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    So, I'm picking my subjects for A level and was wondering if these were strong subjects. I want to go into a degree in regards to finance or economics to then pursue a career hopefully in investment banking.

    1. Mathematics
    2. English Lit.
    3. Economics
    4. Govt. & Politics

    Would be willing to change gov and politics for Religious studies if it is week.

    What do you guys think?
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    Further Maths would be useful if you wanted to do Economics at an IB target uni (Oxbridge, Londons, Warwick).
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    Maybe do further maths? I study economics at uni and I did economics, maths, biology (+ Chemistry at AS Level) but now I feel like further maths would have really helped me
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    (Original post by nju)
    Maybe do further maths? I study economics at uni and I did economics, maths, biology (+ Chemistry at AS Level) but now I feel like further maths would have really helped me
    hmm, I am fairly good at Maths. Should secure an A possibly an A* but have a feeling it will be too challenging to take further maths.

    Do you mind me asking what you got for A Levels, what uni you went and how the course was?
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    (Original post by txnk)
    hmm, I am fairly good at Maths. Should secure an A possibly an A* but have a feeling it will be too challenging to take further maths.

    Do you mind me asking what you got for A Levels, what uni you went and how the course was?
    I got A*AA with the A* in maths and study at ucl. The course has a big emphasis on maths which is why I wished that I took further maths because it would have especially helped during my first year
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    (Original post by txnk)
    So, I'm picking my subjects for A level and was wondering if these were strong subjects. I want to go into a degree in regards to finance or economics to then pursue a career hopefully in investment banking.

    1. Mathematics
    2. English Lit.
    3. Economics
    4. Govt. & Politics

    Would be willing to change gov and politics for Religious studies if it is week.

    What do you guys think?
    Most people have already said, but i would definitely consider replacing Gov&Pol/English Lit with Further Maths, especially if you are considering LSE/Oxbridge/Warwick and the likes
 
 
 
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