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    Hi everyone, hope you are doing well. I am currently at 6th form in my first year studying biology, chemistry, physics and psychology. Although these are now according to the new specification, you can still do an AS in them... it's just that it will not count towards the A2 grade.

    I just want to know from someone who is familiar with all the exam boards or then has knowledge about these subjects... which is the best exam board for each subject?

    Also, is it possible to self study these A levels at home?

    Currently at sixth form, these are the exam boards that are used for the subjects:

    Biology is AQA

    Chemistry is OCR A

    Physics is Edexcel

    Psychology is OCR.


    It would be really helpful if anyone can give advice.

    Thank you.
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    (Original post by Ash Kay)
    Hi everyone, hope you are doing well. I am currently at 6th form in my first year studying biology, chemistry, physics and psychology. Although these are now according to the new specification, you can still do an AS in them... it's just that it will not count towards the A2 grade.

    I just want to know from someone who is familiar with all the exam boards or then has knowledge about these subjects... which is the best exam board for each subject?

    Also, is it possible to self study these A levels at home?

    Currently at sixth form, these are the exam boards that are used for the subjects:

    Biology is AQA

    Chemistry is OCR A

    Physics is Edexcel

    Psychology is OCR.


    It would be really helpful if anyone can give advice.

    Thank you.
    With the new A levels (2015 spec) the sciences are all very similar across each of the awarding bodies. We have chosen our awarding bodies based on what resources are available to make the course as straight forward as possible for our distance learners.

    A level Biology is Edexcel
    A level Chemistry is OCR A
    A level Physics is AQA
    A level Psychology is AQA

    We think that these are the best courses for people who want to self study at home.

    Matt - LearnOnline
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    (Original post by Ash Kay)
    Hi everyone, hope you are doing well. I am currently at 6th form in my first year studying biology, chemistry, physics and psychology. Although these are now according to the new specification, you can still do an AS in them... it's just that it will not count towards the A2 grade.

    I just want to know from someone who is familiar with all the exam boards or then has knowledge about these subjects... which is the best exam board for each subject?

    Also, is it possible to self study these A levels at home?

    Currently at sixth form, these are the exam boards that are used for the subjects:

    Biology is AQA

    Chemistry is OCR A

    Physics is Edexcel

    Psychology is OCR.


    It would be really helpful if anyone can give advice.

    Thank you.
    Hi Ash - I mentioned our Gold Star distance learning A Levels in your previous thread, but here's which exam boards we've chosen to offer:
    Biology, Chemistry and Physics are all EdexcelPsychology is AQAGive us a call if you'd like any more information!-Gemma
 
 
 
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