Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Hello,

    I am currently a full time art and design student at college, studying at Level 2 (Equivalent to GCSE's). I am looking to do Foundation art and design next year, but have to do atleast one A level / level 3 equivalent by the end of the year in order to apply. My portfolio has been confirmed as foundation level, but I do have to meet the entry requirements.

    I am looking to do a subject that will not require a huge amount of work or academic abilities (not that I am not able, just short of time!) and that is not art, but relates (such as film studies, English or business)

    Please would someone help me out as to what the easiest/least time consuming subject would be? I studied Business at GCSE and received a good grade, so this seems to make the most sense, but would like opinions from current students studying this.

    (Baring in mind it needs to fit around my full time college time table)

    Oh, and I should probably mention that I absolutely suck at math!

    Thank you xxx
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    I'm not sure. The A levels that came to mind seem easier I guess but since I haven't done the majority of A level subjects I have no clue whether things like Drama and Film studies are laborious. So wouldn't make a difference if they were easy since you need it to fit around your timetable.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    See if they accept General Studies, it's one of those A levels, where if you go into the exam, and actually try and write intelligent things and can write and construct an essay well, and good at multiple choice then you're bound to do well and best part, its all really done on the spot, no preparation needed in terms of learning material and revision.
 
 
 
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Did TEF Bronze Award affect your UCAS choices?
    Help with your A-levels

    All the essentials

    The adventure begins mug

    Student life: what to expect

    What it's really like going to uni

    Rosette

    Essay expert

    Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

    Uni match

    Uni match

    Our tool will help you find the perfect course for you

    Study planner

    Create a study plan

    Get your head around what you need to do and when with the study planner tool.

    Study planner

    Resources by subject

    Everything from mind maps to class notes.

    Hands typing

    Degrees without fees

    Discover more about degree-level apprenticeships.

    A student doing homework

    Study tips from A* students

    Students who got top grades in their A-levels share their secrets

    Study help links and info

    Can you help? Study help unanswered threadsRules and posting guidelines

    Sponsored content:

    HEAR

    HEAR

    Find out how a Higher Education Achievement Report can help you prove your achievements.

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.