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    when I mean respectable, I mean A levels like Maths, Economics, Biology, etc. Not like BTEC something or Art lol
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    General Studies or Critical Thinking can't get enough of that and apparently "it looks good when applying to Uni"...
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    I'd say English Literature is one. It's not massively challenging as long as you know your texts. Your question is so subjective though

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    Maths, physics, computing, English lit. Didn't take English but it's one of my best subjects, so I imagine it would be easy
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    I personally don't think any A level is easy as every A level requires effort.

    Maths is respectable as it shows some range of skills and employers loves a Maths A level.
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    Media, Critical thinking, Politics, Economics

    (understand media isn't 'respectable' but my ex got into arises group unis nps with it so..)


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    (Original post by StarvingAutist)
    Maths, physics, computing, English lit. Didn't take English but it's one of my best subjects, so I imagine it would be easy
    Seriously? How the heck is Maths easy? And Physics? And even Computing? you clearly can't read lol
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    I agree with Lucy96 in that the question in 100% subjective; I would find science subjects really hard, but found English enjoyable and do-able ('easy' might be going to far though)

    Having said this I remember looking for something similar to this thread and I found the Trinity College,Cambridge list of 'hard' (A lists), middling (B) and 'soft' (C) subjects, which might give you some idea:
    Here it is

    LIST A1
    Generally Suitable Science A-levels
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Mathematics
    Further Mathematics
    Physics

    LIST A2
    Generally Suitable Arts A-levels
    Art History
    Chinese
    Classical Civilisation
    Economics
    English Literature
    French
    Geography
    German
    Greek
    History
    Irish
    Italian
    Japanese
    Latin
    Music
    Philosophy
    Religious Studies
    Russian
    Spanish
    Welsh

    LIST B
    Limited Suitability
    Archaeology (Arch & Anth)
    Art & Design (Architecture/History of Art)
    Business Studies (Economics)
    Design & Technology (Architecture)
    Drama/Theatre Studies (Arts)
    Electronics (Engineering)
    English Language (Arts)
    Film Studies (Arts)
    Government & Politics (Arts)
    Law (Law)
    Media Studies (Arts)
    Psychology (Arts)
    Sociology (Arts)

    LIST C
    Unsuitable A-levels
    Accounting
    Citizenship
    Communication Studies
    Critical Thinking
    Dance
    General Studies
    Health & Social Care
    Home Economics
    ICT
    Leisure Studies
    Music Technology
    Performance Studies
    Performing Arts
    Photography
    Physical Education
    Sports Studies
    Travel & Tourism

    But again it really is subjective!!

    (Also it might depend on the exam board and what is included in the curriculum of that board - e.g. I did much better in the 2 a-levels I did that were WJEC than my 1 in OCR)

    Hope this helps!!



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    Enjoyment certainly makes any subject easier. No point doing something you hate just because it's supposed to be an easier A-Level, you will probably do worse than doing something more challenging yet you love it.
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    (Original post by Marhaba)
    Seriously? How the heck is Maths easy? And Physics? And even Computing? you clearly can't read lol
    I assure you I can read but honestly, they are all easy! Especially computing and physics!
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    (Original post by Marhaba)
    Seriously? How the heck is Maths easy? And Physics? And even Computing? you clearly can't read lol
    It's very subjective, I find Maths A-Level really easy, it's my 'lazy' subject. But if you asked me to do AS English Lit I'd probably still get a U even if I put 10 times more hours in than the average student.
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    (Original post by StarvingAutist)
    I assure you I can read but honestly, they are all easy! Especially computing and physics!
    I do Maths and personally I find it easy but 70% doing the course in my class are finding it very hard.
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    Maths, Biology and Psychology.
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    (Original post by Foo.mp3)
    Media, Critical thinking, Politics, Economics


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    Economics is easy?

    Media and Critical thinking are respectable? :confused:
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    (Original post by Marhaba)
    I do Maths and personally I find it easy but 70% doing the course in my class are finding it very hard.
    Yeah, it's strange. So many people in the other maths classes find it hard, but I'm in the accelerated class and it would just be painfully easy otherwise! At the moment it's just the right balance of interesting and easy. I suppose with maths you either understand it or you don't, whereas people find physics and computing hard because they can't remember certain things. Fortunately I have a good memory
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    (Original post by Robbie242)
    Economics is easy?
    Aye, piece of piss

    Media and Critical thinking are respectable? :confused:
    See above edit (someone called me as I was about to add the bit in parentheses)


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    (Original post by Foo.mp3)
    Aye, piece of piss
    How is it? the data response questions are HARD
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    (Original post by Foo.mp3)
    Aye, piece of piss

    See above edit (someone called me as I was about to add the bit in parentheses)


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    But it really isn't since it requires you to understand, analyse and evaluate which requires hard work

    Still isn't that respected though


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    How is it? the data response questions are HARD
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    (Original post by Marhaba)
    How is it? the data response questions are HARD
    It's one of the more intuitive subjects there is, and has a relatively low level of technical skill and work (hours) required to grade/prestige of subject ratio :borat:

    (Original post by Robbie242)
    But it really isn't since it requires you to understand, analyse and evaluate which requires hard work
    Ok I'm a little bit biased as my analytical skills are by far and away my greatest strength, but honestly, once you learn the ropes, it becomes a cake walk

    Still isn't that respected though
    True, but respected enough by most, methinks, to scrape by
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    (Original post by Foo.mp3)
    Ok I'm a little bit biased as my analytical skills are by far and away my greatest strength, but honestly, once you learn the ropes, it becomes a cake walk :borat:
    Please share your techniques
 
 
 
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