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    After IGCSE, our school provide options to choose from these subjects: physics, biology, chemistry, maths, English language and economics. These options doesn't include humanitarian subjects or social sciences. I plan to take geography, sociology, English language etc. This has already been done in my school by our seniors (one of them took sociology)
    I have never done homeschooling.
    I am unsure about the studying methods and whether it is a good option to select these subjects. I am the person who never understand anything if I don't like the subject and I know that I won't be happy taking science. What is advisable? Bear through science and maths? Or take the subjects even if I am not sure about the studying methods etc?
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    Is this for ALevel? ALevels are very difficult and a massive step up from GCSE - learning it yourself will be hard, but not impossible. If you do not like maths and science and don’t want a degree which will require them then don’t take it! It’s hard gruelling work for nothing. What subjects do you want to study? Bear in mind that you will have to be very dedicated to your work and do it off your own back, including essays, additional reading and things. Is there any chance you could move to a different sixth form? Or college?
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    (Original post by Scarlettcake)
    Is this for ALevel? ALevels are very difficult and a massive step up from GCSE - learning it yourself will be hard, but not impossible. If you do not like maths and science and don’t want a degree which will require them then don’t take it! It’s hard gruelling work for nothing. What subjects do you want to study? Bear in mind that you will have to be very dedicated to your work and do it off your own back, including essays, additional reading and things. Is there any chance you could move to a different sixth form? Or college?

    Yes, it is for A level. I am planning to take geography, sociology, English language, English literature. The subjects are along the humanitarian category. Changing school will be difficult.
    Are humanitarian subjects difficult to study without tutors? Any methods of studying to understand concepts without tutors' help? Having done English language for IGCSE, I know that without teachers it will be difficult.

    I am not a huge fan of science subjects. Though I like science and learning about it, it is not my strong point when it comes to exams. I prefer humanitarian and social subjects. Aiming to take English language or humanitarian subjects for uni.
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    It is possible, you just have to be super timetabled about it. You would need to plan your curriculum ahead, plan additional reading etc. It would be VERY hard without a tutor who could mark essays and give you advice on content and exams. In fact I think it would be impossible without a tutor. I would seriously consider changing sixth form as it will give you a much better chance at achieving high grades.
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    (Original post by Scarlettcake)
    It is possible, you just have to be super timetabled about it. You would need to plan your curriculum ahead, plan additional reading etc. It would be VERY hard without a tutor who could mark essays and give you advice on content and exams. In fact I think it would be impossible without a tutor. I would seriously consider changing sixth form as it will give you a much better chance at achieving high grades.
    Okay. But what about students who are unable to change schools? What are the recommendations?
    Will consider changing school.
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    In what way are you unable to change sixth form? Are there really no others nearby?
    Onine could work but it would be hard xx
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    (Original post by bluebells1)
    In what way are you unable to change sixth form? Are there really no others nearby?
    Onine could work but it would be hard xx
    There are two schools which provide this syllabus. However like my school, it only provides science and maths. As well as that, there are no tutors who can teach this syllabus, especially in the subjects I chose.
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    That sounds so un lucky wow there were at least 5 sixth forms or sixth form colleges near me to choose from that all did a wide range of subjects.

    What have your parents suggested?
 
 
 

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