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    I'm likely to get at least B's (oh god I hope I'm not jinxing it!) in three of my subjects, but the fourth, Biology, I struggled with for the whole year, and after sitting the exams I genuinely think I'll be lucky to come out with an E or D.
    I've been predicted AAB for next year, and I have lots of things to put on my personal statement such as volunteering at museums (want to do Archaeology and History), peer mentoring and an extended project in psychology, and loads of other stuff. However will my 4th AS let me down in terms of getting into uni? Particularly Exeter, they're the highest ranking uni I'm thinking of applying to.
    Also, would it be worth taking up another AS next year? Or would it be too late anyway/jeopardise the chances of getting my predicted A2 results?

    I'm very, very worried.

    anyway, if anyone has been in a similar situation I'd be really grateful to read your experiences.
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    I had aaac when I applied and my 4th grade didn't hold me back-I got all 5 offers. Most offers are based on 3 so if you have the grades they're looking for in your top 3 you will be considered. I also took up an extra AS although wish I hadn't as I ended up being ill this year and not being able to do all the work I should have done.
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    You already have your predicted grades for A2?
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    You'll be fine, Archaelogy and history combined aren't particularly competitive and from what I looked at when I was considering it your other three grades should be enough to get you into most top universities.
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    (Original post by NihilisticMystics)
    I'm likely to get at least B's (oh god I hope I'm not jinxing it!) in three of my subjects [...] I've been predicted AAB for next year
    Things like this continue to disturb me. Firstly, the assertion by your school (and I don't just mean your school; I mean a lot of schools) that you will do better at A2 than AS seems somewhat odd, given that A2 modules are harder. Secondly, for your school to have already estimated how well they think you'll do, given that half of your score will be available to them in just over a month's time, seems pointless if not downright contrary.
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    (Original post by milliondollarcorpse)
    You already have your predicted grades for A2?
    That's what I was thinking...
 
 
 
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