My plan is to self study three A-Levels but I'm pretty clueless as to what path to take; and I'm anxious to get on with it.

    I got ABC in Double Applied Business and Maths at AS-Level a couple years back, however I know I cannot now finish them off due to the A-Level change.

    Does anybody have any advice regarding self studying, online colleges and applying to uni while self educating ? Anything you can share would be appreciated.

    Also, I'm undecided between Business, Maths, Economics, Sociology and Environmental Science for my options if anyone has personal experience with these courses.

    Thanks a lot in advance !
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    (Original post by BenJohnNorm)
    So basically after a couple years of procrastinating I have decided I'm going to get myself to University for September 2018.

    My plan is to self study three A-Levels but I'm pretty clueless as to what path to take; and I'm anxious to get on with it.

    I got ABC in Double Applied Business and Maths at AS-Level a couple years back, however I know I cannot now finish them off due to the A-Level change.

    Does anybody have any advice regarding self studying, online colleges and applying to uni while self educating ? Anything you can share would be appreciated.

    Also, I'm undecided between Business, Maths, Economics, Sociology and Environmental Science for my options if anyone has personal experience with these courses.

    Thanks a lot in advance !
    I've been self-taught my entire life, so I suppose I can tell you what it's like.
    To be blunt, it is difficult. Not because of the material or the fact that you have no one to teach you, but because it can be extremely difficult to motivate yourself. If you can somehow, miraculously, push yourself to study for two years non-stop, then you should be fine. However, if you don't think you can do that, then I would suggest doing only one subject at a time. For example, finish maths in the first four months, take a month off and then do your second subject and then a month off and then your third subject.
    Sorry if that wasn't much help.
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    (Original post by BenJohnNorm)
    So basically after a couple years of procrastinating I have decided I'm going to get myself to University for September 2018.

    My plan is to self study three A-Levels but I'm pretty clueless as to what path to take; and I'm anxious to get on with it.

    I got ABC in Double Applied Business and Maths at AS-Level a couple years back, however I know I cannot now finish them off due to the A-Level change.

    Does anybody have any advice regarding self studying, online colleges and applying to uni while self educating ? Anything you can share would be appreciated.

    Also, I'm undecided between Business, Maths, Economics, Sociology and Environmental Science for my options if anyone has personal experience with these courses.

    Thanks a lot in advance !
    Maths has not yet changed and so if you wanted to you could complete the A level you have already started.


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    Maths has not yet changed and so if you wanted to you could complete the A level you have already started.


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    Would it be possible to sit the exam in 2018 ? Do you have any links to any websites with information about the changes I can't find any good ones. Thanks
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    Would it be possible to sit the exam in 2018 ? Do you have any links to any websites with information about the changes I can't find any good ones. Thanks
    The last chance to sit old spec A2 exams for maths for the first time is summer 2018. You can resit in AS or A2 in summer 2019 if you have already taken them.

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