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    Hey I know this is a little early to be considering however I need to choose my A-level choices around whether or not I have a realistic chance of getting into Oxford to do PPE. I will finish my GCSE's in the summer and realistically I think I will get:
    A* GCSE Science
    A* GCSE additional science
    A* GCSE Applications of mathematics ( linked pair pilot)
    A* GCSE RS
    A* GCSE history
    A* IGCSE Business
    A* GCSE English Literature
    A GCSE Spanish
    A GCSE Dance
    A GCSE methods of mathematics (linked pair pilot)
    A GCSE English Language
    A GCSE Statistics
    A GCSE Performing Arts

    Which would give me 7 A*'s and 6 A's. At A-level I want to do History, government and politics, economics and then either maths or english lit. I would prefer to do English literature but for PPE I need AS- level maths. I would happily go through a year of maths if I felt there was a chance I could do the course I want but if I should just give up on that now and pursue something else then I want to know before I put myself throguh a year of maths! Thanks so much for your advice
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    If you really want to do it, do maths to A2 - unless you don't think you'd get a top grade. I wouldn't do politics if I were you, but history and economics and English lit all sound like good choices - don't bank on doing 4 A2s though as the workload increases loads! good luck!


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    (Original post by Freestyle29)
    Hey I know this is a little early to be considering however I need to choose my A-level choices around whether or not I have a realistic chance of getting into Oxford to do PPE. I will finish my GCSE's in the summer and realistically I think I will get:
    A* GCSE Science
    A* GCSE additional science
    A* GCSE Applications of mathematics ( linked pair pilot)
    A* GCSE RS
    A* GCSE history
    A* IGCSE Business
    A* GCSE English Literature
    A GCSE Spanish
    A GCSE Dance
    A GCSE methods of mathematics (linked pair pilot)
    A GCSE English Language
    A GCSE Statistics
    A GCSE Performing Arts

    Which would give me 7 A*'s and 6 A's. At A-level I want to do History, government and politics, economics and then either maths or english lit. I would prefer to do English literature but for PPE I need AS- level maths. I would happily go through a year of maths if I felt there was a chance I could do the course I want but if I should just give up on that now and pursue something else then I want to know before I put myself throguh a year of maths! Thanks so much for your advice
    Don't do government and politics and do both maths and english lit - G&P is classed as a soft subject.
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    (Original post by flavius11)
    That's nonsense. I'm at Cambridge and hoards of people at my college did Politics Alevel.
    http://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/index.php?pageid=604

    It is listed under 'A-levels of More Limited Suitability'
 
 
 
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