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    I hate my options, really regret taking them -_- Too late to change unfortunately!
    Because I have two "B List" subjects, am I at a disadvantage when applying to university next year? I'm hoping to apply to Edinburgh and maybe LSE amongst others.
    I took Psychology, Sociology, History and German. (HATE Psychology)
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    Surely you could just drop Psychology next year?
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    Well, you are in the slightly more fortunate position I was in; you have taken four. I only took three and by the time I decided that Biology didn't go very well with English Literature and History, it was far too late. I dropped it and continued with those two. I'm paying the price now. I would advise you 'stick it out' with these four if you can. On the other hand, you could drop psychology after having done the AS exam, and perhaps take another AS in your A2 year, but just do the AS and cash it in. That way you would have three A Levels and two ASs.
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    Potentially but according to your sig you want to do social anthropology. I'm making more of a guess here but it's not the most competitive of subjects and straight from Edinburgh's site:

    "While the subject matter overlaps to some extent with that of sociology, human geography and development studies, social anthropology is also closely linked to history and philosophy."

    I doubt Sociology is going to be a downside to your application considering they even state the overlap. Sort of thing I bet you can justify within your personal statement and perhaps even without doing such subjects you wouldn't have known you wanted to do SA etc.

    You could probably pick up another AS next year though, assuming you do okay with the 4 you have this year. Maybe Geography or something closely related? I don't know much about the course but you should be able to have a little look into what might be preferred. If in doubt, e-mail the admissions at the universities you want to apply for and see if they would prefer to see certain subjects/happy to take you with what you have.
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    I did psychology and I also hated it, I wish I dropped it during the beginning of the year but I was persuaded to finish the year and then drop it at A2, got the worst grade possible. If you hate it, you could just drop it and pick another AS in year 2 but unis like LSE won't be impressed by that as they prefer the AS done in the 1st year.
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    What is social antrophology? Can't be that competetive..... I wouldn't worry too much, just drop one of the supposed ''B'' list subjects at A2. Had you been applying for Medicine, Law or Economics then it might have been a problem, but even then, 1 ''B'' list subject hardly makes a difference.....
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    You'll be fine if your grades are good
    My friends brother has just had an offer from Oxford with 1 weak A level and another weak AS.
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    just stick with it and focus on getting good grades; it would be far worse if you just gave up
    you have two really strong choices there, and sociology would surely be good for the course you want to do anyway
    and if you still feel unsure then maybe next year you could consider taking up another AS
 
 
 
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