Could anyone explain to me what these admission requirements stand for?
The entry requirements for mature students at Harvard are:
4 A*s (A Level)
3 A*s (AS 2 Level)
Should get involved in sports, charity, or contributions.
'A' Levels are the examinations taken in separate subjects by British young people at the age af 18/19. Those who wish to go to University take beteween three and five subjects normally. A* (A star) is the highest grade/mark you can obtain in these examinations.
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