Hey! Sign in to get help with your study questionsNew here? Join for free to post

Higher Modern Studies, Physics, RE or Art?

Announcements Posted on
Fancy a fiver? Fill in our quick survey and we’ll send you a £5 Amazon voucher 03-05-2016
  1. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by SnoochToTheBooch)
    But physics is still a strong subject to have on any university application, especially medicine out of that list of possible degrees. As for the other subjects, modern studies is worthless if it's another name for general studies, art isn't exactly a sought-after subject these days, and RE is... well... about religion :banghead:. Anyway, coercion is such a strong word. I just wanted to put a word in for an epic subject that I feel extremely fortunate to have been turned on to.
    You do realise that this is a Scottish Qualifications thread, right?
    Modern Studies is absolutely nothing like General Studies and is a very well respected subject and is a great choice if you want to go on to study anything like law, journalism, politics, economics and any other similar subject.

    RMPS has a unit dedicated to a plethora of world religions (knowledge of which I believe to be rather imperative in our society), a unit dedicated to moral and ethical philosophy, and a unit dedicated to Christianity and its conflicts with science; a unit which I believe could be rewritten to focus more on the philosophy of science rather than science vs. religion.

    I have no problem with you suggesting Physics, I think it's a great choice too. I have a problem with you suggesting Physics for the wrong reasons and acting like it's the only respectable or sensible choice. There is nothing wrong with the other subjects.
  2. Offline

    ReputationRep:
    To whoever the physics fanatic is I already am taking physics at standard grade credit and I got a 1 for my prelim and hopefully I will get a 1 in the final exam

Reply

Submit reply

Register

Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: March 28, 2012
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Today on TSR

iGCSE English Language

Here's the unofficial markscheme

Poll
How often are people with Asthma hospitalised in the UK?
Applying to university
Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.