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    Did anyone here do 5 As levels? I was thinking of doing maths, chemistry, biology, physics and psychology. Would it be too much?
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    (Original post by OwlOfFire)
    Did anyone here do 5 As levels? I was thinking of doing maths, chemistry, biology, physics and psychology. Would it be too much?
    B_9710 did 5 A-levels. But they say taking all sciences is heavy workload in general.
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    (Original post by theravadaz)
    I can almost promise that you'll have a different perspective at the end of your AS year. It will likely be the case that you'll find there's one subject that you can't wait to drop. Don't bother stressing at this stage
    Sounds like I probably will.
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    (Original post by ColossalAtom)
    I'll be starting year 12 soon and doing biology, chemistry, physics and maths. I heard 4 AS subjects is no problem for most people, but what about 4 A-levels? I genuinely like all 4 of those subjects, but don't want to be overwhelmed and end up with a humanised blue screen of death.

    How did you cope with them?

    Did you get the grades you wanted?
    I was in the exact same position as you. I did the same subjects as you and I liked all of them, so I decided to take all of them to A2 and I managed to get 4A*s without spending every waking minute revising. I see a lot of people on here who did 4 A levels did maths and further maths, but I think if you're good at maths and you enjoy it then further maths doesn't take as much extra time as a completely different subject. If you genuinely enjoy all of your subjects then I'd say do 4 A levels.
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    (Original post by ColossalAtom)
    Such herculean tasks. What grades did you get? Are you going to uni this year?
    I got 4A* and an A. The A was in biology which I'm not bothered about at all. I am going to uni this year.
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    (Original post by Jpw1097)
    I was in the exact same position as you. I did the same subjects as you and I liked all of them, so I decided to take all of them to A2 and I managed to get 4A*s without spending every waking minute revising. I see a lot of people on here who did 4 A levels did maths and further maths, but I think if you're good at maths and you enjoy it then further maths doesn't take as much extra time as a completely different subject. If you genuinely enjoy all of your subjects then I'd say do 4 A levels.
    How long ago did you do this? Where are you in life now?
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    (Original post by ColossalAtom)
    How long ago did you do this? Where are you in life now?
    I have just finished my A levels, and I'm starting medicine at the University of Birmingham in September.
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    I have just finished my A levels, and I'm starting medicine at the University of Birmingham in September.
    Congratulations. I thought about Birmingham as one of my choices.
 
 
 
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