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    The sixth form i'm planning on going to does 5 AS levels, and 4 for A2. So far I've chosen:
    - Maths
    - Further Maths
    - Physics
    - Computing

    I'm thinking of taking the computer science (Meng) course at imperial.

    I know it's more respected at universities, but would taking chemistry be too hard to handle? Should I just take economics? I don't really like essay-based subjects, but can't think of anything else...
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    chemistry, definitely.
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    You've probably heard this already, but you should pick the one you think you would enjoy the most. Although chemistry is a great subject, if you are having doubts about it before you have begun, it may suit you better to do economics, especially if you are wanting to go down the computing route rather than pure science.
    Good luck with your a-levels 😄


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    I do both and find Chemistry easier (despite applying for economics.) Sciences at a level are overrated and basically are a test of your ability to rote learn. Economics is essay based at A level and thus is quite a bit harder to revise for (that goes for lit history etc as well.) It is up to you.

    With regards to "should I take economics because chemistry is too hard to handle", well economics has A LOT of reading to do, chemistry for me had a much lower work load.
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    Thanks, i'll probably end up taking chemistry then

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