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    Hey, I'm just wondering what a good a level combo would be? I think I can handle the more academic subjects but I'm wondering how me taking French, Spanish, economics and psychology would look? I'd really enjoy it but I've been told psychology would look soft and also that I should take maths or a science. What do you think? I'm looking at Oxbridge and need to keep my options open, although I'm not sure what I want to do after school, or at uni. Thanks
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    I personally would advise against psychology is it's awful and I hate it... It's being dropped at the end of this year!! Biology would be a great choice if you want to go on and do psychology
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    (Original post by Examquestions)
    Hey, I'm just wondering what a good a level combo would be? I think I can handle the more academic subjects but I'm wondering how me taking French, Spanish, economics and psychology would look? I'd really enjoy it but I've been told psychology would look soft and also that I should take maths or a science. What do you think? I'm looking at Oxbridge and need to keep my options open, although I'm not sure what I want to do after school, or at uni. Thanks
    Psychology is seen as a science by some universities (the ones I've looked into, anyway). I think that choosing a subject like maths or English would definitely be useful if you want to keep your options open, seeing as they can be applied to a lot of other subjects.
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    (Original post by Examquestions)
    Hey, I'm just wondering what a good a level combo would be? I think I can handle the more academic subjects but I'm wondering how me taking French, Spanish, economics and psychology would look? I'd really enjoy it but I've been told psychology would look soft and also that I should take maths or a science. What do you think? I'm looking at Oxbridge and need to keep my options open, although I'm not sure what I want to do after school, or at uni. Thanks
    The people who have told you Psychology is soft have almost certainly not studied it - it is enjoyable but extremely hard - I actually found it as hard as Maths (but in a different way) when I was studying them together.
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    Thank you, I think I'm more likely to take biology or maths instead of psychology as although it interests me, if it's being discontinued that puts me off a lot!!
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    (Original post by Examquestions)
    Thank you, I think I'm more likely to take biology or maths instead of psychology as although it interests me, if it's being discontinued that puts me off a lot!!
    Good luck Psychology isn't being discontinued though - I think the poster meant that they are dropping it.
 
 
 

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