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    I am currently taking 4 subjects; Bio, Chem, Geography and Psychology as well as doing EPQ.
    I don't think that I can cope with all 4 subjects but maybe I can??
    The carrer path I want to go down requires Bio Chem and sometimes Geog, none have said that I need Psychology. However I'm not 100% sure on what I want to do so the original plan was to do an AS in psychology then drop it.
    But my Chemistry grade is suffering as I don't have time to revise all subjects.

    My question:
    Universities always ask for 3 a levels, they never mention wanting an AS in something, so does a random AS look good? Is it worth it?

    I do enjoy psychology however I feel like the teachers aren't teaching us many exam techniques and I don't know whether I should drop psychology in order to focus on the more important subjects.
    Please I need advice!
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    (Original post by Zoe Lea)
    I am currently taking 4 subjects; Bio, Chem, Geography and Psychology as well as doing EPQ.
    I don't think that I can cope with all 4 subjects but maybe I can??
    The carrer path I want to go down requires Bio Chem and sometimes Geog, none have said that I need Psychology. However I'm not 100% sure on what I want to do so the original plan was to do an AS in psychology then drop it.
    But my Chemistry grade is suffering as I don't have time to revise all subjects.

    My question:
    Universities always ask for 3 a levels, they never mention wanting an AS in something, so does a random AS look good? Is it worth it?

    I do enjoy psychology however I feel like the teachers aren't teaching us many exam techniques and I don't know whether I should drop psychology in order to focus on the more important subjects.
    Please I need advice!
    AS levels are much diminished these days as most exams are linear. Many schools have dropped them.

    1. Very occasionally some unis require an AS for a particular course on top of 3 A levels.
    2. AS levels still go on your UCAS form so if you are doing them it helps to do well. Unis normally focus on predicteds and GCSE, some of them look at all your results, so its best to read the entrance policy.
    3. Generally you are fine with 3 A levels.
 
 
 
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