subject selection

  1. B

    help with y12 subject selection

    right now i'm taking adv math, adv eng, bio, spanish beginners, sac and business. i'm really worried about only doing 10 units, but I always thought i would drop sac because of the pip, is doing only 10 really that risky? i've also been thinking about dropping to standard maths since my maths...
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    I recently got my year 11 subjects and would like to get some advice

    So for year 11, I got the subjects English advanced, Maths extension, Chemistry, Physics, and economics. I really wanted to do engineering, and I have the option to still pick it, but it is only available in line 5, where I have Economics, which I wanted to do as well, but engineering was my...
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    subject selections year 11- HELP!!

    hi omg my subject selections are tomorrow!! i've thought out my subjects for a while and i plan on: ext eng ext math jap continuers chemistry bio But I've been getting cold feet for biology, is it really worth it doing two sciences?? Because everyone I know says that biology is a death trap and...
  4. gohyyng

    Subject Selection for Year 12

    Hi, I have some questions regarding pursuing Extension 2 English and dropping either Biology or Business. I was wondering whether or not doing a major work is time consuming and difficult in terms of completion. My procrastination level can get pretty bad so i'm not sure whether or not pursuing...
  5. A

    Economics vs Business studies

    Hi, I am in Year 10, and I am struggling to decide on my last 2 units for next year. These are the subjects I am definitely going to choose: English Advanced Mathematics Ext 1 Biology Chemistry Art For anyone doing either economics or business studies what are the advantages/disadvantages? how...
  6. A

    What were these science subjects like for your hsc?

    Have you done or are currently doing Physics/Chem/Bio for hsc? Do you regret it? Did you enjoy it? What was it like? How did you handle the workload? Was it worth it and was it difficult? Tomorrow is the last day before subject selection and I'm still unsure about exactly which science...
  7. yx0302n

    Year 11 Subject Selection

    Hello, I'm struggling to decide on my last two units for next year. So far, I have: 2 English 3 Maths 2 Biology 2 Chemistry 2 Physics and am unsure what to pick for my last two. I have an idea of either Economics, Modern History or PDHPE. I want to achieve the highest ATAR possible and do well...
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    pls help with subject selection

    I really want to go into either med or the scientific field (because I love science) but I'm a little worried. I want to do 3 science subjects but both chem and physics require a good level of math. I lack some foundational parts of mathematics (since I used to miss a lot of school due to...
  9. #26MysteryMarker

    These subjects good for y12?

    3U Maths 3U English Physics Biology Modern History (Ranked amongst the top in all of em, but people consider this to be a weird combo)
  10. mary555

    90+ ATAR Likelihood

    hi, i'm in year 10 and subject selection is coming up, so I was wondering what the likelihood of receiving of a 90+ atar is with the subjects i'm thinking about taking: - advanced english - extension 1 english - studies of religion 1 (compulsory in my school) - advanced maths - modern history -...
  11. scholarpuppy

    YR11 SUBJECT SELECTION help! thanks xx

    Hello! I am YR10 in a top selective school, soon going to go through the YR11 subject selection process and willing to accept any advice at all. I am aiming to get a 98+ atar and I hope to study entrepreneurship/economics and design a double degree or medicine. Thank you. I plan on taking: -...
  12. S

    Engineering Studies vs Physics

    How similar is engineering studies to physics? Would doing them both in years 11 and 12 be a good idea?
  13. Z

    Drop Economics or Chemistry?? Please Help

    Hey All, I am currently doing Ext1 Math, ADV English, Legal Studies, Economics, Chemistry and Physics for perlims. I am planning to pick up ext2 math for year 12 and don't want to do 14 units. Thinking of either dropping economics or chemistry. Does anyone have any opinions on either of the...
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    Subjection Selection Year 10

    I'm currently not sure what subjects to choose this year for my HSC. I'm certain that I want to take Economics, 3U Math, 3U English but I'm not sure whether to take Phys, Chem or Modern History. I did quite well in a recent Physics test, in comparison with other peers so I don't know if I should...
  15. isaezra

    what subjects to pick, and what courses to apply for, to become a doctor without wasting your money and time

    TL;DR If you want to go into medicine; 1. take chemistry, and advanced math or higher 2. sit the UCAT 3. apply for early entry into the "Bachelors of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery" (MBBS) at JCU and Curtin 4. if you don't get in, apply for regular UAC entry into any MBBS 5. if you don't get in...
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    Year 11 Subject Selection

    Hi so my subject selections are due in soon... and I'm still undecided on my final one or two subjects. The ones I've mostly decided on so far are: 3u Maths English Advanced Physics Chem And I wanted to have 13 units for year 11 as I don't know how I'll like the rest of my subjects. Some...
  17. kitty15003

    Food Tech or Visual Art

    Hi everyone, The subjects that I am doing right now (yr 11) are: Advanced English legal studies (distance) modern history ancient history visual art textiles The subjects I am the least confident in is textiles and visual arts,,, I'm definitely dropping textiles but I also want to drop...
  18. S

    Subject selections

    Subject selections will be on in early August and I have two ideas of what I'll be picking (shown below), would love to hear which option I should pick by you guys. One thing I've been seeing is that generally those who do well in Maths Extension (band 6), do extremely well in their ATAR's is...
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    Year 11 Subjection Selection

    Hi, I am in year 10 and am looking for advice or tips on subject selection. I am looking to study: 1. English Ext 2 2. Maths Ext 1 3. Chemistry 4. Biology 5. Legal studies?? I am planning on dropping whatever 5th subject I choose so that I have 11 units for yr 12. I am interested in legal...
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    Hey, so im basically in year 11 and I have to pick my subjects for next year. I'm thinking: -Maths Extension 2 -English Advanced -Biology -Chemistry Everyone is saying that 10 units is risky, and I have always like commerce (business studies side) so I was wondering if I should take business...