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    I have no idea on what I want to do at uni. I'm thinking of chemistry but I've heard of the bad graduate salary so I'm put off. I have always been interested in computers and one idea was to do Computer Science. The only thing is, I didn't take Maths. There are a few unis that will take me without Maths but my chances aren't good at securing a place. I just have no idea on a degree that will lead to a well paying job.
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    (Original post by xxVENUSx)
    I have no idea on what I want to do at uni. I'm thinking of chemistry but I've heard of the bad graduate salary so I'm put off. I have always been interested in computers and one idea was to do Computer Science. The only thing is, I didn't take Maths. There are a few unis that will take me without Maths but my chances aren't good at securing a place. I just have no idea on a degree that will lead to a well paying job.
    Well if you're interested in a Chemistry degree you can probably go into chemical engineering (I think) which does pay well especially in places abroad such as Dubai. You could also become a patent attorney which again pays well and usually only take people on that have a science degree so chemistry would fit well. Hope this helps!
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    Most universities would want A-Level maths for Comp Sci. However you may want to look into doing a foundation year somewhere as a substitute. It's still possible to do Comp Sci without Maths just more difficult is all.
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    Computer Science is essentially a specialised branch of engineering concerned with software algorithms. Going into Computer Science because you're "interested in computers" is about as sensible as going into Architecture because you 'enjoy re-decorating'.
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    I was exactly in the same boat as you initially; I wanted to get into Neuroscience but I know jobs are getting more scarce in the field of natural sciences so it wasn't a risk I was willing to take (£27k debt AND unemployment? Nah). So I applied for Computer Science and I got accepted into Queen Mary, Leicester and Newcastle (and I only have ABB) without A Level Maths and I'm starting this September - and I even applied post-UCAS deadline lol. In other words, there are plenty of universities that will let you in without A Level Maths (esp if you get A Level good grades too). I know most universities will teach discrete maths from scratch but they say A Level Maths helps with understanding the discrete maths at university, so it obviously helps having A Level Maths but you're not doomed without it (especially if you're willing to work hard etc). Good luck and don't hesitate to ask me for any advice or worries you might have!
 
 
 
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