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    I'm in Year 12 studying for my CIE Intl. AS levels in June 2014. Anyone who has done or is doing the same subjects as me.. are there any specific tips apart from past papers that could help me?
    Also, I am planning to take chemical engineering at university.. are these subjects ok? I am thinking about having Economics only at AS and choosing further math as a fourth A level next year for A2.
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    Maths, Chemistry and Physics tend to be a good range of subjects to be doing if you plan on reading chemical engineering at Uni. From what you say, dropping Economics after AS and picking up Further maths sounds viable, providing that the University doesn't have a set period of time they wish for you to attain the 3 A2s.
    Some universities say they wish for the a levels to be done within 2 years (i.e. AS first year, A2 second year), so you'll have to make sure that you're keeping 3 AS that you've been doing in the year and continuing them on the year after amongst taking on Further Maths. But also remember that the University will only look at 3 a levels, so if you're finding that doing 4 subjects at A2 won't allow you to get good grades across the board, then I wouldn't bother taking the 4th subject as Universities will give preference to a candidate who has A*A*A over one who has for example, A*AAB.

    Hope this helps & makes sense, posting first thing in the morning tends to ruin my grammar/fluency haha!
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    Haha ! Thanks ! finally i decided to continue my current subjects till A2, hoping to get good grades. i checked again and found that unis dont hve further math as a requirement and they accept ecoonomics as a relevent subject too !
 
 
 

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