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    Hello, I had left college 2 years ago for work which was big mistake. I done AS levels and got A,C and a Level 3 Cert Pass but I didnt finish the second year. Would there be any options for me to get full a levels? I tried to do access course and they told me I have too many qualifiactions and for foundation degree i need atleast one full A level and for level 3 courses all were full and im left with nothing for another year. I really want to progress to university. Can someone advise me something what to do?
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    Hello, I had left college 2 years ago for work which was big mistake. I done AS levels and got A,C and a Level 3 Cert Pass but I didnt finish the second year. Would there be any options for me to get full a levels? I tried to do access course and they told me I have too many qualifiactions and for foundation degree i need atleast one full A level and for level 3 courses all were full and im left with nothing for another year. I really want to progress to university. Can someone advise me something what to do?
    1. Whether you can convert them depends on whether you subjects are still modular or now follow the new linear format. If they are still the old modular format then you can. The chances are small as most subjects have shifted to the new linear format where everything is tested at the end of two years.

    Tell me what they are and i will tell you.

    2. Your options are:

    a) Access course 1 year and will get you onto 75% of uni courses.
    http://www.accesstohe.ac.uk/Access/F...ptcookies=true
    b) Find somewhere to let you do A levels or BTECs. Colleges.
    c) Self teach A levels.- organise it yourself and find a test centre to sit them.
    d) A levels by distance learning.
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    1. Whether you can convert them depends on whether you subjects are still modular or now follow the new linear format. If they are still the old modular format then you can. The chances are small as most subjects have shifted to the new linear format where everything is tested at the end of two years.

    Tell me what they are and i will tell you.

    2. Your options are:

    a) Access course 1 year and will get you onto 75% of uni courses.
    http://www.accesstohe.ac.uk/Access/F...ptcookies=true
    b) Find somewhere to let you do A levels or BTECs. Colleges.
    c) Self teach A levels.- organise it yourself and find a test centre to sit them.
    d) A levels by distance learning.
    They said I cant do access course because somehow i had "too many qualifications" I only got all my gcse's and AS..
    I tried looking up online a levels but they only have examinations to sit in England and I currently live in Northern Ireland.
    The subjects i did was
    AS Polish - A
    AS Applied I.C.T. - C
    BTEC Level 3 Engineering Certificate - Pass

    Also I was looking at university with foundation year which requires A levels at DDD, at the moment i have A,C,Pass, If i took another 3 A2 How all of this would add up? Would it give me 3 grades like BBB or they would be counted completely seperately?
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    They said I cant do access course because somehow i had "too many qualifications" I only got all my gcse's and AS..
    I tried looking up online a levels but they only have examinations to sit in England and I currently live in Northern Ireland.
    The subjects i did was
    AS Polish - A
    AS Applied I.C.T. - C
    BTEC Level 3 Engineering Certificate - Pass

    Also I was looking at university with foundation year which requires A levels at DDD, at the moment i have A,C,Pass, If i took another 3 A2 How all of this would add up? Would it give me 3 grades like BBB or they would be counted completely seperately?
    I would check again and contact the people on the link as to whether you can do access or not.

    If you do A2 and A levels all over again then you get the new grades plus you may be able to carry your old ones across i.e best 3. Presumably your Polish is you are a native speaker? they will take account of that.
 
 
 

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