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    Hi I am wanting to do a degree in genetics/microbiology at Uni.
    I have Maths, Biology, Chemistry and IT all at B's at AS level. Biology and IT are both 2 UMS of an A and Chemistry is 1 UMS off. However I feel after doing the A2 chemistry content for a few weeks that I am likely to struggle.
    I feel that if I drop chemistry I can more easily get a A grades and would hopefully get:
    A (Biology) A (IT) B (Maths). Maybe even an A* in IT which is possible.
    I was wondering if I would be at a disadvantage if I dropped chemistry and kept it at an AS when applying. Most of the Unis I have looked at like Biology or Chemistry and another science subject with a AAB entry. However I don't know if they would take into consideration if I took IT as my third A2.

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    (Original post by HarryBrecken)
    Hi I am wanting to do a degree in genetics/microbiology at Uni.
    I have Maths, Biology, Chemistry and IT all at B's at AS level. Biology and IT are both 2 UMS of an A and Chemistry is 1 UMS off. However I feel after doing the A2 chemistry content for a few weeks that I am likely to struggle.
    I feel that if I drop chemistry I can more easily get a A grades and would hopefully get:
    A (Biology) A (IT) B (Maths). Maybe even an A* in IT which is possible.
    I was wondering if I would be at a disadvantage if I dropped chemistry and kept it at an AS when applying. Most of the Unis I have looked at like Biology or Chemistry and another science subject with a AAB entry. However I don't know if they would take into consideration if I took IT as my third A2.

    Thanks.
    Maths is classed as a science A2 in some universities if that's any help, I know Sheffield and York does And yeah you should definitely choose the subject you enjoy most and think you could get a better grade in
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    (Original post by HarryBrecken)
    Hi I am wanting to do a degree in genetics/microbiology at Uni.
    I have Maths, Biology, Chemistry and IT all at B's at AS level. Biology and IT are both 2 UMS of an A and Chemistry is 1 UMS off. However I feel after doing the A2 chemistry content for a few weeks that I am likely to struggle.
    I feel that if I drop chemistry I can more easily get a A grades and would hopefully get:
    A (Biology) A (IT) B (Maths). Maybe even an A* in IT which is possible.
    I was wondering if I would be at a disadvantage if I dropped chemistry and kept it at an AS when applying. Most of the Unis I have looked at like Biology or Chemistry and another science subject. However I don't know if they would take into consideration if I took IT as my third A2.
    Thanks.
    They would take It for your third A level, but you will be at a slight disadvantage if you didn't take chemistry because the majority of people will usually have took it. Are you really finding it that unmanageable? Which board are you doing? If you really feel like you are going to bomb it, then i would go with it, but chemistry is really fun at A2.
 
 
 

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