UCAS Points and me

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-11 15:30:02 - Similar - Report/Block

I studied Level 3 BTEC national Certificate in uniformed public services (17 units, not 12 like ucas sometimes says) got it in 2010. Looking at UCAS it looks like I haven't got enough points to do what what I want after I was assured by my rather wonderful College that it wouldn't effect me greatly to do that rather than a diploma. I got...

Please help me-Science

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-25 13:27:54 - Similar - Report/Block

Hey guys Im new to this site. I am so depressed I really need help dont know who to ask advise from. I have studied level 2 btec in science and got a PASS in it (80 UCAS POINTS) I was studying level 3 btec however left it incomplete because was having personal problems. I thought i would to apprenticeship but I cant find anything. I reall...

BTEC Extended Diploma UCAS points?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-12 01:04:28 - Similar - Report/Block

So im looking in to doing the BTEC Health and Social Care extended diploma level 3 - i've looked on individual university websites and lots of the ones im interested in accept it as an alternative route to studying Adult Nursing. However, on the UCAS website i dont seem to be able to find it the exact qualification the tariff table... hel

Flopped A-levels......Need 300 UCAS Points!

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-24 04:13:28 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi. Long story short....flopped A-levels (big time) due to very bad health problems. (taking gap year to sort myself out). Only got 110 UCAS points from 1 btec and an AS level. I want to do a business course which requires 300 UCAS points. I know i am capable of coping with the demands of a BA degree. Dont want to do foundation degree as...

course wants 300 im only gonna get 280 ucas points

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-10 11:40:18 - Similar - Report/Block

im doing forensic computing at dmu, do alot of people apply for it? ill definately be 20 ucas points short, can i still get a place? i have no interest in the btec business course im doing which is why i will be 20 points short, will dmu still accept me? mainly do you think i can get a place when they're asking for 300 points and ill only...

Haven't got 300 Ucas points which most employers are looking for

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-10 02:34:08 - Similar - Report/Block

Hey everyone! :) I have got an unconditional offer to study BA Economics at University which had entry requirements of 300 Ucas points. I achieved 260 Ucas points (BCC) but 290 including my AS Level (Which my university accepted). Whilst looking at potential jobs I could get after my degree in the banking/finance/accounting sector, provid...

Can you go to university with btec level 2?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-27 00:03:04 - Similar - Report/Block

I've got my child care level 2 BTEC and health and social care level 2 BTEC would I be able to go to university with just level 2 BTEC as I've got UCASS points from the courses. Thanks...

How lenient is the insurance offer?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-04 00:40:59 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, basically I received a conditional offer from De Montfort so I put it as my insurance, the course is Economics and they are asking for BBC or 280 ucas points (it actually only says 280 ucas points and has no information about grades required like it does for it's others courses, I thought I'd just mention that incase it is different t...

Btec national applied science

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-11 15:00:05 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, i wanted to apply to kings college for nutrition, but i was scared since im doing a btec and kings is a highly ranked university. My question is does kings accept btec national (2alevels equivalent)??...

What subject can I combine with BTEC Medical Science?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-23 12:09:01 - Similar - Report/Block

I have chosen ICT and Health and Social Care but I am thinking to take biology as I want to become a Orthoptist or ODP. Orthoptist Course wants A level Biology or BTEC Applied Science with AS Level Biology, I am so confused, I am doing BTEC Science and achieving Distinction/Distinction*, PLEASE HELP ME WHAT I SHALL DO OR SHOULD I PICK ENG...

BTEC level 3 applied science

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-24 00:30:44 - Similar - Report/Block

i've got some scanned images of the btec book http://www.amazon.co.uk/Level-National-A pplied-Science-Student/dp/1846906806 if anyone needs them pm me and ill send it.:)...

PGCE application entry requirements

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-23 18:16:40 - Similar - Report/Block

Ok so I need GCSEs in English, maths and Science. Would IGCSE, BTEC or OCR National Science count as GCSE? For A-level requirements would BTEC Level 3 count? Thanks for your help. Sorry if this is posted in the wrong place.

evolveStar Join

Extra unit - BTEC level 3 national extended diploma?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-11 04:13:27 - Similar - Report/Block

Is it possible to take an extra unit (originally 18) in the BTEC level 3 national extended diploma? I mean is there a limit on how many you can take, or can you pick up an extra one, by self teaching yourself, and have it added to your grade? Thanks in advance to whoever helps :D...

Extended project UCAS points

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-04 01:02:33 - Similar - Report/Block

I'm in year 12 and want to study Geology at Plymouth. The entry requirement is 320 UCAS points but does the university accept the UCAS points from the extended project to go towards your offer?...

Opinion on my BTEC Grade

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-21 00:58:35 - Similar - Report/Block

I'm currently in my last year in college, studying BTEC Business. I'm predicted three distinctions but I think I will get a distinction* and two distinctions (D*DD). I want to get opinions from A-Level and BTEC students alike to see if they think these grades hold the same weight as their supposed equivalent, which is A*AA when using UCAS...

