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    Hey guys,

    I'm doing biology, chemistry, physics and maths right now. I want to do an AS in either biology or chemistry incase 4 gets too much and i want to drop one in my second year. Which one should I do the AS in? Which is most useful in terms of opening doors to degree options, which one is easier at A2.

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    Any ideas about what you want to do at uni?
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    A lot of my friends who are doing A2 biology say it is harder than chemistry as there is a lot more to learn as it has much less applied stuff and more wordy stuff than chemistry
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    It's all down to individual preference tbh and where your skills and interests lie.
    I personally did both chemistry and biology at A level and I got A's in both, but I definitely found chemistry much, much harder. In my opinion, there is a much bigger step between AS and A2 chemistry than between AS and A2 biology- but again, that's just me.
    If you achieve similar grades in both, I would say to carry on with what you're more interested in innately. Like when you think about your lessons, which do you enjoy and which do you dread?
    You're welcome to message me if you have any more questions about them.
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    (Original post by asim1999)
    Any ideas about what you want to do at uni?
    I'm not too sure but I think engineering.
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    (Original post by jemmaaa0853)
    It's all down to individual preference tbh and where your skills and interests lie.
    I personally did both chemistry and biology at A level and I got A's in both, but I definitely found chemistry much, much harder. In my opinion, there is a much bigger step between AS and A2 chemistry than between AS and A2 biology- but again, that's just me.
    If you achieve similar grades in both, I would say to carry on with what you're more interested in innately. Like when you think about your lessons, which do you enjoy and which do you dread?
    You're welcome to message me if you have any more questions about them.
    Thank you,
    I think I take time to understand chemistry but once it clicks it's fine and not too bad. I feel like if I change my mind about what degree I want to do, chemistry will give me more options but I'm not too sure tbh.
 
 
 
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