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    I cant decide whether or not i want to study medicine or physics in the future and as A levels are getting harder we've been advised to take three a levels instead of four. if i want to study physics ill need physics AND maths however if i want to do medicine ill need biology and chemistry to be considered by most uni's. should i take all four and keep my options open but increase my workload, take physics chemistry and biology and hope that one of my preferred uni's will take me on a physics course, should i decide thats what i want to do (would this be limiting with only sciences?), or take physics chemistry and maths and aim for all A-A* so i can get into the higher unis that accept people on a medicine course without biology? i enjoy all these subjects to the same degree and i'm equally good at each.
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    A lot of medical schools are fine with just chemistry and one from physics, maths and biology. You should be fine with Chemistry, Maths and Physics for both subjects.
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    (Original post by MattDwyer)
    I cant decide whether or not i want to study medicine or physics in the future and as A levels are getting harder we've been advised to take three a levels instead of four. if i want to study physics ill need physics AND maths however if i want to do medicine ill need biology and chemistry to be considered by most uni's. should i take all four and keep my options open but increase my workload, take physics chemistry and biology and hope that one of my preferred uni's will take me on a physics course, should i decide thats what i want to do (would this be limiting with only sciences?), or take physics chemistry and maths and aim for all A-A* so i can get into the higher unis that accept people on a medicine course without biology? i enjoy all these subjects to the same degree and i'm equally good at each.
    Just wondering- is it possible for you to carry on all four until after year 12 and then decide and drop down to 3 (obviously not getting an AS level though so you might view it as a year of wasted work). If not, I would recommend physics, chemistry and maths. The lack of biology will limit your university options for medicine, however if you don't do maths you can't really do physics at a high-ranking university. (Not that rankings are that important)
 
 
 
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