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    I'm in year 12 and the A level subjects I'm currently studying are Maths, Economics, French and Chemistry. I'm also doing Greek, although I am aware that this may not count when applying to unis, as it's my first language. The thing is that I do not like Chemistry, especially practicals -which are an essential part of the subject- so I am dropping it and am thinking about replacing it with Spanish. I don't really speak any Spanish, so I'm not sure if my school will let me do it, but I am certain that I will like it ,as I enjoy learning languages. However, I want to study economics or economics with maths at uni and I am wondering if taking 3 languages will hinder my application, as there is not much variety in my subjects.. Any opinions?
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    You can't do an A Level language without doing GCSE, so whether it'd hinder you or not isn't an issue.
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    Do Maths, Economics, Greek, and French. Drop Chemistry, and in the spare time that you would've studied chemistry in, learn spanish on Duolingo. It's a brilliant website and I reckon you'll love it. Starting a completely new language in AS will be very difficult in my opinion and it will put a lot of stress on you.
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    (Original post by Rachel58)
    You can't do an A Level language without doing GCSE, so whether it'd hinder you or not isn't an issue.
    I know people who have done a language at AS and not GCSE in my school..
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    Take 1 language at A level, and then travel when you are older to learn the other languages
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    I'm doing 3 languages at A-level (French, German and Spanish) along with Maths and History and hoping to study Law, and I love it and it's not too hard. My teachers said the combination is fine. For Economics it should be too, as you've got the essentials - Maths and Economics, and foreign languages will always help you with your future job.
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    Thank uAny other opinions?
 
 
 
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