[ubuntu-uk] Advice for the future

Darren Mansell darren at vcoc.co.uk
Wed Oct 17 23:23:58 BST 2007


Jai Harrison wrote:
> I've just had an argument with my guardian about doing A levels next
> year instead of going to a third-rate University that will lead to my
> eventual curricular failure. It seems all of the good universities
> won't accept me without a maths qualification (only the bad ones
> require just a C in maths) and that there's no way into them after I
> finish this course. I should never have taken a BTEC... what a great
> way to waste my life.
>
> What do I do now? Take a third-rate University and end up with a
> qualification that's not worth the paper it's written on or take an A
> level whilst living on the streets?
>
> ...
>   
I've never liked maths but now I'm trying to do more and more 
development it makes me realise just how important it is for any kind of 
programming.



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