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Are there any subjects I can easily do a whole A-level for in one year?

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    Okay, so in my first year, I ****ed up bad and knew I was going to get a U in computer science so I picked up economics as well in January as I'd have more chance of doing decently in that, and although I was 100% spot on about the U in computer science, I got an E in AS economics.

    Technically this doesn't matter because it won't count for the final A-level result, but like with computer science, I have a bad feeling I'm not going to do well enough for the grades I need at all.

    I really need help because none of it is sticking in my mind and the only other subjects I have are Mathematics and Classics, which I do well in but I'm not going to get far with only those two.

    So, are there any particularly easy A-levels I could complete in this one year?

    I pretty much did ICT WJEC in one year, well I resat the AS exam & re-did the coursework by myself, along with the A2 exam and coursework in my second year of sixth form. I got an A grade in the end but idk really, with ICT you would only have to remember the mark schemes.

    Any chance you could just re-sit the year? Because to do a full A-level in one year would depend on how it's assessed, like you'd have to do the AS and A2 coursework and they normally would take around half a year to complete. Or subjects that are purely essay based will take a long time to learn the study materials for AS and A2 in one year.

    If you have a genuine interest in a particular subject then I would say go ahead and do it in one year, but if you're just going to try to do a subject that you despise then its not worth it. I was seriously considering picking up Law and completing it in one year if I didn't go to university lol.
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    I'm not sure. I was going to redo the year, but because I'd done alright in classics and mathematics, it felt like a waste of time so I returned to year 13.

    I do have particular interests in the more practical subjects like art or a tech, but I know there'd be a lot of coursework to catch up on. I just really unsure at the moment :/
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