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    So I've handed in my Sixth form option choices for the subjects I plan on taking, and for some reason, now I seem to think that I may have made a small error..
    So basically looking back on it I the subjects I've chosen really do not, at all, complement one another. So the subjects I've chosen are,
    Physics,
    Maths,
    Biology,
    now heres the odd one out, Business Studies...
    So Physics, and maths are two subject which I think go pretty well together with one another, but what do you guys think, and also are two subjects which I enjoy and am fairly good at,
    Biology and Business Studies with the other two? The reason for Biology is that it's a subject which I really enjoy, and I'm pretty good at picking up and remembering vital facts etc, but business acted more as a filler to say the least, I guess I though to myself it may be something to fall back on....
    So have I made a Blunder?

    BTW, for GCSE I'm doing Add. Science, all A's so far
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    thats fine! its not that odd a mix, and tbh i doesnt matter what u take for ur 4th subject as u are likely to drop it at end of yr12, take the subjects that you enjoy and dont cahnge a subject because it 'doesn't fit in'.
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    OP, do you know what you might want to study at university? If it's a science subject you'll be fine, but if it's business-related maybe re-analyse your situation?

    The reason I ask is that I did two science subjects, maths and an unrelated 'filler' subject - but then decided that the filler subject was what I wanted to do at uni. So yeah, my application looked a bit strange and I had to try and justify how chemistry is relevant to a philosophy degree!
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    biology can also be linked to maths when you have to do stats tests for experiments and im sure maths can also be linked to business. And your subjects dont really need to complement each other its good to show youre good at a variety of things
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    (Original post by Lintu93)
    OP, do you know what you might want to study at university? If it's a science subject you'll be fine, but if it's business-related maybe re-analyse your situation?

    The reason I ask is that I did two science subjects, maths and an unrelated 'filler' subject - but then decided that the filler subject was what I wanted to do at uni. So yeah, my application looked a bit strange and I had to try and justify how chemistry is relevant to a philosophy degree!
    Ha, but anyway I am hoping to do something either Physics/Maths related, either that or something Biology related..
    But I was just a bit nervous seeing it's a set of subjects which no-one in my year has applied for, obviously I was just nervous for nothing. : D
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    That's what happened to me!
    well, not with my A-Level choices but my G.C.S.E subjects.
    for my G.C.S.E I chose seperate sciences, History, ICT and Food Technology
    Everyone kept telling me what a weird combo it was!
    well, i know this i not related but just felt like sharing lol!
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    I think it's fine. Especially if you want to study Engineering or something like that, Business / Economics seems relevant to me. (People are going to tell you to do Economics instead because it is more "respected". If you don't want to study either at university, but consider becoming self-employed at some point during your life, I would probably do Business Studies, but note I don't know much about either subject.)

    What people who want to "go into business" (or management) sometimes forget is that you need products to sell. This is where other subjects become very relevant and is why I personally would never study a Business Management degree at university (unless I already had a business).

    Sorry that was a bit of a ramble. But anyway I think your combination is just fine...
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    Its better to have a bit of breadth in your a-levels, and with 3 traditional hard subjects you will be absolutely fine no matter what you want to do next (within reason, obv. not something like English or History).
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    It's fine, they only say subjects that go together as they tend to shape the timetables along that, biology goes with physics which goes with maths, as long as there's a timetable slot your fine! Don't sweat it
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    You're ok
    You'll probably be able to change it as people realise it's not what course they wanted to do when you go to college.

    Just out of interest, why didn't you choose Chemistry?
    Not saying anything bad about your choices but it'd fit in better but then again it requires a lot of work.
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    repeating what others have said, its fine, in fact universities like to see students who are well-rounded so if you enjoy B.S or you're good at it, then why not take it?
    Im doing Bio, Chem, Maths- they are go pretty well 2gether but then im doing economics which isnt really related but its fine
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    I did:Maths, Bio, Chem And english!
    English obviously doesnt fit, but having a variety shows that your not just a one trick pony ^ ^ My interviewer seemed to like that I had chosen english (I'm going to do biomed)
 
 
 
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