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    (Original post by michaelyus)
    So the GCSE qualification is merely secondary.
    Or as I put it

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    (Original post by The Morrigu)
    LOL that is very true.

    You know, I have been the day/night shift now for like 2 days going.

    It makes me laugh.

    Think I can get away with NOT sleeping today at all, just to see what happens?
    I tried it. Gave up around 11am and slept til 8pm...
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    (Original post by !MEna)
    Does anyone know when the grade boundaries get leaked?
    I allways thought they come out with the past paper like nine months after!
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    (Original post by michaelyus)
    Although technically A-levels are still GCE qualifications (without the S).

    So the GCSE qualification is merely secondary.
    ssshhhh.....

    well as's are advanced subsidiary's remember
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    (Original post by michaelyus)
    Although technically A-levels are still GCE qualifications (without the S).

    So the GCSE qualification is merely secondary.
    Aye.

    Its GCE Advanced Level

    Then GCE Advanced Subsidary (something like that...) Level
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    Oh right. Aim for the stars.
    I know your capable of getting awesome results so oxbridge might be right for you. Just get up to high A's by doing some retakes. Are you going for the top three or four Unis then having a low insurance. That sounds wise. Just visit all the univeristies they have early open days.
    aww,you have far more faith in me than my family does. yeh, planning on applying to four very competitive unis, and then one potential insurance (although it would still be AAB). I think I can get the grades, but I'm not confident about getting the offers. I guess all one can do is apply and hope.
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    A giraffe's neck contains the same number of vertebrae as a human.
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    I allways thought they come out with the past paper like nine months after!
    Well yes, but TSR is well known for things like these. Some summer 09 mark schemes even got leaked but that topic was quickly deleted.
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    (Original post by Gamer99)
    Or as I put it

    :rofl: too true, it is the highest qualifcation a chav will ever obtain. (sterotypically)
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    People, we need to get 10K before GCSErs get 6K. We are like 7 pages ahead of them too....
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    470 469 posts till 10k people!
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    I allways thought they come out with the past paper like nine months after!
    Oh right, nevermind then. :o:

    I was under the impression that they could be made available soon since this summer's Edexcel papers and final markschemes were leaked.
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    (Original post by The Morrigu)
    People, we need to get 10K before GCSErs get 6K. We are like 7 pages ahead of them too....
    Only 7 pages!?
    And why aren't they asleep yet? They're only 16 - surely it's far past their bedtimes!
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    (Original post by Gamer99)
    Well yes, but TSR is well known for things like these. Some summer 09 mark schemes even got leaked but that topic was quickly deleted.
    I sat the Jan 09 exam in my Psy last summer, because the June 08 exam got leaked.

    That was interesting, cause the Jan exam was a resit paper, and was therefore immensely easier XD
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    (Original post by wootwootwoot)
    aww,you have far more faith in me than my family does. yeh, planning on applying to four very competitive unis, and then one potential insurance (although it would still be AAB). I think I can get the grades, but I'm not confident about getting the offers. I guess all one can do is apply and hope.
    No one believed in me and it sucked. I got 7 C’s at GCSE. I got told not to go Uni and I’d be going to a poly university (not that there’s anything wrong with them)
    I got three A’s at the end of AS . So I proved them all wrong lol.
    Be confident, work on your personal statement now (because of all the free time) and make it really good. And read up on interview tips. Make a good impression. Remember the universities need students! They want you fee money. When you apply they see this £££££!
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    I think we can do this you know there are like 5-6 of us here right? so if each of us does....80 posts or something....

    JACK! get back to random facts please!
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    I should really hit the hay. I'm meeting up with a friend for a spot of Nando's later on today.

    So, what do you guys usually order at Nando's? :daydreaming:
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    (Original post by Gamer99)
    Well yes, but TSR is well known for things like these. Some summer 09 mark schemes even got leaked but that topic was quickly deleted.
    (Original post by !MEna)
    Oh right, nevermind then.

    I was under the impression that they could be made available soon since this summer's Edexcel papers and final markschemes were leaked.
    Are you sure because I now recall that there is a service called E=AQA that might have the boundries earlier. Because after my ICT exam teacher logged on and pulled the papers off.
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    Don't eat at nandos. Sorry....
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    (Original post by The-Wi$e-One)
    :rofl: too true, it is the highest qualifcation a chav will ever obtain. (sterotypically)
    Or, more likely, the highest that it will fail to obtain.

    (Original post by !MEna)
    I was under the impression that they could be made available soon since this summer's Edexcel papers and final markschemes were leaked.
    Depends. The Edexcel ones are pretty much always posted on Results Day itself (with the Examiner Reports). The OCR ones were to be published on Results Day or afterwards (with mark schemes, very very slowly), but they didn't do that for Jan 2009 :mad: . The AQA ones are published, again on Results Day (in a special Grade Boundaries file). Those are the legit versions anyway. As for the leaked...
 
 
 
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