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Old 09-17-2012, 08:42 PM   #1291
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I'm stressing about getting into Uni.

Damn me and my 17 year old self that thought HSC... who cares! I am glad in a sense that I was not in the right head space to do well in the HSC and do well at uni. I like so many 17 year olds also had no idea what I wanted to do with my life.

So now here I am, applied to get in and they are asking for proof of English proficiency. After panicking and a few phone calls I have now found out that year 10 will be good enough, especially since I had a reasonable mark.

Now I have to:
  • Finish up chasing a reference from my old work
  • Find or get a new copy of my School Certificate transcript
  • Sit the STAT test this Saturday
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Old 09-17-2012, 09:32 PM   #1292
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Oh, MumfromOz - I wish you could tell that to my 17year old DD - has the capability - but more interested in having fun, its all I can do to keep her at school, she would happily leave and work at Woolworths!!!

I have 12months to go!!!!

But once you have a goal, it makes all the difference, I am sure things will work out for you!
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Old 09-18-2012, 06:17 AM   #1293
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I'm stressing about getting into Uni.

Damn me and my 17 year old self that thought HSC... who cares! I am glad in a sense that I was not in the right head space to do well in the HSC and do well at uni. I like so many 17 year olds also had no idea what I wanted to do with my life.

So now here I am, applied to get in and they are asking for proof of English proficiency. After panicking and a few phone calls I have now found out that year 10 will be good enough, especially since I had a reasonable mark.

Now I have to:
  • Finish up chasing a reference from my old work
  • Find or get a new copy of my School Certificate transcript
  • Sit the STAT test this Saturday

Breathe.....breathe.....


You'll be fine.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:45 AM   #1294
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Good luck with the STAT test.
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Old 09-18-2012, 06:12 PM   #1295
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Good luck for Saturday Mum from Oz, sending some extra pixie dust your way
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Old 09-19-2012, 09:20 PM   #1296
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Thanks guys. I feel as prepared as I can be. It's not really a test you can study for anyway.
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Old 09-21-2012, 12:35 AM   #1297
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Good Luck, Fingers Crossed.
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Old 09-21-2012, 01:18 AM   #1298
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Good luck with your test Mum from Oz
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Old 09-21-2012, 04:03 AM   #1299
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Yep, Mum from Oz, we are all thinking of you
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Good luck tomorrow, Mum from Oz.
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Old 09-21-2012, 11:53 PM   #1301
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Thanks so much! I sat the test now I just have to see the results. Two to three weeks to wait. I have no idea how I went. I am sure I didn't do them all wrong nut I'm not sure which ones I got right either. Only time will tell.
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Old 09-22-2012, 04:18 AM   #1302
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Thanks for letting us know that you got through. Fingers, toes and anything else crossed for you.
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Old 09-22-2012, 06:33 AM   #1303
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Me too-everything crossed. Keep us posted!
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Old 09-22-2012, 10:30 PM   #1304
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Thinking about you! Have my fingers crossed for A great result.

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Old 09-23-2012, 07:12 PM   #1305
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Phew I have had 3 incredibly busy weeks at work. Today feels like the first time I've been able to stop and take a breath!
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