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Retakes, reapplying amd changing course
If you want to re-apply through UCAS for 2017 entry you cannot hold a deferred place from a 2016 application. You will need to start again.
It is quite common now to re-apply and universities will take your application seriously. In your Personal Statement, you should explain your plans to take additional exams to put yourself in a stronger position for admission in 2017.