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    I chose to do maths, physics, bio, and chem for my a levels, and i’m currently in year 12. i thought i wanted to go into dentistry or maybe engineering hence why i chose to do those specific a-levels (also my school doesn’t really offer lots of choices) anyways fast forward to the middle of year 12 and i realized i absolutely hate chemistry and i just wouldn’t be able to deal with studying it (although this could be from the teacher) i still really like dentistry as a career but i really don’t think i can go through however many years of uni doing chemistry. so basically now i guess i might do something related to engineering since i absolutely love maths and (most of) physics. but the thing is i’ll have to drop a subject next year in year 13 and almost everyone in this position would drop biology however i just CAN NOT deal with chemistry next year and i understand that bio physics and math aren’t the best combo of subjects and they don’t really complement each other and now i don’t know what to do
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    Have you looked at any prospective Engineering degrees to see what subjects they require? Manchester's Mechanical Engineering for example only requires Maths, Physics, and one other A Level, so you could drop the Chemistry without a problem. I'm sure there's plenty of others like that.
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    Most only need maths and physics
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    (Original post by 1234123456785678)
    I chose to do maths, physics, bio, and chem for my a levels, and i’m currently in year 12. i thought i wanted to go into dentistry or maybe engineering hence why i chose to do those specific a-levels (also my school doesn’t really offer lots of choices) anyways fast forward to the middle of year 12 and i realized i absolutely hate chemistry and i just wouldn’t be able to deal with studying it (although this could be from the teacher) i still really like dentistry as a career but i really don’t think i can go through however many years of uni doing chemistry. so basically now i guess i might do something related to engineering since i absolutely love maths and (most of) physics. but the thing is i’ll have to drop a subject next year in year 13 and almost everyone in this position would drop biology however i just CAN NOT deal with chemistry next year and i understand that bio physics and math aren’t the best combo of subjects and they don’t really complement each other and now i don’t know what to do
    So drop Chemistry - it's not a required subject for Engineering except for some instances of ChemEng. Maths & Physics plus any other A-level is fine for Engineering.

    Also, try breathing...
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    yes pretty much all universities ask for maths and physics (and sometimes fm) but the thing is id feel like i’m wasting my time if i did a level biology knowing that it wouldn’t at all help me while chemistry most likely would
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    Also, try breathing...
    haha yeah, sorry about that. i just read my post and realized how panicky i sounded.
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    yes pretty much all universities ask for maths and physics (and sometimes fm) but the thing is id feel like i’m wasting my time if i did a level biology knowing that it wouldn’t at all help me while chemistry most likely would
    If you enjoy biology then it's absolutely fine. Your 3rd A-level doesn't much matter for Engineering.

    The other option would be doing FM as your 3rd.
 
 
 
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