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    I'm currently finishing AS and I would like to do a chemistry degree at Uni. I am studying Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Maths, but I need to drop one for next year for A Level. I am conflicted between dropping Physics or Maths and I would like to know if anyone recommends one over the other for a chemistry degree?

    The courses I've looked at only require two other STEM subjects studied as well as Chemistry, so I'm sorted either way, but I do lack with both physics and maths. Will either give me an advantage at degree level?

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    Chemistry degrees do have a strong mathematics basis, so a solid foundation in maths would stand you in good stead. Further along the degree I imagine you would have a chance to specialise in either the biological or physical field, but maths will always remain relevant. As you mentioned, you're okay either way, but A-Level Maths I imagine is held in higher regard and is more traditional (but I'm just nitpicking here) - I'd go with that, but then again it might depend on how fussy the university is. For example, the vast majority of chemistry applicants for Oxbridge will have Maths A-Level (some even Further Maths), but most others won't be so specific.
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    (Original post by Macman230)
    I'm currently finishing AS and I would like to do a chemistry degree at Uni. I am studying Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Maths, but I need to drop one for next year for A Level. I am conflicted between dropping Physics or Maths and I would like to know if anyone recommends one over the other for a chemistry degree?

    The courses I've looked at only require two other STEM subjects studied as well as Chemistry, so I'm sorted either way, but I do lack with both physics and maths. Will either give me an advantage at degree level?

    Thanks
    I would drop Physics If I were you, a lot of good uni's ask for Maths a-level specifically alongside Chemistry and one other science a-level.
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    (Original post by Macman230)
    I'm currently finishing AS and I would like to do a chemistry degree at Uni. I am studying Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Maths, but I need to drop one for next year for A Level. I am conflicted between dropping Physics or Maths and I would like to know if anyone recommends one over the other for a chemistry degree?

    The courses I've looked at only require two other STEM subjects studied as well as Chemistry, so I'm sorted either way, but I do lack with both physics and maths. Will either give me an advantage at degree level?

    Thanks
    Absolutely do not drop Maths. Drop Physics if you absolutely have to.
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    (Original post by Macman230)
    I'm currently finishing AS and I would like to do a chemistry degree at Uni. I am studying Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Maths, but I need to drop one for next year for A Level. I am conflicted between dropping Physics or Maths and I would like to know if anyone recommends one over the other for a chemistry degree?

    The courses I've looked at only require two other STEM subjects studied as well as Chemistry, so I'm sorted either way, but I do lack with both physics and maths. Will either give me an advantage at degree level?

    Thanks
    As everyone else has said keep maths drop physics

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    Drop biology, just because I'm a contrarian.
    Obviously, its depends on your interests within chemistry.
    So Chemistry, maths and one other
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    Haha, thanks guys, helped quite a bit, seems as though I'll be keeping Maths
 
 
 
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