Mathematics (Further)

  • Course type: A level
  • Awarding/exam body: Edexcel

Introduction

Maths 006

Must be taken alongside Mathematics A level. Can be taken as a fourth A level.

 

 

 

 

  • Course description...

    Half of the course will be extra Pure Maths, one quarter will be Decision Maths and one quarter will be extra Statistics.  Statistics could be replaced by Mechanics depending on the group preference.

    Pure Maths: Includes vectors, complex numbers and matrices.

    Decision: Using networks and graphs to solve maximising or minimising problems.

    Statistics: Hypothesis testing and goodness of fit tests.

  • Course assessment...

    Assessment is 100% examination based.
    There will be three exams.

  • This course can lead to...

    It is highly recommended if you are considering studying a degree in Maths, Physics, Engineering, Computing or Economics at one of the best universities.

  • Entry requirements...

    In addition to our Programme Entry Requirements, applicants must also meet specific Course Entry Requirements:

    Grade 7 in Maths; GCSE score of 5.5 or above

  • Course Highlights...

    Several of our Further Maths students have taken part in Saturday Schools at universities.

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