Mathematics: Further Maths - A Level (EdExcel)

Start Date: 5 September 2022
Duration: 2 Years
Attendance: Full Time
Level: Level 3
Location: King's Cross Centre
Suitable for: School Leavers
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Start Date: 4 September 2023
Duration: 2 Years
Attendance: Full Time
Level: Level 3
Location: King's Cross Centre
Suitable for: School Leavers
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ABOUT THE COURSE

Further Maths is a challenging qualification, which both extends and deepens your knowledge and understanding beyond the standard A Level Mathematics. If you enjoy mathematics, it provides a challenge and a chance to explore new and more sophisticated mathematical concepts. You will also study further applications of mathematics in mechanics, statistics and decision mathematics. If you are planning to study for a degree in areas such as as Engineering, Science, Computing, Finance, Economics, or perhaps Mathematics itself, you will benefit enormously from taking Further Mathematics, as it introduces new topics such as matrices and complex numbers that are vital in many of these degrees.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

Topics covered can include:

  • Algebra 
  • Geometry 
  • Trigonometry 
  • Calculus 
  • Complex numbers
  • Matrices 
  • Proof 
  • Hyperbolic functions
  • Polar coordinates 
  • Differential equations

WHAT WILL I NEED?

You will need:

  • Three GCSEs at grade 5 or above plus two further GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English Language
  • If your English Language GCSE is at grade 4, one of your three GCSEs at grade 5 or above must be a literary subject (e.g. English Literature, History, Business Studies, Sociology, Geography)
  • Grade 7 or above in Maths
  • A reference from your previous school/college

All applicants must have an interview to confirm that A Levels are suitable for them.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

During the 1st year there will be 5 formal internal assessments which you will need to pass in order to progress into the 2nd year. At the end of the 2nd year there are three public examinations.

WHAT WILL IT COST?

none

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER?

HE, Engineering, Acturalial Science, Finance 

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