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    So the first few months of alevels have past and I can't help but feel its been alot easier than expected,the workload is completely manageable and the concepts are not that difficult. Im guessing this is can be attributed to the fact that I'm starting with 3 alevels rather than 4.Anyone else finding alevels easier than expected?
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    (Original post by hshshsghs)
    So the first few months of alevels have past and I can't help but feel its been alot easier than expected,the workload is completely manageable and the concepts are not that difficult. Im guessing this is can be attributed to the fact that I'm starting with 3 alevels rather than 4.Anyone else finding alevels easier than expected?
    From experience, Year 12s/Year13s tend to exaggerate the difficulty of A-Levels to Y11s, so it's not surprising (or unique) that you find the workload manageable.
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    Moved to A-levels
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    Just give it a few more months.....you'll realise the truth...
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    I do four and I personally think they're vastly overrated. I probably did about 3 hours a week for each subject in AS until it came to exam time ( and obvuously I did started to work more then)
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    I'm doing 4 and haven't found it difficult at all. Maybe it gets worse around exam time?
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    The difficulty is mostly the amount you’re required to remember for exams and exam technique. The second year is also significantly harder although do not worry about it
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    I think they only say its a lot of work because they dont put in the effort to do well.

    A lot of people think since they do less subjects they do less work which is what happened in my school, and is the reason several students get kicked out later on.
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    Hmm.

    I remember when I was doing A-levels in 2009. Came out the first unit exam in Psychology after having not revised much and we all jested about how easy it was....

    Everyone came out with D's, E's and U's. My D was one of the better grades....the truth was revealed.
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    (Original post by hshshsghs)
    So the first few months of alevels have past and I can't help but feel its been alot easier than expected,the workload is completely manageable and the concepts are not that difficult. Im guessing this is can be attributed to the fact that I'm starting with 3 alevels rather than 4.Anyone else finding alevels easier than expected?
    Don't speak too soon.
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    It also depends on what a levels you’re doing tbh.
    Obviously if ur doing ‘easier’ a level then ...
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    The big point is that A Levels start to get hard once you stop keeping up with the workload (which is very easy to do). If you keep going in a rhythym and keeping on top of stuff, A Levels are very manageable. But one bad half-term can mess up your whole A Levels.
 
 
 
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