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    I've already applied to university for 2016 entry and have had all five offers back but I think I've changed my mind about whether I want to do the course, and I'm having serious second thoughts.

    I've considered some other courses but a lot of them require A-level physics, which I don't currently have. (I'm studying maths, biology and geography) I've always been interested in physics, but my school don't actually offer it, hence why I didn't do it. If I was to take a gap year and complete AS/A2 physics in the one year and reapply for 2017 entry, would this impact my chances of a place at all considering I studied it individually?

    I'm really struggling to find a course I want to do at university at all to be honest but I don't know what else to do. It seems like the only route for me at the moment and I'm struggling.
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    (Original post by meloj)
    I've already applied to university for 2016 entry and have had all five offers back but I think I've changed my mind about whether I want to do the course, and I'm having serious second thoughts.

    I've considered some other courses but a lot of them require A-level physics, which I don't currently have. (I'm studying maths, biology and geography) I've always been interested in physics, but my school don't actually offer it, hence why I didn't do it. If I was to take a gap year and complete AS/A2 physics in the one year and reapply for 2017 entry, would this impact my chances of a place at all considering I studied it individually?

    I'm really struggling to find a course I want to do at university at all to be honest but I don't know what else to do. It seems like the only route for me at the moment and I'm struggling.
    Have you checked whether there's a foundation years available to you ?
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    (Original post by meloj)
    I've already applied to university for 2016 entry and have had all five offers back but I think I've changed my mind about whether I want to do the course, and I'm having serious second thoughts.

    I've considered some other courses but a lot of them require A-level physics, which I don't currently have. (I'm studying maths, biology and geography) I've always been interested in physics, but my school don't actually offer it, hence why I didn't do it. If I was to take a gap year and complete AS/A2 physics in the one year and reapply for 2017 entry, would this impact my chances of a place at all considering I studied it individually?

    I'm really struggling to find a course I want to do at university at all to be honest but I don't know what else to do. It seems like the only route for me at the moment and I'm struggling.
    What courses have you looked into requiring Physics
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    What courses have you looked into requiring Physics
    I had my mind set on engineering. However, after actually doing my research and not making assumptions, I've looked at civil engineering and most just specify maths as a requirement. Therefore, in hind sight I feel as though physics wouldn't really be that beneficial to me. However, a lot also ask for another physical science, which I don't have.

    The reason I've considered a gap year is because I'm not even completely sure if engineering is what I want to do. I'm worried about struggling with it.
 
 
 

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