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    Peoplle. hi.
    before i go on, this is just a 'clarification' of my a-levels, and thanks for dropping by :p:

    anyways, i was at an interview for a sixth form last week, i told the interviewe my initial choices, then my change of subject.
    my initial choices were:
    History
    English Lit.
    Economics
    Sociology

    i wanted to change sociology to Biology.
    (mainly because it's another 'traditional' subject i like)

    he looked at me as if to say... 'wat :eyeball:'
    more or less pleading i should stick with sociology and that choosing biology would make your choices 'unusual'.
    quote: 'all your chosen subjects are art-based, and you have a science thrown in ... an A in sociology is better than a B in biology etc'
    however, i was defiant and stuck to my guns.
    was he right?
    should i have stayed with my inital choices?
    thanks.

    p.s. how hard is biology on the AQA board? thanks again :p:
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    Universities like to see people with a mixture of a levels, not just all art subjects. Depends on what you want to do though really, I would of picked a science or a maths instead of sociology aswell.
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    Depends on what you would like to study after A levels, what you would enjoy more? Also it's your choice not hit.

    edit: Why not get an A in biology
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    Biology is worth far more than sociology. I imagine even if you wanted to do a sociology degree it would make no difference.

    I bet the interviewer was some douche sociology teacher. I mean any REAL teacher would probably have advised you to do that.

    I am quite disappointed in that interviewer.

    http://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/index.php?pageid=604

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    (Original post by awais590)
    Peoplle. hi.
    before i go on, this is just a 'clarification' of my a-levels, and thanks for dropping by :p:

    anyways, i was at an interview for a sixth form last week, i told the interviewe my initial choices, then my change of subject.
    my initial choices were:
    History
    English Lit.
    Economics
    Sociology

    i wanted to change sociology to Biology.
    (mainly because it's another 'traditional' subject i like)

    he looked at me as if to say... 'wat :eyeball:'
    more or less pleading i should stick with sociology and that choosing biology would make your choices 'unusual'.
    quote: 'all your chosen subjects are art-based, and you have a science thrown in ... an A in sociology is better than a B in biology etc'
    however, i was defiant and stuck to my guns.
    was he right?
    should i have stayed with my inital choices?
    thanks.

    p.s. how hard is biology on the AQA board? thanks again :p:

    i am doing similar A levels to the ones you have listed!
    to be honest it would be better to have more of a mixture not only to attract universities, but for you own enjoyment, you don't want to be having too many essays which you would if you did history,english and sociology! and economics involves some essays too!
    so yeah do a mixture if it's what you think you're going to enjoy
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    thanks for all the replies! i think i made the right decision! :yep: :p:
 
 
 
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