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    Just don't. Don't do it to yourself. AVOID A-LEVELS! On a more serious note take whatever you like most. It's going to take up 2 years of your life after all 😀
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    (Original post by Sarahchuu)
    Of course if you enjoy writing history essays then go for it! Just bear in mind that with any subject the level of depth required at A level is a big step up from GCSE. An A* in English GCSE would not equate to a C at A level English.

    Mind me asking what kind of history you're most interested in/what your school will teach you about?
    i am aware but history is my most fav subject

    they will be teaching history of europe 18th-19th century, reform movements in Eng+Wales, Italian unification and american century 19th-20th century, Tsar, Germany, napoleon, black americans, vietnam+korean war, reform act and political change.

    sounds like an amazing course :hoppy: i dont mind any kind of history, theyre all interesting to me. do you do history?

    (Original post by Kiniun)
    I don't know if I'm completely defeating the purpose of this thread

    But, I wanted to take up geography for a-level, however I didn't take it as a GCSE. The college I want to go to says you only need B in geography or a science to take it so will my lack of geographical knowledge hinder me in any way? Should I maybe start revising some stuff in the summer (will be doing this for maths anyway:emo: )

    Or maybe I should stick to my first choice which was Economics?

    Geography of Economics? My other A-level choices are Maths,Chem and Physics
    my friend who have not done geography at gcse wants to do it at A level. the geography teacher said that they'll need to do some kind of ''work'' for it, that's all i know. it shouldnt be really hard as it's an a level that doesnt require any specific gcse apart from english.
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