Turn on thread page Beta

how hard is triple science at a level? watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    i am considering doing bio, chem, and physics at a level.
    how big is the jump between gcse and a level?
    how hard is it to get a stars in each science subject? (i should get a* in every science at gcse but i do find it hard)
    realistically, i need a*a*a at a level for medicine, is this possible or likely for these subjects?
    how hard is each subject?
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    Wait, so you want to do medicine?

    Are you considering to take maths at A level?
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by abi12321)
    i am considering doing bio, chem, and physics at a level.
    how big is the jump between gcse and a level?
    how hard is it to get a stars in each science subject? (i should get a* in every science at gcse but i do find it hard)
    i need a*a*a at a level for medicine, is this possible or likely for these subjects?
    how hard is each subject?
    Biology is quite content heavy but relatively easy to pass with A's
    Chemistry is moderately difficult but not impossible
    I'd say physics is the most difficult, avoid unless you have an A in maths GCSE

    A-level to GCSE is quite a big jump, you'll need to do quite a lot of work
    It's difficult to get A*'s, nobody will tell you different, but it depends entirely on you and how much effort you put in
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by AngryRedhead)
    Biology is quite content heavy but relatively easy to pass with A's
    Chemistry is moderately difficult but not impossible
    I'd say physics is the most difficult, avoid unless you have an A in maths GCSE

    A-level to GCSE is quite a big jump, you'll need to do quite a lot of work
    It's difficult to get A*'s, nobody will tell you different, but it depends entirely on you and how much effort you put in
    thanks! i have 7/8 (a/a* old grades) predicted for maths so i hope i could cope with physics. ngl though, i do find maths really difficult, so maybe it isnt the best option for me
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by stoyfan)
    Wait, so you want to do medicine?

    Are you considering to take maths at A level?
    no, i really struggle with the top level maths skills at gcse, so i dont think it would suit me!
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by abi12321)
    thanks! i have 7/8 (a/a* old grades) predicted for maths so i hope i could cope with physics. ngl though, i do find maths really difficult, so maybe it isnt the best option for me
    I'm sure you'll be fine with physics a-level if you're predicted high grades in maths, just make sure you're really hot on your vector calculations and your quadratics. As long as you put the work in you'll be fine
    Offline

    5
    ReputationRep:
    I do triple science. Not that bad but you do miss your essay subjects.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by AngryRedhead)
    I'm sure you'll be fine with physics a-level if you're predicted high grades in maths, just make sure you're really hot on your vector calculations and your quadratics. As long as you put the work in you'll be fine
    i suppose i could try and get a maths tutor to help me if i am struggling. thanks for the help
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cherub012)
    I do triple science. Not that bad but you do miss your essay subjects.
    personally i dont mind that! essays are not my favourite
    Offline

    5
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by abi12321)
    personally i dont mind that! essays are not my favourite
    I said that 2 years ago. Now I miss it.
 
 
 
Poll
Do you think parents should charge rent?
Help with your A-levels

All the essentials

The adventure begins mug

Student life: what to expect

What it's really like going to uni

Rosette

Essay expert

Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

Uni match

Uni match

Our tool will help you find the perfect course for you

Study planner

Create a study plan

Get your head around what you need to do and when with the study planner tool.

Study planner

Resources by subject

Everything from mind maps to class notes.

Hands typing

Degrees without fees

Discover more about degree-level apprenticeships.

A student doing homework

Study tips from A* students

Students who got top grades in their A-levels share their secrets

Study help links and info

Can you help? Study help unanswered threadsRules and posting guidelines

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.