Maths - A Level (Edexcel)apply now Options
|Course Title||Maths - A Level (Edexcel)|
|Start Date||9th September 2019|
|Fees||Fee details on enquiry. All learners are fee-assessed at enrolment|
About the Course
A levels are subject-based qualifications that can lead to university, further study, training, or work. You can choose to study three A levels over two years or a combination of A Levels and vocational A Level equivalent qualifications such as BTEC Certificates (equivalent to an AS)/ Extended Certificates (equivalent to a whole A Level).
You may also wish to complete an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) during your second year. When choosing A levels subjects it is important to consider what you are likely to enjoy and be good at. If you enjoy a subject or have an ability in it already, you are more likely to do well. Also if you have a particular career, job, or further study in mind, you may need to choose specific subjects in order to meet entry requirements.
What you will study
The Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Advanced GCE in Mathematics consists of three externally-examined papers covering the following topics:
Content overview:Pure Maths ? Topic 1 – Proof ? Topic 2 – Algebra and functions ?
Topic 3 – Coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane ? Topic 4 – Sequences and series ? Topic 5 – Trigonometry ? Topic 6 – Exponentials and logarithms ? Topic 7 – Differentiation ? Topic 8 – Integration ? Topic 9 – Numerical methods ? Topic 10 – Vectors. Statistics and Mechanics ? Topic 1 – Statistical sampling ? Topic 2 – Data presentation and interpretation ? Topic 3 – Probability ? Topic 4 – Statistical distributions ? Topic 5 – Statistical hypothesis testing ? Topic 6 – Quantities and units in mechanics ? Topic 7 – Kinematics ? Topic 9 – Forces and Newton’s laws ? Topic 9 – Moments
During the 1st year there will be 5 formal internal assessments and the opportunity to sit the AS public examinations 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.
Progress to a wide range of degree and other higher education courses, apprenticeships or employment.
General A-Level entry requirements: Three GCSEs at grade 5 or above plus two further GCSEs at grade C or above. Additional entry requirements: Grade 6 or above in GCSE Maths and successful completion of a Maths entry test. You will also need a good reference.
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