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    Hey everyone, I'm in year 12 studying biology, chemistry and maths. I have to apply to uni in a few months and I have absolutely no idea what I want to do. I LOVE biology (especially the anatomy and molecular side) but none of the lab/research based careers interest me very much. My career prospects practically change on a weekly basis. At the moment I'm considering forensic psychiatry/pathology or even a pharmacist but I'm just not sure I want to make such a big commitment only to back out later.. and frankly I think working in a pharmacy would kill me haha.

    And then theres another side of me that would love to do teaching or even science journalism! These are all such different choices and I have no idea what I would like to do. What do you suggest? Should I do some more research on different career paths or just take a subject which I think I would love/find really interesting at uni and take it from there? Any advice would be appreciated. Thank you!
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    (Original post by crowleybeans)
    Hey everyone, I'm in year 12 studying biology, chemistry and maths. I have to apply to uni in a few months and I have absolutely no idea what I want to do. I LOVE biology (especially the anatomy and molecular side) but none of the lab/research based careers interest me very much. My career prospects practically change on a weekly basis. At the moment I'm considering forensic psychiatry/pathology or even a pharmacist but I'm just not sure I want to make such a big commitment only to back out later.. and frankly I think working in a pharmacy would kill me haha.

    And then theres another side of me that would love to do teaching or even science journalism! These are all such different choices and I have no idea what I would like to do. What do you suggest? Should I do some more research on different career paths or just take a subject which I think I would love/find really interesting at uni and take it from there? Any advice would be appreciated. Thank you!
    I think you need to throw yourself into getting some work experience, it would hopefully make things much clearer for you
 
 
 
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