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    Hello, I was hoping that someone could help me with my choices for A Levels next year (I'm currently in year 11)
    At the moment I have decided on taking maths, economics and history, but I cannot decide on the 4th subject. I have rounded it down to physics or english literature. I think physics would be good for keeping my options open, but I'm afraid that it will be hard. I'm good at both subjects at GCSE, but I don't know about the jump to a level. I was hoping you guys could shed some light on the subjects and which one you prefer or recommend me taking. I am leaning on going down the finance/business route at the moment, but want to keep a scientific route open also through physics. Thanks in advance

    They are both as hard as each other. It just depends on what you're best at. I personally find English lit A-level much harder then Physics A-level despite doing just as well in each at GCSE but thats just because I'm better with numbers and problem solving then writing and analysing texts.

    If you want to go down the business finance route then they'd probabaly both be as useful as eachother if I'm honest. Physics will improve your mathematical ability which is obviously useful for finance and obviously english has benifits of its own applicable for business. Since you want to keep a scientific route available, I'd go for Physics in your position.

    Pick the one you enjoy the most. You already have an essay subject and a couple of mathsy subjects so this choice would just add to what you already have.
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    Thanks Ollie. I appreciate your help and I agree with what you say. Is 1 essay subject enough? I am probably better at English, but it's so boring haha, and I'm pretty good at Physics so I think I will choose that. Thanks alot for your reply
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