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    Hi

    To get into the course i want to study, it requires me to get a grade B at GCSE in maths, i was like 2 marks off a B. Should i lie? Do they check certificates when you subbmit them?
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    Don't lie, it's just asking for it

    if u don't get caught now... you'll get caught later

    in my school, before submitting ucas we had to bring in our certificates as proof of our grades... most referees will check against the school database before doing ur reference.
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    If they ask for your certificates then you are buggered, so it's not advisable.

    Even if you got away with it, would you be able to handle the guilt? :^_^:
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    they send off your qualifications with your UCAS
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    i can easily live with the guilt...

    just don't want to get caught. How do the confirm ur grades?
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    most people here will tell you not to do it because they believe in poetic justice. however, in reality, you could easily get away with it. plenty of people from my school did it and are doing fine (some of them are in second year now). i don't think unis will randomly tell you to prove your gcse scores; it's up to the person who wrote your reference to confirm them, and in my school they didn't give a crap.
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    (Original post by LH123)
    If they ask for your certificates then you are buggered, so it's not advisable.

    Even if you got away with it, would you be able to handle the guilt? :^_^:
    oh, come on...
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    yes go like about your grade haha
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    Schools do have aduty to check your application details for truth and correctness. Most do, some don't. Some universities ask for proof of qualifications later on. All have a right to withdraw offers or send down anyone who has lied in their application.
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    (Original post by madima)
    oh, come on...
    Some people are actually inherently honest, myself included.

    Maybe I wouldn't feel too guilty, not to breaking point, but I prefer to be honest.
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    (Original post by madima)
    most people here will tell you not to do it because they believe in poetic justice. however, in reality, you could easily get away with it. plenty of people from my school did it and are doing fine (some of them are in second year now). i don't think unis will randomly tell you to prove your gcse scores; it's up to the person who wrote your reference to confirm them, and in my school they didn't give a crap.
    cheers madima. But when u say the person writing ur reference, who do which teacher do you meen? I've got an IT techer whos sound and will let defo get away with it, but what about the other teachers? Or do u meen the head of 6th form?
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    No, never like about your grades.
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    (Original post by madima)
    ...i don't think unis will randomly tell you to prove your gcse scores...
    I had to send certificate copies after accepting a place.
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    (Original post by VK-91)
    cheers madima. But when u say the person writing ur reference, who do which teacher do you meen? I've got an IT techer whos sound and will let defo get away with it, but what about the other teachers? Or do u meen the head of 6th form?
    Your head could possibly check it before its sent off but that's unlikely. You will probably be assigned a tutor.
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    (Original post by VK-91)
    cheers madima. But when u say the person writing ur reference, who do which teacher do you meen? I've got an IT techer whos sound and will let defo get away with it, but what about the other teachers? Or do u meen the head of 6th form?
    the person who writes your personal statement varies from school to school. for me, for example, it was my tutor and the lady at the career's office we had.
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    I had to send certificate copies after accepting a place.
    you are a minority.
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    (Original post by madima)
    you are a minority.
    Proof please. Otherwise this comment is as inane as your previous ones.
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    (Original post by VK-91)
    Hi

    To get into the course i want to study, it requires me to get a grade B at GCSE in maths, i was like 2 marks off a B. Should i lie? Do they check certificates when you subbmit them?
    If unis bothered, they could easily find out who you are just from this forum. I looked at your post history and you've revealed quite a bit about yourself and it would be that difficult to narrow you down.

    Anyway, in reality I probably think you could get away with it, the chances are higher than what people have been making it out to be. I would strongly advise against it though. Anyway aren't you religious?

    Also one of your posts in your post history was this. "That's cheating you dumbass!" How ironic.
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    (Original post by Good bloke)
    Schools do have aduty to check your application details for truth and correctness. Most do, some don't. Some universities ask for proof of qualifications later on. All have a right to withdraw offers or send down anyone who has lied in their application.
    Good bloke - every time I see you, you seem to have a new title under your name!
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    (Original post by Jelkin)
    Good bloke - every time I see you, you seem to have a new title under your name!
    i was thinking along the same lines; last time I saw him, he definitely wasn't a mod and he didn't have nearly as much rep as he does now.
 
 
 

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