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    I've picked:
    • Maths
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Computer Science

    with a reserve of Further Maths.

    I really hate GCSE Physics at the minute not because I find it hard or anything, it's because I find it easy and repetitive - it keeps going on about global warming and stuff and there's no understanding at GCSE Physics, not like Chem or biology and I'm unsure whether I'll enjoy it. Was wondering whether it's wise to drop Physics and take Further Maths instead? I'm interested in Chemical Engineering and Computer Science at degree level so I'm unsure whether this would hinder my chances?
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    Just to clarify, some unis do not see maths and further maths as 2 separate a-levels.

    You re generally not required to do physics so you are alright. Maths is the most important one for computer science and chemical engineering (as well with chemistry).
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    (Original post by kkboyk)
    Just to clarify, some unis do not see maths and further maths as 2 separate a-levels.

    You re generally not required to do physics so you are alright. Maths is the most important one for computer science and chemical engineering (as well with chemistry).
    I'm looking towards Cambridge and Imperial for my degree, and they really like Further Maths. Wasn't sure whether it would be more viable than Physics or whether it wouldn't make much difference.
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    (Original post by WillWalker23)
    I'm looking towards Cambridge and Imperial for my degree, and they really like Further Maths. Wasn't sure whether it would be more viable than Physics or whether it wouldn't make much difference.
    Then you should really do further maths... Cambridge, imperial, Oxford, UCL and Warwick would require you to do a STEP test for maths whi h would be bout moat of the stuff you cover for further and pure maths.
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    Right I have changed my a-levels now, and I'm going to be doing Maths, Chemistry, Physics and Further Maths. This should leave my doors open to a wide range of things.
 
 
 
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