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    Doing Maths, Further Maths, Physics and Chemistry, with the initial idea to apply for chemical engineering, I also planned not to drop any subjects for A2, however now I'd like to sit extra modules for maths (M4,M5,D1) to total 15 modules. I don't think it's too great of an idea to do this alongside 4 A2s, although I still don't want to drop Physics or Chemistry (not dropping either maths subjects). Recently I've been looking into uni courses which aren't chemistry based, such as maths&physics, but I still really like the look of chemical engineering.
    Does anyone have experience with doing 4 A2s and extra modules? I'd end up sitting M3,4,5, S2, C4 and D1 next year for maths&fm as well as 3 exams per science. I understand I don't "have" to do extra modules, but I enjoy mechanics a lot, and then D1 was just to make it up to 15 for the extra qualification.
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    You don't have to make a final decision until September, so hopefully you'll have a better idea of what you want to do by then. Even then you could try it out and drop some stuff if it gets too much.

    Some people struggle more than others with A-levels. I did A2 further maths, physics, chemistry and biology plus FP3, FP4(studied M3 but couldn't be bothered with more exams) and all three STEP papers in year 13 and it was fine for me, but most people feel more comfortable doing 3 without extra modules.
    Make sure you make your uni offer, but if you feel you'll have the time then go for it.
    Your maths modules aren't adding up for me. Shouldn't there be 9, including C3 and one of FP2-4?
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    Doing C3 this year and just completely forgot to mention FP2 and 3 next year :P
    I'm more interested to do it because I find maths fairly easy this year, yet also enjoyable, for most modules I can not revise and get 98% or more, (except S1 :/), so I quite like the challenge of doing the extra mechanics just for the preparation it gives for uni.
    Also I'd be self-teaching the extra modules, my teacher can offer some M4 lessons on top of M3 next year, but I'd have to mostly do them in my own time.
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    I did 4 A2s (Chemisty, Biology, Maths, Psychology) plus an AEA in Psychology - probably not as strenuous as your subjects but it was doable. It just meant I had less free periods than my friends but I didn't mind.
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    (Original post by JN17)
    Doing Maths, Further Maths, Physics and Chemistry, with the initial idea to apply for chemical engineering, I also planned not to drop any subjects for A2, however now I'd like to sit extra modules for maths (M4,M5,D1) to total 15 modules. I don't think it's too great of an idea to do this alongside 4 A2s, although I still don't want to drop Physics or Chemistry (not dropping either maths subjects). Recently I've been looking into uni courses which aren't chemistry based, such as maths&physics, but I still really like the look of chemical engineering.
    Does anyone have experience with doing 4 A2s and extra modules? I'd end up sitting M3,4,5, S2, C4 and D1 next year for maths&fm as well as 3 exams per science. I understand I don't "have" to do extra modules, but I enjoy mechanics a lot, and then D1 was just to make it up to 15 for the extra qualification.
    D1 is a waste of your time. If it were me, I would just not do m4 and m5 formally, keep everything and then if you want to you could look at the content over the summer before going to uni
 
 
 

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