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    Is there really a big difference between an A and an A*? I achieve an A in English language but don't know whether to resit for an A* in the summer as I feel it will just be added stressed when I have many more exams at that time some being 6 science! (Triple science). Any opinions??
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    (Original post by JamieLouiseXox)
    Is there really a big difference between an A and an A*? I achieve an A in English language but don't know whether to resit for an A* in the summer as I feel it will just be added stressed when I have many more exams at that time some being 6 science! (Triple science). Any opinions??
    I take it you're referring to GCSEs?:curious: Employers wouldn't be too worried about the different. And only very very few universities might view it as less favourable when compared to other applicants.
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    The only difference is subjectivity.
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    Fewer get A*’s. And oxbridge want applicants to have a good proportion of A*’s
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    The difference is not as significant as say a B and a C for example.

    If its going to be detrimental to your other subjects then its not worth it imo
 
 
 
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