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    (Original post by socookiedoughxo)
    Medicine
    For Medicine Chemistry and Biology are essential. I recommend you take mathematics with it but instead of physics, take an essay based subject so you have a wide range of A levels which will help you alot.

    I would recommend English Lit or History. They are difficult but highly respected.
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    Languages
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    English Lit, History, RE... not that I'm at all biased
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    (Original post by socookiedoughxo)
    What do everyone think is the best a level to do apart from Maths and the 3 Sciences???????
    General Studies.

    But, on a more serious note an essay based A level is respected and for me I suppose I would consider English Literature as the 'best'.
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    English lit, History, foreign language

    (I'm not at all biased :p: )
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    Best for what?? Media studies, Film studies, Photography, Travel and Tourism are the best for some people.
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    anything appart from PussY art subjects i.e history geography etc.
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    Critical thinking?
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    Well at least you've acknowledged the fact that science tops all :smug:
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    If you want an easy A* - Eng Lang. Then pick two other which you can get As, for me it was Chemistry and Eng Lit.
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    Biology, maths, english language and psychology
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    (Original post by Lollyage)
    Biology, maths, english language and psychology
    Not biased at all
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    History
    Philosophy
    Economics
    Maths

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    English Lit and History :love:
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    History, perhaps a language and I'm sure Politics or Economics (or a combination of the two) are all interesting. I can personally confirm History is a very very interesting and challenging A Level.
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    (Original post by T-Toe)
    Not biased at all
    'Course not

    Well it is a bit of a daft question; obviously it's subjective and since these are the AS levels I do, they're the best for me
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    (Original post by Lollyage)
    'Course not

    Well it is a bit of a daft question; obviously it's subjective and since these are the AS levels I do, they're the best for me
    Haha true.
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    Intelligence is relative to the individual. There is no such thing as a 'best' a level.
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    It might be quite useful to have a look at this : http://russellgroup.org/Informed%20Choices%20final.pdf . It is a leaflet published by the Russell Group of universities offering guidance with regard to post-16 choices.

    It does pretty much echo what most people have been saying about choosing the right A levels for the course you plan to do, ones you like, and ones you are good at but it also outlines what are known as "facilitating subjects". These are subjects widely required for university courses that keep your options open. The full list comprises:

    • Mathematics and Further Maths
    • English
    • Physics
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Geography
    • History
    • Languages (Classical and Modern)

    On this basis therefore I would say that the "best" A levels are those which you need for the course you want to do with the rest being made up of the subjects listed above. Personally I am planning to do Further Maths, Biology , Chemistry and Physics because those are the subjects I enjoy and I know they will allow me to access many university courses. If however you like History for example and you want to pursue that subject further then I suppose the "best" A levels for you might be something like History, a language and Geography .
 
 
 
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