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    Hi Everyone, I am currently studying
    AS Biology, Maths, English Language and Literature, for Year 12.

    I was wondering what are the best ways to revise for these subjects individually to attain A*s ??

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    (Original post by zmarai123)
    Hi Everyone, I am currently studying
    AS Biology, Maths, English Language and Literature, for Year 12.

    I was wondering what are the best ways to revise for these subjects individually to attain A*s ??

    Thanks for your responses!
    Hello! First of all, the highest grade you can get at AS is an A, only at A2 can you get an A*.

    My best piece of advice, is take it a chapter at a time. After each chapter, or unit, or novel, or whatever it is - Do revision, practice papers, and some form of overall summary to refer back to.

    Keep at this, and do past papers as often as you can manage using the examiners reports, and you’re on track to do very well.
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    (Original post by FloralHybrid)
    Hello! First of all, the highest grade you can get at AS is an A, only at A2 can you get an A*.

    My best piece of advice, is take it a chapter at a time. After each chapter, or unit, or novel, or whatever it is - Do revision, practice papers, and some form of overall summary to refer back to.

    Keep at this, and do past papers as often as you can manage using the examiners reports, and you’re on track to do very well.
    Thank You, what subjects did you do and what did you get, if you don't mind me asking.
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    Thank You, what subjects did you do and what did you get, if you don't mind me asking.
    I’m currently in Year 13, taking English Lit, History, Psychology, and did Maths AS and got an A, it was the only AS I took. I am predicted A*A*A at the end of Year 13, and hoping to study Law.

    For maths more than anything, past papers. Over and over. If you finish a unit on say, Differentiation, then go to all past papers you can and do that specific unit. It’s easier than doing past papers in one big bundle. ☺️
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    Well for starters you can't get an A* at AS Level. The highest you can get is an A.

    I got an A in my Politics AS last year, so I can advise you on how to get an A. What I will say is you have to put in the hard work. Revise diligently in whatever ways suit you best. For me it was past papers and textbooks. However, it might be different for you. Also make sure to utilise your free periods for study. Try and find people to study with, they don't have to do the same subject as you but you can just sit with them and revise and have some light chit-chat.

    I am fascinate with politics so I enjoyed revising about it, thus I did a heck of a lot of revision. You may not enjoy your subjects but if you want to get the high grades then you have to revise. A Level is like 60% hard work and effort with 40% raw intelligence. You can't afford to rely on intellect alone which you can at GCSEs.
 
 
 

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