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    They're all difficult... Biology is hard due to the sheer amount of detailed content there is to learn! Physics is cray though not gonna lie
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    (Original post by Lucy96)
    Hello! I absolutely loved it, to be honest. It meant that I had my options open and could think a lot more about what I wanted to do at uni. Also, it keeps your mind fresh and gives you a challenge. Personally, I'd get bored doing all sciences or all essay based subjects! They also teach different skills, meaning you're getting to learn a wide variety of things from different areas the essay subjects advance your writing skills, whilst the sciences help you to think more logically!

    I honestly couldn't recommend it enough. Although I disliked chemistry with a passion in the end, I'm glad I had varied A levels that kept many doors open

    Nice choices too!

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    Thanks for the helpful reply!

    Out of interest, what did you get in your A-level subjects at GCSE?
    (FYI: I'm predicted A* in English/Geog and A in science[double award])

    And how hard did you find the workload / content / etc., especially in the sciences?
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    (Original post by itsConnor_)
    Thanks for the helpful reply!

    Out of interest, what did you get in your A-level subjects at GCSE?
    (FYI: I'm predicted A* in English/Geog and A in science[double award])

    And how hard did you find the workload / content / etc., especially in the sciences?
    You're welcome

    I got an A* in history, A in english literature and AA in the science double award You should be absolutely fine should you achieve those grades then as they're excellent

    For biology, the workload is fairly large as there is quite a lot of content! You have to memorise a decent amount of information for the exam, especially the stages of things like meiosis/mitosis, the cardiac cycle, how a blood clot is formed, how a species adapts etc. (Obviously exam board dependent) But because I found it fascinating, it really isn't too difficult! Past papers are important as you really need to learn how they structure questions and how you need to apply your knowledge to things you've not directly learnt about

    Chemistry I found a lot more difficult, but that's because I didn't like it and put no effort in, work consistently and hard and you'll be fine! Once again, there is a lot of content, but unlike biology, it's not just memorising (sadly ). Past papers are once again key! It's a subject where you need to practice a fair amount There was a lot of interesting topics, but a few dull ones too! Also be prepared to learn a lot of equations hehe

    With the essay subjects, it's all about essay technique to do well, apply your knowledge to them and you're fine and ensure you get your timing right for the exams the workload isn't too bad, but there's usually a lot to remember! As long as you know your texts well for lit, it'll be absolutely fine

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    English probably has the smallest workload but intellectually I found it the most difficult. You get an extract you've never seen and you have to break it down and analyse it on the spot. There is little room for creativity, you have to apply the exam boards terminology in a original way. My only A/S exam I had to resit was English Lang+Lit.
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    (Original post by 3mma_gal96)
    Ooh same subjects (bar general studies) :awesome:

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    I'm applying for medicine this year as well: which unis have you gone for?
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