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    I'm about to start A2 year and I've decided I want to do maths at uni, but my current subjects are biology, chemistry, physics and maths. I've decided to drop biology and pick up further maths, but I don't know if I should drop chemistry too. So far A levels haven't been that hard and I got straight As on results day for AS so I feel like it wouldn't be that hard but I don't know if I can be bothered for all the exams I'll have to sit next year. Are there any benefits to me keeping chemistry? Should I drop it?
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    Sorry you've not had any responses about this. Are you sure you've posted in the right place? Here's a link to our subject forum which should help get you more responses if you post there.

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    Chemistry can open up doors but so can physics.
    So you're now doing
    - maths, physics, chemistry and further maths
    - it's better having 3 amazing A levels then 4 average so if dropping chemistry helps you get amazing A levels maths physics and further maths can get open up doors too.
    I would personally say that chemistry still opens up doors! If you're going to drop a subject then I would recommend physics or maths? Because chemistry and physics/maths opens up doors to other subjects too and sometimes unis would want Chemistry with physics/maths. It really depends what you want to do so just follow what your heart says and if it says drop chemistry then do it. What's your strongest and weakest subject?


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    (Original post by Hambi123)
    Chemistry can open up doors but so can physics.
    So you're now doing
    - maths, physics, chemistry and further maths
    - it's better having 3 amazing A levels then 4 average so if dropping chemistry helps you get amazing A levels maths physics and further maths can get open up doors too.
    I would personally say that chemistry still opens up doors! If you're going to drop a subject then I would recommend physics or maths? Because chemistry and physics/maths opens up doors to other subjects too and sometimes unis would want Chemistry with physics/maths. It really depends what you want to do so just follow what your heart says and if it says drop chemistry then do it. What's your strongest and weakest subject?


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    Someone please help me. I am currrently doing 4 a levels at a2 and i want to drop one because i cant deal with the stress anymore. I am doing Biology, Maths, Chemistry and psychology. My predicted grades are B in bio and chem and A in maths and psychology. Im thinking of dropping either chemistry or psychology and i need advice on which one to drop. Chemistry is getting really hard and in my recent assessments ive been getting Cs whereas psychology have been A's what shall i do? Im thinking of doing optom at uni.
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    Someone please help me. I am currrently doing 4 a levels at a2 and i want to drop one because i cant deal with the stress anymore. I am doing Biology, Maths, Chemistry and psychology. My predicted grades are B in bio and chem and A in maths and psychology. Im thinking of dropping either chemistry or psychology and i need advice on which one to drop. Chemistry is getting really hard and in my recent assessments ive been getting Cs whereas psychology have been A's what shall i do? Im thinking of doing optom at uni.
    Before I tell you which one to drop, What uni are you hoping to apply for?


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    [QUOTE=Hambi123;67869628]Before I tell you which one to drop, What uni are you hoping to apply for?
    Manchester, bradford i know the requirement is AAB your A's being in two sciences but hopefully my predicted in bio can go higher
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    (Original post by Hambi123)
    Before I tell you which one to drop, What uni are you hoping to apply for?
    Manchester, bradford i know the requirement is AAB your A's being in two sciences but hopefully my predicted in bio can go higher
    Definitely work on your biology, you can still get into uni with at least 1 science. It's better getting 3 amazing A levels then 4 average. If I were you I would've dropped chemistry too. Drop chemistry and aim for As on your A levels


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