Best IB subjects to take for CS Watch

Yousif-Alnajjat
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I am looking at taking Computer Science at uni and my school does not offer CS as an IB subject, but I will be doing my CS A Level along with the rest of my GCSEs. What would be the best IB subjects to take? I'm considering:

HL:
Maths
Physics
Econ

SL:
Abinitio Mandarin
Psychology
English and World Literature
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It isn't necessary to take CS to HL/A-level to study it at university, for the vast majority of courses. In fact most don't expect you to have any experience programming, even. HL/A-level Maths is the most common requirement, which you will be taking, so you've satisfied the requirements for the majority of courses already.

If you were going to take an additional A-level, I would suggest A-level Further Maths would be more useful than CS, particularly if you are interested in Oxbridge/Imperial. Otherwise I probably wouldn't recommend bothering with an extra A-level.
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Definitely take HL Maths, my friend only realised he wanted to do computer science towards the end of first year and as he didn't take HL maths, he was very restricted in terms of the universities that would accept him despite being predicted 38+ points. One of the major (and possibly only as many don't expect you to take CS before) requirements for a CS course at most universities is HL maths. Your other subjects should be subjects you enjoy and know you will get high grades in, in order to achieve a high total number of points
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