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    m currently in year 12 and I am taking 4 AS levels (Chemistry, Biology, Maths and English Literature). The original plan was to drop maths at the end of year 12 and carry on with the rest in year 13. However the workload is too much and maths is driving me crazy! I was wondering if I was to drop my maths AS now, instead of at the end of year 12, would I be at a disadvantage when applying to university because I only have 3 AS and not 4? Would they favour someone with 4 AS over 3?
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    (Original post by P_I_Z_Z_A)
    m currently in year 12 and I am taking 4 AS levels (Chemistry, Biology, Maths and English Literature). The original plan was to drop maths at the end of year 12 and carry on with the rest in year 13. However the workload is too much and maths is driving me crazy! I was wondering if I was to drop my maths AS now, instead of at the end of year 12, would I be at a disadvantage when applying to university because I only have 3 AS and not 4? Would they favour someone with 4 AS over 3?
    Almost all universities do not look at As levels now because they’re being faded out, so some people don’t even do them!
    You wouldn’t be at a disadvantage at all because universities look at A level predictions now and not As levels, if you feel that it is too much then drop it
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    (Original post by P_I_Z_Z_A)
    m currently in year 12 and I am taking 4 AS levels (Chemistry, Biology, Maths and English Literature). The original plan was to drop maths at the end of year 12 and carry on with the rest in year 13. However the workload is too much and maths is driving me crazy! I was wondering if I was to drop my maths AS now, instead of at the end of year 12, would I be at a disadvantage when applying to university because I only have 3 AS and not 4? Would they favour someone with 4 AS over 3?
    Nope. It's fine.
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    (Original post by Daniel100499)
    Almost all universities do not look at As levels now because they’re being faded out, so some people don’t even do them!
    You wouldn’t be at a disadvantage at all because universities look at A level predictions now and not As levels, if you feel that it is too much then drop it
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