Subjects

Why Study Maths?

Maths, like its good friend English, is a core subject at school, which we must all study at least up to GCSE level. Most universities and employers will want you to have a grade C in English and maths...  

Why Study English Language and Literature?

English is a core subject at school, which we must all study at least up to GCSE level. If you're soon to have that under your belt and are thinking about your A-level options, you may...  

Why Study Chemistry?

Chemists get to ask some great questions, from “If I set this on fire what will happen?” to “If I combine these elements together in the right way can I create something totally new”?...  

What are facilitating subjects?

Facilitating subjects are the subjects most commonly required or preferred by universities to get on to a range of degree courses. They help you keep your options open when choosing a degree, and many...  

Why Study Psychology?

What makes people tick? Why do some people behave the way they do?  Why do different things affect your mood and confidence? If you've ever spent time thinking about these puzzles, psychology might be...  

Why Study Biology?

Biologists are scientists who study the natural world and all the living things in it, from the largest mammals down to our very own microscopic DNA. They try to understand how animals and organisms work...  

Why Study History?

People who study history are fearless explorers of the past. They investigate past politics, societies, cultures, languages, health, art, education, money, conflicts and more, look at how things have developed...  

Why Study Physics?

Physicists are the greediest scientists around as they’ve chosen to study the entire universe. No big deal... Physicists look for all the hidden laws that explain why all matter (that’s every...  

Why Study Geography?

Are you interested in how the world works? Literally? Then Geography could be for you. What is Geography? Geography is a pretty unique subject because it looks at both the physical structure of the planet...  

Five awesome careers in geography

Thinking about studying geography at GCSE or A-level? There's a lot more to it than just volcanoes, field trips and colouring in maps, in fact there's a whole host of cool careers in geography out...  

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