Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
x Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    This thread is mainly for Year 10 students going to Year 11 in a few weeks.
    Though it'd be nice to share what it is you are planning to take for A-Levels and what you intend to do after in Uni.

    I'll start it off.

    A-Levels I want to take

    -History
    -Psychology
    -Philosophy

    I intend on taking History as a degree in Queens Mary and then doing a postgraduate in Journalism to become a Journalist.
    Offline

    11
    ReputationRep:
    i have no idea i wanted to do IT but they got rid of it now i don't know what to do
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by the one 123)
    i have no idea i wanted to do IT but they got rid of it now i don't know what to do
    Same. I had my heart set on ICT only to realise a few months ago the government got rid of it
    Online

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Since I'm going into year 14 I hope I'm only retaking maths and economics... if I get a B in politics ill be gutted because then ill be doing 3 a-levels, 2 would be much easier!
    Offline

    11
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Oneiropólos)
    Same. I had my heart set on ICT only to realise a few months ago the government got rid of it
    What are we going to do now I wanted to get into ICT and business and im not going to do computer science as it is difficult and boring.I have no other passion
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by the one 123)
    What are we going to do now I wanted to get into ICT and business and im not going to do computer science as it is difficult and boring.I have no other passion
    No other passion? What subjects do you enjoy? Their must be something other than ICT. You can get into ICT degree if you take Math and maybe Physics for A-Level
    Offline

    11
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Oneiropólos)
    No other passion? What subjects do you enjoy? Their must be something other than ICT. You can get into ICT degree if you take Math and maybe Physics for A-Level
    I absolutely hate maths and physics and bad at it. I enjoy biology, business, ICT,
    Offline

    17
    ReputationRep:
    Maths, Further Maths, Biology and Chemistry
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    Going into year 11 too.
    So far I am planing to do Biology, Chemistry and Maths. However, I may switch or add Sociology or/and Spanish. Depending on whether I still want to pursue medicine or not.
    Offline

    8
    ReputationRep:
    I want to take A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Biology, followed by a degree in Mathematics with Management. Any ideas how to access the highest grades in maths?
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    I want to do Biology, Maths, Psychology and Further Maths. Hoping to pursue a biology/maths career. I am so nervous for year 11 and sixth form, but so so excited

    (Original post by Mitchchambo)
    I want to take A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Biology, followed by a degree in Mathematics with Management. Any ideas how to access the highest grades in maths?
    Past papers are key, as is actually understanding what you are learning. Not my advice, but from someone I know (A* Maths GCSE A* Maths A-level, Cambridge degree).
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Mitchchambo)
    I want to take A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Biology, followed by a degree in Mathematics with Management. Any ideas how to access the highest grades in maths?
    As someone who self studied a lot of her AS level in maths, the way I did it was to go through the textbook, then do a past paper, recover anything I got wrong, then do another paper, and continue that cycle until I'm getting 90% or more.
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Mitchchambo)
    I want to take A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Biology, followed by a degree in Mathematics with Management. Any ideas how to access the highest grades in maths?
    Past papers and nothing else! (Coming from someone who got A* GCSE and aiming for the same at a2 - I just did my AS)
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    Maths, Business Studies, English Literature and possibly Sociology
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    English Language
    English Literature
    Sociology

    At Uni (if I ever make it) I want to study English further. I wish there was a third 'Englishy' option I could take at A level

    I swear the only types of people on here are the: Maths, chemistry, physics ones, and the English, history, sociology ones Sooo popular.

    I wish I was good at maths... got 2/80 in the end of year 10 mocks
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    History
    Politics
    English Literature
    Sociology/Philosophy
    EPQ
 
 
 
Poll
Do you agree with the proposed ban on plastic straws and cotton buds?
Useful resources

Study tools

Rosette

Essay expert

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

Thinking about uni already?

Thinking about uni already?

See where you can apply with our uni match tool

Student chat

Ask a question

Chat to other GCSE students and get your study questions answered.

Creating

Make study resources

Create all the resources you need to get the grades.

Planner

Create your own Study Plan

Organise all your homework and exams so you never miss another deadline.

Resources by subject

From flashcards to mind maps; there's everything you need for all of your GCSE subjects.

Papers

Find past papers

100s of GCSE past papers for all your subjects at your fingertips.

Help out other students

Can you help? Study help unanswered threads

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.