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    hi guys, well tbh i feel like i have screwed up a bit, to start i really dislike all my AS subjects (it, biology, physics and the worst geography) the only one i am good at is IT, the rest i kinda suck at and have no motivation for. the only issue is i dont know what to do with IT as it is really my only option. what carers can i get out of it?
    Another thing i was wondering was that at GCSE i always wanted to take history instead of geography, there is no way of me being able to take it now as it is too late, but once i finish my A2 is there a way of me getting a qualification is history as i am very much intrested in it and want to learn?

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    hi guys, well tbh i feel like i have screwed up a bit, to start i really dislike all my AS subjects (it, biology, physics and the worst geography) the only one i am good at is IT, the rest i kinda suck at and have no motivation for. the only issue is i dont know what to do with IT as it is really my only option. what carers can i get out of it?
    Another thing i was wondering was that at GCSE i always wanted to take history instead of geography, there is no way of me being able to take it now as it is too late, but once i finish my A2 is there a way of me getting a qualification is history as i am very much intrested in it and want to learn?

    thanks for any replys
    If you have very little to no motivation for your subjects and you feel that you aren't achieving your best then perhaps you may want to consider resitting the year (year 12) and choosing subjects that you are more interested in. This may feel bad - but taking action, responsibility and prioritising your education is nothing to be ashamed of. Being a year older should no be a major issue, although you will not be with your year-group friends as much. Alternatively you could take up other further-study options (such as some Btec subjects) if you think that A levels are not for you.

    Otherwise, you could stick with the subjects. Probably drop Geography, and possibly study some AS History if your school allows it. Once you have completed your A2s then you could take up History courses in your own time - for example through the open University or by attending night school later in life.

    Personally, I feel that the cleanest way forward may just be to redo the year with different subject options, but it is of course completely up to you
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    I have a friend who was studying IT at A-level and is now at university studying Computer Science and hopes to gain a career in systems analysis, apparently the pay is pretty good as well.

    If you're unable to change on to the History course then you might want to consider looking for a local exams centre. They will let you take the History GCSE exams or A-level exams, depending on what qualification you want at the exams centre and there might even be a tutor there that can teach you History part-time while your still at college doing your A-levels. Considering you're already taking up biology and physics, a GCSE in History would be probably seem easy for yourself, you could probably teach yourself with the right books and just go in for the exams at an exams centre.
 
 
 
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