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    I am currently in Year 11 and do not know what career I want to pursue. Teachers are constantly asking if I have considered which A levels I want to take. I have thought about a career in medicine like doctor or paramedic but I am not sure if it is the right career for me or not. SO I thought the best idea would be to try to keep my career options as open as possible.

    Do you think choosing Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English lang would be a good way to keep my options fairly open while still allowing me to possibly pursue a career in medicine?

    Or are their better options for doing so?

    Thank you in advance for any help or advice you can offer .
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    (Original post by ITZ_SNOWIN)
    I am currently in Year 11 and do not know what career I want to pursue. Teachers are constantly asking if I have considered which A levels I want to take. I have thought about a career in medicine like doctor or paramedic but I am not sure if it is the right career for me or not. SO I thought the best idea would be to try to keep my career options as open as possible.

    Do you think choosing Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English lang would be a good way to keep my options fairly open while still allowing me to possibly pursue a career in medicine?

    Or are their better options for doing so?

    Thank you in advance for any help or advice you can offer .
    Well, firstly you should think hard about what you want to do. Consider your past interests, and what gives you a natural high.

    Yeah those A-levels keep you options fairly open, you could certainly do medicine nad a host of other natural science, anthropology/philiosphy/english too perhaps.
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    (Original post by ITZ_SNOWIN)
    I am currently in Year 11 and do not know what career I want to pursue. Teachers are constantly asking if I have considered which A levels I want to take. I have thought about a career in medicine like doctor or paramedic but I am not sure if it is the right career for me or not. SO I thought the best idea would be to try to keep my career options as open as possible.

    Do you think choosing Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English lang would be a good way to keep my options fairly open while still allowing me to possibly pursue a career in medicine?

    Or are their better options for doing so?

    Thank you in advance for any help or advice you can offer .
    I'd replace physics with maths because even if you wanted to do physics they prefer maths
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    Check my blog and the post, the perfect A level combination.
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    I'd replace physics with maths because even if you wanted to do physics they prefer maths
    I am predicted to get a B in maths and a A or A* in physics.
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    I am in the in the same situation. I am in the year 11 and want to do medicine at university. I want to do biology, chemistry, geography and english lang at college. The medical schools only ask for 2 sciences, but nearly everyone who i talked to who have applied do 3. Do they give preferance to those who have done 3 sciences or would it not matter??
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    Do you think it would look better if i did philosphy and ethics or english lang?
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    Well the three Sciences would certainly help you if you chose to study Medicine after A/AS Levels.To keep your options fully open, I'd consider taking a humanity subject as they are always useful, but if you do not wish to do that, it is up to you. Your choice of subjects are certainly well respected and will allow you to study Medicine after. Good luck!
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    (Original post by ITZ_SNOWIN)
    I am predicted to get a B in maths and a A or A* in physics.
    You should try and beat that prediction; Medical Schools look for A*'s in particular.
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    Do you think it would look better if i did philosphy and ethics or english lang?
    Philosophy and Ethics, definitely. English Language is a "soft" subject.
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    Do you think it would look better if i did philosphy and ethics or english lang?
    Philosophy and Ethics - much more preferable than English Lang to be fair,
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    Maths! It's useful all around if you want to go into anything remotley science like!
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    Do a well respected arts subject - English Lit, History, Philosophy etc. Make sure it's something you enjoy!

    It'll give you a better profile if you decide to apply for medicine, and it'll leave your options open in case you decide you want to study an Arts subject at uni.
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    Id say your choice of subjects are bob on. If you decide to follow paremdic ( consider carefully) then drop us a message as I am currently studying it @ LJMU. Either way trying to get some work experience or observing etc. would prove invaluable medicene or paramedic either way
 
 
 
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