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Hey, so there are quite a few GCSEs available that are widely considered 'soft' subjects and aren't prerequisites for higher learning (Non-Requirement GCSEs) like A-levels or even University.

Like GCSE Marine Science, GCSE Engineering, GCSE Electronics, GCSE Sociology, GCSE Psychology, GCSE Business Studies etc.

Further, there are GCSEs and A Levels which are just considered absolutely irrelevant, like GCSE Travel & Tourism, GCSE Citizenship, GCSE Humanities, GCSE Accounting, A Level Critical Thinking, A Level General Studies and GCSE Global Perspectives

Is it really fair for schools to offer GCSEs or A Levels like this to their students, who may not know that these aren't considered 'valuable' and thus have a worse set of qualifications as a result?

[Note: I do 3 of the aforementioned subjects but I just wanted to point it out since it seems like a strange system to me)]
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GCSEs are about giving you a foundation of knowledge, it doesn't really matter what subjects they're in.

I think it's something you can appreciate more years down the line when the subject does become relevant or helps with your ability to think about the news, things like that.
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