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    How can I prepare for a levels and what should I expect?
    I'm going to be taking chemistry, biology and psychology at A-level, and I would like to have an idea as to what it is like?

    Is there any chance I can start preparing early by getting the text books and trying to self teach before being taught by teachers?
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    (Original post by Lea170)
    How can I prepare for a levels and what should I expect?
    I'm going to be taking chemistry, biology and psychology at A-level, and I would like to have an idea as to what it is like?

    Is there any chance I can start preparing early by getting the text books and trying to self teach before being taught by teachers?
    A-levels are definitely a big jump from GCSEs, so keep that in mind.

    I do Psychology and it is really interesting! It's my fav subject.

    I don't know about the other two as I don't do them, but a lot of people in my school always complain that Biology is a lot of work and that there's so much to learn.

    Yep you can definitely get the text books if you want- it's up to you! But I think trying to self-teach beforehand is a bit too much; I would say simply familiarising yourself with the content would be a better idea.

    Good luck!
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    You could, but you'll probably forget it all like I did. Just enjoy your summer, now is one of the only stress free times you'll have in the next two years.
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    Like a slap in the face. This quickly turns into violent punches and kicks until you are knocked out or survive til the end of the year. That's A levels.

    They're fine if you work throughout the year, especially AS
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    (Original post by Nadine_08)
    A-levels are definitely a big jump from GCSEs, so keep that in mind.

    I do Psychology and it is really interesting! It's my fav subject.

    I don't know about the other two as I don't do them, but a lot of people in my school always complain that Biology is a lot of work and that there's so much to learn.

    Yep you can definitely get the text books if you want- it's up to you! But I think trying to self-teach beforehand is a bit too much; I would say simply familiarising yourself with the content would be a better idea.

    Good luck!
    Yeah I think you're right I'm going to familiarise myself and maybe look three unit 3 for all of the sciences as I did the double science. And can't wait to be starting psychology. ☺️ Thank you.
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    (Original post by Lea170)
    Yeah I think you're right I'm going to familiarise myself and maybe look three unit 3 for all of the sciences as I did the double science. And can't wait to be starting psychology. ☺️ Thank you.
    No prob!
 
 
 
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