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    Okay I know this question has been asked loads of times, but i don't want to make a mistake

    Im doing maths, history, economics and ICT and think that maybe i should drop one. (my results were BAAB).
    History is the one I find the hardest etc, and ICT being the easiest (its out of these 2 which to drop) however i know that ICT is no where near as well respected with some/most unis.

    I was thinking of doing all 4, and not concentrating on ICT (or history). I would think that it is better to get a C at A level rather than an A (or a B) at AS, is this true?

    (I want to do an Economics degree at uni)
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    (Original post by Hrov)
    Okay I know this question has been asked loads of times, but i don't want to make a mistake

    Im doing maths, history, economics and ICT and think that maybe i should drop one. (my results were BAAB).
    History is the one I find the hardest etc, and ICT being the easiest (its out of these 2 which to drop) however i know that ICT is no where near as well respected with some/most unis.

    I was thinking of doing all 4, and not concentrating on ICT (or history). I would think that it is better to get a C at A level rather than an A (or a B) at AS, is this true?

    (I want to do an Economics degree at uni)
    Sorry for the long post
    Okay, so I have no background in an Economics degree, but I imagine that History is probably not related, correct me if I'm wrong

    For this reason and the fact that you say it's the hardest, I'd drop History. Keep ICT, as you say it's the easiest, and make sure you get an A.

    Regarding the whole thing was C as A Level vs A/B at AS Level, I think the AS Level would be better, assuming you got A's in the other A Level subject.

    Look at it this way, A's and B's in Maths, Economics, ICT, or A's and B's in M & E, and a C in History... uni's want more A's so if you can guarantee an A in ICT don't drop it.

    p.s. not a very good post, hopefully you'll make sense of it, lol, oh and I don't know what you are predicted in Maths/Economics so A's and B's is just to show you the difference... AAB say (with ICT) or ABC (with History)?
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    (Original post by EierVonSatan)
    Ask yourself what you hope to gain from doing a fourth A-level in history...it's not that important as universities make their offers based on 3, personally I would drop it if you think its going to hinder your other A-levels. I had 4 at A2 level but only got offers for 3.
    Thanks for advice everyone.

    That is what i am saying, i wouldn't let it hinder any other A level as the others would have priority over the 4th subject. I know that most offer grades, but if i slipped up on another subject and had an offer on points, 80 points or even 60 from a D would come in handy.
 
 
 

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