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Really confused about my A levels

Guys I really need help, I am so confused about which subjects to take,
I have taken subjects like Maths, Economics, Accounting and CS. I am confused whether to keep CS or swap it out with BS. Please help me, I am in real trouble, I feel like quitting everything, please guide me.
calm down, no need to panic. what r ur career goals, what subjects do u like? have u looker at the spec for each subject? spoke with teachers?
Thank you so much for replying, I am really confused about it, my career goals are to eventually do a business later on in life, I like all the subjects but yes I am a little more interested in BS, but the US unis consider it overlapping so not sure about taking it, also my teachers don't say anything specific that are like ur wish and all, please guide me
Original post by Confusedmanan
Thank you so much for replying, I am really confused about it, my career goals are to eventually do a business later on in life, I like all the subjects but yes I am a little more interested in BS, but the US unis consider it overlapping so not sure about taking it, also my teachers don't say anything specific that are like ur wish and all, please guide me


so u want to do an international business degree? have u looked at the specific requirements for unis u r considering?
Thank you again, I don't have any specific unis in mind, but yes in the US or UK, and there no such specific requirements mentioned, also where are you from and which grade. Thanks for helping
Since you haven't actually started the courses yet, I would recommend keeping computer science for around a month to see if it is really something that you are interested in. However, if you don't enjoy it, your school should allow you to drop it and take business studies instead. Most schools will allow you a grace period to try out and change your subjects and it's wise to make your final decision before December of year 12 so you wouldn't have missed out on too much. Don't panic, you're not in any trouble.
Original post by desperate-peculi
Since you haven't actually started the courses yet, I would recommend keeping computer science for around a month to see if it is really something that you are interested in. However, if you don't enjoy it, your school should allow you to drop it and take business studies instead. Most schools will allow you a grace period to try out and change your subjects and it's wise to make your final decision before December of year 12 so you wouldn't have missed out on too much. Don't panic, you're not in any trouble.


following on, check with the skl if they can do this. business may end up clashing with ur other subjects and u will be stuck. moving sixth forms isnt ideal. ask for the blocks each subject is in and go to a sixth form where u have this flexibility
Original post by desperate-peculi
Since you haven't actually started the courses yet, I would recommend keeping computer science for around a month to see if it is really something that you are interested in. However, if you don't enjoy it, your school should allow you to drop it and take business studies instead. Most schools will allow you a grace period to try out and change your subjects and it's wise to make your final decision before December of year 12 so you wouldn't have missed out on too much. Don't panic, you're not in any trouble.

Thank you so much for replying. I had Computer science in my IGCSE level and I scored quite good marks, I know what both subjects offer, but which is a better for the unis, eventually I want to do a business, economics, math side degree but if I am not wrong, you don't require BS in A levels to pursue a business degree as many science students also are admitted, Will CS give me a upper hand or not, BS is a subject I can do alone, but for CS I'll need tutions, thats not an issue but. I have to decide right now, I don't have a month that's the reason I am panicking, really confused
Original post by ismaelishere
following on, check with the skl if they can do this. business may end up clashing with ur other subjects and u will be stuck. moving sixth forms isnt ideal. ask for the blocks each subject is in and go to a sixth form where u have this flexibility

Sorry but can you explain the sixth form thing, I couldn't understand what you are trying to convey. Thanks for your support
Original post by Confusedmanan
Sorry but can you explain the sixth form thing, I couldn't understand what you are trying to convey. Thanks for your support


based on what u said earlier i dont think sixth form applies to u.

if ur looking to impress uni thru science, physics would be ur best bet. a lot of the skills handling numerical data transfer well. also science students being admitted is not only due to them having taken science. science students r already very smart so will get in one way or another. u dont need to take science as its not a hard requirement for business. pick subjects u will get the best grades in.
Original post by ismaelishere
based on what u said earlier i dont think sixth form applies to u.
if ur looking to impress uni thru science, physics would be ur best bet. a lot of the skills handling numerical data transfer well. also science students being admitted is not only due to them having taken science. science students r already very smart so will get in one way or another. u dont need to take science as its not a hard requirement for business. pick subjects u will get the best grades in.


also if i can do further maths that would be the ultimate key to impress them. but if u get bad grades in it theres no point.
Original post by ismaelishere
based on what u said earlier i dont think sixth form applies to u.
if ur looking to impress uni thru science, physics would be ur best bet. a lot of the skills handling numerical data transfer well. also science students being admitted is not only due to them having taken science. science students r already very smart so will get in one way or another. u dont need to take science as its not a hard requirement for business. pick subjects u will get the best grades in.

I didn't do the sciences in my IGCSE levels, so taking that wouldn't be possible now, talking about further maths, my school doesn't offer that. I am stuck between picking CS or BS, 😞, this thing is troubling me a lot.
Original post by Confusedmanan
I didn't do the sciences in my IGCSE levels, so taking that wouldn't be possible now, talking about further maths, my school doesn't offer that. I am stuck between picking CS or BS, 😞, this thing is troubling me a lot.

pick what will get u highest grade. u will need high UCAS point to even apply.

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