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    okay because I'm the 1st year to do the new GCSEs and A levels I cant do AS levels so will be doing 3 A levels. I've already chosen psychology and sociology because I love them both but cant decide a third? I'm thinking about courses at uni like psychology, social psychology or law etc therefore I'm worried psychology wont be enough to secure a facilitating subject and get into a russell group uni. I don't really want to do biology physics maths English or any subjects like that as I don't enjoy them, and I know history is an excellent a level to have but I don't do it at gcse so would struggle? I was also thinking of doing government and politics or law.... but they also arnt strong academic subjects and arnt likely to help me get into uni? Does anyone who does chemsity, history, government and politics, law, English language have any advice I need to choose soon and I really cant decide!!
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    okay because I'm the 1st year to do the new GCSEs and A levels I cant do AS levels so will be doing 3 A levels. I've already chosen psychology and sociology because I love them both but cant decide a third? I'm thinking about courses at uni like psychology, social psychology or law etc therefore I'm worried psychology wont be enough to secure a facilitating subject and get into a russell group uni. I don't really want to do biology physics maths English or any subjects like that as I don't enjoy them, and I know history is an excellent a level to have but I don't do it at gcse so would struggle? I was also thinking of doing government and politics or law.... but they also arnt strong academic subjects and arnt likely to help me get into uni? Does anyone who does chemsity, history, government and politics, law, English language have any advice I need to choose soon and I really cant decide!!
    Honestly as long as you do well in both subjects you'll be fine! But yes having a facilitating subject would be the best.

    Would you do well in Chemistry? I am not that familiar with the British system but I would say as long as you work hard and is good at managing essay writing, A2 History without GCSEs should be fine.

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    I do history and law a levels. History would be conpletely fine without having done gcse, as no knowledge is carried over (the topics are completely different) and you learn a whole new method of writing essays (this might be different for other exam boards, I nly have experience of aqa. Law I find much easier, as most of it is just remembering the information, rather than having to analyse it like in history. But ultimately, choose an a level you'll enjoy because you have to do it for two years, and you're more likely to want to work at it if you enjoy it.
 
 
 
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