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    Im doing biology and I would find it a bit weird doing English at the same time.

    imo the two subjects dont really go, but thats just me.

    It would be a very academic degree and would look great if you were looking towards teaching or something similar as a career.
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    It is a bit of a strange combination, but if both of the subjects interest you then there's no reason why you shouldn't do a degree in them both. However, it could perhaps be worth picking one or the other, because then a larger selection of universities is then open to you. Don't worry too much about "keeping your options open" though, because a degree in English or Biology will be a good, solid degree if you manage to get, say, a 2:1 in it. Perhaps ironically, doing a joint degree may close some doors, because some specialist careers demand a deeper or broader knowledge of a subject than a joint honours can give you.
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    If you enjoy both subjects, do them. It will give you variety so you won't get bored with one subject and will also keep your options open career-wise.
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    Thanks for the replies. Yeah, that's true, there aren't that much unis I found doing that particular joint course compared to the number ones I found doing them seperate. Maybe I will choose just one, I'll see how I'll feel in time.
 
 
 
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