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    Hi,
    Please could I get some help with choosing A level options?
    I wish to study either Medicine or Biomedical Science at University.
    I have selected Maths, Biology and Chemistry, but am unsure about the 4th option.
    I have narrowed it down to English Literature and Physics, but cannot pick between them. In my GCSE mocks, I achieved a 9 in English Lit and an A* in Physics.
    Could anyone help please? Thanks
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    (Original post by archibald300)
    Hi,
    Please could I get some help with choosing A level options?
    I wish to study either Medicine or Biomedical Science at University.
    I have selected Maths, Biology and Chemistry, but am unsure about the 4th option.
    I have narrowed it down to English Literature and Physics, but cannot pick between them. In my GCSE mocks, I achieved a 9 in English Lit and an A* in Physics.
    Could anyone help please? Thanks
    For medicine the only subject that is required is chemistry (as you should know). By taking all three sciences you are showing a real commitment to the sciences and they will help you to understand all your other courses. However, as this would be your fourth subject you should consider which one you will enjoy the most as you should bear in mind that universities will only ask for 3 A Levels. Ask yourself whether you want to go through the stress of doing 4 A Levels when you could just focus on 3 to get the grades for medicine.
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    (Original post by archibald300)
    Hi,
    Please could I get some help with choosing A level options?
    I wish to study either Medicine or Biomedical Science at University.
    I have selected Maths, Biology and Chemistry, but am unsure about the 4th option.
    I have narrowed it down to English Literature and Physics, but cannot pick between them. In my GCSE mocks, I achieved a 9 in English Lit and an A* in Physics.
    Could anyone help please? Thanks
    Based on what you want to study at Uni, it would make more sense for you to take Physics. Especially if you are taking maths, a lot of it crosses over. If you're good at the maths bit, the workload isn't as high as if you were to take English Lit.
    That being said, if you really enjoy English then by all means don't let other people's logic stop you - ultimately only three of the grades matter in your uni offers, so choose what will make you happy.
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    Thanks. At my school, it is compulsory to take 4 subjects. So, Physics shows commitment to the Sciences, but English may show me to be more well-rounded?
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    Thanks everyone!
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    im in the same boat but choosing between english and economics. what my english teacher said to me is that if i did choose economics i would be closing of my options a bit more (i know that economics does require abit of essay writing though) i'd say go for what you enjoy most as you have the biology chem and maths which shows that you could do a science- based degree!! Good luck!
 
 
 
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