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    I am in a bit of a pickle as to whether I should choose English Literature or Music at A level, I can't do both as they're in the same block. I do Music grades in Piano and Theory outside from school; grade 8. So is A level Music worth it? My other options are: German, French and Geography (and General Studies and Critical Thinking - if you can count them as A levels lol.) I want to do Languages and Law at University. So what's it to be? Music or English Literature?!

    Thank-you in advance.

    English literature - An essay based subject is highly recommended to apply for a law degree - and music is still something you can pursue as a hobby.

    I agree, English literature would be a better option.
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