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    at the moment i'm thinking of doing english lit., government and politics, chemistry and psychology: is this an OK spread of A levels or would a subject like gov. and politics be looked on unfavourably by the likes of oxbridge (for example) ?
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    Wow, that is a bit of a fruit salad.
    It depends what you're planning on applying for.
    I doubt oxbridge would 'look down' upon any particular subject choice. They are really more interested in your suitability for a course, and what you have to show which demonstrates this.
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    Which course are you interested in?

    For the most part, the grades matter more than the subjects.
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    (Original post by eliott.cats)
    at the moment i'm thinking of doing english lit., government and politics, chemistry and psychology: is this an OK spread of A levels or would a subject like gov. and politics be looked on unfavourably by the likes of oxbridge (for example) ?
    Wide spread, but fairly strong subjects. Trinity College gives some guidance for applicants: http://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/admissions...l-combinations.
 
 
 
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