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A-level choices

Pick the right A-level subjects and options for you

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What A-levels do you need to study philosophy?

Want to study philosophy at university? Find out the philosophy entry requirements and what A-levels to take with our helpful guide. 

01 May 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study English?

Can I do an English degree with my A-levels? Find out what subjects to take and what kind of jobs an English degree can lead to. 

01 May 2018

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What A-levels do you need for modern languages?

What qualifications are needed for a language degree? Find out whether you need a French or German A-level. Discover the best university for modern language.

01 May 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study sociology?

What are the current sociology degree requirements? We explain the A-Level subjects to consider to find the best university to study sociology.

01 May 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study drama?

What subjects are needed to take a drama degree? We explain what A-levels to choose if you’re aiming to study drama at university.

30 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study music?

What are the entry requirements for a music degree? We explain the A-Levels to consider, grades needed and the best university to study music.

30 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study sports science?

What qualifications do you need to study sports science subjects? We explain the A-levels most useful for entry requirements to top sporting universities. 

30 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study computer science?

Want to study computer science at university and wondering what the entry requirements are? Find out what A-level subjects to pick with our helpful degree guide.

30 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study biology?

Wondering what your biology degree entry requirements are? We reveal the best A-level subjects and help you choose from the many different biology courses at uni. 

30 April 2018

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How NOT to make A-level choices

If you're picking your A-levels like this, you're asking for trouble. This is definitely not the way to pick your A-level subjects.

27 April 2018

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Quick guide to BTECs

What is a BTEC and what universities accept them? We explain the different types of BTEC and what their equivalent is in Ucas points.

18 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study biochemistry?

Wondering what your biochemistry degree requirements are? We reveal what A-Llevel subjects to take and what university to choose for your science degree. 

18 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to become a teacher?

What qualifications do you need to be a teacher? We explain the A-levels it will be useful to have before you do a teacher training course.

16 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to become a nurse?

What qualifications do you need to be a nurse or midwife? To do a nursing degree, there are certain A-levels you should take. Find out more.

16 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to become an engineer?

Whatever type of engineering you want to study, it’s important to know the A-Level entry requirements to get into the university course of your choice. Find out what A-levels you need to become an engineer.

16 April 2018

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Making the jump from GCSEs to A-levels

What’s the transition from GCSE to A-levels like? See what you can expect, including how you can best prepare.

09 April 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study psychology?

What are the entry requirements for psychology? We explain the A-Levels you could consider for a career in the social sciences.

28 March 2018

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Five study habits you should begin now

Pick up these study tips ASAP, and see the difference in your grades come the end of the year.

27 March 2018

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Which AS-level subject should you drop?

Choosing which AS subject to drop? Here are some important factors to weigh up when deciding which subjects to continue with next year

14 March 2018

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What A-levels do you need to become a doctor?

Are you an aspiring doctor? Here are the A-levels you need to study to make sure you get that all-important university place to study medicine.

01 February 2018

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Six things you need to know before making your final A-level choices

Check out our six need-to-know pieces of advice to help you make the right A-level choices.

15 January 2018

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A-levels and AS-levels, explained

Confused about how your As and A-level studies are structured? Here we aim to clear up any confusion including the latest re-shaping of the structure.

11 January 2018

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Why your AS-level grades still really matter

Contrary to what you may hear, AS-levels are still important following the recent shake-up of A-levels, in particular when it comes to applying for university.

11 January 2018

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A-level reforms: what they mean for you

A-levels have changed dramatically in the last few years. See how these will affect your AS-level and A-level studies.

07 January 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study law?

Budding barrister or solicitor? See if A-level law is a must-have to study it at degree level, plus subjects that are useful to have and examples of law degree entry requirements universities ask for.

07 January 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study physics?

What are the best A-levels to take for a physics degree? Find out the entry requirements with our helpful university guide. 

05 January 2018

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What A-levels do you need to study chemistry?

What A-levels should you take for a chemistry degree place? Find out the entry requirements with our helpful university guide. 

05 January 2018

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How Chloe managed the leap from GCSE to A-levels

Having just finished Year 12, Chloe gives us the lowdown on transitioning from GCSEs to A-levels, how she picked her subjects, what surprised her and more.

15 August 2017

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Results day 2016: how it all went down

Last minute meltdowns, results reactions, cupcakes, Snapchat Stories – this is how results day 2016 went down in one school.

15 June 2017

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Uni applicant diaries: what I wish I'd known about Year 12

Making A-level choices this year? To help you get it right, we asked last year's Year 12 students and uni applicant bloggers Catherine and Hannah what they wish they'd known beforehand...

01 September 2016

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