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    Basically what I'm here to ask is whether or not you think universities will care about whether I've took the Decision Maths module in A level maths.
    I've (almost) completed my AS level maths with the D1 module, however I was wondering if it would enhance my application to study computer science if I did D2 (Decision 2) at A2.
    This is a big decision for me as my college doesn't teach this so I'll have to self teach it, so do you think this will help my application to study computer science at degree level?
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    Most universities will accept that it wasn't offered at a2 level. However it depends on you course Brunel for instance and queen Mary do not require maths if you take a maths module of some Kind I.e Btec maths for it practitioners so ALevel maths of any kind should be fine.
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    Avoid decision maths at all costs, good universities hate it. It doesn't teach you anything useful other than how to dry run a few algorithms. You will learn a lot more from FP2/3, M2.
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    doubt it'll make any difference tbh, wouldn't go as far to say "good universities hate it" though
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    Doesn't matter, in all honesty.

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    (Original post by Tom__)
    Basically what I'm here to ask is whether or not you think universities will care about whether I've took the Decision Maths module in A level maths.
    I've (almost) completed my AS level maths with the D1 module, however I was wondering if it would enhance my application to study computer science if I did D2 (Decision 2) at A2.
    This is a big decision for me as my college doesn't teach this so I'll have to self teach it, so do you think this will help my application to study computer science at degree level?
    For the love of God, don't teach yourself D2! Universities won't care, and it's the worst maths module by far in my opinion. Unless you really love D1, stay away from it. If you aren't doing Further Maths, you could try self-teaching FP1 and maybe M1 and M2 for an AS, which would give you an advantage.
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    Didn't realise this thread had so many replies, sorry.
    Next year I think I'll just go with S1 then, everyone is always talking about how easy that module is.
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    (Original post by Tom__)
    Didn't realise this thread had so many replies, sorry.
    Next year I think I'll just go with S1 then, everyone is always talking about how easy that module is.
    I took as maths with stats1 I got an B in stats and a U in everything else so yeah. P.s not unintelligent just had problems going on.
 
 
 
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