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    Do employers care about A Levels, quite a simple question. I am planning to study Gov and Pol, Philosophy and Law, would employers in these fields (Ie, if I applied for a vacancy as a Political Assistant and had these A Level's - would that put me in a favorable position?)

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    (Original post by JackEDeakin)
    Do employers care about A Levels, quite a simply question. I am planning to study Gov and Pol, Philosophy and Law, would employers in these fields (Ie, if I applied for a vacancy as a Political Assistant and had these A Level's - would that put me in a favorable position?)

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    They care about grades and to some extent subjects, yes.

    The reason I say 'to some extent' is the subject doesn't have to be related to the job you're going for. It may give you a small advantage if the subject is either directly relevant (as in your case, which demonstrates interest) or a core subject like maths, science, English (which are more broadly applicable)
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    Also, how relevant does experience stay? I'm most likely moving to Sweden for 4 months (April - July), to Intern at The Swedish Green Party, considering I'm going to be studying full time (I will also do voluntary work and sustain my involvement with The Green Party), will that position on my C.V still look good for employers and University 2 years on?
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    I took these three and history! (imo a good choice)
    I think it is best to take four because many people find that once studying, they don't like one subject (a lot find law challenging). Therefore, taking 4 allows you to drop one.
    3 AS is good as long as you get the grades really but you could see it as you are more likely to get this by doing more because you could fail one.
 
 
 
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