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    (Original post by TeenPolyglot)
    How did you choose your A Levels, and do you like them? Are there any that you regret, and what is the best way that I can prevent myself from regretting a subject?
    You should do maths. I hated it at GCSE level, and was on a B grade until about a month before the exam. A-level Maths is very different. It's the "most asked for" A-level when applying to university. Even if you're applying for an essay-based subject, maths will still be useful later on.

    I completely messed up when choosing A-levels, but it was fine:
    I started in September of year 12 doing English Literature, Music Technology, Media Studies, and Geography. I dropped English within two weeks, and started Physics. Then I started teaching myself Maths in October. Finished with 5 AS-levels, then dropped Music Technology, and started teaching myself AS and A2 Further Maths.

    I don't really regret anything (I wasn't actually allowed to do AS Maths as I failed an algebra test that they gave everyone before the GCSE exam). In fact, I'm glad I was so indecisive; I was able to try out a lot of subjects before swapping, so I wasn't anxious that I'd picked the wrong subject later on.

    I chose Maths, Chemistry, Biology and French.
    They are my favourite subjects
    It turns out that I'm doing my best in all of them. (GCSE though let's see how that changes to AS lol)
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