Sixth form How many UMS points is a U worth

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-20 19:11:27 - Similar - Report/Block

I recently did a biology practical. As level. OCR. And I got 23/40 which is a U. 24 was the cut off point for a E. I'm feeling really bummed at the moment :( I just wanna know if I get any UMS points for it. UMS- I repeat- not UCAS. I need as many UMS points as I can get because i'm looking to get an A in my final AS grade. Thanks! P.s. i...

Calculating UCAS Points

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-20 19:07:02 - Similar - Report/Block

Can someone help me out here. When calculating my UCAS, if I take a subject at AS and then continue it to A2, do I add the points I got at AS (60) to my A2 points (120) to make 180. Or do we just keep 120 as I didn't drop it? I worked this out at 640 UCAS points but that seems incredibly high. I think I've done it wrong because I don't kn...

BTEC IT partitioners level 3 or A level ICT

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-01 02:25:40 - Similar - Report/Block

Okay I'm still in high school, I leave in two weeks and need to sort out my college. I have been accepted into both, the local sixth form and the college of my choice. However I want to go to college and do a btec, I know I can get into Northumbria university with this qualification but I don't know if I'm going to get the compulsory 5 c...

Redo Year 12 After Year 13

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-02-18 00:30:12 - Similar - Report/Block

Hey, I need to get two A's to get into the uni of my choice (due to UCAS points). I currently have 70 from the two AS subjects that I dropped and as I'm only doing two full A-Levels, I need high grades for a relatively disappointing uni. Anyway, I was wondering if it's possible for me to go back and redo year 12 with brand new subjects an...

Studying in US

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-10 10:46:42 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi guys, I'm a BTEC level 3 student in Business. I want to go to uni in US and I'm wondering can you tell me some good Universities which accept BTEC level 3 ? Thank you :)...

I have 4 'real' gcse's, HELP ME PLEASE

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-14 02:32:15 - Similar - Report/Block

Ive applied to do nursing at uni and I have an interview at London South Bank in April. On the requirements it says 260 UCAS points and 5 gcse's/equivalent (grade c) The A levels arent a problem, just the gcse's. I have a NCFE level 2 pass in Graphic Design National Certificate level 2 at Merit In ICT I have English lit and lang at grades...

International student BTEC

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-23 13:54:41 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi everyone!! I'm an italian student and I'd like to continuing my studies in London. I caught a certificate after 13 years of studies called "Diploma di maturità tecnica". I wrote an e-mail to a college to know how can my Diploma be compared with UK certification. They told me it is like a BTEC National/Diploma/Certificate/Award. My prob...

FTAO Nursing Students

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-14 00:46:10 - Similar - Report/Block

I'm interested in doing child nursing at hull uni in 2 years time after I've completed sixth form. I can't find anything about BTEC's on the entry requirements. I'll be doing BTEC level 3 extended diploma in Health & Social. Has anyone here managed to get in to nursing at Hull with a btec? As it's a full time course I'm only allowed to ta...

The Bartlett - UCL, Architecture accept Product Design?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-26 16:08:50 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi guys, I applied to UCL to study the Architecture Bsc, however I was unsuccessful due to the fact that my third subject was a BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma in IT. I am re-applying with another A-Level in Product Design. Does anyone know whether UCL accept Product Design as a third subject A-Level? I am aware that UCL prefers applican...

Will anywhere consider me??Aghh!

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-11 19:55:37 - Similar - Report/Block

I currently hold: GCSE Technology and Design - A English Language - B English Literature - B Drama and Theatre - B RE - B Spanish - C Science (Double Award) - DD Maths - C AS LEVEL English Literature - A Drama and Theatre - A A Level English Literature - C Drama and Theatre - B BAhons in Enlgish Literature and Media Studies - 2:2 :( BTEC...

Hi! Getting into Biomedical Science with a BTEC level 3 extended qualification?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-02-21 15:36:14 - Similar - Report/Block

I was just wondering if you are, or know anybody that has previously been given offers to study BioMedical science with a btec qualification? I am currently studying BTEC level 3 extended diploma in Health Science (equivalent to 3 a levels, hoping to get distinction*'s) and just finished a work placement at the NHS Blood and Transplant. W...

Help on Conditional!

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-29 13:42:44 - Similar - Report/Block

Application sent: 12th November Uni: University of Arts London Course: Photography Decision [Offer/Rejection]: Offer Offer Grades: Conditional Date Offer Received: 28th March On my decision letter on UCAS, it says I need GCSE A Level grades BB to get in. But on the course information on their website, it says I need 200 tariff points (whi...

Distance learning A-levels?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-03 15:03:27 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, :) Is anyone doing distance learning a-levels? I'm a bit apprehensive about doing one :S . (I can't do 6th form I'm 22) If so, where and were they any good? I've just looked at Oxford College online and I could do one online for about £300. http://www.oxfordcollege.ac/courses/a-le vel-courses . I should have done better in my A-levels...

