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    So I'm half a term into sixth form and i want to go in to Physics when I'm older so i chose Physics, Maths and Chemistry. I also have a hobby of making stuff on photoshop and previously got an A* in Media for my GCSEs so i picked Media for AS as well, mainly for fun. So that's 4 subjects and I'm also thinking of doing an EPQ as well.

    The problem is that Media studies is taking up a lot of my time and i haven't even started the EPQ yet. I'm quite a slow worker, so doing work for 4 subjects (including Media, which is really long) would take me ages, I'm starting to think that picking Media was a bad decision because in the time to do Media work i could be focusing on the actual subjects i will be pursuing later in life, which led me to think that i should drop Media.

    I've thought about this and realised that if i did drop Media I would be missing out on UCAS points and it might be to late to switch subjects (even if i can think of a subject to switch to), which is why i'm not sure on what to do.

    Any advice on what i should do?
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    If you want to do science after your A levels, Physics Chemistry and Maths are going to be far more use to you than Media, which is a bit of an 'odd one out' (I understand why you're doing it if you enjoy it so). I'd concentrate on getting top marks in these 3 A levels and keep Media as a hobby.
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    It is possible. Are you doing your homework the day it is set? Are you using your study periods productively?
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    (Original post by Jay.vyas)
    So I'm half a term into sixth form and i want to go in to Physics when I'm older so i chose Physics, Maths and Chemistry. I also have a hobby of making stuff on photoshop and previously got an A* in Media for my GCSEs so i picked Media for AS as well, mainly for fun. So that's 4 subjects and I'm also thinking of doing an EPQ as well.

    The problem is that Media studies is taking up a lot of my time and i haven't even started the EPQ yet. I'm quite a slow worker, so doing work for 4 subjects (including Media, which is really long) would take me ages, I'm starting to think that picking Media was a bad decision because in the time to do Media work i could be focusing on the actual subjects i will be pursuing later in life, which led me to think that i should drop Media.

    I've thought about this and realised that if i did drop Media I would be missing out on UCAS points and it might be to late to switch subjects (even if i can think of a subject to switch to), which is why i'm not sure on what to do.

    Any advice on what i should do?
    Most universities only consider three anyway, they don't care about the fourth. If its going to affect your other grades detrimentally, it may be a good idea to drop it
 
 
 
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