Pure Mathematics A-level or Mathematics (with Mechanics) A-level?

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    Hi, I am struggling choosing between these two A-levels. I am pursuing for a degree in computer science, which of these two A-levels would be best suited for this? I decided to steer from doing decision maths as I am doing an A-level in Computer Science and I am steering from statistics as I didn't like the GCSE much.
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    what are your other a levels?
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    Computer Science, Psychology and Religious Studies.
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    (Original post by Jor64)
    Computer Science, Psychology and Religious Studies.
    Drop Psychology or RS and take Further Maths?
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    (Original post by Mr M)
    Drop Psychology or RS and take Further Maths?
    Possibly.

    I chose those two subjects because I really enjoy them both, plus I felt that it would develop a wide variety of skills.
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    Drop Psychology or RS and take Further Maths?
    This ^

    Or even take Maths, RE, Psychology and Comp to AS, then drop Pyschology or RE and take Further maths to AS then as well.

    Also, just do the normal A-level maths imo, mech and stats can come in handy.
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    I can't because my college doesn't provide it and I don't know where I can study it online.
 
 
 
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