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    At the moment i'm doing Psychology, ICT and Relgious studies - i find them ok and i'm thinking of picking an As next year , these are the subjects i can get into:

    Applied Business
    Design and Technology
    Food Technology
    Government and Politics
    Latin
    Sports Studies
    Music Technology
    Classical Civilisation
    English Literature
    Modern History
    Economics and Business Studies
    Film Studies
    Sociology

    Which one of these stands out?
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    English Lit, Government and Politics, Latin, Classical Civilisation, Modern History. All very respected.
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    Can i ask why you want to pick up an extra AS? It is extra work but won't help with meeting any offers.

    Out of those i would say Latin, English Lit, History and Economics are the most respected. But obviously it is up to you to decide which you think you'd enjoy the most.
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    (Original post by schrodinger's cat)
    Can i ask why you want to pick up an extra AS? It ios extra work but won't help with meeting any offers.

    Out of those i would say Latin, English Lit, History and Economics are the most respected. But obviously it is up to you to decide which you think you'd enjoy the most.
    I thought it might , i think i screwed my religious studies exam up and i just wanted to pick another AS or is it worth concentrating on the current a-levels , try to get AAA
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    I thought it might , i think i screwed my religious studies exam up and i just wanted to pick another AS or is it worth concentrating on the current a-levels , try to get AAA
    Well this is just my opinion and i havn't been in the same situation as you (i took 5 at AS, 4 at A2) but the way i see it; you would still have to continue with r.s. because you need at least 3 full A2s and the benefits to an application from an extra AS only really come from when you already have the grade in it (i.e. in first year). So i don't really see its use? If you are applying to a uni that requires (or prefers) an extra AS then that is different, i was just wondering your reasons.
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    I thought it might , i think i screwed my religious studies exam up and i just wanted to pick another AS or is it worth concentrating on the current a-levels , try to get AAA
    Definitely try to get AAA. Do you have another AS from year 12? If so, I say don't bother taking another one.
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    (Original post by chevina)
    Definitely try to get AAA. Do you have another AS from year 12? If so, I say don't bother taking another one.
    I dont have one from last year , i've only got three AS's , if i got AAA but i re-took alot of units would it still be considerd good? I can get B's with no retakes and A's if i re- take
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    (Original post by Jack Sparrow)
    I dont have one from last year , i've only got three AS's , if i got AAA but i re-took alot of units would it still be considerd good? I can get B's with no retakes and A's if i re- take
    Yeah, AAA is definitely very good. Have in mind that some universities ask for a fourth AS - I know Warwick and UCL often do.
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    Personally I wouldn't bother picking up another.
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    if ur doin psychology then sociology is closely rel8ed so i wudnt bother with that
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    eng lit for sure
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    I picked up Further Maths AS this year because I thought it would enhance my application. However, I emailed the universities I chose and none of them raved about the idea. I dropped it after a term, and concentrated on getting AAA, and think it was the right choice!
 
 
 

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