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    TSR has been quoted in this Guardian article on choosing A-levels today:

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/...s-is-stressful

    Safiya says:


    "Why is it so hard to choose A-levels? I've tried it all – reading posts on the Student Room, consulting the National Careers Service, asking friends and teachers – but I end up feeling more indecisive than ever. The more possibilities I become aware of, the further I sink into a metaphorical sea of options. I can't help feeling the planned eradication of January exams and the potential abolition of the AS-level altogether will make things even worse forstudents studying at A-level."

    Apparently even after reading TSR posts she still hasn't decided... So I wondered whether we could help her choose her A-levels?

    She wants:

    - A-levels that set her up for a good career without necessarily having to go to university (or ones that would allow her to progress to a career in the NHS)

    - A-levels that allow her to keep her options open in terms of career paths - so a mixture of science and humanities might be good

    - More exams than coursework

    What do you think? What approach did you take to choosing your A-levels?
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    She could take biology, history, a language and chemistry or geography.

    I am studying for my AS levels at the moment, I am studying: French, Spanish, Food tech and Business Studies. I just picked the subjects that I was good at and that I enjoyed.
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    This is weird :s
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    Anyway I want to study English at Uni so chose essay based subjects - Sociology, English LangLit, Psychology and Politics. Wish I'd knew that you only really need to do 3 ASs, cannot bear Politics
 
 
 
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