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    I will be starting my A levels (CIE) in around 2 weeks and these are the subjects I have chosen: Accounting, Economics, Business Studies and Law. I have already studied the first three in my O levels and achieved B,A,B respectively.
    are these the right subjects and how hard are they in order??
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    (Original post by Ansari_uzair)
    I will be starting my A levels (CIE) in around 2 weeks and these are the subjects I have chosen: Accounting, Economics, Business Studies and Law. I have already studied the first three in my O levels and achieved B,A,B respectively.
    are these the right subjects and how hard are they in order??
    Whilst I don't know how difficult the subjects are at A-level (I've studied a bit of Accounting at uni and it is difficult to get used to but you've studied it before so might be okay), how right they are for you depends on what you want to do at uni. There may be a slight danger of your subjects being slightly narrow (BS and Econ, and Accounting is of 'limited suitability'' for two unis in particular that I can think of) but I'm not sure how much that matters for most unis. LSE for example have 3 of the 4 subjects you've mentioned as 'non-preferred subjects' :dontknow: but again, how much it matters for unis that aren't as prestigious as the very top ones, I do not know.

    If at all possible I'd encourage maths at A-level unless you hated it or didn't get a B or above at GCSE.
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    I only do law and it is the easiest A-Level I do by far and very interesting, you'll do fine. A close friend does Econ and she always said it was tough to get your head round some things but it's very interesting
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    (Original post by Ansari_uzair)
    I will be starting my A levels (CIE) in around 2 weeks and these are the subjects I have chosen: Accounting, Economics, Business Studies and Law. I have already studied the first three in my O levels and achieved B,A,B respectively.
    are these the right subjects and how hard are they in order??
    Bad choice
    Accounting, business and economics are too linked and I would suggest you pick a facilitating subject at least

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    Maths (further maths if you can) economics
    Law is a non facilitating subject but if you enjoy it then go for it


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    Yeah, I'd say unless you want to specifically get into accounting/business/economics, doing all three is a bit of overkill. I'd suggest mixing it up and considering at least one other essay based subject and/or facilitating subject so that you can prove you have a range of skills and abilities.
 
 
 
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