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    Recently I attended a sixth form evening. I'm very interested in the place. I'm very stuck on how many A levels to choose. There is 4 A levels I'm interested in. Biology, chemistry, maths and business. Is this too much? I don't think I could drop one either as they're full two year courses. I'd just like to know if they'd be too much
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    Why do you want to do business?
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    Why do you want to do business?
    I'm interested in both medicine and working within accounting and finance. two polar opposites, I know
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    I'm interested in both medicine and working within accounting and finance. two polar opposites, I know
    Well the problem is that, business isn't really respected as an A-level (compared to most). If I were you, I'd go for economics if you are interested in that sort of area, better yet, you could do further maths, which would greatly help you in both areas and is very well respected.
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    Well the problem is that, business isn't really respected as an A-level (compared to most). If I were you, I'd go for economics if you are interested in that sort of area, better yet, you could do further maths, which would greatly help you in both areas and is very well respected.
    I was thinking of further maths, but I'm unsure if I'm intelligent enough . I'm trying my hardest to even get into the sixth form. The entry requirement for maths is a grade 7 and I'm worried I won't hit it
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    (Original post by laytonnnn)
    I was thinking of further maths, but I'm unsure if I'm intelligent enough . I'm trying my hardest to even get into the sixth form. The entry requirement for maths is a grade 7 and I'm worried I won't hit it
    Further Maths is pretty much the same "difficulty" as normal Maths, its just different stuff. Just try your best! :P
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    Thanks, I really appreciate your help! Going to work hard!
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    Obviously maths would be the better choice however I would suggest that you talk to teachers about picking these subjects as it could be too much to handle and therefore you might do worse than if you just did 3 hard subjects then an A-level like Business. Although Business is considered a soft core subject it wouldn't stop you from getting into uni. So it is something to consider.
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    (Original post by laytonnnn)
    Recently I attended a sixth form evening. I'm very interested in the place. I'm very stuck on how many A levels to choose. There is 4 A levels I'm interested in. Biology, chemistry, maths and business. Is this too much? I don't think I could drop one either as they're full two year courses. I'd just like to know if they'd be too much
    You could always drop one after the first months or so if you realise that 4 is too much. Most 6th forms allow you to do that.
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    (Original post by Emma:-))
    You could always drop one after the first months or so if you realise that 4 is too much. Most 6th forms allow you to do that.
    Unfortunately this one doesn't. Plus I could never bring myself to drop something as I'd feel a failure haha
 
 
 

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