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    (Original post by Eee900001)
    Okay so you view history as a better a level ?
    Many thanks
    Yeah. In the long run history is viewed as a really good alevel
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    History isn't necessary unless you want to study History, and German unless you want to study German Language in some capacity. Further Maths is arguably not necessary for the vast majority of courses but is useful for most STEM courses and if you're good at Maths well worth considering.

    Biology and Chemistry would be the typical pair which prepares for any bioscience courses and medical/vet med/dentistry, and also is suitable for going into Chemistry itself and some other courses such as some bio(chemical/medical) engineering courses and similar. Physics and Maths would be the alternate typical pair for Physics and Engineering, and is a common combination for Maths and CS. It would be very useful to take FM for these options.

    Chemistry is sometimes taken with the "physical" combination, to provide more breadth in the physical sciences. While not necessary for most, including e.g. many Materials Science and Chemical Engineering courses, it's not a bad option as it adds the possibility of Chemistry, some Medicine courses, and maybe a handful of chemically related bioscience courses (like Pharmacology - possibly). It's also a useful combination for e.g. Earth Sciences and similar which is a bit broader and more interdisciplinary as a physical science.

    Chemistry opens the most options in combination with other sciences - a physical science combination with Chemistry allows you to be able to go into Chemistry itself, other Physical Science subjects (and CS/Maths for some courses, especially if you also take FM), as well as some medical/bioscience courses. This would also be suitable for e.g. Law (any combination) or Economics (any with Maths, and ideally FM).
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    (Original post by imthegenius)
    What do you want to study at uni?

    just curious
    Not completely sure. Maybe maths/economics. Medicine/dentistry. I also quite like the sound of law but not sure if it is really the career for me as I don’t particularly like public speaking and I’m very indecisive! 😂
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