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    I want to do chemistry, physics, maths and further maths in college, but I want to do medicine so I have to do biology for most uni's. Should drop physics or further maths to do biology?
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    (Original post by Dontkmowwhat)
    I want to do chemistry, physics, maths and further maths in college, but I want to do medicine so I have to do biology for most uni's. Should drop physics or further maths to do biology?
    Which do you enjoy more? Do you have any other potential degree choices you'd consider if you decided against medicine? I think for Medicine, physics would probably be the better option.
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    physics usually helps w engineering and stuff, further maths is only necessary at very few unis for medicine/biochemistry etc unless ofc, for mathematical-heavy courses. personally id drop fm, unless i hated physics, in exchange for biology. Doing physics might give you more options for similar courses if u change your mind or smth, but otherwise fm isn't going to be useful at all for medicine. or much at all rly.
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    (Original post by Dontkmowwhat)
    I want to do chemistry, physics, maths and further maths in college, but I want to do medicine so I have to do biology for most uni's. Should drop physics or further maths to do biology?
    If you want to medicine then don't do further maths - Unis see maths and further maths as 1 subject so pretty pointless. Maths, chemistry and biology is enough to do medicine even better to do physics although its not necessary mate.
    call the unis and ask them personally or just check on UCAS but i cant imagine it saying anything different to what i said.
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    I'd say that further maths is definitely not seen as the same subject as maths by uni, on the contrary my experience has shown that for any engineering based subjects further maths is considered hugely valuable. HOWEVER for medicine I think physics definitely ties in better, e.g. in medical physics.
 
 
 
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