Mathematics With Further Maths A Level

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code MFM-A2L
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

Students who take Further Mathematics demonstrate a strong commitment to their studies, as well as learning Mathematics that eases the transition to any Mathematics-related degree. For someone who enjoys Mathematics, it provides a challenge and a chance to explore new and more sophisticated mathematical concepts. Please note, Maths with Further Maths counts as two A Level options.                           

Details

Algebra and functions, Co-ordinate geometry, Sequences and series, Differentiation, Integration, Trigonometry, Exponentials and logarithms, Numerical methods and Vectors, Complex numbers, Numerical solution of equations, Coordinate systems, Matrix algebra, Proof, Inequalities, Differential equations, Vectors, Hyperbolic functions.

During the two years the following applications

are studied:

• Statistics, which includes Statistical models, Data representation and summary, Probability, Correlation and regression, Discrete and continuous random variables.

• Mechanics, which includes Mechanical models, Vectors, Kinematics, Particle dynamics, Statics of particles and rigid bodies.


How will it be delivered?

At the end of the first year you will sit exams that make up an A Level in Maths. In the second year you will take an A Level in Further Maths.

Entry requirements

A grade 8 or above in Maths is preferred and a grade 7 is required. Further Maths must be taken as part of a 4 subject A Level programme and students must meet the College entry requirement for this.

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