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    Media Studies.

    So why-o-why am i taking it to A2?!
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    +1 on regretting chemistry. Seems like there's a few of us!
    Just didn't enjoy it, hated the repetition, dropped it after AS, despite it being my highest scoring subject...It just wasn't worth suffering it.
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    German. I have no natural flair for it and it took double the work to get a D when in my other subjects I got a B.

    I should have done English Lit...
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    ethics - but we had no choice, it was a compulsory subject. Everyone in the class always had at least 3 hours of free periods before ethics and all we ever did was watch "I am Sam". Apart from one time when an IRA bomber came in.
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    History! That was the most frustrating A-level out of the lot. I worked more for that than the other 3 combined. But, I got the lowest UMS out of the lot. If only I'd taken something like Physics or something. Essay subjects aren't exactly my forte.
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    I sort of regretted taking French. Was great at GCSE, got A's all the way through but ended up with a B at the end (I think one of the modules let me down), so was encouraged to take it at A-level. Big mistake. Got a D both years, but made great friends and had a really great time (even had a crush on one of my classmates! ) so it wasn't all bad.
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    Physics. Not because of the subject itself, but I failed to look at the OCR specification before I started college and ended not enjoying it in the slightest. On top of it all our teacher was M.I.A 70% of the time so I had to teach myself the specification. It all paid off in the end, I got an A and now I never have to take the subject again! Woo :happy2:
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    There doesn't seem to be a single subject that no one has regretted taking...
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    Chemistry ... bad times
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    I regret taking Maths. I didn't fail it, but I worked so hard and only achieved a mediocre grade. I should have done French because I would have got a much better grade in French with the same amount of work that I did in Maths. I really wasted my time.
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    Haven't even started my a levels yet but I can already tell I will regret taking photography but there's no other decent choices in that block. -_-
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    (Original post by snufkin_)
    music technology. took up waaaaaaay to much time and effort and turns out taking it along with a music A Level wasn't such a great idea when I realised I didn't want to do a music degree.. hmm... :P
    I did music Tech AS. Did it as my 4th AS as something that I had a general interest in but wasn't relevant to my degree aspirations. I was expecting to have many chances to play and record my own music, while learning about the specific recording techniques - and analysis of - the music that I love. Biggest letdown ever - a completely pointless subject which revolved around rearranging songs on Cubase with tacky keyboard sounds (huge amounts of time and effort yet sounded crap - and my teacher didn't hesitate to tell me this); and listening to the incompetent teacher w*nking his guitar in front of the whole class. He wasn't even a very good guitarist; he tried showing off with a Yngwie Malmsteen solo once and he failed miserably. We didn't even do any of the close-mic recording; that was all played by the A2 music students and recorded by the A2 music technology students. We just had to learn what they did, and write it up in the exam.

    Biggest waste of time ever; dropped it for A2. Really wish I'd done biology instead - or at least another interesting subject that was actually relevant to my degree.
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    Hey guys, just out of interest, what GCSE grade would you advise to be able to cope with the chemistry A level?
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    (Original post by multiplexing-gamer)
    What subject did you find rigorously difficult.
    Might it be anything from Chemistry, Physics or even Maths!
    For me personally, English Lit.

    a whole AS wasted -.-

    Id rather have taken Economics
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    Chemistry. It's not so much that I hated the subject, I just hated the WJEC course :/
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    Maths- told i "had" to do it for medicine- turns out that was a lie, hated it, crap at it, never wanted to do it and now i have to retake it cos i got a C FML
    should have done history-loved it, good at it wanted to do it
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    (Original post by Mike Hunt is nice)
    Hey guys, just out of interest, what GCSE grade would you advise to be able to cope with the chemistry A level?
    A* A at the very least- it is so much harder than GCSE it's ridiculous
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    Chemistry at AS. I enjoyed doing parts of it, but 95% of it was rock solid for me, but I still came out with a D
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    Philosophy. On the plus side, I very nearly took A Level Maths and I'm so so happy I reconsidered. I struggled with GCSE Maths, so God knows how I would have done at A Level.
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    Applied ICT, That course was a ****ing *****
 
 
 

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