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    I'm interested in geophysics at durham but I only do one science subject. (I do Maths, Geography and Business)

    It says on the website all courses require 2 science subjects so will my application be rejected without even being considered?

    Thanks in advance
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    (Original post by ScienceGeek1878)
    I'm interested in geophysics at durham but I only do one science subject. (I do Maths, Geography and Business)

    It says on the website all courses require 2 science subjects so will my application be rejected without even being considered?

    Thanks in advance
    Do you know where Durham defines what they mean by a science subject? Quite a lot of universities actually class Geography as a science subject so I think there's a reasonable chance that your A Levels are valid, however you may want to email them to check if you can't find a list of subjects they count as sciences.

    Edit: For their Natural Sciences course, they do not seem to count Geography as a science. If this is the case, it's very possible that your application would be rejected, however I would still recommend emailing to check.
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    (Original post by Plagioclase)
    Do you know where Durham defines what they mean by a science subject? Quite a lot of universities actually class Geography as a science subject so I think there's a reasonable chance that your A Levels are valid, however you may want to email them to check if you can't find a list of subjects they count as sciences.

    Edit: For their Natural Sciences course, they do not seem to count Geography as a science. If this is the case, it's very possible that your application would be rejected, however I would still recommend emailing to check.
    In this case, would you recommend swapping Business for Physics as I am early on in the course?
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    (Original post by ScienceGeek1878)
    In this case, would you recommend swapping Business for Physics as I am early on in the course?
    Yes, I definitely would.
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    (Original post by ScienceGeek1878)
    I'm interested in geophysics at Durham but I only do one science subject. (I do Maths, Geography and Business)

    It says on the website all courses require 2 science subjects so will my application be rejected without even being considered?

    Thanks in advance
    Hello. Where are you doing Maths now? By the way, I've applied to Durham, so I might see you there.

    Also, the clue is in the title: geophysics = geo (geology, geography etc.) + physics.

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