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    Hello, I am wondering why Sixth Forms/Colleges only allow us to study 4ASs and 3 A Levels? I found it very hard to narrow my interests down to 4 subjects. Is there a reason school do it this way? I am self teaching 2 Extra A Levels.
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    Hello, I am wondering why Sixth Forms/Colleges only allow us to study 4ASs and 3 A Levels? I found it very hard to narrow my interests down to 4 subjects. Is there a reason school do it this way? I am self teaching 2 Extra A Levels.
    4 A2s is the maximum that I would suggest, since the workload is excessive. There's no point studying more if it will worsen the grades of your other subjects. What do you want to study? A lot of people take 5 AS and 4 A2.
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    Because Universities value 3 A*s at Alevel higher than 5 As.
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    The workload at AS is heavy and so 4 subjects is really the maximum you could take. If you plan to thoroughly get your head down for the AS year in all 4 subjects, don't expect to have any sort of social life, the work load is ridiculous.

    As for A2, the workload is even more and so 3 is the recommended number to take.
    This is obviously only applied to those people who aren't Einstein intelligent !!
 
 
 

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