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    Politics,economics,history or english literature.
    Please list pro and cons.I am doing maths,chemistry,biology.
    I want to take politics but not all sixth forms offer it.Please share your experiences and opinions much appreciated.
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    Well I do Econ, Pol and History. Politics you have to remember a lot of reforms, dates, names of reforms people elections etc, quite decent though.
    I love econ but have heard from upper sixth it gets very hard, have also had two siblings do it at degree and a level and they say it gets hard.
    History is just like GCSE but a lot more in-depth work and considerably harder, same sorta thing though.
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    i would say politics but that's not necessarily a bad thing. It's interesting and not considered a 'soft' subject, its not one unis will look down upon. Hope that helps
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    History is not easy!! It's not tremendously hard, but it takes up so much time...you need to spend a lot of time reading about the subject and remembering/revising a lot of things. At A Level, you don't get away with vaguely stating an event/law etc - they want solid knowledge and thorough understanding (though you don't need to remember every single detail in every year lol)
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    if it helps i had received an A* in history at GCSE.i like politics but would oxford,imperial etc think it is respectable?Also any opinions on english lit?
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    Erm coursework subjects tend to be easy if you're good at coursework - which I'm pretty good at. Out of physics maths and Economics I'd say Maths is easy if you work hard, Economics AS is quite easy but A2 looks more difficult as no definition questions, easy graph questions and less multiple choice. Physics was difficult but I only put the effort in late - couldbe easier if I worked harder the whole way through and didn't flop the exam (dropped it and picked up further maths AS just for fun).

    I'd say out of my subjects from easiest to hardest: Business > Maths (because I enjoy it and work hard without feeling like its effort) > Economics > Physics. And then I'd say further maths is pretty much the same as normal maths at AS, id imagine the A2 is much harder as the books get complicated as can no longer fit in just the first book modules with normal maths As + A level.

    EDIT : Just realise this is a question thread and not which A-Levels are personally easiest! Oops. To answer your question, like I've said, Economics AS is easy and A2 hard. Id imagine all the rest would also be quite difficult :/ Sorry I can't help much
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    (Original post by Anonymous1502)
    Politics,economics,history or english literature.
    Please list pro and cons.I am doing maths,chemistry,biology.
    I want to take politics but not all sixth forms offer it.Please share your experiences and opinions much appreciated.
    Biology- a lot of content but I guess you should be fine as long as you revise after every lesson(not what I'm doing though) I'll say I'm okay right now but I'm sure I'll really be struggling in a few weeks
    Chemistry- read the question is what always gets written on my work lol. I find chemistry (proof is that we had a mock- mock for both and I only revised chemistry the night before but did revise quite a bit for biology but did better in chemistry) the key is just to practise and memorise keywords- no other way around keywords- write definitions over and over agains or repeat out loud whatever you like but nail those definitions of keywords
    English lit- learn quotations. I've always loved English, since forever so really the "jump between GCSE and a level" isn't that big for me but it is key that you memorise quotations and practise analysing
    History - did it at GCSE, liked it but I guess you just have to make sure you can explain events etc well, explain it to yourself or to a friend a few times and it will get in your head And do practise q's but have no other tips as I don't do it Alevel so don't know exactly what it's like
    Politics- again I don't do it but I guess the tips above should apply here as well
    Hope this helped
    Good luck!
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    Basically i am in trouble because i went to sixthform i hated it but something came up my family wanted us to move to holland to live there permentantly.So when we moved then we could not find the right school for me and now we are back in the uk my sixth form i went to probably removed me from the school and now i have no school to go to cuz they are all filled up.Can i take a gap year then apply for next year for a college or who do i contact.Help pleasee!!!!
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    i want to study law,i checked universities and there is no specific subject required.I am doing a levels now and i am studying:maths,government and politics and accounting.Are those subjects fine for law?
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    (Original post by CallumJSC)
    Erm coursework subjects tend to be easy if you're good at coursework - which I'm pretty good at. Out of physics maths and Economics I'd say Maths is easy if you work hard, Economics AS is quite easy but A2 looks more difficult as no definition questions, easy graph questions and less multiple choice. Physics was difficult but I only put the effort in late - couldbe easier if I worked harder the whole way through and didn't flop the exam (dropped it and picked up further maths AS just for fun).

    I'd say out of my subjects from easiest to hardest: Business > Maths (because I enjoy it and work hard without feeling like its effort) > Economics > Physics. And then I'd say further maths is pretty much the same as normal maths at AS, id imagine the A2 is much harder as the books get complicated as can no longer fit in just the first book modules with normal maths As + A level.

    EDIT : Just realise this is a question thread and not which A-Levels are personally easiest! Oops. To answer your question, like I've said, Economics AS is easy and A2 hard. Id imagine all the rest would also be quite difficult :/ Sorry I can't help much
    I originally wanted to do physics but then I realised that I maybe don't enjoy it as much as i thought I did when I did sixth form entrance exams for it.I wanted to further maths but my parents did not approve as it would need lots of energy and is not needed for medical school.So I need to pick something else
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    (Original post by Anonymous1502)
    I originally wanted to do physics but then I realised that I maybe don't enjoy it as much as i thought I did when I did sixth form entrance exams for it.I wanted to further maths but my parents did not approve as it would need lots of energy and is not needed for medical school.So I need to pick something else
    I LOVE maths and further maths is great fun For medical school I'm sure it would be highly respected? maybe not as much as a science but probably the next best thing! Are you just starting your AS? I personally believe in doing what you want to do regardless of what your parents think. But obviously if they want you do that and you would rather impress them then do what they say I guess.
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    (Original post by CallumJSC)
    I LOVE maths and further maths is great fun For medical school I'm sure it would be highly respected? maybe not as much as a science but probably the next best thing! Are you just starting your AS? I personally believe in doing what you want to do regardless of what your parents think. But obviously if they want you do that and you would rather impress them then do what they say I guess.
    No i am in year 11 but i am starting my application process for sixth form.
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    (Original post by Anonymous1502)
    I originally wanted to do physics but then I realised that I maybe don't enjoy it as much as i thought I did when I did sixth form entrance exams for it.I wanted to further maths but my parents did not approve as it would need lots of energy and is not needed for medical school.So I need to pick something else
    (Original post by CallumJSC)
    I LOVE maths and further maths is great fun For medical school I'm sure it would be highly respected? maybe not as much as a science but probably the next best thing! Are you just starting your AS? I personally believe in doing what you want to do regardless of what your parents think. But obviously if they want you do that and you would rather impress them then do what they say I guess.
    You are correct to leave further maths alone. I do both because I want to go into an engineering field, but a lot of med schools won't actually accept it as a separate a level to maths, especially if you take one a year early. You would definitely be better off taking something else, unless you're not worried about the fourth A level counting towards your application.
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    (Original post by emmald583)
    You are correct to leave further maths alone. I do both because I want to go into an engineering field, but a lot of med schools won't actually accept it as a separate a level to maths, especially if you take one a year early. You would definitely be better off taking something else, unless you're not worried about the fourth A level counting towards your application.
    I honestly do not care about a forth a level if it is an A/A*.I also want to enjoy the subject to an extent.
 
 
 
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