Why do crappy universities ask for UCAS points rather than grades?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-14 22:48:11 - Similar - Report/Block

For instance, Greenwich University ask for 260 UCAS points for their Mathematics course which is only BBC! Is it because they are too ashamed to put the grades required on their website due to comparisons with better universities?...

Will my grades get me into a good university such as Oxbridge?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-23 19:09:12 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, I'm a GCSE student, and I was wondering that if what I get in my GCSE's would matter if I could get into a good university? For example, I like Oxbridge or the university of London, and in my GCSE's, I've predicted I would get; 5 A*'s, 1 A and 5 B's OR 4 A*'s, 1 A and 6 B's. The 2 A*'s would come from a Double Business BTEC course I a...

Can you get into an American College(University) with a Btec level 3

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-21 12:05:10 - Similar - Report/Block

Hello I am from England and currently studying a btec level 3 which if I get a distinction, distinction, distinction it is equivalent to 3 a's at a levels, I am aware that I have to take my SATs if I wan't to go to an American College(university) but will American Colleges accept btec students who do well in their SATs and also I am in my...

Btec it level 3 software development

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-24 04:28:12 - Similar - Report/Block

Just wondering has anyone done the btec level 3 software development, your thoughts on it and of it will actually get me into queens/liverpool for computersci or software Engineering Posted from TSR Mobile...

No science GCSE's? At a disadvantage?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-22 18:23:15 - Similar - Report/Block

Sorry if this is too long! Hi, I got a D in the first GCSE exam in year 10 and we wasn't allowed to retake, so I was hoping to boost it up with the coursework but we wasn't even given the chance to finish the coursework because the head of science decided to put our class on the BTEC course. This was done without any parent consultation,...

Fine Art at Oxford

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-12 00:39:09 - Similar - Report/Block

Hello everyone, I'm currently at the end of my first year doing a business BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3 course at a college (trying to get those Distinctions, but mostly getting Merits ), either-way I'm going to be applying to a University next year and I want to do something related to art, and I saw that Oxford now accepts BTEC's (not...

GCSEs and A-Levels to be a nurse or doctor?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-06 00:22:02 - Similar - Report/Block

Hey, I want to become a doctor or nurse. I am in year 11 and are picking a-level options My Current GCSE's Are: English (Working at C/B) (Pre:C) Maths (Working at C/B) (Pre: D) Science Double Award (Working at B/A) (Pre:B) BTEC Level 2 (Completed D*D*D*D*) RE (Working at C/B) (Pre:C) Psychology (Working at C/B) (Pre:C) Electronics (Workin...

3 A-Levels and a BTEC certificate

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-05-09 00:31:46 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, This year I'm doing A.S-Level Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Music. They have been going really well apart from Biology. I was thinking of dropping Biology at the end of A.S. and doing a BTEC Performing Arts Certificate. I just wanted to know has anyone done 3 A-levels and a BTEC certificate and what the work load was like for you! Tha...

Medicine from BTEC

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-04-08 15:04:07 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi people, Does anyone know universities that allow BTEC level 3 applied science to study medicine at university? Many thanks Posted from TSR Mobile...

Level 3 BTECs — how's the workload?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-17 08:18:07 - Similar - Report/Block

Hello, I'm due to begin BTEC Level 3 ICT (the one that's equivalent to 1 A level) in September. And since I've never done a BTEC before, I have some questions. Can anybody tell me what the workload may be like? Is most work done in-class or as homework? Will I probably have to do lots of long essays? And, most importantly, will I have eno...

Maths content in Manchester's Geology with Planetary Science

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-06-12 11:29:08 - Similar - Report/Block

Hi, this is a question for anyone who is doing/has studied Geology with Planetary Science at Manchester University (this may also apply to the other strands of Geology there, I'm not sure). I'm considering accepting an offer for 2014 entry (I applied directly as I already have the qualifications so I didn't go through UCAS) after having w...

What do you think of my A Level results?

thestudentroom.co.uk - 2013-03-23 19:02:37 - Similar - Report/Block

I have C in Law C in Psychology D in History I know they are not brilliant but I messed around too much and regret it so much! I also have a Merit in Health and Social Care subsidary diploma (first year only) Altogether that is 300 UCAS points. Now tell me, can I go to a decent uni to study Childrens Nursing with these grades. Thank you.


Fill out the form you see below. Registration is free, fast and simple.
If you are already registered, sign in page login.

Web Site :
Required Field
First Name :
Required Field
Last Name :
Required Field
Email :
Required Field
Sex :
Required Field

evolveStar.com is free for ever !

evolveStar.com provides a search engine that allows you to gather information to write their own blog.

evolveStar.com enhances the sources displaying the logo of the site.

If you want to remove your site or you believe a site listed infringes copyright, please report it to: info@evolvestar.com

Specifies the subject copyright violation and the url of the page

evolveStar.com respecting the law DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) will immediately remove whatever its merits.

Next will be effectual and relevant checks.

Who We Are Partner Advertising Contacts Privacy terms Help & FAQ

© Copyright 2010-2017 Fabrizio Fichera. All rights reserved.