AS Level maths. Should I drop to 3 instead?

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    Hi there,
    I'm new to this forum but I was looking for some advice.
    I have taken AS Level maths and I am struggling to get a grip on the easy stuff in C1. I am always coming out of the small topic tests with less than 50% despite me going back every day nearly to the math department for help on practice questions. I am feeling that maybe it would be more beneficial to do just my other three AS levels instead (Computer science, Geography and Physics) as they are going fine at the moment. What do you think I should do?
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    What do you want to do at uni?
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    Was looking at going onto doing a Network computing course or Computer science course.
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    Alotkf computer science courses need maths. Maths needs perseverance TBH.
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    (Original post by Nv05)
    Was looking at going onto doing a Network computing course or Computer science course.
    Most RG universities require A level maths for computer science
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    I've heard a lot of people say that. I just am unsure though because if I carry on with it I feel i'll just get more discouraged by the fact I can't do it. Also i'd like to know, if I took the other 3AS levels would it mean I'd be disadvantaged at applying to uni?
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    (Original post by Nv05)
    I've heard a lot of people say that. I just am unsure though because if I carry on with it I feel i'll just get more discouraged by the fact I can't do it. Also i'd like to know, if I took the other 3AS levels would it mean I'd be disadvantaged at applying to uni?
    Yes you would be disadvantaged if you wanted to study computer science or anything physics related at uni if you don't continue with maths. Your choices for uni and course would be limited. Of course there are other subjects where it wouldn't matter and other routes to careers in the computer/IT/networking world that don't require maths or uni.

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    (Original post by Nv05)
    Was looking at going onto doing a Network computing course or Computer science course.
    Computer Science at university usually requires A-Level Maths or A-Level Maths and Further Maths.
 
 
 
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