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    Hi New member here! I though TSR could help me. :tsr:

    I am really struggling to pick my a level subjects. I have Classical Civilisation (definite) Religious Studies (definite) and then I need to pick 2 more.

    I am going down the humanities route so I am stuck between Geography, English Literature and History. I adore all of them.

    In my GCSE mocks I got A* in both English Literature and Geography. However, History was my firm choice but for one of my papers I failed with a D..

    My school is putting pressure to make the decisions.. Any ideas?

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    If you enjoy geography, then definitely choose it along with english lit. It would also be a nice break since its not as essay-heavy
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    (Original post by ZoeN2)
    Hi New member here! I though TSR could help me. :tsr:

    I am really struggling to pick my a level subjects. I have Classical Civilisation (definite) Religious Studies (definite) and then I need to pick 2 more.

    I am going down the humanities route so I am stuck between Geography, English Literature and History. I adore all of them.

    In my GCSE mocks I got A* in both English Literature and Geography. However, History was my firm choice but for one of my papers I failed with a D..

    My school is putting pressure to make the decisions.. Any ideas?

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    Do you know what you might like top study at university, assuming you intend to study anything at all?

    All three are strong subjects so there are no incorrect choice here, only choices that change what you can study in the future.
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    However, if you feel that the D in history was just a one-off and that you can easily bring your history grade up to an A, and you enjoy it more then go for it
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    I LOVE History and English Lit. Was your D at GCSE a random thing? If it was due to technique then I wouldn't advise taking History at A-level, but there is always time to improve!

    English Lit is great. There is a lot of freedom as some exam boards let you choose your own texts for coursework.

    English Lit, History and Geography are all great subjects at the end of the day. Pick the one you prefer studying
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    Geography. I got A* in it and I love geography, it's great! JUST DO IT!
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    Thank you all for your help. I do think that the fail in History was a one off but it was the first mock exam in that section of the GCSE- Crime and Punishment.

    For university, I am looking towards Classics, Ancient History or Politics.
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    I love human geography but physical geography is not my cup of tea, I also do not get on with the teacher. While my History teacher its the opposite. I can not wait to start classical civilisation though..
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    I'm really unsure about what to do next year after my GCSEs? I'm looking at primary teacher, environmental health, trading standards, h&s?I understand that these roles will require me going to university, but am unsure as to what a levels to study/what to do in yr 12?Any advice appreciated, if you need any other info, let me know..Thanks and look forward to hearing from you
 
 
 
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