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    So I'm starting sixthform come September, and I have a few choices in mind as to what I would like to do over the next to years.

    The subjects I have in mind are:

    French
    Mathematics
    Geography
    Sociology

    At the moment I'm still quite unsure about what I want to do in the future, so I'm trying to leave my options open. However, what's set in my mind at the moment is to go on and study Politics at university, but I've heard negative reviews about politics degrees, so I might take a different route.

    Would you make any changes with my current a-level selection, or perhaps suggest some degrees/future careers I could go into with my chosen alevels, thanks.
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    Id say drop geography/sociology for gov and pol, its more highly regarded. Unless of course your eager to take sociology. Perhaps economics/history would be a good idea
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    (Original post by HopelessMedic)
    Id say drop geography/sociology for gov and pol, its more highly regarded. Unless of course your eager to take sociology. Perhaps economics/history would be a good idea
    Unfortunately my sixthform doesn't offer economics, history is something I could look into, but what about english literature?
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    (Original post by harry_00)
    Unfortunately my sixthform doesn't offer economics, history is something I could look into, but what about english literature?
    English lit is another "facilitating" subject and is a good choice for any essay based degree.
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    (Original post by harry_00)
    Unfortunately my sixthform doesn't offer economics, history is something I could look into, but what about english literature?
    Both History and English are preferable to any of sociology, pol&gov and geography. They're both demanding and extremely highly regarded, universally. Of the two, History arguably has greater relevance for a Politics degree, so that would be my recommendation, but both are superb subjects which complement your other choices.

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