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Advice on: Repeating a Course

A photo of jaymeshaughnessy jaymeshaughnessy
Hey guys!

I'm planning on applying to a few life science/biomedical science programs at schools such as Western, McMaster and Queen's. I am currently fast tracking by taking advanced function in gr.11. However, I am not getting my desired mark (I'm getting in the 70's) and this was because I did not pass a test and my average was lowered.

If I were to repeat advanced functions in summer school because I did not achieve my desired mark, do you think universities will look down upon this?

If I were to repeat a pre-requisite course would this lower my chances of being accepted? And will I have no chance for early acceptance?

Please share your experiences, I'm really unsure of what I should do. Thanks!
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A photo of heesoup heesoup
For biomed/life science and for those schools you mentioned, repeating the course won't matter. I am repeating advanced functions too right now...
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