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    Discuss please! Want to know what I’m letting myself in for.
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    Personally, chemistry by far. Biology is just a lot of memorising content whereas chemistry is way more application (and maths which is not my strong suit). Don't get me wrong they're both application heavy but I feel like Biology is easier to waffle and get the marks (when the mark scheme isn't ridiculously picky that is).
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    Chemistry is way harder in my opinion, but it probably varies from person to person.
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    I study Biochemistry at uni and definitely find the pure chemistry components a lot harder than the biology ones. Both can be really heavy though!
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    For A level chemistry the content is harder but biology there is a lot of content at the end of 2 years
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    Definitely chemistry. The A-level course I did split chemistry into 2 topic areas; inorganic and organic chemistry. I struggled really badly with the organic chemistry units, and it led me to being really stressed and is the reason I left sixth form.
    Biology is still difficult, but easier to get your head round. I still got a U in the mock exams, but I managed to get a B in the summer exams. As yeahthatonethere said, it's easier to pick up marks in biology, because you can just ramble. Whereas with chemistry, you have to know what you're talking about and be specific. Chemistry is also more mathematical, and if they've taken the equations and formulas sheet out of exam papers, it's going to be a lot trickier than when I was studying.
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    For Biology i got a D but for Chemistry I got U and then I did a resit the next year and got another U.... I hope that answers your question lol
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    Apparently chemistry is the harder of the two, but I seem to get higher grades than my opposite biology teachers.

    Go me.
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    chemistry 100% biology is more about memory but in chemistry you have to apply a lot of knowledge to every single question
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    If you are competent in maths Chemistry is far easier in my opinion. It is more about applying your knowledge rather than just bulk learning facts. Although my view point is definitely biased since I am studying Chemistry next year at Uni
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    Chemistry overall.
    However it does vary from person to person. If you are good at maths but have a crappy memory then biology will be harder as its just memory.
 
 
 

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